Solar Technician II

Organization
Clearway Energy Group
Organization Summary

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.

Posting Date
Closing Date
Location in MN
Metro
Job type
full-time
Salary

Information not provided

Hours

40 hours per week

Primary Duties

Reporting to the Solar Site Supervisor, the Solar Technician II is 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.

Principle Responsibilities & Key Results

  • 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
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Knowledge & Skills

  • 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), when needed
  • 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
Experience
  • 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
  • 2-year technical degree or equivalent Journeyman certification/qualifications is preferred
How to Apply
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