Structural Design Engineer

We are looking for a curious and systematic Structural Design Engineer who will take full responsibility for designing, documenting and executing the structural design of the PV Sites. The position holds a great opportunity to become part of a successful investment company focusing on solar energy.

Nordic Solar has undergone remarkable growth. Therefore, the EPC & Operational Department needs to expand the team with an experienced and competent Structural Design Engineer. Furthermore, we want to sharpen our focus on applying the best possible solutions to support the company’s consistent lead in the solar energy sector.

As Structural Design Engineer, you will be responsible for reviewing, drafting/final design and plant equipment configuration, and ensuring the technical requirement and documentation needed in each Nordic Solar PV plant.

Thus, your main responsibilities as Structural Design Engineer are:

  • Analyses of substructure for projects. Both tracker and fixed tilt systems
  • Evaluation of geotechnical and soil pull-out test results from external suppliers
  • Technical design submission upon geotechnical studies
  • Static load calculation
  • Preparation of BoM for the complete PV system and installation
  • Co-ordination with supplier and construction contractors
  • Preparation of installation manuals, QA reporting and other technical-related documentation
  • Nordic Solar fixed tilt system maintenance and upgrades
  • Proactive involvement within the development phase of projects, applying technical experience toward best possible installation abilities
  • Supporting the operations phase of the project, applying retrofit solutions and other potential repair/upgrade needs during the operation phase of the installation

Experienced Structural Design Engineer with a solid technical understanding

We imagine you hold a bachelor’s or master’s degree in mechanical or structural engineering and have at least five years of experience, preferably from the solar industry. You Possess a solid technical understanding and have experience with load calculations. Furthermore, you possess solid knowledge of wind and snow loading.

Passionate candidate who shows a high level of motivation and a systematic approach to the tasks

On a personal level, we imagine that you have a genuine interest and passion for technical-related topics. You thrive in a fast-paced environment and can keep the tempo of the work even under time pressure while staying focused and keeping deadlines and time estimates for the delivery.

Since you will become part of a dynamic and innovative team, you must be curious and motivated by organizational development, seeing the potential of growing together. In relation, you stay open-minded and interested in new possibilities within the field of expertise. Finally, you are willing to contribute to the team’s atmosphere with a friendly approach and show interest in joining the team’s activities.

About Nordic Solar A/S

Since the establishment in 2010, Nordic Solar A/S has focused on building a green and sustainable solar energy company while ensuring an attractive return for shareholders at the same time. Nordic Solar develops, builds and operates industrial solar parks with a focus on Europe and is committed to creating the largest and most professional solar energy company in the Nordic region.

The company gives priority to creating an interesting and motivating workplace for all employees, and it works purposefully with the company values. An intense cooperation takes place daily across departments and professional disciplines, and, as a result, focus is to a great extent on staff and organisational development.

In Nordic Solar we are also very concerned with employee satisfaction, which is why there is joint training (optional), an attractive canteen scheme, the possibility of psychotherapy sessions, massage, a staff association, and much more. The team behind Nordic Solar is very versatile both in age, nationality, educational background and experience. This represents a strength both professionally and socially, while implying inclusiveness and adaptability.

In the coming years, Nordic Solar has ambitions to continue its high growth rate and expects a tripling of the capacity of its solar parks in operation by the end of 2025; A plan that requires investments of up to DKK 5 billion in the years to come.

Are you interested?

You apply for the position by following the link Søg stillingen and submitting your CV. Applicants will be assessed on an ongoing basis. We look forward to hearing from you.