IREC Energy SmartLab technician

Publish date February 19th 2019
NºRef. 7/2019

TITLE: IREC Energy SmartLab technician


Power Systems group announces a position Laboratory technician for the IREC Smart Grid laboratory (IREC Energy SmartLab). The candidate will be involved in the Laboratory team and will be responsible of the installation of equipment, reparations, test preparations, among other activities directly related to the lab needs. This work will also be part of technical research projects in the fields of microgrids, smart grids and renewable energy integration at the Power Systems Group of IREC.

These activities require knowledge in electrical installations, automation equipment, communications and control systems. In addition, motivation and high interests on smart grids, renewables, energy storage, electric mobility and grid integration. The professional is expected to actively participate in current and new research projects (competitive and industrial) within the group.

Qualifications and experience required:
Training and knowledge
- Electrical or Electronics technician certificate.
- Bachelor or Master in electrical or electronics engineering (may be a surplus)

- Skills on several of the following fields are desired:
o Electrical equipment
o Communications and Automation
o Control Board programming
o Converter assembly/reparation experience

The knowledge and experience with software as Matlab, DigSilent PowerFactory or PSSE is a surplus.

Language required:
- Knowledge of Spanish and/or Catalan are mandatory.
- Communication skills in English are preferred.

Personal Skills:
- Team Worker.
- Flexibility and initiative.
- Results-oriented.

What we offer:
We offer a temporary contract. Salaries will be paid in accordance with the IREC’s salary policy, depending on the candidate’s qualification and professional experience.

How to apply:
Send applications by email directly to HR office ( Esta dirección electrónica esta protegida contra spam bots. Necesita activar JavaScript para visualizarla ) indicate in the subject “IREC Energy SmartLab technician N.Ref. 7/2019" including CV and motivation letter.