SkyFire Energy is hiring a
Our vision is to bring the magic of solar to the world for a stronger, healthier, and more sustainable global community.
Solar Energy Draftsperson (Calgary, Edmonton or Kelowna) – Permanent Full Time
SkyFire Energy is seeking a highly motivated and capable team member to help us in a drafting capacity. In this role, you will be working with an experienced team in a fast-paced environment on exciting opportunities, both large and small, that make positive impacts in the communities with which we work. This position could be located in Calgary, Edmonton or Kelowna.
The candidate best suited to this position will have the ability to efficiently and effectively manage a consistent, and at times heavy workload while thriving in a self-directed work environment. The candidate will have technical drafting skills and competencies and the ability to engage team members, by phone and via email in a professional, yet personable manner.
Candidates should be able to demonstrate a passion for renewable energy and the renewable energy industry; along with progressive workplace experience and accountability.
Primary duties include:
Design solar system electrical and mechanical drawings
Other tasks as required
Familiarity with solar and/or construction industries
Electrical drafting experience
Drawing experience using AutoCAD and SketchUp
Technician diploma or degree or similar training and 2-3 years experience
Considered an Asset
Project Management skills
O&M reporting and operations experience
HOMER analysis skills
PVSyst and experience with performance analysis
Solar electric drafting experience
SkyFire is a growing mid-sized business which means opportunities abound for the right individual. While the primary responsibilities are those associated with drafting, individuals who possess skills and are comfortable working in complementary roles (e.g. project management, sales) on an as-needed basis are particularly valuable to our business.
As a SkyFire employee, you can look forward to enjoying the feeling of accomplishment and working in a progressive industry that fosters sustainable development principles. To thrive in the longer term, SkyFire supports and encourages the personal and professional development of our employees. Further, SkyFire strives to offer staff an enjoyable workplace culture that provides:
At SkyFire Energy, diversity, equity, and inclusion are at the core of our organization. We know that having varied perspectives helps generate better ideas to solve the complex problems of a changing world. These values are central for us to achieve our mission to relentlessly lead the solar industry to the benefit of our community and future generations.