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Job Description Summary:
Swinerton Renewable Energy (SRE) is the largest Solar Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) and Operations and Maintenance (O&M) Services Provider in North America. We are committed to bringing passion and customer focus to our business. If you are interested in working for a growing company and happy enthusiastic people, you will enjoy your career with us!
The Lead Solar Technician is responsible for the management of testing, maintenance, troubleshooting and repair activities on solar facilities.
POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
Able to perform all essential Solar Technician II job responsibilities
Direct and supervise site maintenance, repair, troubleshooting as directed by management
Perform site maintenance, repair, troubleshooting and energized electrical work strictly adhering to company and industry safety standards
Direct equipment repair using existing electronic, hydraulic and pneumatic
Perform maintenance in accordance with company directives or authorized service documents
Ensure a safe working environment through strict adherence to and enforcement of company and industry safety standards
Implement repairs to unfamiliar solar equipment, systems and plants with a minimum amount of training and familiarization safely.
Understand, follow and communicate safety regulations and work procedures
Supervise, provide ongoing training and certify Solar Technician Level I and II employees
Prepare timely and accurate documentation and required reports related to site operation
Complete other responsibilities as assigned
MINIMUM SKILLS OR EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED) or equivalent
Associates Degree or Certificate in Electronics/Mechanics
Minimum four years of experience in solar facility maintenance and repair
Valid OSHA 30 certification
Valid NFPA 70e Safety Training certification
Valid Safety Trained Supervisor (STS) certification
Demonstrated ability to recognize work hazards and mitigate using proper tools and procedures
Demonstrated ability to work alone and safety under any conditions
Advanced working knowledge of solar systems/plants, protection devices, control devices, power supplies, loads, conductors, inverters and transformers
Ability to troubleshoot network and telemetry issues
Ability to pass an exam on international and domestic electrical schematics and symbols
Ability to pass an exam on electrical troubleshooting
Ability to pass an exam on reading and interpreting hydraulic and pneumatic diagrams
Effective computer operation skills and ability to operate system monitoring applications
Effective verbal and written English language communication skills
Effective organizational skills
Ability to work at remote locations in extreme weather conditions (heat, cold, inclement weather)
Ability to work on an “on call” basis (may include weekends or after hours situations)
Valid driver’s license, satisfactory driving record and ability to operate company vehicle
*This job description reflects management’s assignment of essential functions; it does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned
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