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Solar Installer

Company: Sunrun
Location: Bakersfield
Posted on: January 16, 2023

Job Description:

Everything we do at Sunrun is driven by a determination to transform the way we power our lives. We know that starts at the individual employee level. We strive to foster an environment you can thrive in through our commitment to diversity, inclusion and belonging. OverviewThe 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.

  • Get recognized for your hard work! Competitive hourly base pay and lucrative performance incentives through our Nike/Carhartt Sponsored incentive program, The League. Youll earn Nike/Carhartt swag, prizes and amazing trips through the program as well as progress in your career.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 requiredQualifications
    • 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 environmentPhysical 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**Please note that the compensation information that follows is a good faith estimate for this position only and is provided pursuant to acts, such as The Equal Pay Transparency Act. It assumes that the successful candidate will be located in markets within the United States that warrant the compensation listed. Candidates in locations outside this local area may have a different starting salary range for this opportunity, which may be higher or lower. Please speak with your recruiter to learn more. Starting salary/wage for this opportunity ranges from $20.69 to $25.86. Other rewards may include annual bonus eligibility, which is based on company and individual performance, short and long-term incentives, and program-specific awards. Sunrun provides a variety of benefits to employees, including health insurance coverage, an employee wellness program, life and disability insurance, a retirement savings plan, paid holidays and paid time off (PTO). A candidates salary history will not be used in compensation decisions. Please speak with your recruiter to learn more. Recruiter:Miguel Madarang ( description indicates the general nature and level of the qualifications and duties required of employees in this job classification, as well as the essential functions a person must be able to perform to do this job. It is not designed to be a comprehensive inventory of all duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. In addition, due to our focus on safety at Sunrun all roles require the basic ability to speak, read and write English.Sunrun is proud to be an equal opportunity employer that does not tolerate discrimination or harassment of any kind. Our commitment to Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging ( drives our ability to build diverse teams and develop inclusive work environments. At Sunrun, we believe that empowering people and valuing their differences will help us create a planet run by the sun for everyone.We are committed to equal employment opportunity without consideration of race, color, religion, ethnicity, citizenship, political activity or affiliation, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, sex or gender, or any other basis protected by law. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. If you have a disability or special need that may require reasonable accommodation in order to participate in the hiring process or perform your job if you are employed, please let us know by contacting Kelly Wittman, Director of Talent Acquisition at

Keywords: Sunrun, Bakersfield , Solar Installer, Professions , Bakersfield, California

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