ENGINEERING ASSOCIATE

SUMMARY

Ranger Power is a utility-scale solar development company headquartered in Chicago, IL. Ranger develops early- and late-stage solar projects around the United States. Ranger Power is a small company, with a committed team of renewable energy professionals.

Ranger Power is an equal opportunity employer. Read more about our commitment to DEI here.

DESCRIPTION

Ranger Power is seeking an Interconnection Engineer/Engineering Associate to support the Director of Transmission and the development team with project development activities related to the interconnection process, transmission analysis, and electrical design activities related to Ranger Power’s portfolio of development projects. This position would be responsible for supporting the Director and overall development team in administration of the processes related to interconnection, as well as growing their experience and abilities in transmission analysis and power flow studies and reporting.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Interconnection Process Management: Support the Interconnection team in all aspects of the interconnection process in the various regions and markets in which Ranger Power works, specifically interconnection applications, preliminary engineering and design, study review and analysis, and compliance with the respective ISO tariffs.
  • Transmission Analysis Administration: Support communications with consultants around transmission analysis and load flow review for prospective and development projects to assess the transmission capacity and overall upgrade requirements for the development portfolio.
  • Project Engineering:  Assist in coordination with the development team to communicate the engineering and design of the projects in the portfolio, as well as development team back to Interconnection to appropriately respond to their deadlines.
  • Manage Multiple Tasks Simultaneously: Develop and manage several projects (or project components) at various stages, under tight deadlines and according to specific business plans.
  • Prepare Quality Work Product: Prepare project documents, reports, presentations, and other work product timely, completely and accurately.
  • Reflect Well on Ranger Power: Put Ranger in a positive light by always dealing with stakeholders, including landowners, government officials, contractors, and counter- parties, in a manner that is ethical, professional, and respectful.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree or engaged in coursework to obtain
  • 0-2 years’ experience in electrical engineering, engineering process management, renewable energy, or energy storage.
  • Interest in growing skills and expertise in the solar and renewable energy industry.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and project management skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a larger team and take the initiative to follow up as needed
  • Some domestic travel required

LOCATION

Chicago, IL or Remote

START DATE

ASAP

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