How to Apply SEforALL Women in STEM Traineeship 2023

Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL) portal 2023 are now open, SEforALL in collaboration with EM-One Energy Solutions is recruiting women graduates for a traineeship programme in Sierra Leone. The traineeship will provide hands-on technical training with a focus on solar energy under the FCDO-funded health electrification project. Read through.

Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL) is an international organization working with leaders in government, the private sector and civil society to drive further, faster action toward achievement of Sustainable Development Goal 7 (SDG7), which calls for universal access to sustainable energy by 2030, and the Paris Agreement, which calls for reducing greenhouse gas emissions to limit climate warming to well below 2° Celsius (and striving for 1.5° Celsius).

Programme Details:

  • Duration of assignment: 6 months
  • Contract type: Full-time Short-Term Contract (Traineeship)
  • Department: Gender and Youth
  • Application Deadline: 11 Jan, 2024


The primary responsibilities will include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Energy Efficiency and Conservation.
  • PV Systems, Standalone and Off-Grid systems.
  • Integrated Systems.
  • Battery Sizing.
  • Inverter and Charge Controller sizing.
  • Conducting current and voltage measurements and performance characteristics.
  • Solar panel installations.
  • Using simulation software to design PV system dimensions.
  • Assessing site economic viability using measured radiation data.
  • Installing, integrating and commissioning solar systems.
  • Remote monitoring and system maintenance.
  • Trainees will also be expected to participate in daily activities under the supervision of their focal point, scheduled site visits, workshops, and supplementary training programmes arranged by SEforALL

Applicants Qualities:

  • Should be highly professional and punctual.
  • Should be willing and able to learn and apply new skills.
  • Should have excellent communication and collaboration skills.
  • Must be available for the entire duration of the training programme.
  • Must be a national or have legal residence and right to work in Sierra Leone


  • Applicants must be 18-35 years of age.
  • Only women applicants will be considered.
  • Recent graduates with bachelor’s or master’s degrees (obtained within the past 2 years) in a STEM field (e.g., sciences, renewable energy, engineering, or related areas). Note that applicants who have not fully completed their degree programme will not be considered.
  • 1-3 years of professional experience in energy, engineering or similar field.
  • Should demonstrate completion of technical education or courses related to the topics covered in the programme as highlighted above.


  • SEforALL offers exciting high-impact assignments, a collegial and creative work environment, and the opportunity for committed. professionals to thrive and grow within flat hierarchies and in the pursuit of an inspiring mission.
  • Applications received after the closing date will not be considered.
  • Only candidates short-listed for interviews will be notified.

How to Apply SEforALL Women in STEM Traineeship 2023

Interested applicant should note that their includes the following information and documents:

  • A detailed CV (attached to your application online)
  • We recommend candidates include a cover letter on why they should be considered for the opportunity (attached to your application online)

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