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Solar Foreman

Wheeling IL

The Vivint Solar team is in need of a Crew Foreman who will become a strong contributor and make a difference. In the Crew Foreman role, you will oversee the daily functioning of the Installation Crew at the job site and are responsible for each install from start to finish.


Key Job Duties:

Provide leadership for those reporting to you by clearly communicating the mission, goals, and values of Vivint Solar

Lead the installation of electrical systems that interconnect our solar array to the grid power of our customer’s residential property

Provide oversight relating to all required documentation relating to the installation of the solar array

Ensure all work performed by the Installation Crew is of good workmanship and compliant with current NEC and local codes

Provide coaching, technical training and performance reviews to those that report to you

Interface with the Management and Licensing teams to ensure compliance with ratios and continuing education/certification requirements

Troubleshoot technical issues for your crew and provide assistance to other crews as necessary

Maintain compliance to all PPE and safety regulations per OSHA and Vivint Solar standards

Ensure the truck is equipped with inventory needed as well ensure the vehicle is in a proper condition

Occasional work in the warehouse organizing equipment

Perform other needed job tasks as requested by leadership


Necessary Skills and Experience:

2 to 3 years of experience leading a construction crew

High School Diploma or equivalent

Experience with electrical installation, troubleshooting and repair

Working knowledge of solar installation, construction and/or roofing

Ability to coach, mentor, and lead a construction crew

Ability to work well with others that are on your team

Strong analytical and problem solving skills

Above average computer skills

Ability to keep a positive attitude

Ability to be comfortable being and working on roofs


Bonus Points:

2 to 3 years experience in solar leadership



Posted May 13, 2020

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