Career Opportunities With Urban Grid

We are actively looking for new employees. Please contact us at careers@urbangridco.com to inquire about open positions.

CURRENT OPENINGS:


JOB TITLE: Utility Solar Site Acquisition Analyst

JOB LOCATION: Stevensville, MD

PRIMARY ROLE: The primary responsibility of this position will be to identify potential sites for utility-scale solar. Secondary responsibilities will include market research, support for existing project management and ongoing project development.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Analyze property data and GIS maps in markets to identify potential solar project sites
  • Monitor and analyze Interconnection queues
  • Perform project feasibility analysis
  • Coordinate and facilitate initial landowner contact for potential solar project sites
  • Use all relevant information to research and understand local communities where the company has a business interest
  • Assist with project development related research, including state and local permitting and regulatory processes
  • Establish, maintain and update project specific files, databases, records and other documents
  • Complete other responsibilities as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Geography, Environmental Science, Engineering or similar or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Position requires excellent organization skills, attention to detail and problem solving
  • Extensive experience with computer applications specifically GIS, Word, PowerPoint, Adobe Professional and Excel
  • 1+ years of related experience in land use, real estate or environmental industries is preferable but not required
  • Must possess excellent and professional written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly motivated, energetic and willing to learn new tasks quickly
  • Ambitious and interested in career growth within in the organization
  • Hard-working and able to prioritize a large task load in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience in the solar industry and/or environmental policy is preferable but not required

Full-time position with compensation commensurate with experience. Health, dental and retirement plans also provided. Urban Grid is looking to fill this position immediately. To apply, please submit a resume, cover letter, and references to careers@urbangridco.com.