Hydropower Project Manager (Africa)

Job Title: Hydropower Project Manager (Africa)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South Africa,
Salary: Negotiable
REF: HQ00019926
Contact Name: Scott Fergie
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Allen & York are currently looking to recruit a Hydropower Project Manager required for a project in Africa with a reputable company that are involved in Power and Energy markets.


  • Taking charge of the construction process
  • Training and developing local staff on-site on how to handle, manage and maintain the project, turbines, racks, valves and other machinery
  • Dealing with EPC contractors, IPP bidding projects, PPA negotiations and project development in general
  • Management of contractors on site


  • Educated up to a degree level or equivalent in hydro power engineering
  • At least 15 years of experience with hydropower and plant construction
  • Previous experience in Africa project is preferred
  • Fluency in Portuguese & ideally mandarin

This is just one of many jobs that ALLEN & YORK are currently recruiting across the Middle East & North Africa (MENA) region. ALLEN & YORK are the specialist recruiters for the Middle East sustainability sector and actively recruit in the UAE (predominantly Dubai & Abu Dhabi), Qatar, Oman, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt and Morocco. Our international network of clients & candidates mean we have a demonstrable track record in recruiting high calibre professional staff across the world - get in touch to learn more.