Solar Civil/Mechanical Engineer

Posted 29 April 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameCatalina Fonrodona

Job description

Job title: Solar Civil/Mechanical Engineer

Location: Spain (Remote)

TGRC is looking for a Solar Civil/Mechanical Engineer to join a leading solar developer and IPP. The chosen person will be responsible for civil design and calculations and act as the subject matter expert to discuss with lenders’ technical advisors.


  • Ensure compliance of civil/mechanical/structural engineering designs with applicable norms, regulations, and project-specific requirements.

  • Maintain current knowledge of civil/mechanical/structural engineering design standards.

  • Prepare requirements for structural assessments, topographical, geotechnical, soil investigations, and other studies.

  • Analyze reports and translate findings into design requirements.

  • Utilize AutoCAD, AutoCAD Civil 3D, and PV design software for conceptual and detailed drawings.

  • Develop technical specifications and coordinate with the engineering team for PV system design.

  • Act as subject matter expert in discussions with external and internal stakeholders.

  • Support project development, acquisition, and construction stages.

  • Assist the procurement team in analyzing technical solutions from suppliers.

  • Liaise with the on-site Owner’s Engineer during construction.

  • Stay updated on developments in civil and structural engineering.

  • Apply knowledge of photovoltaics and engineering practices to optimize designs.

  • Maintain organized project documentation.

  • Support solar PV design optimization initiatives.


  • More than 5 years on Utility Solar Power Plants.

  • Experience in other energy markets such as Oil & Gas, Wind, Storage, etc.

  • On-site work experience with complex soil conditions

  • Experience in dealing with hybrids

  • A working understanding of energy project finance

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering from either a recognized accredited program in their home country or the country in which the professional is practising.

  • Must be self-motivated, and customer-oriented, with an ability to balance multiple projects where focus on detail might be needed while working under tight deadlines.

  • Must be able to function equally well in fast-paced, collaborative, multi-discipline teams, and self-directed independent assignments.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English. Other languages, such as Spanish, Swedish, Polish, French or Italian.

  • Familiarized with the international standards which apply to PV Solar Project, IEC / IEEE / EN / UNE / UL...

  • Management of Google Earth or similar GIS tools.

In conclusion, Don't miss this exciting opportunity to be part of the renewable energy revolution. Apply now and be a key player in shaping a sustainable future!

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and interest in the role to Catalina Fonrodona (c.fonrodona@greenrecruitmentcompany.com)