Field Technician – Service

at Solar Alternatives
Location New Orleans
Date Posted May 12, 2021
Category Trades & Services
Job Type Not Specified


Position Summary

Energy management and solar contractor with award-winning 10-year reputation in search of an experienced field service technician with sales ability. Responsibilities include repair and modification of existing energy systems, troubleshooting and diagnosis, upselling additional services. Position is salary plus monthly bonus. Systems serviced include solar energy, electrical and generators. Experience in these areas helpful but not required. Strong troubleshooting ability, electrical/mechanical knowledge, customer service skills, a highly organized manner, and prior experience in field service are required.


  • 3+ years proven field service experience
  • Electrical, Solar, HVAC, and/or Plumbing background
  • Highly organized and very attentive to detail
  • Well-spoken, clean appearance and good client manners
  • Ability to ascend tall ladders and work on rooftops
  • Clean driving record, valid license and ability to drive small and large service vehicles
  • Drug free
  • Possess and maintain own electrical hand tools and basic cordless tools
  • Ability to work 40-50 daytime hours per week
  • Ability to increase ticket value with additional service sales

Preferred Skills

  • Electrical/Roofing/Solar/Engineering training or education
  • Solar/NABCEP/electrical certification
  • OSHA 10 hour or other safety certification
  • Field service software familiarity



Salary starts at $18-25/hr based on qualifications, plus monthly bonus of up to $1500 based on upsell ability. Benefits include majority-paid medical, dental, vision, life insurance and matching 401K program. Earned paid time off starts at two weeks annually.