Position: Project Coordinator - Operations & Maintenance Livelihoods, SELCO Foundation Years of Experience: 5+ years Location: SELCO Foundation, Bangalore Starting date: Immediately
SELCO Foundation is an open source, not for profit organization that engages in field-based R&D and ecosystem building for deployment of clean energy solutions that alleviate poverty in tribal, rural and urban poor areas. The organization works in collaboration with practitioners in the social sector, energy entrepreneurs, NGOs from various developmental sectors to link the benefits of sustainable energy to poverty eradication. The organization works across verticals such as energy access, health, livelihoods with practitioners in the social sector, energy entrepreneurs and partners from various developmental sectors. More information about SELCO Foundation is available on our organization website.
As one of the priority development verticals, SELCO Foundation is actively integrating sustainable energy driven solutions for challenges in livelihoods such as Agriculture, microbusiness and animal husbandry. Over the last decade SELCO Foundation has deployed around 10,000+ DRE based livelihood solutions across its geographical focus areas such as Karnataka, Odisha, Jharkhand, NE and other states. In the coming 5-year SELCO Foundation’s strategy is to reach 50,000 more end users across the country. The rural entrepreneurs are provided with solar energy unit and solar powered livelihood appliances.
SELCO Foundation is looking for a highly motivated individual who is passionate about working in the overall sustainable energy sector for last mile communities. The broader goal is to use decentralized renewable energy to facilitate livelihood opportunities for low-income communities through the integration of climate inclusive technologies into the livelihood sectors. The Project Coordinator for O&M is responsible for coordinating all the post- installation deliverables including operation and maintenance of the solar system and equipment, annual maintenance by the vendors, end user follow-up, and make sure solutions provided are functioning well.
The Project Coordinator for O&M will primarily coordinate with all stakeholders (both internal and external) to implement O&M plans across the geographies specifically, North East India, Odisha and Karnataka and the main roles and responsibilities are:
Please click HERE to apply for the open position. Applications will be processed on a rolling basis. Remuneration will be commensurate with experience, caliber and organization policy. We look forward to hearing from people who identify with the vision of SELCO Foundation’s livelihood programs!