OneEnergy Renewables: Project Engineer

Source: OneEnergy Renewables, March 1

OneEnergy Renewables has an opening for a diligent, motivated, and experienced Project Engineer to join our team. In this role you will participate in and lead utility-scale photovoltaic power plant designs. The position is fast-paced, multidisciplinary, and requires a foundation in engineering and construction. We are specifically seeking a team-player with excellent technical skills and AutoCAD drafting capabilities with a strong track record in solar plant engineering and construction.

  • Designing and drafting solar plant site layouts.
  • Optimizing solar array physical configuration and inverter architecture.
  • Interpreting data, surveys, maps, plans, schematics and satellite images to identify exclusion areas.
  • Maintaining intimate familiarity of utility-scale products and specifications.
  • Performing energy production estimates using PVsyst or similar software for making efficient and prescient design decisions.
  • Preparing appropriately detailed mechanical or electrical drawings to create streamlined communication with permitting agencies, contractors, and utilities.
  • Key contributor to the engineering team’s growth in scope and volume.
  • Degree in a related engineering required. Advanced engineering experience and professional licenses strongly preferred.
  • 5+ years of hands-on engineering design experience in a professional environment.
  • Knowledge and background in the renewable energy industry required.
  • Excellent understanding of AutoCAD, Google Earth, mapping/GIS software, PVSyst.
  • Working understanding of both DC and three-phase electric systems and large-scale solar design concepts
  • Hands-on construction experience in related electrical or mechanical systems.
  • Experience navigating, interpreting, and applying electrical and building codes.
  • Basic understanding of greenfield project development process.
  • Excellent verbal/written communication and presentation skills.
  • Strong attention to detail with a high level of integrity.
  • Organizational capacity to simultaneously manage multiple projects with competing deadlines.
  • Proven ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable deliverables to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Experienced in Microsoft Office/Office 365, Google Apps, and database tools required.
  • Ability to travel and access sites of varying terrain.


Interested candidates are invited to email a cover letter and current resume to: