Engineering Intern

We are currently looking for an Engineering intern to support our Business Development team. The candidate will perform a variety of roles to support SunFarmer’s solar projects and will report to the Business Development Manager of SunFarmer Nepal office in Kathmandu.

 

 RESPONSIBILTIES INCLUDE: 

PV System Design

• Learn On-grid PV system design and development

• Perform Site Surveys of prospective sites and prepare survey reports

• Design on-grid systems for surveyed sites under supervision of senior engineers

Research & Development

• Research on the best practices of on-grid system design

• Study and optimize current Design and BoQ development techniques

• Develop a design report template that will be used for all future projects

• Study and improvise current Construction Drawing techniques

MUST-HAVE CHARACTERISTICS:

1.     Intellect: We have a high performing team, and we only hire the smartest, brightest people we can find. We especially value creative thinkers

2.     Entrepreneurial spirit: We don’t tell you exactly what you should do – we expect all team members to lead projects from start to finish with minimal supervision

3.     Willingness to dive in and learn: You love getting things done, and you are always working to improve your knowledge and skills

4.     Team player: SunFarmer is a great place to work; we look for colleagues that are enjoyable to be around, and that will work collaboratively as part of a team. Willingness to put your team’s needs before your own and step up when needed is crucial

5.     Efficient and hard worker: We expect you to get an extraordinary amount of work done in a short amount of time – that means you have to work efficiently. However, we also work hard – when deadlines are tight, we do what it takes to get the job done

6.     Professionalism: You are organized and punctual, and you are a concise and efficient communicator. You are as comfortable presenting to business executives in Kathmandu as you are interacting with farmers in respective regions.

 

EDUCATION:

The person shall hold at least a Bachelor’s degree in a technical background (electrical, electronic or mechanical engineering) or currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in a technical background from a leading university, and have excellent networking, communication and presentation skills.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Recent graduate/continuing student.

  • Strong interpersonal skills.

  • Basic concept in solar energy and electronics/automation.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must have both writing skills, and outstanding interpersonal skills.

  • 2-wheeler with license.

  • Willingness to travel and work in the field if required.

The next review of cadidates will be on April 22, 2019.

Send us your resume at hr@sunfarmer.org with the subject titled “Engineering Intern”.