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Solar PV Installer

Solar PV Installer

Job Description

SolarCity is seeking applicants to install residential grid-tied PV systems.  In this position, the PV Installer will provide support to the crew lead of the installation team, communicate job status data to the operations management, and ensure the completion of installation of all solar arrays/systems.  It is the responsibility of every Installer to ensure safe work practices for the SolarCity installation team.

Responsibilities

• Pulling inventory for each installation job

• Pre-assemble job components in the warehouse

• Layout and assembly of solar modules / array and mounting hardware

• Mechanical/structural mounting of racking, modules and electrical equipment

• Electrical wiring of solar array/system (AC and DC)

• Document completion of completed installation

• Clean up of job site

• Attend mandatory training sessions on new products, installation methodology and safety

• Additional duties required as needed

Qualifications

Job Requirements

• 1 year of roof work, general construction, or carpentry required

• Previous solar experience strongly preferred

• Must be able to lift 50lbs

• Ability to work in extreme environments (example: hot sun, cold, crawl spaces, etc)

• Must be willing and able to climb ladders, stairs, work on rooftops and able to work on your feet for long periods of time

• Basic computer skills including familiarity with Microsoft Office programs

• High school diploma or GED required

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills required

• Excellent customer service skills required

• Must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment criminal, driving and drug screen

• Must have a clean driving record (example- no DUI in the last 5 years)

• Must have a valid state driver’s license

• Thrive in a team environment

Benefits for Full-Time Positions:

• Competitive compensation with many positions incentivized

• Paid training with the nation’s leader in solar power

• Full benefits package  including health, vision, dental insurance

• Attractive vacation, sick and holiday pay

• 401(k) savings plan

• Employee referral program

• Eligibility to receive equity in the company

• Career path opportunities for top performers

SolarCity is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.   

Solar City

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Marketing, Sales, Skilled Labor - Trades, Installation - Maint - Repair
Education High School
Experience At least 2 year(s)
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Sales - Marketing, Energy - Utilities - Gas - Electric
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 2013-1857
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Solar PV Installer


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