Solar Panel Installer

at Sunrun
Location Peoria, IL
Date Posted August 13, 2023
Job Type Full-time


The Installer position is a contributing member of a solar installation construction crew. The Installer is responsible to work as a team with the Foreman and Lead Installer to complete residential solar installation projects.
Responsibilities **

Reviews inventory at loading dock to ensure assigned crew truck is stocked adequately

Completes layout and assembles solar modules, mechanical and structural mounts, electrical equipment and tools in preparation of installation

Applies weather sealing to roofing structure, building or support mechanisms

Assembles the racking, solar modules, panels or support structures as specified in the project plan

Ensures a clean and orderly job site

Performs project clean up including client site and installation vehicle

Ensures personal, crew and job site safety at all times

Participates in mandatory training sessions on new products, installation methodology and safety

5% travel required


High school diploma or equivalent

Previous solar, construction or military experience preferred but not required

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 interact with customers and coworkers in a courteous and professional manner

Proven ability to meet deadlines and key metrics

Ability to work independently, as a team player, and drive results in a fast paced, team based environment

Physical 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 protections

Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $23.92 per hour

Dental insurance
Health insurance
Paid time off
Vision insurance


8 hour shift
Day shift
Monday to Friday
Weekends as needed

Supplemental pay types:

Bonus pay


solar : 2 years (Preferred)
residential construction: 2 years (Required)


Driver's License (Required)

Work Location: In person

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