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Solar PV Installer (Temp)

Albuquerque NM

Are you interested in work that supports a sustainable future? Positive Energy is a leading solar installation company here in New Mexico, and we are seeking people to join our great team!


Company Overview

As a leading solar energy company in New Mexico, Positive Energy Solar integrates solar electric systems for businesses, homeowners and institutions across New Mexico. Our team members are highly certified, skilled and dedicated to outstanding practices. We are a values based business, and are inspired to create a sustainable future.


Position Overview

Solar PV Installers work under the guidance of the assigned Lead Installer and/or Field Manager. The Installer will work on a team installing solar photovoltaic systems, work with warehouse personnel to ensure adequate inventory, pre-assemble job components, perform electrical wiring (AC and DC), and will always follow safe work practices.


Type: Temporary Full-Time, with work expected to last for approximately 30 days from start of employment (at-will).

Location & Travel: This position will be based in the Albuquerque area, with required regular travel to job sites in other areas.


Required Skills

Experience with the safe use of hand-held and power tools

Previous experience in roof work, general construction, or carpentry

Proven ability with various computer applications, e.g. Gmail, databases, etc.

Experience working effectively as a team member

Strong communication skills

Proven ability to legally and safely operate a motor vehicle

Proven ability to work with a high level of quality and integrity


Desired Skills

Prior experience with PV installations; NABCEP certification a plus

Understanding and experience with AC and DC electrical wiring; Journeyman Electrician license is a big plus!

Associates Degree preferred


Physical Requirements

Ability to work outdoors in inclement weather and extreme environments, e.g. hot sun, snow, crawl spaces, etc.

Ability to work in squatting, standing, twisted, and stretched positions

Lifting, carrying, and walking with up to 60 pounds of tools and or equipment

Climbing up and down ladders

Walking on uneven ground



Must be able to fulfill physical requirements of the position as assessed by a qualified medical professional

All candidates must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment background and motor vehicle records check

Must have reliable transportation to job sites


To Apply

Please submit your resume and cover letter online. Cover letters are required, and should explain your qualifications for the job and your interest in working with our company.



Posted August 7, 2019

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