Field Service Engineer | Solar PV | Philadelphia, PA

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

Job description

Job Title: Field Service Engineer

Location: Philadelphia, PA

Contract Type: 12-month contract

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

The Green Recruitment Company is thrilled to offer an exciting opportunity for a dynamic Field Service Engineer to join a pioneering team dedicated to Utility Scale Solar PV Sites in Philadelphia. If you are passionate about renewable energy and looking for a meaningful 12-month contract with an hourly rate between $35 and $45 based on experience, this is the perfect role for you!

About the Role:

As our Field Service Engineer, you will ensure the optimal functioning and maintenance of large-scale solar PV installations. Your role will involve direct field work, employing your technical skills to troubleshoot, repair, and maintain solar systems, ensuring their efficiency and reliability. This hands-on position is ideal for someone who enjoys solving complex problems and working outdoors.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform regular maintenance, inspections, and troubleshooting on solar PV systems to maximize system performance.

  • Respond quickly to system outages or disruptions, providing timely and effective solutions.

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

  • Collaborate with engineering teams to recommend system enhancements or upgrades.

  • Keep detailed records of all maintenance and repair work, compiling regular reports on system status and work completed.

  • Educate and assist customers on the operation and maintenance of their solar systems.


  • Proven track record as a Field Service Engineer, preferably with experience in solar or other renewable energy technologies.

  • Excellent technical and analytical skills, with a strong focus on providing solutions.

  • Effective communication skills, capable of explaining technical details to non-technical audiences.

  • Willingness to travel extensively across the Philadelphia area and adapt to various field conditions.

  • Relevant technical certification or degree in Electrical Engineering, Renewable Energy Technology, or a related discipline.

Application Process:

Are you ready to power up your career and help us harness the sun’s energy more efficiently? We invite you to join our mission by applying for this role. Please send your resume and a cover letter highlighting your qualifications and enthusiasm to Tom Nichols at t.nichols@tgrcinc.com.

This is your chance to contribute to sustainable energy solutions in Philadelphia and beyond. We look forward to your application and potentially having you on our team!

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