Field Service Technician - San Jose / Bay Area
Employment Type: Full-Time
Bloom Energy is the leading force in transforming the way energy is generated and delivered. We are driving toward the parallel goals of growing a dynamic and forward-thinking company while creating a positive impact on our environment. Our company is filled with smart and innovative thinkers and doers, and we never stop striving to improve our technology, to expand and improve our company performance, and to develop and support the many talented employees that serve our mission.
We are looking for a Field Service Technician to join our team in one of today's most exciting technologies and this role report to Northwest Services Senior Manager and will be based in San Jose, CA.
Role and Responsibilities:
Facilitate Bloom Energy fuel cell systems maintenance, site maintenance, facilitate the safety observer role as needed and assist in 2 person required evolutions as needed
Performs other duties as assigned
Education and Experience:
The following MINIMUM levels of experience and or education are required:
High school diploma & 9 years' experience in electrical field - Or -
Technical diploma, Journeymen Certification, Electrician Certification in a technical field and relevant industry experience of 7 years (electrician, electronics technician, field service, technician, test engineer, etc.) - Or -
7 years electrical related military experience (eg. Navy Nuclear Electronics/Electrical Technician, Naval Electrician, Gas Turbine Electrician) and 5 years of relevant commercial electrical experience
Skills and Experience:
Strong mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting/repair skills; understanding of mechanical systems, piping, plumbing and valve operation preferred
Electrical experience required, troubleshooting & repair skills necessary
Prior experience as an electrician in any of the following: 3phase systems, UPS (back-up power) systems, maintenance, electrical generation and distribution systems, power electronics, Automatic Transfer Switch Systems, and microprocessor based control platforms is highly beneficial
Experience with various test and measurement equipment, electrical codes and personnel safety products and procedures.
Must be able to read and interpret electrical single line diagrams and blueprints
Experience with performing equipment maintenance in accordance with ANSI/NETA standard for Electrical Power
Experience with monitoring/operating systems in operation
Basic understanding of requirements of working safely
Identifies and resolves more complex problems and applies problem-solving skills in order to deal with most situations.
Highly motivated and able to work independently
Demonstrates sound judgment
A team player who exhibits a high level of integrity and professionalism in all situations
Able to communicate effectively in English in both written and or verbal form to facilitate duties as required
Able to follow procedures and execute sequenced work instructions from either written and or verbal communications
Ability to lift 45-50lbs
Able to facilitate 24x7 operations as needed
Able to facilitate On Call Duty as needed
Able to facilitate shift work as needed
Able to travel as needed
Duration: Travel durations of up to 3 weeks in one travel session
About Bloom Energy:
At Bloom Energy, we strive toward a 100% renewable future. Our Energy Servers are adaptable to new and innovative fuels while already acting as a cleaner and far more resilient source of power than existing solutions. We see hydrogen as a significant game-changer in the world's energy usage, and Bloom Energy fuel cells and electrolyzers will be the industry standard for clean, efficient, and reliable energy production. We anticipate being able to work in concert with other renewable energy technologies to create a comprehensive system that will change the way energy in the world is produced, stored, transmitted, and used. For more information visit: www.bloomenergy.com.
Bloom Energy is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit. We are committed to compliance with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. All qualified applicants, will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability. Bloom Energy makes reasonable accommodations, consistent with applicable laws, for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified applicant or employee with a disability, who can perform the essential job functions, unless undue hardship would result.
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