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NextEra Energy PV Solar Field Technician III - Proxima Solar - Crows Landing, CA in Five Points, California

PV Solar Field Technician III - Proxima Solar - Crows Landing, CA

Date: May 2, 2024

Location(s): Five Points, CA, US, 93624

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID: 79892

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

Job Summary: The Entry Level PV Solar & Battery Technician will play a crucial role in supporting the operations and maintenance of NextEra Energy's photovoltaic (PV) solar and battery storage systems. As a member of the Operations and Maintenance (O&M) team, the technician will be responsible for ensuring optimal performance and reliability of clean energy systems. This poosition will be based out of Crows Landing, CA at our Proxima Solar Site.


  • Vegetation Maintenance/Panel cleaning around the Solar Site.

  • Conduct routine preventive maintenance activities on solar panels, battery storage systems, and associated equipment.

  • During down times, Troubleshoot and undertake corrective maintenance to identify and resolve system issues, ensuring maximum system uptime and efficiency.

  • Adhere to maintenance schedules and follow established procedures for inspections, cleaning, lubrication, and component replacements.

  • Utilize monitoring software and tools to regularly monitor and analyze system performance, identifying deviations and inefficiencies.

  • Generate performance reports and maintain accurate records of system performance, including energy production, equipment status, and maintenance activities.

  • Follow all safety protocols and guidelines to ensure a safe working environment for oneself and colleagues.

  • Adhere to environmental regulations and procedures during maintenance activities and waste management.

  • Maintain accurate documentation of O&M activities, including maintenance logs, work orders, and inventory records.

  • Communicate effectively with supervisors, team members, and other stakeholders regarding work progress, challenges, and recommendations.

Job Overview

The Site Technician will support the Regional Manager or designee to ensure the perfect execution of the PGD processes. Site Technicians in a solar region perform duties in the following but are not limited to safety, contractor management, electrical/electronic/mechanical equipment operation, troubleshooting, and maintenance, overall site operations, asset management and regulatory compliance, reliability engineering, and inventory management.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Reliability engineering

  • Warranty management

  • Operation and basic maintenance

  • Electrical and power electronics troubleshooting and repairs

  • Safety and Environmental program stewardship

  • Supervisory duties of NEE employees and contractors

  • Mechanical troubleshooting and repairs

  • Business duties and Inventory management

  • Heavy equipment operation

  • Regulatory compliance

  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad / GED

  • Experience: 0+ years

  • Valid Driver's License (NON CDL)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Trade School Graduate

  • Licensed Electrician

  • Licensed Master Electrician

  • Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certified

The base pay for this position is $48,000.00 to $72,000.00 per year. This range is estimated for this role. Actual pay may be different.

Employee Group: Non Exempt

Employee Type: Full Time

Job Category: Technicians - Wind/HV/Solar

Organization: NextEra Energy Operating Services, LLC

Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable

This position is eligible for Company sponsored benefits. Click to see our benefits.

NextEra Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, age, national origin, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetics, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace.

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