Solar Operations and Maintenance Technician

 Published 20 days ago
    
 United States
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We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Solar Operations & Maintenance (O&M) Technician to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring the optimal performance and reliability of solar energy systems through regular maintenance, troubleshooting, and repairs.

Key responsibilities include:

· Conducting routine inspections and preventative maintenance on solar PV systems to identify and address potential issues

· Performing electrical tests, measurements, and diagnostics to assess system performance and compliance with specifications

· Cleaning solar panels and other system components to maximize energy production and efficiency

· Troubleshooting and repairing electrical and mechanical components, including inverters, wiring, and mounting hardware

· Documenting maintenance activities, equipment failures, and corrective actions in O&M reports and software platforms

· Responding to service calls and emergencies to resolve system issues and minimize downtime

· Collaborating with project managers, engineers, and subcontractors to coordinate maintenance activities and ensure timely completion

· Adhering to safety protocols and procedures, industry standards, and regulatory requirements at all times

Requirements

· High school diploma or equivalent (Associate's degree or technical certification preferred)

· Proven experience in solar O&M, electrical maintenance, or a related field

· Strong knowledge of solar PV systems, components, and operation principles

· Proficiency in electrical testing equipment and diagnostic tools

· Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills

· Ability to work independently and as part of a team

· Effective communication and customer service skills

· Physical stamina and ability to work at heights and in various weather conditions

Benefits

What we can offer you:

An amazing team of people. We have doubled our staff in the last year.

Fair and equitable compensation. There are a wide range of factors that are considered in making compensation decisions including but not limited to skill sets; experience and training; licensure and certifications; and other business and organizational needs. The disclosed range estimate has not been adjusted for the applicable geographic differential associated with the location at which the position may be filled. A reasonable estimate of the current annual salary range is $75,000-$90,000.

Work-life balance with employee physical and financial health at the forefront. We offer medical, dental, vision, STD and employee life insurance as well as a 401K with 6% match. Employees are eligible for all benefits on their first day of employment.

Our diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture empowers our people to be who they are, contribute their unique perspectives, and make a difference individually and collectively. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe that everyone should be heard. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law. We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws.

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