This position will be responsible for civil engineering on
utility scale wind and solar power projects. Design
responsibilities include site design (grading, drainage, roads),
wind turbine foundations, solar array foundations, equipment
supports and foundations.
Provide civil design expertise to the development and
construction teams working on US and Canadian wind and solar
Perform geotechnical and foundation loading evaluations in
support of design.
Perform detailed reinforced concrete foundation designs to
support the proposed structures.
Perform detailed civil site design including access road
alignment, profiles, earthwork (cut/fill), and overlot
Manage other study work and civil calculations undertaken by
RES Americas which will require a high level of computer
Work with RES Americas construction teams to establish good
communication between the sites and the design team.
Work closely with the owners' engineers to approve RES
Prepare equipment, performance, and construction specifications
in support of designs.
Prepare scopes of work and subsequently manage geotechnical and
civil engineering sub-consultants.
Supervise the work of CAD technicians to produce construction
Provide support to the US development, estimating, and
Responsible for the technical quality, accuracy, and standards
of engineering and design drafting for the project. Work with
the engineering and technical groups ensuring work outputs comply
with standards and meet contract requirements.
Be familiar with and stay current regarding changing regulatory
Understand contract terms and have the ability to recognize
Follow any other job-related duties/functions requested by the
Minimum ten years of proven utility or industrial
experience that includes site design and foundation design on large
capital-industrial construction projects.
Ability to work effectively with operations and other
groups to ensure that project delivery and quality issues are
Working knowledge of structural design software.
STAAD and MathCAD experience preferred.
Working knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D software a
Strong communication skills, verbal and
Skilled in MSOffice and Outlook.
Registered Professional Engineer
Ability to travel, less than 10%.
B.S. degree in Civil or Structural Engineering
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workplace. Candidates will be required to pass a
pre-employment background investigation and drug test as a
condition of employment.
RES Americas is proud to
be an EEO employer.
Renewable Energy Systems Ltd. - 6 months ago