Solar Electrician

Duration: Contractor to Direct Hire       

Location: Annapolis, MD

Schedule: 5 Days per week (50 – 55 hours/week) 1 Saturday per month   

Company: Power company

Our Client, a Power Company that offers Solar and Storage Services to homeowners within the US, is currently searching for a Solar Electrician for their Maintenance and Service group. Our Client owns and maintains a distributed fleet of residential solar systems across 20+ states and several U.S. territories. All monitoring and inbound customer service calls are handled in-house.

Our Client utilizes a highly skilled team of technicians as well as third-party service partners, to maintain and service our fleet . The Solar Electrician’s primary responsibility is to support Operations & Maintenance activities by providing quick response to maintain the performance of the solar systems, provide excellent customer service to our Customers and ensure a smooth workflow and optimally performing solar systems.

Job Responsibilities

  • Perform maintenance and service tasks for solar customers in assigned territories
  • Diagnose and repair solar systems and electrical components
  • Evaluate systems accurately for maintenance, warranty, design and other purposes
  • Provide on-site, Tier 1 troubleshooting for solar systems
  • Collaborate closely with engineering team to resolve technical issues
  • Identify solutions to resolve technical design problems, including electrical systems used during construction
  • Read and interpret blueprints, schematics, and wiring diagrams
  • Provide training to service staff on how to identify and resolve issues, repairs, etc.
  • Provide training to customers about process, usage, and maintenance
  • Manage and resolve customer concerns and issues in a timely manner; communicate and document progress to customer and relevant Client employees
  • Document key communications in appropriate Client software
  • Develop positive and professional relationships with channel partners and service only providers
  • Develop knowledge of all roof types and the appropriate flashings and mounts to use on those roofs
  • Complete quality assurance inspections, documenting corrective actions, and ensuring completion of corrective items within reasonable timelines
  • Maintain compliance with all Client Safety policies and practices


  • Formal apprenticeship and/or vocational training
  • Anne Arundel County Journeymen License
  • Minimum of 3+ years electrical experience required, with 3+ years in the solar electric industry preferred
  • Must possess a current, valid Driver's license
  • Working knowledge of the NEC required
  • Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) preferred
  • Must be willing to travel for some projects; overnight travel estimated up to 50%
  • Proficiency in MS Office
  • Very strong organizational and communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Able to work an adjusting schedule and respond to emergencies
  • Projects a professional appearance and excellent customer service skills
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds.  Assistance may be provided for oversized items
  • Must be able to sit, stand, walk,  and drive for up to 8 hours at a time
  • Work postures include:  reaching, kneeling, pushing, pulling, squatting, crawling, bending, twisting, climbing, and handling objects above/below the shoulders


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Job Information

Date Posted


Job Type

Full Time

Career Level



Journeyman Electrician



Annapolis, Maryland,
United States