• location: Phoenix, AZ
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $28 - $38 per hour


Engineering client involved in solar power plant engineering & construction projects is looking for an Solar Designer for a 10+ month contract assignment (that could go direct for the right person) in Phoenix, AZ. You need 3+ years of drafting experience in any discipline, but ideally either electrical. You need to be local or within a commutable distance to Phoenix.

Responsibilities for the Designer

  • Be a part of a design team involved in the design of solar power plants
  • Generate one-lines and create solar plant layouts in AutoCAD
  • Revise existing drawings and preparing new drawings of basic electrical components & structures related to substation designs
  • Prepares non-routine drawings with complex features using information from rough sketches, detailed engineering notes or brief verbal guidance

Requirements for the Designer

  • 3-10+ years of experience as a Drafter and Designer
  • You need some exeprience with AutoCAD design software
  • You need to be able to generate one-lines and create solar plant layouts in AutoCAD
  • You need knowledge of electrical codes
  • You need an understanding of equipment sizing, cable sizing and cable lengths
  • Familiarity with different solar technologies
  • You must have some Solar plant layout design experience
  • You need either a High school diploma and course work in drafting technology or a specialized CAD certification or an Associate's degree in computer aided drafting and design


  • PTO Program
  • 401K
  • Health Insurance available, and more...

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