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Ameresco is currently seeking an Associate Project Development Engineer to work with Ameresco’s Solar PV Grid-Tie Development Team in the development of solar PV projects. This position is located at our company headquarters in Framingham, MA.


  • Collaborate with Senior Solar PV Engineers, Project Development Managers, and sales personnel to develop, design, and estimate costs of solar PV projects
  • Assist with the assessment of project requirements to evaluate business opportunities for solar PV
  • Visit project sites to assess and document site dimensions and electrical systems
  • Gather key project details such as utility data, facility profiles, site drawings, and system operating data
  • Provide assistance with technical and financial analyses of options
  • Prepare utility interconnection pre-applications or contact utilities as needed
  • Evaluate project sites for interconnection feasibility using software tools and site visits
  • Ensure compliance with company, industry, trade, and jurisdictional safety standards, practices, codes.
  • Foster effective and positive business relationships with all parties throughout project phases


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering or Science discipline, with an electrical engineering or solar PV engineering focus preferred.

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proven ability to gather, validate, and analyze quantitative data and information
  • Experience with the National Electrical Code, medium voltage engineering, solar PV design software (Helioscope/PVSyst), or AutoCAD is a plus.
  • Programming experience using Python or Visual Basic is a plus
  • Advanced proficiency with MS Office Suite, especially MS Excel.
  • Excellent verbal, written, computer communication and presentation skills required.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively manage multiple projects and business relationships.
  • Valid Drivers’ License issued by state of residence and in good standing.
  • U.S. Citizenship or U.S. Permanent Resident status required.
  • Ability to pass security clearance investigation.

Interested individuals are encouraged to visit to submit your resume, cover letter, sample project history, and salary information. DIRECT Applicant Response Preferred.



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