Solar Technician

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  • Altoona, PA, USA
  • 08 Feb, 2019

Job Description

Solar Technician Altoona, PA, USA Req #218 Thursday, February 7, 2019 EDF Renewable, a subsidiary of EDF Energies Nouvelles, is a leading North American independent power producer boasting over 30 years of experience across a broad spectrum of services. Our mission is turning innovative renewable energy ideas and long-term relationships into an ethical, high value sustainable business. Scope of Job: This position, under specific direction from the site manager, or his/her designee, maintains photovoltaic power and energy storage systems. The scope includes, but not limited to full system installation, commissioning, maintenance, system performance evaluation and troubleshooting of power and energy systems. Responsibilities: * 20%- Perform preventative maintenance on utility scale photovoltaic power plants and storage systems. * 15%- Complete on a daily basis, maintenance logs, work orders, time cards, service reports, and any other required paperwork or computer work for the specific project/assignment. * 15%- Perform OEM testing, troubleshooting, repairs and upgrades/ revisions to a broad range of equipment in the renewable industry. * 10%- Monitoring (DAS) Systems, as well as other components of large PV power plants and energy storage systems. * 10%- Conduct site safety assessments and identify all safety hazards on job-site, lead daily safety meetings, properly fill out JHA & LOTO documentation. * 10%- Re-Commission PV systems, including but not limited to; insulation testing (megger testing), I-V curve testing, thermal imagery, torque tests and performance evaluations. * 5%- Review project plans, specifications & installation instructions to ensure that the project is built according to the approved design and specifications * 5%- Participate in the 24hr/weekly "On Call" rotation. * 5% - Other duties as assigned Supervision of Others: * During certain situations may have to oversee contractors and sub-contractors to support mission. Qualifications: * 2+ years electrical experience * Appropriate licensing to work as electrician in the designated area. * Working knowledge of solar industry best practices, NEC requirements, and diagnosis/repair of common solar failures. * Ability to work well with subcontracted Construction personnel in resolution of issues identified in the field during that phase of a project. * NABCEP certification or other component specific solar certifications a plus Education/Experience - * Commercial Photovoltaic Maintenance/Repair: 1 years *... For full info follow application link. We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V.