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Date Added: Fri 04/06/2021

Solar Field Engineer

New Orleans, LA, US
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Job Description

Solar Alternatives is seeking energetic and fast-learning candidates for a Solar Field Engineer position based out of the New Orleans Metro area. The Solar Field Engineer provides support for all new commercial and residential project installations, as well as post-install monitoring and service. This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to continue developing their solar knowledge, or to begin a career in solar engineering with a top-tier team. Gain experience with technologies such as US-Made Mission Solar Energy, Tesla Powerwall and Solar Roof, SunPower Advanced Solar and Chargepoint EV Charging.


  • Design support for project installation layouts including: solar panels, water heaters, generators, and electric vehicle chargers
  • Configuration and troubleshooting of web-based system monitoring
  • Technical field support, troubleshooting and service visits
  • Perform Quality Control and Commissioning of new installations
  • Providing new installation training and technical support for clients
  • Assisting engineering team with project planning including: permitting assistance, net meter applications, design review, etc
  • Material procurement and planning


Solar Alternatives is a regional leader in clean energy, energy management, and battery storage, with a 12-year record of quality and innovation for residential and commercial clients. With local ownership and deep roots in a fast-growing industry, Solar Alternatives is positioned for continued growth and continued service to our community.


  • Engineering or science background
  • Construction or manual trades experience
  • Design software or CAD experience a plus
  • Good understanding of electronics and electrical systems
  • Computer proficiency, including networking, cloud-based software, and business software (Excel and Word)
  • Ability to perform under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Professional spoken and written expression and demeanor


  • Competitive Salary with supplemental income opportunity
  • Top-tier health plan, plus vision, dental, life, and 401k with company matching funds
  • Full training through online resources, proprietary company tools, and on-job experience
  • Experience working with advanced, solar-energy technology
  • Hands on expert managers who will provide continual education and training
  • Advancement opportunities within the company for those who excel in the role

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