Solar Installation Technician 

  • Green Job Crawler
  • New Orleans, LA
  • 27 Apr, 2020

Job Description

Solar Installation Technician About the Organization PosiGen was founded in 2011 in New Orleans, LA, with the mission of making a positive financial impact on the lives of homeowners. PosiGen pairs energy efficiency retrofits and solar power systems to reduce household energy consumption. We are dedicated to increasing energy independence and ensuring the financial security of the communities we serve. Since our humble beginnings, PosiGen has expanded its solar energy and energy efficiency mission across Louisiana, New York, Connecticut and Florida. PosiGen's Vision is to be the world's most amazing energy enterprise dedicated to delivering freedom, power and pure positive energy to all. We are expanding quickly, and constantly challenging ourselves to think outside the box to promote solar energy and customer savings. Join PosiGen, and help us make a difference. EOE Statement PosiGen 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, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Individuals who require reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act in order to participate in the search process should notify the Office of Human Resources. Category Operations Description Essential Job Functions + Assemble solar panels, or support structures, as specified + Install solar systems in accordance with codes and standards using drawings, schematics, and instructions + Measure, cut, assemble, and bolt structural framing and solar modules + Electrically wire AC/DC system + Structurally mount racking and electrical equipment + Maintain inventory of equipment for each installation + Maintain a clean work site + Follow organization policies and procedures including OSHA requirements; Complete OSHA training as required + Attend organization, safety and other training and meetings as required Position Requirements Competencies + Ability to stay organized + The ability to read plans, specifications, diagrams, equipment submittals, and material data sheets + Excellent time management + Ability to deliver excellent customer service + Team player attitude a MUST! Education/Experience + High School diploma or equivalent is required + A minimum of one to three years of experience working on roofs required + Ability for and no fear of working from ladders/scaffolding or working in confined spaces such as crawl spaces or attics, under mobile homes + Must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment criminal and drug screen + Must be able to obtain DOT Medical Certification Physical Demands + The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. + Ability to work in extreme environments (example: hot sun, cold) + Must be willing and able to climb ladders, stairs and work on rooftops of multi-level buildings as well as within confined spaces such as attics + While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. + Must be able to lift 70lbs + The employee is occasionally required to sit, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time Shift Days Relocation Assistance Salary Requirements Position Solar Installation Technician Number of Openings 1 Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt Location New Orleans, LA This position is currently accepting applications.