Solar Installer

Solar Installer

Company: Qcells

Salary: $22 - $36 an hour

Location: Teaneck, NJ

Job Description: Q CELLS Enable is the Renewable Energy EPC branch of Qcells for the Commercial and Industrial market. Our mission is to be a world class designer and installer of large-scale PV and ESS systems throughout the US. We are based in NYC. Our position as a leading module manufacturer means we are able to offer end to end solutions for project developers. We are expanding our offerings and have several open positions currently. POSITION OVERVIEW The Solar Installer will provide support to the Foreman, Construction Manager & Field Supervisor of the installation team and ensure the completion of installation of all solar arrays and solar systems for Commercial Properties. It is the responsibility of each Installer to ensure safe work practices for the installation team. This position reports to the Construction Manager or Field Supervisor. This position is based in New York State (excluding NYC, Westchester, and Long Island) and will require regular travel within the greater Upstate and Western NY regions. This position is required to travel within NY State corresponding to the project's location. RESPONSIBILITIES Partake in all aspects of Solar farm construction from conception to completion Transport, secure, and install photovoltaic (PV) modules Assist in connecting making series/parallel string connection Affix wires to structure aligned with plan set specifications Assist in wire pulls and labeling Ability to read plan sets and wire PV array according to the plans Make MC4 or similar field connections on PV wire Use a machine threader for Rigid Metal Conduit Ground and Bond according to the plan set Perform inter-row and inverter/combiner/disconnect trenching Install inter-row, inverter/combiner/disconnect, and racking conduit Perform DC wire and grounding terminations Coordinate construction activity and documentation for the Golden Row inspection Perform tests including meggar, polarity, VOC and IV curve trace Perform Quality and Safety checks Attend Safety Toolbox talks, Comply with Job Hazard Analysis and Site Specific Safety Plan Select tools, materials and equipment Communicate issues, production, and job status to foreman Ensure quality construction standards and the use of proper construction techniques REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS Good attitude, eager, willing to learn, proactive Working experience in construction 3+ years Experience in constructing PV and/or ESS projects (3+ years) Ability to work in all weather conditions in New York Ability to lift 50lbs and perform repetitive tasks Knowledge of building products, construction details and relevant rules, regulations and quality standards Basic competency with the Microsoft suite of software Familiarity with or ability to learn to use Procore or other project management software Ability to prioritize work activity and delegates tasks Ability to travel within the New York State, up to 100% of the time; Ability to read plan sets Ability to work within a team and work independently Ability to work a variety of hours, including occasional evenings and weekends; Valid Drivers License & Clean Driving Record. WHAT WE OFFER Benefits- Medical, Vision, and Dental coverage starts day one, NO waiting period 401k company match PTO + Sick Days + Holidays Bonus structure Career advancement opportunity Hanwha Q CELLS provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics.

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