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Job Title: Operation & Maintenance Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
REF: HQ00018015
Contact Name: Ghadir Shaar
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Allen & York are recruiting an Operations & Maintenance Technician for a leading developer of photovoltaic projects in the Middle East and North Africa.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join company which is expanding rapidly and who is paving the way with ground breaking projects.

  • Perform and document annual inspections
  • Preventive, and corrective maintenance on solar farms, including PV module arrays, inverters, AC and DC disconnects, and combiner boxes.
  • Measure and record voltage, amperage, continuity, irradiance and temperature readings.
  • Remove and replace fuses, PV modules, and Amphenol and MC4 type connectors.
  • Perform thermographic inspections on PV equipment and electrical equipment
  • Troubleshoot performance issues in PV sub-arrays down to string and module level.
  • Ensure that proper safety and equipment is on the job and used in the proper manner
  • Make sure on site equipment is monitored and maintained.
  • Track and maintain records for sites in O&M Portfolio
  • Communicate with your Supervisor immediately reporting field problems, technical questions, etc.
  • Provide training to new crewman and/or others on site as required.
  • Review job performance with Supervisor and Subordinates in regards to safety, and quality
  • Use basic hand tools is a competent and skilled fashion
  • Read instruction manuals for the basic assembly of components
  • Comfort in construction environments
  • Comfort working in and around electrical equipment w/high voltages
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Availability to work outside regular business hours
  • Driving's license

This position requires:

  • 3+ years' experience in O&M (preferably PV)

We look forward to receiving your application

For more information please contact Ghadir Shaar on +971 4 446 9828
ALLEN & YORK is a leading sustainability recruitment consultancy across the Middle East.

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