Project Engineer

Position category: Engineering
Location: Sydney North
Position code: FWG11013

This global solar technology leader provides the most comprehensive portfolio of intelligent hardware and control software solutions to capture the full value of solar power plants. They are creative, collaborative and passionate problem-solvers from diverse backgrounds, driven by a shared mission to provide smart solar hardware and software solutions to mitigate climate change for future generations. People, Community, Environment, Innovation, and Integrity are their cornerstone values.

They are looking to hire a Senior or Project Engineer to work directly with key accounts located around the globe, managing the day-to-day issues on commercial and utility-scale PV projects from the development stage to construction support. You will work as part of a team of engineers and designers making all decisions relating to Design & Engineering for their projects including: – site plans – mechanical sheet sets – foundation drawings – bill of materials – value engineering – other design or engineering tasks and decisions to support project quoting and execution phases. You will also interface with engineering teams located in the US and India as well as Sales, Project Management, and R&D teams at offices around the world.

Requirements include:

  • Degree in Mechanical, Structural or Civil Engineering.
  • Experience of working in the solar industry.
  • Experience in AutoCAD Civil / Civil 3D a plus.
  • Knowledge of construction sheet sets and project design of PV plants a plus.
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Self-motivated team player.
  • Passion for solar a plus.
  • Willingness to travel to project sites and ability to travel internationally.
  • Demonstrated ability to work without close supervision.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skill.
  • Demonstrated ability to work well in team environment.
  • Australian citizenship or permanent residence.


Freshwater Group

Freshwater Group is a best practice renewable energy recruitment business that focuses on all renewable and low carbon emission, energy efficiency and disruptive clean technology businesses as well as energy infrastructure, storage, and management.

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