Job Description:

Throw some sun on your career and join one of the fastest growing companies in the country that’s ranked #1 nationwide in customer satisfaction by SolarReviews.com and the winner of Utah's 2018 Best of State for Solar Technology! The Blue Raven Solar PV Designer is responsible for creating the final designs of solar arrays to be installed and making adjustments based on required changes to the plan. Solar PV Designers also assess roof conditions and anticipate structural issues that may arise during the installation process.

Responsibilities for the Solar PV Designer:

Candidates must have a high attention to detail and be resilient when faced with challenges and setbacks in order to:

  • Prepare detailed electrical and structural design drawings for Residential Solar PV systems sufficient for permitting and installation using AutoCAD and custom design tools.
  • Qualify work and check for any issues with existing residential sites for possible construction related problems.
  • Estimate Accurate Production of Solar PV systems with given design software.
  • Work with design team to complete projects in efficient and accurate manner.
  • Make revisions to drawings based off client or AHJ request.
  • Understand 2-D drawings and Arial view imagery
  • Contribute to root-cause problem solving as an entrepreneur in the Solar PV design related responsibilities.
  • Understand engineering and PV design concepts with a strong aptitude for quality and efficiency.


Qualifications for the Solar PV Designer:

A strong candidate will have a track record of:

  • 2-3 years of experience in electrical or structural engineering preferred, not required. Solar PV field preferred.
  • Pursuing Mechanical, Structural, or Electrical Engineering degree preferred.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD; Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook.
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal skills.
  • Knowledge of National Electric Code is preferred.
  • Ability to pay attention to small details and self-proof read for accuracy.
  • Demonstrated structural, mechanical, and electrical design skills, ability to generate accurate, highly‐detailed construction drawings.


Compensation/benefits:

  • $12-$17/hr + performance-based bonus
  • PTO and Holidays
  • Medical, dental and vision
  • Discounts for going solar


Blue Raven Solar - Residential Solar Company

Blue Raven Solar is a national leader in residential solar, and we are ranked #1 nationwide in customer satisfaction by SolarReviews.com. When Blue Raven Solar first started in 2014, there were 3 of us working out of a basement. Today, just 3 short years later, there are more than 400 members of the Blue Raven family nationwide.

Our mission is to make homeowners’ lives better by saving them money, while increasing their reliance on clean and abundant renewable energy. We accomplish this by providing a world class customer experience through an innovative, reliable process and a speedy, high-quality installation.

Blue Raven Solar is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to you and all other persons without regard to race, religion, creed, color, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation and gender identity), national origin, disability, age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, or any other status protected under applicable federal, state, or local laws.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire. Blue Raven participates in E-Verify.

Reasonable Accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.