The PV Designer is responsible for designing code-compliant residential solar photovoltaic systems following engineering department policy. An understanding of structural and electrical engineering concepts and calculations is a necessity for this position. This is a fast paced yet detail oriented position.
Create, review and modify drawing sets in AutoCAD and custom software tools.
Coordinate with Site Assessors, Project Management, and Sales teams to complete designs
meeting the customers' expectations with strict deadlines.
Research, document and comply with local and national code requirements in project jurisdictions.
Interface with Construction Branch, Sales and Project Coordinator teams to complete designs
meeting both Sunrun and customer expectations within deadlines.
Create project bills of material.
Assist in developing and documenting industry best practices, standards and guidelines.
Utilize software systems to record progress of various tasks.
Demonstrate ethics and professionalism at all times.
Work to meet and exceed design Key Performance Indicators (KPI) including, but not limited to, quality, output, cycle time and difficulty.
industry) experience required
Proficient in AutoCAD
Critical thinking and ability to solve problems
Demonstrate good judgment and analytical skills
High attention to detail
Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
Ability to effectively communicate with engineering, construction, and customer facing teams;
Excellent computing skills
Strong desire to Create a Planet Run by the Sun!
Must be able to work shift of Sunday- Thursday or Tuesday-Saturday due to the business and team needs
Experience with designing and/or constructing solar electric systems;
Strong working knowledge of residential framing, roofing, and electrical;
Knowledge of National Electrical Code and local building codes;
Experience with AutoCad and Salesforce;
Experience in creating material takeoffs;
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