Director, Solar Project Engineering | Virginia, USA

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    Virginia, USA

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    Product & Project Management

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    Jack Biggerstaff

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    about 2 months ago

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Director, Solar Project Engineering | C&I, Utility | Virginia, USA

The Company:

As one of the fastest growing companies in the Mid-Atlantic solar energy domain, this company provides commercial, public sector, and utility clients with the project development, EPC, O&M, and energy advisory expertise needed to meet their clean energy goals.

The Position:

The Director of Project Engineering is responsible for leading a growing and diverse team of PV Design Engineers and maintaining strong relationships with external engineering partners and internal stakeholders. This position is based out of Virginia.

You will be responsible for:

  • Mentoring and guiding the engineering department, ensuring that the team is adequately staffed and that expectations are clearly defined and communicated.
  • Providing technical leadership
  • Encouraging and supporting the professional development of the engineers in your department.
  • Developing and managing KPIs to measure departmental performance.
  • Establishing SOPs and workflows.
  • Determining how to approach complex and high-risk situations involving the engineering department.
  • Fostering a healthy and innovative work culture in line with the company's values and strategic vision.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering (preferably Electrical, Mechanical, or Civil).
  • Minimum 7-10+ years of professional experience in the renewable energy industry (preferably solar)
  • Preferably 2+ years serving in a leadership capacity
  • Strong leadership skills, with demonstrated success leading teams through organizational changes and growth
  • Willingness to travel up to 10% of the time (mostly day trips, with rare overnight client and conference visits).

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Director, Solar Project Engineering | C&I, Utility | Virginia, USA

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