Field Service Engineer - Power Inverter Systems

Field Service Engineer - Power Inverter Systems

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ABB Product Group Solar designs, manufactures and sells inverters and related infrastructure products for the solar market. This position is remote but must be located in the Bakersfield, CA region. There the company produces its industry-leading three phase utility and commercial grade inverters ranging in power from 500KW to 2MW.

Tasks:

ABB is seeking a Field Service Engineer - Power Inverter Systems . This role is responsible for maintaining and servicing inverters and associated capital equipment to ensure 100% customer satisfaction.

Typical duties/responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Maintain and service inverters and associated capital equipment to ensure 100% customer satisfaction.
• Interact with customers and coworkers at a professional level, able to work both independently and as part of a multi-tasking team.
• Perform depot based repair, testing and re-certificating of inverters
• Perform remote on site customer services, including installing, commissioning, troubleshooting and repairing of inverter equipment and related products.
• Calibrate and coordinate equipment according to precise specifications.
• Provide technical support to customers on site and via telephone and email.
• Provide multi-level user training.
• Provide support to engineering, manufacturing, and sales.
• Provide adequate documentation and reports upon completion of each assigned job.
• Perform field engineering projects while maintaining safety standards.
• Complete onsite audits for improved reliability.
• Carry out on site root cause analysis on equipment failures.
• Prepare proposals for services and engineering activities.
• Prepare and deliver project documentation and progress reports for internal and external clients.
• Execute field and office performance and failure testing, include analysis and repair plan.
• Act as technical liaison between ABB Product Group Solar and client.
• Make recommendations, based on audits and analysis, to technical personnel for repair and maintenance of equipment.
• Support 3rd party field personnel in execution of activity under ABB Product Group Solar.
• Strong verbal and written communication skills to communicate with and maintain effective relationships with customers.

Requirements:

Basic Qualifications:
• High School Diploma/GED and minimum of 5 years of experience in Technical Service or Field Engineering

OR;

• Associates Degree and 3 years of experience in Technical Service or Field Engineering

Alternatively this position could be staffed at a higher level meeting the following qualifications:

• High School Diploma/GED and minimum of 7 years of experience in Technical Service or Field Engineering

OR;

• Associates Degree and 5 years of experience in Technical Service or Field Engineering

Preferred Qualifications:

• Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology, equivalent military certification/training and minimum of 5 years of industrial field service experience
• AC/DC Power Conversion and Control experience
• Knowledge of Mechanical principles, electronics and AC/DC power distribution
• Communication system knowledge
• Ability to lift and move objects up to 70lbs
• Ability to travel up to 70%, some nights and weekends
• Motor Vehicle Report- requires clean driving record
• 3 Years minimum Technical Service or Field Engineering background with onsite experience
• Power and electronic service background required, MV background (preferred)
• Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot electrical and electronic circuits
• Ability to read and understand electrical and electronic schematics and mechanical drawings
• Ability to configure and repair communication hardware and software
• Good communication skills, use of standard work related PC programs

Additional information

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Location:
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Contract type:
Regular/Permanent
Business unit:
EP Solar
Date posted:
2018-11-26
Job function:
Service and Maintenance
Publication ID:
US66483615_E3

ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a pioneering technology leader in power grids, electrification products, industrial automation and robotics and motion, serving customers in utilities, industry and transport & infrastructure globally. Continuing a history of innovation spanning more than 130 years, ABB today is writing the future of industrial digitalization with two clear value propositions: bringing electricity from any power plant to any plug and automating industries from natural resources to finished products. As title partner in ABB Formula E, the fully electric international FIA motorsport class, ABB is pushing the boundaries of e-mobility to contribute to a sustainable future. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 147,000 employees. www.abb.com

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