The Solar Maintenance Specialist will maintain a portfolio of commercial projects through performance analysis and diagnostics. The successful candidate will be responsible for responding to service calls and O&M issues to ensure optimal performance and diagnose issues in the field. This individual will take corrective actions on equipment and conduct preventative maintenance inspections.
You will have direct experience with Solar Edge, SMA, central inverters, Also Energy/PowerTrack and a strong technical background with software navigation and manipulation. You will have a strong understanding of client relationship building and strive to ensure all clients needs are met. You will have a strong understanding of preventative and corrective maintenance to the highest quality and safety standards and you will compile detailed inspection reports and communicate findings/recommendations succinctly to other team members. The Maintenance specialist will also perform replacement/installation of hardware/racking, PV modules, inverters, monitoring equipment and any other component within the solar site.
Additionally you will be responsible for reading and comprehending electrical and mechanical schematics, technical manuals, procedures and regulations, have knowledge of and ability to troubleshoot and repair electrical and solar system components (e.g. central and string inverters, transformers, combiner and re-combiner boxes, switchgear, PV modules, data monitoring systems etc., have knowledge of and ability to perform IV Curve tracing, determine if an issue exists and repair, and proficiency with communications networking for monitoring systems (Modbus, Ethernet, basic networking setup and troubleshooting).
- NABCEP Certified - PV Commissioning & Maintenance Specialist and/or PV Installer Specialist
- 3 years' experience in a similar role with commercial solar electrical power systems experience
- Is willing to travel to project sites throughout southern New England (CT, MA, RI). Occasional travel to NY/NJ. This is a 100% travel position.
- ability to work on 80% O&M sites and 20% Construction sites.