Description du poste
Join Our Team: Senior Engineer Position in Cameroon
Are you a dedicated and skilled engineer looking for an opportunity to make a real impact? Innovation: Africa (iA) is on the lookout for a passionate Senior Engineer to join our dynamic team in Cameroon.
About Innovation: Africa (iA)
Innovation: Africa is a non-profit organization committed to bringing solar and water technologies to rural communities in Africa. Our mission involves using solar energy to pump clean water and provide essential facilities such as schools, orphanages, and medical clinics with light and refrigeration. With over 950 completed projects, we've provided vital resources to more than 4.2 million people across Africa.
As a Senior Engineer at iA, you'll play a pivotal role in overseeing our solar water pumping systems, collaborating with local contractors, and providing technical support post-project completion. Your responsibilities will include project site identification, community engagement, system design, and construction supervision. You'll also manage relationships with various stakeholders, ensuring the successful implementation of our projects.
- Oversee all field operations related to solar-powered water projects, including project search, construction, and monitoring.
- Collaborate with local contractors for system design and civil construction works.
- Supervise and support engineers in our team, ensuring project design, construction inspections, and quality control.
- Conduct technical trainings and sensitization programs for water system beneficiaries.
- Manage relationships with municipal officers, local leaders, and international stakeholders.
- Respond to communications promptly and maintain regular contact with iA engineers globally.
- Bachelor’s Degree or professional diploma in Water-, Civil-, Electrical Engineering or related field; Master’s degree preferred.
- At least 10 years of experience in implementing rural water systems.
- Proficiency in Epanet is mandatory.
- Strong computer skills, including proficiency in email and Microsoft Office software.
- Driver’s license and flexibility in working hours.
- Proficiency in English and local languages.
Why Choose iA?
At Innovation: Africa, we offer a dynamic work environment where your skills and dedication directly contribute to transforming lives. We embrace diversity and encourage female candidates to apply.
How to Apply
- Send your cover letter and CV as a single PDF attachment to
- Save the file with your full name.
- Include “Senior Engineer in Cameroon” and your country in the email subject line.
Innovation: Africa is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to inclusivity and diversity.
All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, or disability.
Join us in making a difference!