Junior Solar Installer (Commercial)

  • Green Job Crawler
  • South Plainfield, NJ
  • 25 May, 2019

Job Description

1st Light Energy Inc. was founded with the vision to provide alternative energy solutions that positively impact our environment and have solid financial returns for our customers. We have become one of the most experienced solar companies in the Nation. For over thirteen years 1st Light Energy has been selling and installing solar, more than many of our competitors combined. Throughout the many innovations and changing expectations of the industry, we have adapted and thrived. Each of our seven offices across the United States has given us a unique experience working with many different utilities and local governments. We eagerly prepare to enter new markets, bringing solar programs that are favorable to homeowners and business owners alike. We are looking to hire highly motivated, talented, multi-skilled tradesmen who are committed to quality work and customer service. 1st Light Energy seeks individuals who are independent thinkers and problem solvers with strong communication skills that enjoy a variety of work and seek personal and professional growth. JOB SUMMARY: + Prepping homes for panel installation by installing roof railings and stand offs + Mounting solar panels on homes + Properly flashing all roof penetrations + Assist with conducting some light electrical work including running electrical DC wires to inverters + Cleaning and maintaining equipment ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: + Work with crew members to complete projects within established policies and procedures + Assist with the assembling the solar array racking, properly seal all roof penetrations, and install all relative equipment + Maintain high levels of quality assurance and quality control with an emphasis on safety + Assist in diagnosing and troubleshooting system malfunctions and operational issues + Communicate with customers in a professional, considerate, and respectful manner, answering all questions and complaints to the best of your ability + Understand the full scope of work for a given project PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT: + The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the functions. + While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands or finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms. + Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and the ability to adjust focus. Ability to distinguish colors, because cables and wires are usually color-coded. + Excellent physical condition, stamina, and willingness to work at heights. Ability to lift at least 60 pounds in order to handle heavy cable. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience, Skills): + High School diploma or a GED certificate + Electrical or roofing experience preferred + Interest in renewable energy + Ability to lift, pull and push materials and equipment weighing approximately 50 pounds on a frequent basis + Professional appearance and excellent customer service + Great attention to detail + Good Attendance + Willingness to work long hours, often in unpleasant weather conditions + Drug Screen, Motor Vehicle Record Screen, & Background Screen will be conducted BENEFITS: + Medical, Dental,Vision - Paid by company + Vacation, Sick Pay, Floating Holidays + 401k + Free life Insurance #IND Req No.: 2019-1605 External Company Name: 1st Light Energy, Inc. External Company URL: www.1stlightenergy.com Street: 129 McKinley Street