Overview

Senior Solar Project Engineer (Altaaqa) Job in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia at Zahid Tractor & Heavy Machinery Co. Ltd.

Job Description

  • Develop Project Schedule in logical steps and budget time required to meet deadlines.
  • Develop standard operation procedures and quality or safety standards for solar installation work.
  • Responsible for end to end execution of solar PV projects and for operational level understanding of the requirement of the client/customer, Site Visits, Site feasibility & Solar Systems Design and complete execution.
  • Responsible to co-ordinate with various teams such as procurement, electrical contractors, civil contractors and OEM vendors.
  • Prepare communication plan and related project status reports. Facilitate and lead regular status meetings.
  • Provide technical services in various areas of solar projects such as: site selection, solar farms sites suitability studies, plant design, PV module layouts, energy production, engineering analysis, due diligence and field measurements.
  • Participate in project proposals detailing a clearly defined scope and understanding of client required deliverables and establishing a corresponding budget that satisfies the client’s expectations.
  • Create and distribute RFPs to potential EPC subcontractors, establish evaluation metrics, and select winning proposals.
  • Develop and maintain project timeline, identify critical path and key milestones for project’s success.
  • Work with client to clarify and communicate project objectives, including success criteria in order to identify project team, and ensure project deliverables stay on-time, on-target, and on-budget.
  • Asses project risks, barriers, and issues and propose possible solutions and mitigation strategies.
  • Ensure the use of best practices and apply lessons learned from previous projects.
  • Carry out both pre-construction and operational energy analysis, including:

o   Review, validation, and analysis of meteorological data for solar resource assessments.

o   Design and optimization of solar plants to meet project requirements.

o   Estimation of plant losses and calculation of assessment uncertainties.

o   Management and analysis of project data.

o   Evaluation of project constraints, risks, and other non-quantitative aspects of plant development.

  • Conduct engineering site audits to collect structural, electrical, and related site information for use in the design of residential, commercial, industrial or utility scale PV system.
  • Provide technical direction or support to installation teams during installation, start-up, testing, system commissioning, or performance monitoring.
  • Provide technical guidance to other personnel.
  • Create checklists for review or inspection of completed solar installation projects.

Job Details

Job Location
Jeddah , Saudi Arabia

Company Industry
Project & Construction Planning; Electric Power Production & Transmission; Technical Maintenance & Repair

Company Type
Employer (Private Sector)

Job Role
Electrical Engineering

Employment Type
Full Time Employee

Monthly Salary Range
Unspecified

Number of Vacancies
1

Preferred Candidate

Career Level
Mid Career

Years of Experience
Min: 3

Residence Location
Saudi Arabia

Degree
Bachelor’s degree / higher diploma

Age
Min: 25

About Company

Company: Zahid Tractor & Heavy Machinery Co. Ltd.

Company Location:  Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Job Category: Project & Construction Planning; Electric Power Production & Transmission; Technical Maintenance & Repair

About Zahid Tractor & Heavy Machinery Co. Ltd.