Queen’s Solar Design Team (QSDT) is a multi-disciplinary team that provides an opportunity for all members to explore their interests in sustainable building design and social justice. The team is structured to present a collaborative environment for each member to develop an aptitude for sustainable design principles, CAD modelling software, energy modelling software, and working with real-world project clients and stakeholders.

QSDT accepts students from all faculties from Queen’s University, and all applicants will be considered for each position. However, please refer to the following list to view the corresponding disciplines that would have priority to be selected for each position: Solar Decathlon Manager (All Disciplines), Structural Lead (Civil), Architectural Lead (Civil & Mechanical), Systems (Mechanical & Chemical), Business (All Disciplines), Administrative Manager (All Disciplines), Finance & Sponsorship Coordinator (All Disciplines), Marketing & External Relations (All Disciplines).

Interviews will be held via Zoom from November 5-8.

Please contact director.qsdt @ engsoc.queensu.ca with any questions regarding the application and/or hiring process logistics.

Application Deadline: November 4, 2022

Brief: The Administrative Manager will report to the Team Managers and is responsible for:

  1. Supervising the Marketing, Finance, and External Relations coordinators.
  2. Working with the Team Managers to ensure final competition deliverables are compiled and submitted following all necessary formatting conventions and accessibility guidelines set out for the competition.
  3. Working with the Team Managers to compile final deliverables for the client and further, ensuring all sensitive information (if any) is contained to client deliverables.