Clearway Energy Group is accelerating the world’s transformation to a clean energy future. With more than 4.3 gigawatts of solar and wind energy assets in 25 states and a development pipeline across the country, we are offsetting the equivalent of nearly 9 million tons of carbon emissions for our customers. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, CA with offices in Carlsbad, CA; Scottsdale, AZ; Houston, TX; and New York, NY. For more information, visit www.clearwayenergygroup.com.
Reporting to the Solar Maintenance Manager, the Solar Technician I is responsible for troubleshooting, maintaining, servicing, and repairing solar PV systems and associated equipment. The primary objective is to maintain safe, effective, efficient, and profitable solar PV operation.
Principle Responsibilities/Key Results Areas
+ Troubleshoot, maintain, service, and repair solar PV systems and associated equipment
+ Perform routine vegetation management and snow removal
+ Assist higher level Technicians in performing maintenance
+ Perform other technical and administrative duties associated with operating and maintaining a power facility
+ Ensure 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
+ Other duties as assigned
Knowledge & Skills
+ Proficiency in basic computer software applications such as: Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and SAP.
+ 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.
+ 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, holidays, weekends), when needed.
+ Professionalism and excellent communication skills.
+ Knowledge of applicable safety and environmental regulations.
+ Able to work both independently and as part of a multi-tasking team.
Experience & Education
+ A high school diploma or GED is required.
+ Knowledge of electrical and mechanical fundamentals of PV systems preferred.
+ 2-year technical degree or equivalent Journeyman certification and qualifications preferred.