Mechanical Engineer - Clean Energy

Energy Revolution Services, Ltd.

  Posted: May 11, 2021

  Location: Victoria, British Columbia

  Internship Program: Natural Resources

  Salary Range: $50,000 - $60,000

  Hours per Week: 30

  Start Date: July 12, 2021

  End Date: February 18, 2022

Job Description

We are looking for a highly motivated mechanical engineer to assist in the growth of our small clean energy firm. Working with the Principal Engineer at Energy Revolution Services Ltd. this role will be focused on assisting with the development of a prototype off-grid energy modelling software tool, and supporting consulting work that we deliver to our energy efficiency and renewable energy clients.

It is intended that this internship will transition to a permanent role at the conclusion of the internship. However, this is not guaranteed, as it will depend on both the performance of the successful candidate over the internship, as well as the continued growth and success of the business.

Duties and Responsibilities

Responsibilities will include:
*Preparation of interactive data visualizations in Python and Excel.
*Preparation of user interface concepts in Python.
*Preparation of energy calculation modules (solar, wind, hydro, biomass and efficiency) using Python and Excel.
*Communication and co-ordination with equipment vendors, clients and project partners.
*Preparation of drawing and specification documents.
*Review and update of preliminary work based on feedback received from the Principal Engineer.
*Project and business administration tasks such as project budget control, preparation of proposal documents.
*Preparation of technical reports.

Knowledge and Skills

Essential requirements:
*Understanding of energy systems such as renewable energy production, or building energy consumption.
*Excellent analysis skills using Python and MS Excel.
*Experience and knowledge with AutoCAD, MS Office, and engineering modelling software.
*Strong initiative and ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
*Excellent written and spoken communication skills in English.

Beneficial skills:
*Business training, education, or experience such as sales, marketing or accounting.
*Experience working in a small business environment.

Education Required

Mechanical engineering, bachelors degree required.

Certification Required

Registration or eligibility for registration as an EIT with EGBC.

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