Solar PV Installer

Solarcity Corporation
Oct 06, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
SolarCity employees are driven by our mission to provide clean energy to families across the U.S. and inspired to truly save the planet - one home or business at a time. Beyond a welcoming atmosphere, SolarCity employees also work together to create an extremely positive and inspiring culture that brings in top talent, keeps drive and motivation high, and makes everyone excited to come to work each day. Do you want to be part of the SolarCity team? Apply today and join the movement!

Job Description


SolarCity is seeking applicants to install residential grid-tied PV systems. In this position, the PV Installer will provide support to the crew lead of the installation team, communicate job status data to the operations management, and ensure the completion of installation of all solar arrays/systems. It is the responsibility of every Installer to ensure safe work practices for the SolarCity installation team.


* Pulling inventory for each installation job

* Pre-assemble job components in the warehouse

* Layout and assembly of solar modules / array and mounting hardware

* Mechanical/structural mounting of racking, modules and electrical equipment

* Document completion of completed installation

* Clean up of job site

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

* Additional duties required as needed


* 1 year of roof work, general construction, or carpentry required

* Previous solar experience strongly preferred

* Must be able to lift 50lbs

* Ability to work in extreme environments (example: hot sun, cold, crawl spaces, ect)

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

* Basic computer skills including familiarity with Microsoft Office programs

* High school diploma or GED required

* Excellent written and verbal communication skills required

* Excellent customer service skills required

* Thrive in a team environment

* Regular, reliable and predictable attendance required

* Must have a valid state driver's license

* Must have a clean driving record (example- no DUI in the last 5 years)

* Must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment criminal, driving and drug screen

Benefits for Full-Time Positions

* Competitive compensation with many positions incentivized

* Paid training with the nation's leader in solar power

* Full benefits package including health, vision, and dental insurance

* Attractive vacation, sick and holiday pay

* 401(k) savings plan for eligible positions

* Employee referral program

* Some positions eligible for equity

* Career path opportunities for top performers

SolarCity is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

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