We are looking for a Technical Engineer who can provide technical support for solar inverters. This exciting opportunity will provide you with the chance to join a company who are becoming a leading supplier of household energy storages systems – so you don’t want to miss out on this!
To be the Technical Engineer our client is looking for, you will need an Electro-technical certification or equivalent along with technical or commissioning service experience within the solar space. You will know how to troubleshoot inverters through previous experience and your understanding of PV plat layouts and rooftop structures is impressive! You will find yourself responsible for liaising with clients, being the second line support, overseeing project engineering processes and analysing data. It is essential that you are familiar with various inverter models and have O&M experience in order to efficiently and successfully provide remote technical support for solar inverters. Additionally, you will need to have the ability to read and understand electrical schematic diagrams and specifications.
You are definitely someone we want to hear from if providing support and troubleshooting solar inverters is something you can do in your sleep! Apply now!
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Electro-technical certification or equivalent
Technical service experience in the solar industry
Previous experience with troubleshooting inverters
O&M experience is non-negotiable
Experience working with live three-phase electricity
Previous exposure to various inverter models
Understanding of PV plant layouts and rooftop structures
Your responsibilities include remote support for solar inverters, troubleshooting, communicating with clients, and downloading as well as analysing data.
Excellent communication skills with ability to build relationships with clients
IT literate with robust MS Office skills
Robust ability to read and understand electrical schematic diagrams and specifications
Drivers license and own vehicle is essential