Site Superintendent-Temporary/Project Based

Grass Valley, CA 95945
United States
Job Description

Site Superintendent – Temporary/Project Based 


About BoxPower:  

BoxPower is on a mission to provide clean, reliable, affordable energy ANYWHERE. BoxPower’s ecosystem of software and hardware solutions optimize performance and accelerate the deployment of microgrids. BoxPower’s hybrid solar microgrids offer immediate savings over line hardening, upgrades, and maintenance in remote areas. Our fire-safe systems provide a permanent energy supply to replace traditional utility linesWe work with community groups and public utilities to ensure everyone has access to safe, clean, reliable energy.    

About the Role:  

The Site Superintendent will oversee on-site work and subcontractor activities at solar microgrid construction sites on behalf of BoxPower Inc.  


This role is a temporary, project-based role specifically dedicated to onboarding with BoxPower and then working on the designated project. Dates for this role will be communicated to candidates during the hiring process. The role may be extended upon need and pending written confirmation from the Director of Operations.  


This role reports to Construction Project Manager and has no direct reports. The salary range for this role is $38 - $55 per hour depending on experience and extended responsibilities. This role cannot be performed remotely as it requires on-site attendance.  


Scopes of Work that the Site Superintendent will oversee includes: 

  • Site prep, grading, cut & fill 

  • Foundation construction 

  • Trenching, conduit and electrical underground work 

  • Solar array assembly 

  • Equipment placement 

The Site Superintendent will be responsible for documenting progress and activities on-site, primarily in the form of daily reports to BoxPower, detailing: 

  • Client Job Hazard Analysis (JHA) Sheet 

  • Work progress completed each day 

  • Safety incidents 

  • Issues / schedule delays 

  • Work planned / scheduled for upcoming 3 working days 

  • Field Request for Information (RFI) 

  • Potential change orders 

  • Conflicts and subcontractor conduct 

The Site Superintendent will communicate all problems and real-time decisions to BoxPower's chain-of-command (Project Manager, Project Engineer, Field Services). 


  • Experience with on-site construction projects 

  • Experience with interpreting electrical, civil and structural plansets 

  • Experience with subcontractor coordination, scheduling, logistics, shipping 

  • MS Word, MS Excel, Outlook (email and calendar) 

Working at BoxPower:  

BoxPower is a dynamic start-up entering its 7th year of operations, located in beautiful Grass Valley, California. We provide a casual workplace with flexible work options. Our Headquarters office is a dog-friendly office. Currently, we provide medical, dental, and vision benefits for full-time employees and unlimited PTO plans. Employees all receive equity options and have the opportunity to contribute to a CalSavers Simple IRA retirement account.    


United States