A4&T integrated Power Solutions was conceived in 2010, passionately driven to provide affordable eco-friendly renewable energy solution and backup power systems as an alternative to the unstable national grid and pollutant fuel powered generators.

Job Position: Renewable Design Engineer / Estimator

Job Location: Gbagada, Lagos

Job Description

  1. We are looking for a well-rounded and driven Renewable Design Engineer / Estimator for conceptual design of solar developments and detailed design of solar projects.
  2. The conceptual design will involve collecting preliminary site information, performing site layouts, and iterating different technology cases /scenarios to optimizing energy output of the solar PV power plant.
  3. Successful Candidate will be responsible for electrical calculations and designs, preparation of bill of materials, Project Cost estimate, detailed construction designs, as-built drawings, RFI, RFQ, and.
  4. In this role, you will also work closely with our sales and project execution team.

Specifically, the position will involve some or all of the following:

  1. Design solar solutions for projects – Mini-Grid, Roof Tops, etc.
  2. Provide cost estimate for projects based on prepared design, drawing and BOQs.
  3. Preparing SLD, Site Layout
  4. Performing electrical calculations (cable sizing, Breakers, Grounding studies)
  5. Materials / Equipment selection – Cables, Inverters, charge controllers, ESS, transformers, ATS, etc.
  6. liaise with suppliers / vendor / OEM for favorable quote
  7. Design of electrical panel – LV/MV Panels – synchronization panel, combiner box
  8. Creating electrical single-line diagrams, panel schedules, or connection diagrams for solar electric systems, using computer-aided design (CAD) software
  9. Performing PVsyst modeling.
  10. Developing flawless designs conduit and wire scheduling, routing and equipment plans.
  11. Executing designs that adhere to grid compliance and permitting requirements
  12. Compiling detailed bills of materials based on system specifications
  13. Coordinating with management team to develop complete proposal packages
  14. Working with business development, project and installation teams to meet client’s needs and internal design standards.
  15. Travel to project site as required and requested to support assignments on projects and overall office needs;
  16. All other duties as assigned.

Soft Requirements:

  1. AutoCAD – expert level – at least 7 years hands-on drafting experience
  2. PVsyst at advance level and knowledge of other PV design software preferred (Homer, PVCase, Helioscope, Helios 3D, SunDAT, or PVMega).
  3. ETAP
  4. Microsoft office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, project)

Job Requirements

  • Degree or equivalent in Electrical Engineering / Renewable Energy Engineering. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Excellent written & verbal communication skills. Previous internship and/or related consulting experience (preferred).

Candidates must have sound experience with the following:

  • 8 – 10 years of professional experience performing solar engineering design (required).
  • Electrical distribution systems at 11kV and 33kV power levels
  • Able to perform Electrical calculations.
  • Knowledge of electrical design theory and concepts.
  • Knowledge of IEC, NEC Code and AC/DC Design Theory.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with others towards resolving design or drawing issues as appropriate and to accomplish objectives.
  • Ability to independently complete required design
  • Ability to independently perform power optimization studies using PVsyst to meet client requirements or propose feasible options for any given site.
  • COREN Certification is an added advantage.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications and CV to: recruitment@a4tintegrated.com using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

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