Field Service Engineer | Solar PV | Pittsburgh

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: Pittsburgh, PA

Contract Type: 12-month contract

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

The Green Recruitment Company is excited to present a fantastic opportunity for a motivated Field Service Engineer to join a leading team working on Utility Scale Solar PV Sites in Pittsburgh. This 12-month contract role offers an hourly rate ranging from $35 to $45, based on your expertise and experience in the field.

About the Role:

As a Field Service Engineer, you will play a critical role in maintaining and optimizing large-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) systems. Your technical skills will ensure the high performance and reliability of solar installations that significantly contribute to sustainable energy production. This position involves hands-on field work, troubleshooting, and regular interaction with clients to provide exceptional service and support.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct routine maintenance, testing, and troubleshooting of solar PV equipment to ensure optimal operation.

  • Respond to service calls and resolve issues efficiently to minimize downtime.

  • Perform technical evaluations of solar installations and suggest improvements or upgrades.

  • Collaborate with project managers and other engineers to enhance system performance.

  • Maintain accurate service logs and reports for system operations and maintenance activities.

  • Provide training and support to clients on new systems and technology.


  • Proven experience as a Field Service Engineer or similar role, preferably in the solar or renewable energy sector.

  • Strong technical and problem-solving skills, with a keen attention to detail.

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills, with the ability to explain complex technical details in a clear manner.

  • Flexibility to travel to different sites within the Pittsburgh area and work in various outdoor conditions.

  • Technical certification or degree in Electrical Engineering, Renewable Energy, or a related field.

Application Process:

If you are passionate about renewable energy and thrive in a dynamic, hands-on work environment, we would love to hear from you! Please apply by sending your resume and a brief cover letter outlining your experience and interest in the role to Tom Nichols at t.nichols@tgrcinc.com.

Join us in making a tangible impact on the future of energy, one solar panel at a time! We look forward to welcoming you to our team and together pushing the boundaries of solar technology in Pittsburgh.

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