Solar Technician I

Clearway Energy
Daggett, CA
United States
Job Description
**What The Role Is**

Reporting to the Solar Site Supervisor, Solar Technicians are responsible for performing corrective, preventive, and emergency maintenance and operations for solar PV systems and associated equipment. The primary objective is to maintain safe, effective, efficient, and profitable solar PV operation.

**What You'll Be Doing**

+ Performs corrective, preventive, and emergency maintenance and operations for which they are qualified to safely and efficiently perform

+ Performs other technical and administrative duties associated with operating and maintaining a power facility

+ Ensures work is performed in accordance with Environmental and Safety requirements

+ Participate in required training, including On-the-Job Training, Self-Study, Computer Based Training and Classroom Training

+ Performs work independently and/or in work crews

+ Performs other duties as assigned

+ Travel required as needed

**What You'll Bring**

+ A high school diploma or GED is required

+ 1+ years of experience in a power plant or PV Solar O&M/EPC experience

+ 2+ years of field experience with significant I&E, I&C and/or C&I Electrician experience will be considered in lieu of applicable solar experience

+ Demonstrated knowledge of electrical or mechanical fundamentals (single craft journeyman skills) such as electrical measurements, control circuits, and solid state theory application

+ Basic knowledge of operational characteristics of equipment and associated control devices installed in power facilities

+ Will drive company vehicle; must have a valid state driver’s license and good driving record

+ Ability to work overtime and non-standard working hours (nights), when needed

+ If you don’t meet 100% of the above qualifications but see yourself contributing, please submit your resume.

**What Would Be Nice**

+ 2-year technical degree or equivalent Journeyman certification/qualifications is preferred

+ Possess demonstrable mechanical aptitude and basic electrical knowledge

+ Understanding of general workplace safety and the ability to follow safety standards, as well as help the company improve upon the standards in place

+ Professionalism and excellent communication skills

+ Ability to operate a computer with technical proficiency of standard business software

+ Knowledge of applicable safety and environmental regulations

+ Able to work both independently and as part of a multi-tasking team

**Clearway will not sponsor nonimmigrant visas for this position (H-1B, TN, E-3, etc.).**

The pay rate for the successful candidate will depend on geographic location, skills, relevant and demonstrated experience, education, training and certifications, and other factors permitted by law. This role is eligible to earn an annual cash bonus, subject to personal and company performance goals.

Salary Range Across all U.S. Locations

$54,000—$83,000 USD

**Clearway Energy Group** is leading the transition to a world powered by clean energy. Along with our public affiliate Clearway Energy, Inc., we own and manage more than 9.6 gigawatts of renewable and conventional energy assets across the country. As we develop a nationwide pipeline of new renewable energy projects for the future, Clearway’s 7 gigawatts of operating wind, solar, and energy storage assets offset the equivalent of more than 9 million metric tons of carbon emissions for our customers today. Clearway Energy Group is headquartered in San Francisco with offices in Carlsbad, Calif.; Scottsdale, Ariz.; Houston; and Princeton, N.J. For more information, visit

**Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion**

At Clearway, we create a community that isn’t about being the same – it’s about building a team of unique individuals, with different backgrounds & skill sets, coming together to build something big & make a difference in the world. Clearway’s team is dedicated to a clean energy future across a wide spectrum of roles & responsibilities. Embodying our company values and operating principles, unique individuals come together over a common mission. We embrace opportunities to do challenging work that can change the world. We aspire to bring out the best in everyone. We share setbacks, celebrate successes, & act with integrity & accountability to get the job done.

**Working at Clearway, Hybrid Together**

Here at Clearway, we’re committed to balancing flexibility while fostering strong relationships with our teammates. We do this by prioritizing new hires based near one of our offices in San Francisco, Carlsbad, Scottsdale, Houston, & Princeton. Our office-based employees typically work together from fabulous spaces on Tuesdays & Thursdays to collaborate & learn, build community, get to know one another, & enjoy company-provided meals & events.

Clearway Energy is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience & expertise. We intentionally foster a culture of inclusion that empowers our employees to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities & protected veterans to join the team. Clearway is a proud promoter of employment opportunities to our Military & Veterans.

**What We Provide**

Clearway offers all eligible employees working 20+ hours per week a comprehensive menu of benefits: generous PTO, medical, dental & vision care, HSAs with company contributions, health FSAs, dependent daycare FSAs, commuter benefits, relocation, & a 401(k) plan with employer match, a variety of life & accident insurances, fertility programs, adoption assistance, generous parental leave, tuition reimbursement, & benefits for employees in same-sex marriages, civil unions & domestic partnerships. For more on Clearway benefits, visit our Benefits Website ( .