Exempt. Salary starts at $75,000.00 per annum commensurate with qualifications and experience.
4 Year Degree
Internal Number: JVA 23-029
The incumbent will be under the direct supervision of the Renewable Energy Engineering Manager or his/her designee.
Conducting research to develop new technology for renewable energy production
Consulting with clients about the design, installation, operation, and maintenance of solar power systems
Developing a plan to transition to alternative energy sources such as wind and solar power to reduce pollution and dependence on fossil fuels
Performing analyses of potential sites for wind farms based on factors such as wind speed, terrain, vegetation, and proximity to transmission lines and load centers
Conducting environmental assessments of proposed construction or demolition sites to ensure compliance with local, state, and federal regulations
Designing structures such as wind turbines or solar panels, or developing materials such as coatings to improve efficiency of existing designs
Conducting tests to measure the performance of equipment in real-world conditions and environments
Conduct energy audits to evaluate energy use and to identify conservation and cost reduction measures.
Analyzing data from experiments or field observations to identify trends or causes of variation.
Handles the Project management aspect as designated.
Responsible for the engineering aspect of the renewable energy planning division.
Performs other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned.
Education:Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical, Mechanical, Environmental Engineering or related field and four years of related engineering experience.
Knowledge of: Engineering principles and practices; mathematical, practical application of engineering science and technology; project management principles; construction techniques; safe work practices; applicable Federal, State, and/or Local laws, rules, and regulations.
Skills in: Interpreting and applying Federal, State, and/or Local laws, rules, and regulations; reading, understanding, and preparing drawings for construction contracts; preparing a variety of technical reports and/or documentation; presenting technical information to management, public groups, and other related individuals; interpreting and preparing specifications; estimating construction costs; conducting studies. Able to use computers and related software applications; communicate, interact with co-workers, supervisor, contractors, representatives of other agencies and departments, and the general public to exchange or convey information and to receive work direction; use AutoCAD to prepare plans for utility projects and contracts is a plus. Registration as an Engineer-In-Training in the CNMI, Guam, or any State of the United States is preferred but not required. Applicants licensed as a Professional Engineer in the CNMI, Guam, or any State of the United States is encouraged to apply.
Valid CNMI Driver’s License with appropriate class.
Occasional lifting of objects; Subject to standing, walking sitting, bending, reaching, kneeling, pushing and pulling.
All applicants may be tested and all applicants are subject to pre-employment drug test.