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Solar PV Engineer

Solar PV Engineer

Career

Company Introduction:

EverPower Limited is a Green Solar Company who mainly provide integrated photovoltaic solutions for the development of green solar energy projects, including project assessment, greenfield project planning, approval planning and help with the process, writing applications, EPC and cooperation with developers and investors.

Position Purpose:

The Solar PV Engineer is responsible for providing innovative and comprehensive solutions in design engineering for commercial and utility-scale solar photovoltaic projects. Solar engineers work in a collaborative, team-based environment.

Job Description:

The Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Project Development Engineer will need to assess the feasibility of solar PV installations, by reviewing energy audits and evaluating the technical viability of the project. This role is required to:

  • Conduct the site audits and prepares technical, mechanical and civil specifications and configurations for solar energy solutions.
  • Conducts quality checks on the installation of solar PV systems and assists to develop Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) to ensure safety and quality assurance on sites.
  • Develops project plans and evaluates on the progress of various projects.
  • Design and Engineering by using design software.
  • Occasionally works outdoors at installation sites.
  • Organised and detail oriented.

Job Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Design the best option solar PV system for the client (residential/commercial).
  • Conduct quality checks to ensure installation works follow project plans and commercial requirements.
  • Conduct site audits to prepare configurations and structures for system designs or integration with other energy solutions.
  • Conduct worksites safety checks.
  • Contribute to the development of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) to ensure safety and quality assurance on sites.
  • Determine suitable locations for solar PV installation based on site visits and risk assessments.
  • Develop overall project management plans.
  • Develop staff through capability development interventions and on-the-job training.
  • Evaluate project progress on various projects.
  • Evaluate technical viability of projects, including suitability of sites.
  • Liaise regularly with the Sales Manager and other office staff.
  • Oversee contractors’ works on installation and scaffolding operations.
  • Review computer simulations of solar PV energy generation to determine system efficiency.
  • Review costs and risks to ensure solar PV projects are within project governance limits.
  • Review energy audits and assessments to verify feasibility of solar Photovoltaic (PV) installations according to regulations.
  • Review the test results of solar PV and grounding systems.
  • Seek management approval for project risk assessments.
  • Work with authorities and professional engineers to support project-related approvals.

Education/Experience:

  • 4-year degree or equivalent practical experience, BSEE/BSEET degree from an accredited college or university is preferred.
  • 3-5 years minimum experience in the solar PV industry designing solar arrays. Experience in the large-scale Solar PV project above 200KW is preferred.
  • Experience and knowledge on the design and construction process of distributed generation, commercial solar PV, and utility-scale solar PV projects.
  • NABCEP certification is a plus.
  • Experience and knowledge of Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, and solar modelling tools such as Helioscope, PVSol Premium, Pvsyst and Pylon.
  • Experience reading and understanding technical specifications and construction documents.
  • Experience with professional oral and written communication skills.
  • Better to have full driving license.

Job Types: Full-time

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