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Commercial Licensed Electrician
SOLARCITY employees are driven by our mission to provide clean energy to families across the U.S. and inspired to truly save the planet one home or business at a time. Beyond a welcoming atmosphere, SolarCity employees also work together to create an extremely positive and inspiring culture that brings in top talent, keeps drive and motivation high, and makes everyone excited to come to work each day. Do you want to be part of the SolarCity team? Apply today and join the movement!
The Commercial Licensed Electrician will provide leadership and technical expertise for a photovoltaic installation team (three-person crew). In this position, the Licensed Electrician will communicate the necessary job status data to the SolarCity operations management team to assure the successful operation of complete and working systems. The ideal candidate will also lead efforts for safe working practices for the SolarCity installation team.
THIS POSITION IS 100% TRAVELING, BASED ON THE LOCATION OF PROJECTS WITHIN THE REGION. SOLARCITY WILL PROVIDE ACCOMMODATIONS FOR TRAVEL HOME AS PROJECT SCHEDULES ALLOW, USUALLY IN SOME VARIATION OF EVERY OTHER WEEKEND HOME.
Provide leadership and technical expertise for a photovoltaic installation team (three to five-person crews)
Communicate the necessary job status data to the SolarCity operations management team to assure the successful operation of complete and working systems
Lead efforts for safe working practices for the SolarCity installation team
Requires a valid state Journeyman Electricians License to be considered for the position and a minimum of five years of relevant work experience
Previous experience installing photovoltaic systems preferred
North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) certification preferred
Ability to work in extreme environments (example: hot sun, cold)
Must be willing and able to climb ladders, stairs and work on rooftops
Capable of lifting 50 lbs
Excellent customer service skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Regular, reliable and predictable attendance required
Ability to work well with others in a collaborative team environment
Exercises a high level of professionalism and a positive demeanor
Must have a valid state driver s license
Must have a clean driving record (example- no DUI in the last 5 years)
Must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment criminal, driving and drug screen
BENEFITS FOR FULL-TIME POSITIONS
Competitive compensation with many positions incentivized
Paid training with the nation s leader in solar power
Full benefits package including health, vision, and dental insurance
Attractive vacation, sick and holiday pay
401(k) savings plan for eligible positions
Employee referral program
Some positions eligible for equity
Career path opportunities for top performers
SolarCity is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.