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Solar Maintenance Technician
Black & McDonald Limited - Haldimand County
Job Description

Responsible for ensuring that all site contractually required PMs are completed as per the site  

Schedule & perform all routine maintenance on Balance Of Systems, (Combiner Boxes, Re-combiners, PV modules)

Respond to Security System alarms during daylight hours 365 days per year, investigate, and generate reports to the customer

Identify production losses/site deficiencies

Schedule/maintain/supervise all Warranty repairs/replacements

Schedule/ perform/supervise all non-warranty repairs/replacements via CMMS system

Maintain Spare Parts Inventory on site for Customer and recommend replenishment as required.

Inspect and maintain all perimeter fencing

Perform snow plowing using site-vehicles as required to access site during winter months

Inspect and maintain gravel roads, complete non-warranty repairs

Inspect and maintain all site culverts/drainage ditches

Inspect and maintain all site landscaping utilizing site/lawn​ care equipment

Escort Customer, Customer Representatives, and IESO Representatives during site visits

Ensure all site visitors, Customer Representatives, Subcontractors, and Black & McDonald Service Personnel comply with Site/B&M Health & Safety Policies

Ensure compliance with all site mandated Environmental Policies

Supervise Customers Contractors who may perform alteration/construction activities on site

Provide ongoing direction to Junior PV technicians


Job Requirements

40 hours per week – Sunday to Saturday inclusive

Standard Workday 10 hours per day

Shift start times adjusted seasonally to ensure continuous B&M site presence during all daylight hours

Valid Driver's License

Electrical Trade License required

Prior solar-photovoltaic experience a definite asset.

Desired Skills & Experience
Company Description
In 1921, William J. McDonald and William R. Black formed Black & McDonald Limited, a partnership to engage in residential wiring. Throughout the years, Black & McDonald has remained a family-owned business with an uncompromising commitment to the founder's principles of delivery as promised and fairness to all. The company has followed a planned course of diversification and expansion, combining growth and financial stability with ongoing investment in our people, and a willingness to pioneer new business opportunities and directions. Black & McDonald is an integrated, multi-trade contractor providing electrical, mechanical, utility and maintenance services to government, industrial, commercial and institutional markets. Currently, Black & McDonald operates across Canada, US and Bermuda. ​The company has over 5,500 employees working out of a network of more than 26 offices.

Black & McDonald approaches accessibility from an inclusive perspective, and will provide reasonable accommodation upon request throughout the recruitment and selection process.

Additional Information
Job Type: Full Time
Job Experience: Professional
Job ID: 2017616853