Lead Solar Installer

Lead Solar Installer

Company: Purelight Power

Salary: $28 an hour

Location: 3895 Cascadia Canyon Ave SE Ste 140, Salem, OR 97302

Job Description: Description: The Lead Installer is responsible for leading a team in the installation, commissioning, and troubleshooting of residential and commercial solar PV systems, of both roof and ground-mounted systems. This person will follow all company and safety policies and procedures. Duties & Responsibilities: Install rooftop and ground-mount solar PV systems including: flashing, racking, module level power electronics (Micro inverters/ Optimizers), array wiring, and junction boxes Work on roofs, ladders, crawlspaces, attics and other residential and commercial areas Manage, lead, train, and motivate a crew of 3-6 installers Maintain appropriate stock on truck to complete install and double check material for the job is loaded prior to leaving the shop Accurately pull material based off of the construction plans Ability to test, commission, and troubleshoot system components Ability to read schematics and follow technical installation instructions Maintain weekly installation goals for the crew Accurately upload required information to our work platform/CRM/ and other applications Work in a fast-paced and demanding work environment Maintain a clean job site, work truck, and warehouse Competently install safety equipment and enforce safety policies Complete quarterly safety gear and tool audit on company vehicles Complete weekly vehicle inspection reports on company vehicle Report directly to the Crew Foreman with any job related issues or employee issue Interact with clients in a respectful manner Perform other related duties as required Follow all company and safety policies and procedures Obtain OSHA 10 safety training (course provided by employer) Obtain 18 Hour Solar PV Boot Camp through HeatSpring (course provided by employer) Overnight travel may be required Requirements: Extensive knowledge of PV equipment and installation Be comfortable climbing a ladder and working on a roof Be comfortable with working outside in all weather conditions Good communication and interpersonal skills High attention to detail Strong mechanical aptitude Team orientated with proven leadership skills Good attitude with a willingness to learn Ability to maintain professional attitude Ability to maintain company tools Minimum Qualifications Minimum 1 yr experience as a residential solar installer Proficient with hand and power tools Ability to read blueprints and schematics Ability to lift up to 50 lbs repetitively Ability to climb ladders and work on roofs up to a 45 degree pitch Drivers license and clean driving record required Required Tools and Equipment Personal hand tools required including screwdriver set or multi-tool (11 in 1) driver, wire strippers, diagonal wire cutters, impact rated socket set, socket adapter, tool belt, bag or backpack Weather appropriate attire with at least one piece of Purelight Power Company apparel worn at all times when on the clock Weather and job appropriate footwear Supplied Tools and Equipment Safety harness and rope w/ rope grab and shock absorber Fall protection anchors and devices Power tools including impact, drill, and circular / reciprocating saw IPad Compensation Starting at $28 DOE Benefits: Dental insurance Health insurance Life insurance Paid time off Vision insurance Experience: Residential solar installation: 1 year (Required) License/Certification: Driver's License (Required)

Job Type: Full-time

Company Description: Founded only in 2019, Purelight Power has quickly grown to be Oregon's largest residential solar installer. We have offices across Oregon, Iowa, Montana, Missouri and are continuing to expand across the county. Our in-house team specializes in helping our customers from start to finish and in making it easy to go solar. We pride ourselves in bringing transparency to the process, providing the best quality solar products and installations and offering unparalleled value. With Purelight Power customers enjoy the simplicity of owning their power.

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