Field Service Engineer | Solar PV | Albany, NY

Posted 23 April 2024
Salary $35-$45 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameTom Nichols

Job description

Field Service Engineer

Location: Albany, NY

Contract Type: 12-month contract

Hourly Rate: $35-$45, dependent on experience

The Green Recruitment Company is eager to find a dynamic Field Service Engineer to join our team working on Utility Scale Solar PV Sites in Albany, NY. This 12-month contract role is perfectly suited for someone with a robust technical background in renewable energy, offering an hourly rate between $35 and $45 based on experience.

About the Role:

In this critical role, you will ensure the efficient operation and maintenance of large-scale solar PV installations. Your technical expertise will be vital in troubleshooting, maintaining, and enhancing system performance. This position offers a great blend of fieldwork and customer interaction, ideal for someone who excels in a hands-on environment and enjoys solving complex problems.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform routine maintenance and emergency repairs on solar PV systems to ensure optimal performance and longevity.

  • Diagnose system malfunctions and operational issues, providing swift and effective resolutions.

  • Monitor and analyze system performance data to identify trends and areas for improvement.

  • Collaborate closely with project management and technical teams to share insights and improve operational procedures.

  • Maintain comprehensive documentation of all service activities, including detailed reports on maintenance performed and system status.

  • Engage with clients to provide technical support and ensure their satisfaction with our services.


  • Experience as a Field Service Engineer, ideally within the solar energy sector, demonstrating a track record of managing and improving complex systems.

  • Strong problem-solving abilities, with a keen attention to detail and a methodical approach to troubleshooting.

  • Excellent communication skills, capable of conveying technical information clearly and effectively to both clients and colleagues.

  • Flexibility to handle field assignments across the Albany area, with adaptability to various environmental conditions.

  • A technical degree or certification in Electrical Engineering, Renewable Energy, or a relevant technical discipline.

Application Process:

If you’re driven by innovation and committed to enhancing sustainable energy solutions, we would love to hear from you. Please apply by sending your resume and a cover letter that showcases your passion and qualifications for this role to Tom Nichols at t.nichols@tgrcinc.com.

This is your chance to join a growing industry and make a meaningful impact in the renewable energy landscape of Albany, NY. We look forward to reviewing your application and hopefully welcoming you to our team.

The Green Recruitment Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.