Dear fellow development practioners in Indonesia,

Physikalisch- Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB) is currently looking for short-term experts in Indonesia.  PTB is the National Metrology Institute of Germany and one of the implementing agencies of the International Cooperation funded by the Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development of Germany (BMZ). PTB together with the Directorate for New and Renewable Energies and Energy Conservation (EBTKE) is implementing the project “Strengthening Quality Infrastructure for the Photovoltaic (PV) Sector in Indonesia”. The objective of the project is to improve quality assurance in the PV sector to support new and existing PV systems in Indonesia in line with international good practice.

To increase the flexibility and sustainability of the project, additional project staff based in Indonesia is required to support the implementation. The additional staff is expected to have a qualified PV background and preferably knowledge of quality infrastructure to support the project in technical matters.

The consultants will take over specific tasks and work in close coordination with the National Project Representative and the other project consultants, under supervision of the Project Coordinator.
The consultant will be contracted with short-term contracts and a maximum of 10 working days per-month. The first contract will be awarded for three months as a probationary period. The participation in Trainings of Trainers may be required and will be supported with per diems and travel expenses.

Currently we prioritize candidates who are qualified and interested in conducting trainings of trainers on relevant national/international standards for the design, installation and operation of PV systems.

We are receiving applications to expand our expert pool on a continuous basis.
Please send us your complete application (CV, motivation letter) via email to or to You may also contact the local project representative Ms. Sandra Imelda via Whatsapp: +62 812 2019 471
Applications for trainers on PV standards will be accepted until November 10th 2021.

For more information, please refer to the attached terms of reference. If any further questions arise in the meantime, please do not hesitate to contact me or my colleague Ms Imelda.

With kind regards,
Christian Kramer
Project Coordinator
International Cooperation in Asia
Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt
Bundesallee 100
38116 Braunschweig, Germany

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