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ASEA Online Job Listings

7/1/09
Title: Electrical Engineer/Project Engineer
Company:
Confidential
Location: Phoenix, AZ

Phoenix metro area company is looking for a Senior level Electrical Engineer/Project Engineer out of the solar/renewable energy industry. They are really looking for someone who has experience working on large scale "turn key" projects or projects that are for the Utility industry. They basically need someone to be knowledgeable with how the Utilities like their drawings, and how to create products and solutions for those types of jobs.

  • At least three years designing solar electrical systems.
  • 10 years working as a systems designer in general.
  • BSEE degree
  • PV experience

Responsibilities include:

  1. Provide pre-sales support to evaluate project feasibility and develop preliminary designs to support sales efforts and project bids.
  2. Develop electrical and structural designs for large scale solar electric systems meeting all national/state/local codes and customer defined requirements.
  3. Identify, prioritize, schedule project/design initiatives; drive execution of activities.
  4. Coordinate bill of materials development and supplier recommendations.
  5. Coordinate and validate required technical documents (electrical, structural, site plan drawings and related documents)
  6. Identify, evaluate, and direct the technical activities of project specific sub-contractors and consultants.
  7. Provide technical input and establish procedures in development of site permitting and interconnection requirements.
  8. Evaluate project results and performance to implement internal continuous improvement measures.
  9. Prepare monthly reports and timely written communication on design/project activities.

The Sr Project Engineer should have a BS or MS Electrical Engineering with 10 yrs electrical / system design experience and a minimum of 3 yrs experience performing solar electric system design. Experience with Utilities, solar system installations (commercial roof, ground mount), and permitting / interconnection procedures a plus. Also, experience in construction industry would be an asset. Need strong organizational skills to manage activities in the design/project management process. Professional Engineer license is desirable. Strong written and verbal communication in English is required, as is a working knowledge of industry codes and standards (i.e. NEC, UL, UBC). Computer skills: strong working knowledge of AutoCAD, Solidworks, MS Office programs. Occasional travel is necessary to support Sales/Customer and field visits. A positive, results oriented team player to work effectively with Customers and internal organizations (Sales, Design Engineers, Operations) in a group setting is a must.
Listing location: www.techstaffaz.com   cindy@techstaffaz.com

6/24/09
Title: Corporate Recruiter (Systems Sales & Business Dev.)
Company:
First Solar
Location: Phoenix, AZ
The recruiter reports to the manager of recruiting and provides leadership, guidance and support to the Sales and Business Development hiring managers. Responsible for filling exempt positions in both Sales and Marketing. This person will work with the manager of recruiting to develop a recruiting strategy and objectives and in strengthening the talent management process.
Listing location: www.firstsolar.com

6/23/09
Title: Project Development Engineer
Company:
Stirling Energy Systems (Tessera Solar)
Location: Scottsdale, AZ
For the seasoned power plant project guru that flourishes in a fast-paced environment, you'll thrive on working on some of the largest solar projects the world has ever seen. In this highly autonomous, highly-visible role, you'll work cross-functionally to see solar power plant projects from concept to launch. Now is your chance to join a leading solar developer and have a direct impact on a fast-growing industry.
Listing location: www.careerbuilder.com

6/22/09
Title: Senior Project Manager
Company:
Confidential
Location: Flagstaff, AZ • Tucson, AZ
The company is looking for a Senior Manager to grab the bull-by-the-horns and become a leader in their new North American operations. They are seeking a candidate that wears many hats with high energy and entrepreneurial skills, with a keen eye to business development. It is one of the most publicly-traded solar companies in Europe, and they are looking for the right person to facilitate their expansion. As a systems integrator, they produce plug-and-play photovoltaic systems for both commercial and residential properties.

Duties:
• Lead Project Management, Planning and Delivery
• Provide engineer & technical support during all phases of the sales process
• Create project timelines & represent the company during execution with 3rd parties
• Design & maintain core relationships with 3rd party service providers
• Develop & execute contracts with external service providers
• Firm knowledge of national, state and local design requirements for commercial solar panels
• Develop tools to estimate & manage projects costs & timing, to support the sales team
Listing location: www.hotjobs.yahoo.com

6/22/09
Title: Manager of Single Phase Power Conversion
Company:
Confidential
Location: Phoenix AZ
The company is a leader in the development and manufacturing of thin film solar modules used in grid-connected solar power plants. Their high growth and position in the renewable energy industry offers outstanding opportunities to individuals seeking an exciting work environment in one of the most important industries for the 21st century. Their culture is one where teamwork, continuous improvement, achievement of results, and environmental responsibility are core values. They are seeking new associates that are motivated to contribute their talents to making cost effective solar energy an important part of the world’s energy mix. This position is responsible for the development and implementation of a technology roadmap for single-phase power inversion solutions. The ultimate goals of these development activities are to: 1) lower our client’s PV power levelized cost of energy (life-cycle cost); 2) improve performance, reliability and operation in utility-scale applications; 3) develop unique competitive advantage.
Listing location: www.energyindustrycentral.com


 
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