Solect Energy Development LLC

Solar System Design Engineer

Job Summary

Company:

Solect Energy Development LLC

Category:

Engineering

Type:

Any

Status:

Full Time

Relocation:

None

Industry:

Solar Photovoltaic

Close Date:

03/31/13

Compensation:

Commensurate with experience

Hours:

Not Applicable

Location:

Hopkinton, MA

Address To:

Mr. Craig Huntley

Description

Do you have a passion for renewable energy? Looking for a dynamic, fast-paced environment with opportunity for accelerated growth? Are you a self-motivated and adaptable with a passion for delivering results? Do you like being part of winning team that celebrates success? Then come join our growing TEAM!

Solect Energy Development, LLC headquartered in Hopkinton, MA is experiencing accelerated growth in the very dynamic renewable energy industry. We are opening a position for a Solar System Design Engineer on our growing team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide technical support to the sales team, including site assessments
  • Solar system design including shading analysis, solar array design, inverter selection, string configuration and combiner selection, and bill of material development
  • Completion of all technical content for Interconnect Applications including electrical one-lines, site plans, and design for interface to existing customer electrical distribution system
  • Interface with external partners for creation of CAD drawings of PV systems for proposals, permit applications, and construction
  • Support all aspects of the procurement, installation and servicing of photovoltaic solar systems, including interfacing with vendors and contractors
  • Support project managers and subcontractors from initial system design through system commissioning
  • Lead the service team for the growing portfolio of installed arrays

 

Requirements

Desired Skills and Experience

  • 2 years in the design, and specification of solar systems or equivalent training
  • 4 year degree in engineering or Trade School Electrical certificate
  • Knowledge of electrical systems and the NEC code
  • 2 years experience in the installation and servicing of solar systems or equivalent training
  • Experience in commercial electrical design and construction practices
  • Experience in vendor selection and coordination
  • NABCEP solar certification or equivalent preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency with MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Physical Requirements

  • Employee must be able to walk customer’s property which may include varying terrain
  • Employee must be able to carry up to 20 pounds of equipment, including solar analysis device, laptop, printer and binder
  • Employee may take measurements from ground using telescoping solar analysis device

 

Company

Solect Energy Development, LLC (Solect) is a Massachusetts based solar developer and solar electric system integrator specializing in the design and installation of commercial solar systems. Solect has 8 MW installed, through the utilization of a business model that is expandable and flexible enough to handle the most challenging projects. (www.solect.com).