Posted: Mar 29

JOB DESCRIPTION

Position:          Electrical Design Engineer

Supervisor:      Engineering Manager

Time:               Full-time, salary, exempt (Professional Exemption)

Summary Description:

The Electrical Design Engineer is responsible for taking projects from closed sales to installation, focus on accuracy of design, attention to detail and overall efficiency of the commercial construction process.  This individual will be an integral part of an engineering design group, working alongside our engineering manager, architects, and project managers in performing technical design and specification.

Key Accountabilities:

System Design and Engineering

  • Prepare final permit-ready construction documents for sold systems
  • Work with procurement department to order equipment and materials
  • Assist project developers with pre-sale and post-sale support as necessary
  • Participate in pre-construction meetings

Primary Responsibilities:

System Design

  1. Stay current on the Solar industry
  2. Attend pre-sale site visits as needed
  3. Meet or exceed established design deadlines
  4. Meet at least a 95% initial permit approval rate based on design
  5. Attend pre-construction meetings

Sketch-up & CAD

  1. Create fully permit-ready construction documents for submittal to various AHJs
  2. Design functional sketches with minimal changes from project sales and development
  3. Meet or exceed established design deadlines as agreed to with the team.

Project Management

  1. Act as liaison between project management team and installers, as necessary.
  2. Ensure job is completed per design and applicable codes
  3. Prepare post-construction closing packages for customers

Customer Development

  1. Builds and maintains customer relationships

Team Work

  1. Works collaboratively with Directors
  2. Works collaboratively with team of engineers & project managers
  3. Cooperates with installation crews, as needed
  4. Cooperates with sales staff

Other:

  1. Attends trainings and meetings
  2. Other duties as assigned

Required Skills and Abilities:

  1. 5+ years in Electrical Design experience preferred
  2. Highly proficient with AutoCAD
  3. NEC Code knowledge
  4. NABCEP Certificate of Knowledge preferred
  5. Solar installation experience preferred
  6. Excellent organizational skills – ability to manage multiple projects
  7. Team player
  8. Positive Attitude
  9. Accountable
  10. Self-motivated
  11. Able to work without supervision
  12. Not afraid of heights
  13. Able to climb on top of roofs
  14. Able to lift 40 lbs.
  15. Able to pass background check

Below is a URL link to a pre-employment test that is related to the job you are applying for.  Please click on the link and it will take you to the pre-employment test.  The results will come directly to us.

http://www.ondemandassessment.com/verify/apply/RARBmeB/CnwnaaCE