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Solar Site Survey Technician at Sunpower Corporation

Solar Site Survey Technician

Sunpower Corporation Whittier, CA (Onsite) Full-Time
SunPower needs YOU as a Site Survey Tech ! Are you looking for a chance to grow in your career and an opportunity to make a difference in the way the world is powered? Then this is for you!

This position comes with great compensation and benefits!

The base salary for this role is $43,208 to $64,812. Please note the pay range provided is a good faith estimate for this position only and in the geographical location noted.
Medical, Dental, Vision coverage starts day one, no waiting period
Short-Term and Long-Term Disability 100% paid for by the company
401k with company match
Paid Paternity Leave
PTO, Sick and Volunteer time
Life insurance and AD&D provided
Unlimited digital workouts through Peloton 100% paid for by the company
Full-Time hourly role, typically M-F 8-hour shifts, potential weekends
Opportunity for career advancement

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

Effectively and succinctly communicate with customers during the initial face to face greeting and/or on the phone
Effectively and succinctly communicate with a centralized scheduling team
Conduct a physical site survey using a variety of company provided tools and equipment including measuring devices, hand tools, ladders, personal protective equipment, etc.
Document the project site with photos using a company provided digital camera and a smart phone application
Fill out, by hand, paper site surveying sheets needed by the SunPower Engineering Department to produce permit-ready documents, uploading data to the SunPower project management system
Perform site survey activities with a team and independently
Attend mandatory training sessions on new products, installation methodology, and safety

Physical Demands and Working Conditions :

Must be able to lift heavy objects (50 lbs. or more) in addition to climbing ladders and working in high places
Work in outdoor conditions: inclement weather, heat and humidity, cold and freezing temperatures, and exposure to poisonous plants, insects, and allergens
Visual acuity to drive motor vehicles and mobile equipment and to read printed and electronic documents

Minimum Qualifications:

High School or Trade School degree in a discipline related to construction or building sciences
1-2 years of related experience
OR equivalent combination of education and experience
Basic knowledge of residential electrical and structural systems
Proficiency with smart phone applications and digital cameras
Basic computer skills including the ability to copy files and communicate via email
Ability to organize and maintain paper documents and electronic photos and files
Excellent written communication skills are required in order to prepare survey documents
Must hold and maintain a valid Driver's License and have a personal vehicle to travel between job sites - no use of motorcycles or scooters during business hours

Preferred Qualifications:

Associates degree
2+ years of experience
OSHA 10 Certification
Strong understanding of NEC codes with emphasis on residential PV installations
Proficient in the installation of grid-tied and micro inverter applications.
Excellent customer service skills

Note: This job description does not contain a comprehensive listing of activities required of the employee for this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

Must pass a pre-employment criminal background check and driving history report.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $43,208.00 - $64,812.00 per year

Dental insurance
Health insurance
Paid time off
Vision insurance
8 hour shift

Work Location: Multiple Locations

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