Solar Designer

Job title : Solar Designer
Location : Connecticut
Job-type : Permanent
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Contact : Luke Burggraf
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Our Client, one of the leading Renewable Energy organizations in the Northeast, specialize in the commercial and public sector and provide community solar customers with locally sited solar generation, energy storage and EV-charging stations. Since our Client was founded just over ten years ago, they have established themselves as a leader in building-sited clean energy across the United States. Our Client is growing in multiple areas and are continuing to target the best talent across the market to join them on their journey!


Our Client is currently seeking a skilled and motivated Solar Designer to join their internal Engineering team! This position will report into the Director of Engineering and is based at corporate office in lower Fairfield.


Key Responsibilities

The Solar Designer will join our Clients’ Engineering team and would work closely with Construction Management team on a daily basis. Day to day responsibilities as a Solar Designer include preparing preliminary layouts, single line diagrams, production estimates, roof surveys, low voltage permit sets, coordinate civil, structural, and medium voltage and storage layers, review data and specification information, complete interconnection applications and visit sites for project feasibility, and more!

Key Requirements:

·         Bachelor’s degree in engineering; preference in Electrical Engineering

·         2 years of experience designing C&I solar arrays in the 1 MW to 10 MW size (ground mount, rooftops, canopy, etc.)

·         1+ years of experience in Solar Design

·         Must be highly skilled in AutoCAD, Helioscope, and Sketch up

·         Strong familiarity with PVSyst

·         Strong attention to detail; success driven

·         Excellent communication and organizational skills

Work Life & Benefits

Our Client treats their team as the asset they are most proud of! That said, they aim to create a positive work-life balance so you’re happy and able to perform at your best.

Here are a few of the benefits they offer:

  • Attractive compensation

  • Health and Dental Insurance (100% of premium paid of Company’s standard policy)

  • Participation in 401k Plan

  • Paid cell phone service on Company’s plan

  • Ability to participate in Company’s employee share plan

  • Company paid lunch in the office