Job Vacancy – Solar installer

by | Jan 14, 2022 | Careers

Here at Solar Tech Elec we help people power their homes with beautifully installed solar panels. We provide simple and affordable energy solutions combined with dedicated, 5-star service so that our customers can make the switch to clean, renewable energy seamlessly!

Solar PV Installer – Previous Experience Required

As a Solar Installer, you will deliver a high quality of finish for every Solar Installation project completed. You should have at least 18 months experience in a similar role.

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Roof work, general construction experience required
  • Install per company engineered design and expected standard
  • Assist with electrical wiring as needed
  • Ability to safely handle tools and materials. ie. Ladders, solar panels, panel boards, inverters, batteries etc
  • You must always take pride in the quality of your work, own it and be passionate about every project installation
  • Check materials provided and load for each installation
  • Carry materials and equipment for each job
  • Prepare and clean up job site
  • Keep service truck and trailer stocked properly and tidy for every project
  • Excellent customer service skills required
  • Co-ordinate professionally with homeowners when required
  • Work well in a team environment and have excellent communication skills
  • Provide regular updates of job status, complete necessary paperwork and take photos and videos daily of each install
  • Perform installations in a timely and efficient manner

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Solar panel installation experience required
  • Experience in reading blueprints, plan sets, and other technical drawings.
  • Experience in basic hand and power tools
  • Able to lift at least 50 lbs and work in various environments for extended periods of time (hot sun, cold weather, crawl spaces etc)
  • Must have your own basic hand and power tools to do work
  • Experience working with High Voltage (up to 600V).
  • Capable at working at heights and performing repetitional duties ie. Lifting, climbing, bending, crouching and standing for long periods of t
  • Experience working on extension ladders up to 32’.
  • Experience working with conduit up to 2 ½”.
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must have experience installing and troubleshooting PV Systems.
  • Experience working with PV systems with and without optimizers.
  • Experience working with and installing PV metering and disconnects.
  • Experience with Enphase and SolarEdge Equipments
  • Electrical license preferred but not essential.
  • Must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment criminal, driving and drug screen.

Education and Experience:

  • High School
  • 18 months Experience as Solar Installer
  • Roofing Experience is a must

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations
  • You will be required to travel and stay over in Accommodation paid for by the company for 3-5 days.

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