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Civil Engineer - Solar

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This is a direct hire position and work from home. Must have at least a bachelors degree and a PE license.

Seeking talented and motivated candidates for a Civil Engineer opportunity supporting department projects, specific to Solar. This critical role will engage with civil, structural, and electrical design teams and our clients to provide innovative, forward thinking design solutions to facilitate the development, design, and construction of department projects. The ideal candidate must be able to execute complex assignments under minimal supervision and visually portray complex design features. Successfully manage multiple projects simultaneously and prioritize work tasks to meet scheduled delivery dates. Candidates must be self-motivated with excellent written and verbal communication skill and have the ability to work in a collaborative team environment. We are looking for candidates that are committed to client satisfaction, and adhere strictly to client-driven standards, schedules, budgets, and passionate about solar power!

What You'll Do

Apply current, standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria to complete engineering tasks, and supports other civil, structural, and electrical design workflows as necessary on a case by case basis.
Develop plans, specifications, and observation reports that are complete, accurate and in accordance with sound utility-scale solar engineering practices.
Recommend alterations to development criteria and design features to improve quality.
Work closely with and provides guidance to engineering technicians and design engineers.
Rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish project goals.
Involved technically with the resolution of design challenges that may include performing field investigation or observations and when necessary resolving discrepancies between multiple sources of information.
Check design computations performed by internal civil design team when appropriate.
Prepare reports and correspondence concerning the direction of assigned projects.
Review plans and specifications for construct-ability, safety, and risk management considerations.
Maintain a value engineering mindset throughout development, design, and construction.
Work closely with business and engineering staff across multiple markets and technical disciplines.
Work closely with clients to understand nuanced technical needs and identify best feasible solution(s).
Support marketing, sales and business development activities within assigned market.
Demonstrate a wide degree of out-of-the-box thinking, creativity, and design ownership.


B.S. in Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited program or equivalent is required.
Civil Professional Engineer (PE) registration required, NCEES Council Record is preferred.
Minimum of 3 years of engineering experience performing civil design and development of infrastructure related projects in a fast-paced consulting environment is required.
Proficient at large scale grading design, additions to existing civil designs, and earthwork calculations is required.
Familiarity with erosion and sediment control applications in arid environments and cost effective nonvegetative stabilization techniques is highly desired.
Experience performing detailed design of solar facilities with complex topographic, environmental, and non-participating infrastructure constraints is highly desired.
Demonstrated proficiency and working knowledge of AutoCAD and Civil 3D is required.
GIS experience highly desired.
Proven experience in Microsoft Software Applications (Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook).
Must have authorization to work permanently in the US.


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