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Commercial Design Engineer

Overview:

The Designer is responsible for designing Solar PV ground mount and roof top projects.

The position requires the designer to have strong grasp of civil, mechanical, and electrical engineering concepts and calculations.

Successful candidates will have skills in AutoCAD, PV SYST and Sketch Up.

The ability to be detail-oriented as well as see the bigger picture is a must, and the ideal candidate will be able to manage a large volume of projects while demonstrating excellent teamwork.

Responsibilities:

1. Design commercial roof tops

2. Optimize PV system size to meet customer goals based on utility usage and charges

3. Working on projects from 30kW to 5MW

4. Coordinate with structural engineers and other professionals to obtain approvals

5. File all electronic and project documents appropriately

6. Communications with relevant bodies such as DNO, EPC Assessors, Ofgem, etc.

6. Work cross functionally with project management, materials and installation teams to ensure clients’ needs and internal deadlines are met.

Qualifications:

  • BSc in mechanical, civil, or electrical engineering, or other related discipline
  • Knowledge of electrical and SLD drawings
  • Minimum 1 year of AutoCAD drawing production experience
  • Excellent skills with MS Excel, MS Office
  • Ability to work in a team environment as well as work independently
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required

Salary £20k to 25K Depending on experience. Hours of work 9am – 5pm

Call +44 (0) 1444 470 018 for more information or to discuss the role, or email your CV to info@nwtsolar.co.uk, along with a covering letter that outlines your relevant experience and suitability for the position.