Travel Solar Technician – Locations across US

  • Green Job Crawler
  • San Diego, CA, USA
  • 07 Feb, 2019

Job Description

Title: Travel Solar Technician – Locations across US Location: United States-CA-US-San Diego Job Number: 19400000843 Tetra Tech Inc . is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees—16,000 people working together across disciplines and time zones to provide smart, sustainable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in 400 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams. Gemini Energy Services, A Tetra Tech Division Is seeking a Solar Maintenance Technician for travel assignments around the United States, with possible travel to Canada and Latin America. You will be responsible for various site duties to include commissioning, preventative maintenance, upgrades and retrofits, diagnosis, repair and various project tasks. You will be working to evaluate, inspect, repair, clean, maintain and/or replace inverters, components, exhaust systems, panels, firmware updates and communication devices. This technician will assist in other areas of site such as reporting, monitoring and customer management as required. This position is a travel position which requires willingness to work up to 50-60 hours per week if needed, to meet project and maintenance schedules. On-call and weekend work will occasionally be required. Daily Per Diem is paid by Gemini Energy Services. Qualifications: ESSENTIAL EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND RESPONSIBILITIES: + High school or equivalent + Active solar tech 1years + Current valid Driver's License with less than 3 moving violations in past 3 years + We are looking for a troubleshooter who is a reliable go-getter + Candidate should be able to function independently and must have a comprehensive understanding of a variety of inverters and how they function + Experienced with Direct Current Electricity, Alternating Current Electricity, and Electronics + Understanding of Voltage Testers, Multimeters, Amp Clamps, Oscilloscopes, Meghommeters, Infrared Testers, Voltage Test Procedures, Lock Out Tag Out, Electric Static Discharge (ESD) and Fiber Optics + Must have current driver’s license and clean DMV record (within last 5 years) and ability to operate service trucks as required + Must have clean criminal background + Ability to train other employees in operations, maintenance, and repair procedures + Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations + Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals + Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers and the general public + Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions + Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables + Candidate must be able to pass a drug screen + Travel required (breaks provided) OTHER DESIRABLE KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE: Training/Experience Preferred: + Associate degree or higher in electrical engineering preferred + At least 1 year of experience in the solar industry Physical Requirements: + Capable of lifting at least 40 lbs. + Capable of bending, twisting and lifting items over head DESIRED/PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS TO BE UPLOAD: Certifications: (please upload) + NFPA 70e electrical training + OSHA 10 Hour Safety Course completion + Tower Rescue / Competent Climber Certification or similar + Wind Turbine commissioning or maintenance experience + First Aid / CPR Preferred/Optional Attachments to Be Upload: + Lock Out Tag Out (LOTO) + Rigging + Manual Handling + Confined Space + HYTORC Torque and Tension + ENSA/GWO + Rescue, safe evacuation + Electrical certifications + Crane & Rigging + Signalperson + Capstan Hoist + CADWELD + Welding + Forklift + Qualified Electrical Worker (QEW) + Other Tetra Tech offers a competitive compensation package including medical, prescription. Dental, vision, life insurance, and disability; 401(k) with company match; employee stock purchase plan and so much more! If you are interested in joining our dynamic team, for immediate consideration submit your resume to Tetra Tech, Inc. , at www.tetratech.com at http://www.tetratech.com/ . Please mention the position you are applying for in your cover letter and include salary requirements . A Pre-employment drug screen is required. Tetra Tech is committed to diversity and gender equality in all of its operations - in the U.S. and overseas. We strive to reflect these goals in our global mission and in our workplace. We encourage applications from women and underrepresented ethnic, racial, and cultural groups. Tetra Tech is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. EOEAA/M/F/Vets/Disability Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal contactor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job. Successful completion of a drug screen required. If you are disabled and need assistance with your job application process, please fax the position you are applying for to: (330) 659-5931. For more information on our company, please visit our websites at: www.tetratech.com at http://www.tetratech.com/ , http://www.tetratech.com/en/waste-management , http://www.geminienergyservices.com/ Job: Energy and Utilities