HNU Energy seeks Solar Energy Systems Engineer in Kahului, HI:

Job Duties: Perform site-specific evaluation and engineering analysis of solar projects for commercial, industrial and residential clients. Design solar photovoltaic, solar domestic hot water, energy storage, and electric vehicle charging systems for new and existing structures. Perform system calculations, photovoltaic layout design, single line preparation, shade and structural analysis. Utilize skills and knowledge of electrical, mechanical, and structural engineering concepts.

Minimum Requirements: Master’s degree (or its foreign degree equivalent) in Solar Engineering, Sustainability Engineering, Engineering (any field) or a related quantitative discipline.

Special Skill Requirements: (1) Design code-compliant solar photovoltaic (PV) systems; (2) Knowledge of National Electric Code (NEC) requirements and local AHJ code requirements; (3)  Review/draft technical plans, construction blueprints, and drawings;  (4) Autodesk AutoCAD; (5) Solar engineering and optimization concepts (5) Solar PV module specifications; (7) Knowledge of global solar marketplace and solar economics including LCOE, payback, financing mechanisms, federal/state incentives, and other economic feasibility factors; (8) Failure modes and mechanisms of PV modules to develop qualitative O&M practices; (9) Weather parameters for qualitative design optimization and equipment selection; (10) Performance analyses on commercial PV systems. Any suitable combination of education, training and experience is acceptable.

Submit resume with references to: Req.#:18-1023 at: ATTN: Monica Kelsey,