The Civil Engineer is responsible for preparing code-compliant structural calculations and specifications to support the design and permitting of Verengo’s PV systems. Specific focus includes qualifying buildings for roof-top PV systems and designing foundations for ground-mount systems. The position relies heavily on experience with residential roof framing systems, including structural engineering concepts and calculations as well as field experience. The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented yet able to manage a large volume of work while meeting deadlines. Excellent communication is essential.
Essential Job Functions
Prepare wind and seismic calculations, and certify mounting hardware
Prepare calculations to qualify existing or new buildings for roof-top PV systems, and design and specify upgrades when necessary
Use AutoCAD software to prepare structural details and specifications for residential framing upgrades and ground-mount foundations
Work cross functionally with other teams within and outside the engineering department to ensure clients' needs and internal deadlines are met
Ability to thrive in an exceptionally fast-paced environment with short deadlines and continually increasing targets
Communicate effectively with people internally at various levels (field employees to senior management) as well as with external parties (suppliers, etc.)
BS in Civil Engineering or Architectural Engineering, or other related discipline
Appropriate licenses related to specific region required as a Professional Engineer in Civil Engineering
Three (3) to five (5) years of experience with residential structural engineering
Field experience with structural observation / special inspections
At least one (1) year of AutoCAD experience
Proficiency with wood, concrete, and steel, and associated material standards
We offer competitive pay with a flexible and affordable benefits program designed to help you be and stay well, including: medical, dental & vision coverage, paid time off, flexible spending accounts, and a 401(k) plan.
Verengo Solar is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Website : http://www.verengosolar.com