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Senior Solar PV Design Engineer - In Sydney Australia

Interested to relocate to Sydney to participate in the fast-growing Australian PV market?

Are you looking for an extremely satisfying job in a growing and sociable business in one of the most sought after places to live (offering world class beaches, a spectacular harbour, great nightlife and a laid back culture)? Are you looking for participating in a new and fast-growing segment of the Australian PV market? Todae Solar is recruiting for the following position:

Senior Solar PV Design Engineer

Location: Sydney
Status: full time permanent, immediate start
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Full Assistance with 457-visa application if required (we will assist with all visa requirements)

The organisation

Todae Solar is Australia's #1 Commercial Solar Installer having installed systems on Parliament House in Canberra, two of the largest rooftop systems in the country and many others for high profile clients. The company is also the winner of the prestigious Clean Energy Council Award for design and installation for 2012, 2013 and 2015. The Commercial Solar industry in Australia is undergoing substantial growth.

The Commercial Solar industry in Australia is about to undergo substantial growth due to increasing power prices, falling component prices and a corporate desire to become more sustainable. We are looking to hire a Senior Commercial PV Design Engineer with a proven track record in the solar industry to lead our commercial team.
You will be working with our highly experienced team and commercial clients who are interested in cutting edge solar design. Join a dynamic company, in a growth industry where your expertise will be highly regarded. If you are interested in having fun, making money and working at the forefront of the new Clean Economy, this role is for you.

Role and Responsibilities:
Working from our Glebe office, you will be responsible for pre-sales and post -sales Solar PV Designs, delivering professional technical analysis and detailed construction designs. We are looking for an individual that strong experience in two of these three fields being Ground Mount Systems, PV+ Storage and Car Ports.
Designs will range from 100kW to Multi MW projects for businesses, schools and Governments. You will work directly with Sales Consultants on pre-sales process and Project Managers on after-sales designs.
A strong background in engineering (Civil, Building, Mechanical and/or Electrical), a sharp critical sense and a methodical approach are all essential for this role. This role is for a proactive person with initiative, who takes pride and satisfaction from finding the right engineering solution using the best practices. You will also be required to meet rigorous internal standards to the level of the 43kW system recently delivery to the Australian Parliament House.
Experience in technical renewable solutions and photovoltaic engineering qualifications are essential.

Following are some of the role requirements and responsibilities:
• Strong experience in two of these three fields being Ground Mount Systems, PV+ Storage and Car Ports.
• Analysis of projects to ensure all site/system particulars
• Producing technical drawing and system information to submit complicated Grid Connect applications to utilities around the country.
• Assessing final technical design to confirm or modify the original design
• Anticipate and solve any potential difficulty before the installation team starts the job
• Product research and testing to meet special needs (difficult roofs, specific customer requirements)
• Maintain and check compliance with all relevant standards and certifications
• Develop and maintain a systematic approach of projects
• Hand-over of final specifications to Project Planner and Sales Rep for cost and timeframe confirmation
• Work with management in a strategic capacity to design technical process and methodologies for the growth of the business
• The ability to multitask and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
• Ability to work under pressure and tight deadlines
• Creative thinking to find best technical and commercial solutions

Qualifications and Requirements:
• Engineering Degree including mechanical, electrical and civil engineering, preferably in photovoltaic
• Minimum 3 years technical industry experience
• A commercial and business understanding
• Meticulous organisational skills
• A can do and collaborative attitude
• Reliable and autonomous

Position Structure
• The position is a permanent full time position with the following structure:
• Training will be provided but genuine interest and self education will be required
• Plenty of scope for growth (in all areas of the business) for someone with the right work ethic and determination.
• Starting immediately

Further Information
Senior Solar PV Design Engineer - In Sydney Australia

Todae Solar

300 Bridge Rd
2037 Forest Lodge, NSW

Tel.: +612 9078 8419

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