+ Residential Installer, Average Weekly Pay $1500! - Austin, Dallas, Houston and San Antonio
Founded in Austin in 2007, Freedom Solar now serves every corner of the Lone Star State. Our reputation in both residential and commercial solar is based on our dedication to quality and service. We are looking for a Solar Installation Technician to join our team in Austin, Dallas, Houston, or San Antonio.
Purpose: Join a residential system installation crew responsible for installing systems from 1kW – 30kW solar systems.
-Attends safety meetings daily, before any work if performed on site.
-Installs racking system per manufacture’s specifications and Freedom Solar plans on different roof types.
-Installs DC and AC equipment per plans and local codes
-Commissions PV systems safely
-Tests system components while the system is operational. Report all findings/issues to the Project Manager
-Assists in system designs and procurement for residential systems• Work with city and utility officials to constantly improve design and install methods
-Valid Apprentice Electrical License required
-Valid Driver’s License required
-Valid OSHA 10 required; (OSHA 30 preferred)
-Residential solar installation experience recommended
-Electrical experience strongly recommended
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
-Knowledge of local electrical codes
-Knowledge of residential PV design and components
-Knowledge of basic trades: roofing, carpentry, plumbing, and metal framing
-Ability to read and understand blueprints, wiring schematics, and electrical instructions
-Ability to make field changes and communicate with Project Manager
-Ability to test voltages from 10V – 1000VDC / 120V – 480VAC
-Ability to receive and distribute instructions
-Ability to communicate problems to Project Manager
-Ability to drive a truck and trailer safely
Job Type: Full-time
Pay Range: Entry level installers makes on average $1,500 per week. (Between $52K and $78K per year). Employees are paid weekly!
Additional Compensation: Bonuses
This Job Is: A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply