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Lead Solar Installer

Bakersfield CA

Requisition ID: 2019-17631



While others only dream about a world of clean, sustainable power, you can make it a reality at Sunrun. We’re the largest dedicated residential solar company in the United States. Each business day, we install $2 million worth of solar technology at a rate of one solar installation every 10 minutes. To make this kind of world-changing impact, we need passionate achievers to join our team.



As a Lead Installer, you will work closely with the Foreman to complete residential and small commercial solar installation projects. You will also guide, coordinate and oversee fellow installers.


Responsibilities include:

Installation of roof-mounted solar systems

Racking and solar array assembly

Sealing all roof penetrations

Trenching, concrete work and equipment assembly

Project clean up



To take on this important role, you must be a proven leader and problem solver with:

Previous solar installation experience

Prior experience leading teams of 3-5

Electrical and/or roofing experience

Strong attention to detail

Ability to transport materials and equipment to complete assigned job tasks (up to 50 pounds frequently and up to 100 pounds with assistance)

Valid driver’s license and clean driving record

Excellent documentation skills

Professional appearance and client interaction abilities

Construction related experience

5% travel is required


Sunrun offers excellent career advantages that include performance bonus potential, 401k, a stock purchase plan, a fun, collaborative culture and much more. More than that, you’ll experience the rewards that come from helping homeowners save money while dramatically reducing the amount of air pollution and CO2 released into the atmosphere. Join us on our mission to create a planet run by the sun.



Posted October 30, 2019

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