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Solar Plant Technician (Carvers Creek, VA)

Gloucester, VA, US, 23061

At Algonquin-Liberty, we hire passionate people who care about doing the right thing for our customers. We are entrepreneurial, creative, and outcome-focused. Here, your natural talent and achievements will flourish in an inclusive environment of teamwork, trust and continuous learning. We are always pursuing excellence to exceed our ambitions goals, rewarding both the goal outcome and how we achieve it. 

Purpose


This position will be supporting our Carvers Creek Solar project.

Accountabilities

 

  • Grounds management program - perform vegetation management activities both manual and mechanical as well as general civil duties such as maintaining roadways and trails, inspection\repair of perimeter security fencing and inspection and maintenance of onsite building facilities.
  • Environmental Programs – monitor, inspect and record site conditions per SPCC program and the LPCo Clearview Solar environmental site procedure.  
  • General – Aid Plant Supervisor during routine (monthly, quarterly, and annual) inspections and condition assessments of electrical and mechanical facility equipment and systems. 
  • Troubleshooting & Corrective Actions – Under the direction of the plant supervisor assist in the execution of troubleshooting and small repairs on all site equipment.
  • Assist the Plant Supervisor with inventory control and movement of material on/off site.
  • Additional Duties may include the supervision of 3rd party labor. 
  • During all tasks the candidate must adhere to the LPCo safety manual and all relevant site safety procedures and participate in required safety training.
  • Perform JSA prior to each task
  • Perform inspections with Supervisor
  • Champion the companies safety policy by adhering to it and supporting other companies by sharing it and its values.
  • Perform Annual and Semi-Annual Inverter, Tracker, BOP and DC Health Maintenance
  • Adhere to all NERC related processes and procedures

Education and Experience

 

  • High school diploma
  • Understanding of solar facility operations
  • Ability to make quick decisions and use good judgment
  • Knowledge and understanding of corporate and industry safety standards and practices


Benefits & Incentives:

  • Company vehicle will be provided. 
  • Great company benefits & competitive pay. 

Our purpose is sustaining energy and water for life, and it is demonstrated in everything we do as a business and as an employee team.

As the successful candidate

 

Our Mission

We provide safe, secure, reliable, cost-effective and sustainable energy and water solutions. Our mission is how we create value as an organization—it is what drives us every day to fulfill our purpose.

 

Our Vision

We better the lives of our customers and communities. Our vision is what we see as possible. It's where we aspire to be, what we want to achieve and how we'll make an impact. It guides and keeps us on the right path as we work towards fulfilling our purposes.

 

Our Guiding Principles

  • Customer Centric
  • Integrity
  • Entrepreneurial
  • Teamwork
  • Owner mindset
  • Outcome focused
  • Continuous learning

 

What we offer

Collaborative environment with a genuine flexible working policy

401k Plan with matching

Company funded Pension program

Share purchase/match plan

Leadership Development Program

Volunteer paid days off

Employee Assistance Program

Achievement fund

Free parking

Variety of Health & Wellness programs

Discount and Perks program

 

We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce.  If you are excited about this role and are not confident you meet all the qualification requirements, we encourage you to apply to investigate the opportunity further.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value each person's unique background, diversity, experiences, perspectives and talents.

 

Full participation of all employees in a safe, healthy and respectful environment is key to individual and company success. We are committed to fully utilizing the abilities of all our employees and expect each of our employees to honour this commitment in their daily responsibilities.


Nearest Major Market: Hampton Roads

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