Solar Technician

Beltsville, MD
Nov 25, 2022
Nov 30, 2022
Full Time
The Removal & Reinstall Technician is a contributing member of a solar removal and reinstall construction crew. The Removal & Reinstall Technician is responsible to work as a team with the Foreman to complete residential removal and reinstalls as well as any required service while onsite.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES* Work within a three man team to remove or reinstall the racking system and solar panels on residential roofs.* Review inventory at loading dock to ensure assigned crew truck is adequately stocked* Layout and assemble solar modules, mechanical and structural mounts, electrical equipment and tools in preparation of installation* Apply weather sealing to roofing structure, building or support mechanisms* Remove and assemble racking, solar modules, panels or support structures as specified in the project plan* Maintain a high quality of installation* Maintain and communicate supply and equipment issues to properly address all service call needs* Maintain regular communication with field performance techs and Performance Call Center* Ensure work performed by all electricians is of good workmanship and compliant with current NEC and local codes* Troubleshoot system problems and resolve electrical issues* Perform project clean up including client site and installation vehicle* Ensure personal, crew and job site safety at all times* Participate in mandatory training sessions on new products, installation methodology and safety* Additional duties as assigned* 15% travel requiredREQUIREMENTS (EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, CERTIFICATIONS, AND OTHER SKILLS)* Entry-level position* Previous solar, construction or military experience preferred but not required. Sunrun provides new hire solar installation training* Safety: Adheres to company safety policies and procedures including ability to identify and report safety hazards, and the ability to encourage others to work safely* Customer Service: Ability to interact with customers and coworkers in a courteous and professional manner* Results Driven: Proven ability to meet deadlines and key metrics. Works independently, as a team player, and drives results in a fast paced, team based environment. Must be willing to assist teammates and build strong relationships to achieve company and department goalsPHYSICAL DEMANDS* Ability to transport materials and equipment to complete assigned job tasks (up to 50 pounds frequently and up to 100 pounds with assistance)* Ability to work on rooftops with various angles and surfaces which requires frequent bending, twisting, squatting, climbing, kneeling, crawling, turning, standing, and balance* Ability to climb ladders* Ability to work in outdoor weather conditions including but not limited to: excessive noise, extreme heat, extreme cold, wet environment, and humidity* Ability to frequently utilize hand functions requiring fine motor skills, including but not limited to: fine manipulation, grasping, and pinching* Ability to work within the safe range of equipment such as ladders, fall protection harnesses and other personal protective equipment* Ability to work and maintain balance on roofs and other areas of height* Ability to work in the sun and possibly low light conditions* Ability to walk on rafters, roof tiles, and roof shingles without damage* Ability to distinguish colors such as red, black, yellow, white, green* Ability to work in confined spaces such as attics, basements, and crawl spaces which requires kneeling and crouching* Ability to hear verbal commands and warnings* Ability to work with chemicals using appropriate protectionsJob Type: Full-timePay: $20.00 - $25.00 per hourSchedule:* 8 hour shift* Monday to Friday* Overtime* Weekend availabilityApplication Question(s):* Do you have roofing experience?* Do you have solar experience?* How many years of construction experience do you have?Work Location: One location