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Residential Solar Installer

Brentwood CA

As a Installer, your responsibilities are to assemble, install, or maintain solar photovoltaic (PV) systems on roofs or other structures in compliance with site assessment and schematics. May include measuring, cutting, assembling, and bolting structural framing and solar modules.


Job Duties/ Responsibilities

Assemble all components of a residential solar system

Handle trenching and concrete work

Structurally mount racking and electrical equipment and effectively seal penetrations

Maintain a clean work site and safe working environment

Properly use Personal Protective Equipment

Ensure job sites are left clean

May perform required travel for extended periods at a time

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

Other duties as assigned


Qualifications Requirements

Previous solar installation experience required

Must have electrical and roof racking experience

Be able to lift, pull and push materials and equipment to complete assigned job tasks

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

Be able to lift 50 pounds of weight frequently throughout assigned workday

Attention to detail

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

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Excellent customer service skills

Regular, reliable and predictable attendance

Ability to work well with others in a collaborative team environment

Must have a valid state driver's license

Must have a clean driving record


Physical Demands

Use their hands to handle, control, or feel objects, tools, or controls

Stand for long periods of time

Walk or run for long periods of time

Climb ladders, scaffolds, or poles

Kneel, stoop, crouch, or crawl

Bend, stretch, twist, or reach out

Repeat the same movements

See details of objects that are less than a few feet away

Determine the distance between objects

Use fingers to grasp, move, or assemble very small objects

Make quick, precise adjustments to machine controls

Hold the arm and hand in one position or hold the hand steady while moving the arm

Use one or two hands to grasp, move, or assemble objects

Understand the speech of another person

Use muscles to lift, push, pull, or carry heavy objects

See differences between colors, shades, and brightness

Move two or more limbs together (for example, two arms, two legs, or one leg and one arm) while remaining in place

Use stomach and lower back muscles to support the body for long periods without getting tired

Keep or regain the body's balance or stay upright when in an unstable position

React quickly using hands, fingers, or feet

While looking forward, see objects or movements that are off to the side

lift 50+ pounds


Job Type: Full-time



Residential Solar: 1 year (Required)

Installation: 1 year (Required)

Roof Racking and Electrical: 1 year (Required)


Additional Compensation:



Health insurance

Dental insurance

Vision insurance

Signing bonus

Paid time off


For more information and to apply:

Posted September 30, 2019

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