Residential Solar Lead Installer

at Suntuity
Location See Description, United States of America
Date Posted August 13, 2023
Category
Job Type Full-time

Description

Lead Solar Installer
WHAT WE DO:
Since its founding in 2008 and entry into residential solar in 2017, Suntuity Renewables has become one of the largest end-to-end residential solar companies in the country with over 10,000 system installations across 25 states and originated opportunities representing over 200 Megawatts (“MW”). Leveraging its history in utility and large commercial solar, Suntuity became a top-10 US residential solar company within 3 years of its residential foray. With a strategic focus on the broader electrification market opportunity which includes power generation, storage and EV charging, the company has established a strong partner ecosystem with top-tier equipment suppliers and third-party financiers that has resulted in a >25% install CAGR over the past three years and a robust $55 million backlog comprising over 1,100 projects. In May 2023, Suntuity announced a business combination with Beard Energy Transition Acquisition Corp (NYSE: BRD) that will result in Suntuity becoming a publicly traded company (NYSE: STY)
Suntuity was founded under a single mantra—people, planet, profit. At the start of that is you, the people. We can’t change the world without you, so we’re offering our team members some of the best incentives and opportunities in the industry to join our cause. We’ve positioned ourselves to drive change on a global scale. We have the tools and support systems you need to succeed every step of the way. All we need is you.
WHAT YOU’LL DO:

Review inventory at loading dock to ensure assigned crew truck is stocked adequately
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
Assemble the racking, solar modules, panels or support structures as specified in project plan
Ensure a clean and orderly job site
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
Lead crew through safe, effective and efficient installations
Provide leadership, technical expertise and support to fellow crew members
When assigned assist with solar battery installations

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR:

High school diploma or equivalent
Previous solar installation experience required. Applicants with equivalent construction or military experience may be considered
Must maintain a clean driving record with the ability to pass a driving background check. Must be 21 years of age and possess a valid driver’s license.
Adheres to company safety policies and procedures including ability to identify and report safety hazards, and the ability to encourage others to work safely
Ability to establish rapport, build relationships and loyalty with external and internal customers and coworkers, and remains tactful when communicating
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 goals
Solid logical decision making and troubleshooting skills with the ability to problem solve in a timely and effective manner
Exercises good judgment
Takes ownership of issues or questions and will escalate problems to the appropriate persons and follow up accordingly with the customer
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 work in confined spaces such as attics, basements, and crawl spaces which requires kneeling and crouching
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 hear verbal commands and warnings
Ability to work with chemicals using appropriate protections
5% travel required

BENEFITS (FOR US BASED EMPLOYEES)

Medical, dental, and vision insurance with FSA options
Company-paid life insurance
401(k) with company match
8 paid holidays

Suntunity is an equal opportunity employer that embraces diversity and inclusion in the workplace, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, skills, and perspectives because we know this only makes us better.
Suntuity is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities. To request a reasonable accommodation, contact onboarding@suntuity.com.
COMPENSATION
The anticipated base salary for this position is $26/hr. Within the range, individual pay is determined by factors such as job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training. If your compensation expectations fall outside of this range, it may still be worth having a conversation.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: From $26.00 per hour
Benefits:

401(k) 4% Match
Dental insurance
Flexible spending account
Health insurance
Opportunities for advancement
Paid time off
Referral program
Vision insurance

Schedule:

Monday to Friday
Overtime
Weekends as needed

Supplemental pay types:

Bonus pay
Overtime pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

Somerdale, NJ 08083: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Experience:

Residential Solar Electrical: 1 year (Preferred)
Residential Solar Install: 2 years (Preferred)
Lead Solar Installer: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: In person

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