Graduate renewable energy engineer (solar)

Recruiter
Mott MacDonald
Location
Brighton
Salary
Competitive
Posted
07 Sep 2017
Expires
05 Oct 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent

Graduate renewable energy engineer (solar)

Company profile

Mott MacDonald is a global management, engineering and development consultancy. With a GBP1.2billion business spanning 140 countries and over 16,000 staff in energy, transport, buildings, water, environment, health, education, industry and communications.

Candidate specification

- master degree in mechanical engineering
- previous knowledge of both solar PV and ocean energy
- experienced on MW solar PV projects
- technical advisory experience within a consultancy
- previous project management experience particularly with consultancy assignments
- experience of technical and financial feasibility studies, technical due diligence and construction and operations monitoring
- previous experience using GIS and PVsyst software
- ability to carry out resource and energy yield assessments including loss estimation
- Knowledge of contract and technology reviews

Job description

To act as a graduate renewable energy engineer (solar) for medium to large scale solar PV projects internationally.
The role is varied in its nature and will include: -

- providing technical advisory services to clients
- technical due diligence for developers and investors
- owner's engineering (construction supervision) and design services

In this role you'll be given hands-on and project management responsibilities for delivering world class projects around the world.
A degree in mechanical engineering and previous experience with a solar consultancy is essential. The candidate must be keen to join a dynamic team working on major solar developments worldwide.

Main responsibilities:

- build and maintain client relationships and inform them of Mott MacDonald's solar capabilities
- organise the required inputs for feasibility studies
- proposal preparation
- project management
- technical due diligence
- resource and energy yield assessments

The renewable energy engineer would work as part of the multi-disciplinary solar division. Overseas travel would be expected including visits to remote locations. Periods overseas may be required.

Posting date for applications is 7th September 2017
Closing date for applications is 5th October 2017

Competitive salary plus benefits
Location: Brighton, UK
Job Reference - 31000BR

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