Solar Installation Roof Lead (Installer level 3)

Soleeva Energy Published: December 19, 2022
San Jose, CA
Skill Level
Mid Level
Job Type
Design & Construction / Program Management / Skilled & Technical Labor

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Soleeva Energy is a full service, residential and commercial solar installer looking for experienced and driven individuals to join our ever-expanding team. We are currently looking for a full-time Roof Lead Installer. The Roof Lead will work under the Crew lead and will provide leadership and technical expertise to the installation teams.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Has the ability to lead a crew on the roof while practicing Safety, Quality & Efficiency
  • Ability to read and follow engineered solar plans that are given for installation
  • Perform typical roof top residential electrical according to design
  • Required to be able to bend conduit with accuracy and precision.
  • Responsible for panel layout and following approved plans to ensure the modules are placed and fit per plans to successfully complete the roof installation.
  • Successfully locate the roof rafters to mount solar footings with accuracy.
  • Seal and flash the solar mounts to ensure penetrations are rain tight.
  • Lead the roof installation and crews with excellent direction to assure team productivity.
  • Must understand electrical wiring, from panel wire management to junction box, running and fastening jumpers and ensure project wire management is executed in a safe manner.
  • Must be able to train and develop an efficient installation roof top crew.
  • Responsible for maintaining a clean and safe work environment.
  • Assist crew lead with procuring job-site photos during and at the end of each installation
  • Other tasks duties as assigned.


  • 2-3 years’ solar installation experience in both commercial and/or residential applications
  • Knowledge of basic residential and/or commercial roof top installation
  • Minimum 1 year of leading a crew of 2 or more people
  • Ability to work in challenging environments (hot sun, cold, wind, tight spaces, etc.)
  • Capable of standing for long stretches of time and working at heights (on rooftops, climb ladders and stairs)
  • Ability to safely handle tools and materials commonly found in the construction and solar industries, such as: ladders, inverters, solar panels, panel boards and other similar electrical equipment, lumber, roofing materials, etc.
  • Self-motivated with an attention to productivity, detail and safety
  • Ability to read basic solar and electrical plans
  • Strong work ethic and excellent communication and documentation skills


  • Clean driving and background record
  • Valid CA Driver's License
  • The ability to travel within California on a bi-weekly basis based on project location.
  • Must be able to successfully pass pre-employment screening requirements

Physical Demands:

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to walk, climb, crawl, push, pull, reach, sit, stand, climb ladders, and work with various tools and equipment.
  • Must be able to operate a pallet jack and forklift.
  • Have to ability to listen, understand, and communicate in writing and verbally. The employee will frequently be required to lift objects up to 75 pounds.


  • CA Driver's License (Required)

Compensation / Schedule / Location

We offer employees working full-time comprehensive benefits, including health coverage (medical, dental and vision), paid Holidays off, and Sick Leave.

  • Pay: $30.00 - $50.00 per hour
  • Benefits:
    • Dental insurance
    • Employee discount
    • Flexible schedule
    • Health insurance
    • Paid time off
    • Professional development assistance
    • Referral program
    • Vision insurance
  • Schedule:
    • 10 hour shift
    • 8 hour shift
    • Monday to Friday
  • Ability to commute/relocate:
    • San Jose, CA 95131: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

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