**PV Solar Field Technician I – Proxima/North Central Valley, CA**
**Date:** Dec 22, 2022
**Location(s):** Five Points, CA, US, 93624
**Company:** NextEra Energy
**Requisition ID:** 68103
is the world’s largest generator of renewable energy from the wind and sun, and a world leader in battery storage. We provide energy-related products and services that grow our economy, protect the environment, support our communities and help customers meet their energy needs. Are you interested in creating a cleaner environment for future generations? Join our world-class, innovative team today.
**Position Specific Description**
*****This position will be based out of Proxima and North Central Valley, California and will support the Distributed Generation Solar & Battery Storage assets within the region*****
This position sits within the Power Generation Division which is responsible for all of NextEra Energy’s non-nuclear generation operations, exceeding 40,000 megawatts (MW) of installed capacity. This individual will perform the maintenance, electrical & mechanical day to day operations of the Distributed Generation Solar & Battery Storage portfolio in the region of California.
Individual will be responsible for supporting utility scale solar and battery storage sites as well.
+ Previous solar experience highly preferred.
+ Grounding and switching experience preferred.
Employees in this role are responsible for the operation and maintenance of solar generation equipment on multiple solar power plants to achieve safe, efficient, and environmentally sound plant operations. Successful candidates apply a working knowledge of troubleshooting electrical components and equipment to include the use of digital multi-meters, meggers, and amp clamps.
**Job Duties & Responsibilities**
+ Maintains all tools, shops, vehicles, and work locations in a safe and efficient condition
+ Provides inspection of watch, electrical, mechanical, and electronic troubleshooting for a solar field and battery energy storage equipment
+ Performs switching and grounding of medium and high voltage equipment
+ Ensures daily inspection for cooling system discrepancies, mechanical component breakage, and electrical component failures preventing site equipment from operating as designed are performed
+ Travel to other sites will be required
+ Performs other job-related duties as assigned
+ High School Grad / GED
+ Experience: 2+ years
+ Valid Driver’s License (NON CDL)
+ Associate’s or Equivalent Experience
+ Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certified
**Employee Group:** Non Exempt
**Employee Type:** Full Time
**Job Category:** Technicians – Wind/HV/Solar
**Organization:** NextEra Operating Srvs
**Relocation Provided:** Yes, if applicable
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