Entry-Level Solar Panel Installer

Company: AEC Solar

Salary: $20 - $30 an hour

Location: West Haven, CT 06516

Job Description:

AEC Solar in West Haven, CT is currently hiring for a full-time Entry-Level Solar Panel Installer! We're looking for someone that is motivated to help us install solar panels and contribute to our clean energy mission! Have you been looking for a new opportunity to make a difference in the world? Would you like a fresh start at a rewarding career? If so, join our clean energy team and start earning competitive compensation of $20 - $30 per hour, depending on your experience level, plus a $500 sign-on bonus paid after 6 successful months in this position!

Aside from earning competitive pay, having enormous growth opportunities, and working in a supportive environment, our Entry-Level Solar Panel Installers enjoy great benefits and perks, including a 401(k) and access to the Hartford Amphitheater. Plus, we reimburse training costs after you earn additional certifications.

If you're an outdoor enthusiast who wants to make a positive impact on the environment, this is the perfect opportunity for you! Keep reading to find out how!


By installing solar panels in both residential and commercial locations, you have the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful weather while learning a valuable trade. You provide enormous assistance to your team by preparing job sites, rearranging ladders, and lifting solar panels onto rooftops. Being meticulous when it comes to details, you effectively assemble the racking and install the panels and blocking diodes. After completing the job, you make certain that everything is functioning correctly before tidying up your work area, stowing away your tools, and moving on to the next location. Your contribution to promoting clean energy and a more sustainable world brings you immense satisfaction!


This Entry-Level Solar Panel Installer position typically works 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM with a half-hour lunch. Some overtime may be required depending on project needs. Our service area covers the entirety of Connecticut, and you may also need to travel to job sites in New Jersey, New York, and Massachusetts.


  • Ability to work in high places, such as rooftops and on ladders
  • Ability to lift 50 to 60 pounds and use basic power tools
  • Valid driver's license and reliable transportation


While not required, relevant experience in the industry or in a labor role would be greatly preferred. OSHA certification would be a plus. We offer on-the-job training so that even entry-level candidates can successfully complete our installations. If you're a positive go-getter with the drive to learn and advance in our industry, we want you on our clean energy team!


Even before clean energy was trendy and popular, our team at AEC Solar was installing solar panels and bringing greener power to residential and commercial clients. We provide reliable, high-quality electrical work that helps minimize every client's environmental footprint. Our commitment to completing excellent work for a reasonable price has made us the go-to place for solar installations.

We've built a passionate, talented team to support us in our mission, and we've got room for you to join too. Our employees support each other and work together to find success. To help strengthen our team, we encourage on-the-job learning as well as provide opportunities for career growth. Of course, we also offer great pay and awesome benefits as well as the chance to make a positive environmental impact.


Get fit and save the planet! Combine your love for the outdoors with your passion for clean energy by installing solar panels alongside our amazing team! Just fill out our 3-minute, mobile-friendly application to get started!

Location: 06516

Job Type: Full-time

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