Solar Project Engineer

  • Green Job Crawler
  • United States
  • 15 Mar, 2019

Job Description

OneEnergy Renewables has an opening for diligent, motivated, and experienced Project Engineer to join our team. In this role you will participate in and lead utility-scale photovoltaic power plant designs. The position is fast-paced, multidisciplinary, and requires a foundation in engineering and construction. We are specifically seeking a team-player with excellent technical skills and AutoCAD drafting capabilities with a strong track record in solar plant engineering and construction. Responsibilities Designing and drafting solar plant site layouts. Optimizing solar array physical configuration and inverter architecture. Interpreting data, surveys, maps, plans, schematics and satellite images to identify exclusion areas. Maintaining intimate familiarity of utility-scale products and specifications. Performing energy production estimates using PVsyst or similar software for making efficient and prescient design decisions. Preparing appropriately detailed mechanical or electrical drawings to create streamlined communication with permitting agencies, contractors, and utilities. Key contributor to the engineering team's growth in scope and volume. Required Qualifications Undergraduate degree in Mechanical or Electrical engineering required. Advanced engineering experience and professional licenses strongly preferred. 5+ years of hands-on engineering design experience in a professional environment. Knowledge and background in the renewable energy industry required. Excellent understanding of AutoCAD, Google Earth, mapping/GIS software, PVSyst. Working understanding of both DC and three-phase electric systems and large-scale solar design concepts Hands-on construction experience in related electrical or mechanical systems. Experience navigating, interpreting, and applying electrical and building codes. Basic understanding of greenfield project development process. Excellent verbal/written communication and presentation skills. Strong attention to detail with a high level of integrity. Organizational capacity to simultaneously manage multiple projects with competing deadlines. Proven ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable deliverables to internal and external stakeholders. Experienced in Microsoft Office/Office 365, Google Apps, and database tools required. Ability to travel and access sites of varying terrain. About OneEnergy Renewables OneEnergy Renewables develops utility-scale renewable energy projects across North America. We are focused on building a diverse, distributed solar project portfolio for commercial, institutional, government, and utility customers. OneEnergy's customer base is seeks clean energy solutions and sophisticated market expertise to meet financial and sustainability targets. For additional information, please visit Equal Opportunity Employment Policy OneEnergy Renewables extends equal employment opportunities to all persons, without regard to sex, race, color, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy, veteran status, physical disability, political ideology, genetic information, marital status, or any other factor protected by applicable national, federal, state, or local law. OneEnergy is committed to a diverse and equitable workplace.