Exciting Paid Internship Opportunity with DIT Hothouse

PV CROPS Internship

DIT Hothouse has an immediate opportunity to recruit a part-time Intern to assist in developing the commercial summaries and value propositions for solar technologies developed in a 6M€, 12 partner pan-European research project called “PhotoVoltaic Cost reduction, Reliability, Operational performance, Prediction and Simulation " (PVCROPS).

The successful candidate will develop experience of working with a high performance research commercialisation team within DIT, and coordinating with researchers on a pan-European project.

For full details of this exciting opportunity, download the PV CROPS Internship Job Spec Updated.


  • A minimum of an Honours Degree from an approved degree awarding institution or equivalent in Electrical/Energy
  • Evidence of ability to analyse different reports and write up reports to a publishable standard
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Proven ability to work independently to a deadline, and completion of work to the highest academic standards


  • Experience working on Solar or other sustainable energy projects
  • Previous experience writing articles for scientific journals or trade publications
  • Preparing papers, presentations or other materials for seminars, workshops or tradeshows.

Interested candidates should submit a full CV along with a one-page sample of their best technical writing and answers to the following questions to Stephen Davis at stephen.davis@dit.ie 

Q1. Can you name any three partners involved in the PV CROPS Project?

Q2. What does BIPV stand for?

For further information, contact:

Mr Stephen Davis
Marketing Officer
DIT Hothouse
Email: stephen.davis@dit.ie
Telephone: 01 402 7144