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Pattern Energy Group Solar Site Assessor (Solect) in Hopkinton, Massachusetts

Solect Energy, based in Hopkinton, Massachusetts, is the recognized leader in commercial-scale solar and energy storage. We develop smart, customized strategies based on a deep assessment of each customer’s energy needs and requirements, then deliver solar design and installation solutions, operations and maintenance services, and the most advanced energy storage systems. Solect offers proven expertise in development, technology, policy, and incentives, as well as individualized financial guidance. Our practical, systematic approach helps businesses and organizations reduce energy costs and optimize their solar investment. To date, Solect has installed over 130 megawatts of commercial PV systems, with a focus on commercial, industrial, public and institutional properties throughout New England. For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter at @SolectSolar.

Solect Energy is a wholly owned subsidiary of Pattern Energy.

Solect Energy is currently seeking a full time Solar Site Assessor. The Solar Site Assessor’s key responsibilities are assessing existing site conditions at client’s properties, documenting existing electrical distribution equipment, meters, detailed roof measurements, assessing roof conditions, roof obstructions, overall site access/logistical needs and general property information to be uploaded upon completion through tools provided. Site assessor will assist with internal design staff in creating preliminary designs, electrical one-line diagrams and panel schedules that reflect the existing site conditions.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Conduct site assessments/site surveys for commercial & industrial properties

  • Measure roof areas and other relevant details and documenting findings

  • Accompany consultants on structural engineering evaluations

  • Communicate site details to internal design team and assist in determining specific project requirements and related costs.

  • Document existing electrical distribution equipment, meters, panels, and documenting through electrical one-line sketches to be provided to internal design team

  • Create preliminary electrical one-line diagrams and panel schedules and assist design team in determining appropriate site-specific interconnection strategy

  • Assist internal operations team in developing material lists and estimates

Desired Skills & Experience

  • 5 years minimum electrical experience in 3-phase C & I project or 2-year degree in electrical design or related field. Past solar experience required.

  • Knowledge in electrical design concepts and power distribution.

  • Experience in Microsoft Office. Experience working with AutoCAD, Revu and Helioscope PV design software a plus.

  • Experience with, or ability to read electrical design schematics drawings.

  • Quality oriented with attention to detail.

  • Professional and personable demeanor and willingness to interact with clients and regulatory officials.

  • Technical ability in the construction industry and understanding of construction related means and methods.

  • Comfortable with heights on accessing roofs. Ability to handle 32-foot extension ladder

  • Flexibility in roles within organization and dedicated to continued professional development.

  • Electrician’s license, NABCEP certification a plus

Solect Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Company does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, creed, color, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, disability, medical condition, genetic predisposition to a disease, lawful off-duty conduct or political activities, or any other legally protected status. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, leave of absence, compensation, and training. Discrimination based on any of the above groups is strictly prohibited. Any employee who engages in such conduct is subject to appropriate disciplinary action up to and including immediate dismissal. Solect Energy encourages its employees to bring any perceived violation of this policy immediately to the Management who will investigate their concern in as discreet a manner as possible.

ID: 2022-2028

External Company Name: Pattern Energy Group LP

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Street: 89 Hayden Row St.