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Residential, Field Service Electrician

at Tesla, Inc. in Seaford, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Residential, Field Service ElectricianJob Category Energy - Solar & Storage
Location Seaford, Delaware
Req. ID 137257
Job Type Full-time


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What to Expect

The Residential Field Service Technician will report to the General Manager and provide diagnostic, troubleshooting, preventive and corrective maintenance services to Tesla's energy products including: solar PV systems, batteries, and other energy products. The ideal candidate has electrical, installation and servicing experience of residential solar PV systems.  What You'll Do

Perform required preventive maintenance activities on inverters to maintain warranty coverage 
Respond to corrective maintenance cases on solar PV systems, energy storage systems, and updating online case logs accurately 
Work safely and in accordance with Tesla and industry standard safety requirements 
Report writing, where required, to comply with deliverables in O&M contracts 
Work closely with members of the Operations Engineering Systems Reliability team to respond to open case directions and provide data where requested 
Prioritize conflicting work requests and escalations 
Respond to customers' concerns with the performance or functionality of their system 
Ensure the vehicle, tooling, electronics, software, and company property issued are accounted for and taken care of at all times  What You'll Bring

Minimum one year experience installing, maintaining, and troubleshooting solar PV systems 
Valid Journeyman Electrician card preferred to perform electrical work in the states where work will be performed by the candidate 
Understanding of the NEC codes that relate to solar PV installations 
Knowledge of NFPA 70E practices 
Proficiency in installing inverters and able to work with various ground and roof mount racking systems 
Ability to stay organized in a fast-paced environment with aggressive timelines 
Ability to work in extreme environments, e.g. hot sun, below freezing, crawl spaces, etc. 
Proficient working with spreadsheets, word processing, and computer-based applications (e.g. time tracking, case management, etc.) 
Must be able to work at heights, climb ladders and stairs, lift heavy objects and work on your feet for long periods of time 
Bending, stooping, crawling, in confined spaces, working in limited illumination areas, working in dusty conditions are required 
Ability to work independently and manage your own schedule 
Comfortable making decisions independently and handling emergency situations with a calm and directed manner 
Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills (both written and verbal); particularly in a customer-facing environment 
Excellent customer service skills required 
Ability to work well with others in a collaborative team environment 
Ability to travel for up to 2 weeks at a time. 
 Employee Benefits 
 As a full time, Tesla employee, you will receive full benefits from day 1 for you and your dependents. 
Kaiser and UnitedHealthcare PPO and HSA plans (including infertility coverage) 
3 medical plan choices with $0 paycheck contribution 
Vision & dental plans (including orthodontic coverage) 
Company paid Life, AD&D, short-term and long-term disability 
401(k), Employee Stock Purchase Plans, and other financial benefits 
Employee Assistance Program, Paid Time Off, and Paid Holiday 
Back-up childcare and employee discounts

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Job Posting: 1047048

Posted On: Sep 25, 2022

Updated On: Oct 25, 2022