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[Commissioning Manager] 15 Commissioning Engineers and Techs Needed - Solar Utility EPC Projects in CA, Central US, Southeast and Northeast

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15 Commissioning Engineers Needed Solar Utility EPC 100% Working on Solar Utility Sites for 2+ Years Contract and Contract-to-Hire

Company Bio:
A rapidly growing Solar Utility EPC with 2 years of signed projects is actively recruiting 15+ Commissioning Engineers to join the team on either long-term contract OR contract-to-hire opportunities with domestic projects all over CA, the Northeast and MISO district! The team built over 800+ million dollars in revenue in 2020 due to their propriety technology that gives this team a competitive advantage over other solar utility EPCs.

Who We are Recruiting:
The company has strategically and intelligently decided to incorporate a mix of contract, contract-to-hire and full-time employees to support the extensive commissioning work needed due to the volume of projects in construction and will be in construction soon. Approximately 1/3 of the team will be on long term contract positions, 1/3 of the team will be on a contract-to-hire opportunity and 1/3 of the team will be full time employees doing commissioning work for 50-90 hours per week with an average of 60 hours per week.

This is an awesome opportunity for recent college grads with a BS in Engineering (electrical is a plus) or related industry who are passionate about the solar industry AND open to working onsite for 3-4 week stints with a paid flight home monthly.

The Commissioning team will consist of a 0-3 years of experience with an engineering degree, 4-15+ years of experience ideally with an engineering degree who prefer a contract to hire opportunity and then a team of long-term contractors with power generation and/or solar experience. Diverse candidates are strongly encouraged to apply!

Compensation - $30/hr-$60/hr + per diem typically around the GSA guidelines for maximum per diem allowances
Scope of responsibilities:
Commission projects working in cooperation with multiple project stakeholders including construction managers, contractors, suppliers, automation teams, control systems teams, etc.
Develop and support commissioning plans including resourcing and scheduling.
Create professional commissioning and testing reports for internal stakeholders and external customers.
Drive continuous improvement on developing and capturing technical problem solving knowledge to enable other organizations to effectively resolve customer problems and inquiries.
Define, develop and execute testing protocols based on market rules, local utility requirements, off-taker and third-party supply contracts.
Oversee complete commissioning and acceptance testing of the solar systems
Perform electricity market and/or off-taker qualification testing as required for the project to commence commercial operations.
Commission projects working in cooperation with multiple project stakeholders including construction managers, contractors, suppliers, automation teams, control systems teams, etc.
Develop and execute commissioning plans including resourcing and scheduling.
Define, develop and execute testing protocols based on market rules, local utility requirements, off-taker and third-party supply contracts.
Oversee complete commissioning and acceptance testing of the following systems: 1) project networks, communications, and control systems; 2) balance of plant relay protection, metering, HVAC, fire suppression, and electrical systems; 3) battery subsystem; 4) inverter subsystem.
Perform electricity market and/or off-taker qualification testing as required for the project to commence commercial operations.
Qualifications:
BS in Engineering, Math or similar field preferred
0-40+ years of Commissioning experience
Open to working onsite 100% of the time with paid flights home every 3-4 weeks
o Background in Project Engineering, Estimating, Commissioning or O&M is a plus
Strongly interested in working the field versus a desk/office position
Passionate about the solar industry
Battery experience is a huge plus
SCADA and Inverter experience is preferred
Targeting a long term, career-oriented position OR long-term contract position
Power generation or solar experience is preferred
Knowledge and experience with SCADA protocols such as: IEC60870-5-101/103/104, IEC 61850 MMS, DNP3 & Modbus is a plus
Working knowledge on PLC (Siemens S7 & Allen Bradley ControlLogix PLC), soft logic IEC 61131, SEL Relays & Meters, Siemens Relays & Meters & SCADA Gateways & Data Concentrators is a plus
Experience with Managed Ethernet Switches, Media Converters (Fiber & Serial) is preferred.
Able to pass a drug and background check


Please submit your resume to cruh@H-Sintl.com for additional consideration. Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply and thank you for your time and consideration!


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