Solar PV Installer - Construction Professional in Ontario , NY
Greenspark Solar Posted: 2021-04-13
Ontario , NY 14519
ABOUT THIS POSITION
Adventure junkies, climbers, outdoor enthusiasts, construction professionals and passionate eco-warriors wanted!
GreenSpark Solar is looking to hire PV installers of all skill levels. PV installers are integral members of our installation crews, responsible for supporting the Crew Lead and AC Crew in all aspects of Residential and Commercial PV project installations. We work in a team environment, organizing and performing accurate and timely solar PV installations, utilizing the best installation and safety practices available. The right person for the job is comfortable working with a team, around heavy equipment, outdoors in all weather conditions, carrying weight on roofs and ladders at all heights, while working in accordance with codes and standards using drawings/schematics and instructions. We train our installers to have strong technical problem solving and interpersonal skills, and great attitudes. All of our employees take pride in representing our company and culture in the best light to our customers, community and vendors.
Work will largely consist of:
Roof penetrations, mounting rail systems, wiring panels, installing panel onto rails.
Installing conduit between solar arrays and inverter.
Installing inverter and related electrical interconnection.
Wiring panels, Pulling Wire, Wire Management, Trench work.
GreenSpark Solar believes that locally generated clean energy is a cost-effective, market-based solution to combat climate change and an important strategy to strengthen our local community. GreenSpark's success results from our passionate and experienced team, coupled with our commitment to using our businesses as a force of good for nearly two decades. We can be both profitable and collaborative - creating win-win partnerships that benefit the long-term health of our company along with our growing family of solar customers, vendors, subcontractors and our planet.
ABOUT THE BUSINESS
GreenSpark Solar is an 19-year-old business that prides itself on being a benefit corporation and an awesome place to work. We believe that renewables will have a dominant place in our economy for the remainder of our lives and we are working to increase the positive impact renewables can have on the local environment and the economy.
We have put together a total package that removes all of the legwork and makes going solar easy for our customers. We pick the best equipment manufacturers, line up the finest partners and employees and arrange attractive financing to save our customers real money – all while doing right by the planet and ensuring solar is accessible to all.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
We may ask for a lot but that is because our customers deserve it!
Positive Attitude - A positive attitude and a passion to create a better future for our neighbors and our communities. This is not just a job!
Experience - A background in PV installation, electrical or construction experience preferred, but not required; hands-on mechanical skills are a must, to include proficiency with hand and power tools.
Communication – The ability to listen critically, follow directions and designs, and interact with team members to accomplish project goals efficiently.
Problem Sensitivity - The ability to tell when something is wrong or likely to go wrong. And to self-direct and correct.
Information Ordering and Attention to Detail - The ability to arrange things or actions in a certain order or pattern according to a specific rule or set of rules; to assist in keeping shared tools organized and the working space and job site clean and orderly.
Physical Strength - The ability to lift up to 75 pounds on the ground.
Transport - Company vehicles are used to reach each job site; a plan to commute from home with others or your own reliable tansportation is needed - 7 AM start on average.
Working Conditions - Prepared for outdoor work in all weather conditions; comfortable working on roofs, ladders, in attics, and basements or on excavation sites around heavy equipment; OSHA knowledge is a plus.
Outward Facing – The ability to communicate the company’s brand and culture with our clients, the public, vendors, and inspectors.
Flexibility – The ability to work flexible hours based on changing conditions.
Passion - Possess a passion and enthusiasm for bringing renewable energy to our neighbors and communities.
Desire - A burning desire to not just work but work to create a more sustainable future with a dedicated team of amazing people.
Full time hourly seasonal and permanent employment opportunitites are available, with ample opportunity to earn overtime during the peak of the season. A willingness to work long days during the busy season is necessary. The work will be based out of Ontario, NY while serving the greater Rochester region.
After 90 days of successful employment, fully paid medical premiums as well as a significant contribution toward medical deductible expenses, for the employee and family;
After 90 days of successful employment, fully paid dental premiums, for the employee and family;
Generous vacation and sick leave.
To apply, please submit your resume and qualifications; or for more information, send an email with your qualifications and/or questions to firstname.lastname@example.org. We can't wait to hear from you!
GreenSpark Solar is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. And does not tolerate harassment or discrimination of any kind.