Total Nigeria Plc Fresh Graduate Recruitment for Solar Project Engineers

Posted on :

21 Feb, 2015

Category :

Project Jobs in Nigeria

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TOTAL is recruiting for its subsidiary in Nigeria, Total Nigeria Plc, a VIE – Solar Project Engineer.

Job Title: International Programme for Juniors (VIE) – Solar Project Engineer (M/F)

Auto req ID: 222BR
Workplace Location: Lagos (NGA)
Employment type: VIE
Experience level required: 0 – 3 years
Functional discipline: Industrial Projects
Branch: Marketing & Services
Proposed start date: July 2015
Interview location: PARIS LA DEFENSE

Job Description
The VIE, the International Internship Programme, is a French international corporate placement programme for young professionals.

TOTAL is recruiting for its subsidiary in Nigeria, TOTAL NIGERIA PLC, a VIE – Solar Project Engineer. Within the Technical Department, the VIE will work to monitor the followings projects:

  • Implementation of solar installations in service stations network (60%)
  • Calculation and installation of solar generators for professional customers (20%)
  • Calculation and installation of hybrid solar/diesel generators for telecom antennas (20%).

The selected candidate will receive a VIE allowance according to the Business France rates and the subsidiary will provide either a furnished accommodation or will grant an accommodation allowance.

Please check the following website to make sure that your application complies with the criteria to carry out a VIE assignment:

Candidate Profile

Education  and Knowledge:

  • A 5-year degree / Electrical Engineer with specialisation in renewable energy including photovoltaic.
  • Fluent in French and English.
  • Project management, electrical, solar installations, layouts reading/understanding.
  • Driving license required.

Relevant internships


  • Initiative
  • Autonomy
  • Open-minded
  • Adaptability
  • Ability to analyze and synthesize
  • Rigor – Reliability
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Customer service

Application Closing Date
30th March, 2015.

How To Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online