Solar Installer / electrical apprentice

Valley Solar, LLC. Published: January 2, 2024
Location
Easthampton, MA
Skill Level
Entry Level
Job Type
Full-time
Categories
Design & Construction / Energy / Skilled & Technical Labor

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Description

Valley Solar, LLC., one of the largest solar installers in Massachusetts - is looking for positive-minded individuals with a high aptitude for learning to join its solar field service team. Solar experience is not required, but you must have demonstrated experience working with your hands and technology.

Solar is one of the fastest growing and best paying industries in the state and is poised for continued growth for years to come as energy prices continue to rise.

Valley Solar believes in promoting high-performing individuals from within. The install team is the best place to learn the business from the ground up and to prove your worth.

Valley Solar prides itself on a high-performing, technically-advanced field services team. We install more complex battery storage systems (ESS) than any other MA-based contractor. So, you will work and train alongside some of the best electricians and technicians in the field.

We also provide comprehensive safety training and a culture of safety first. We value every member of our team and have low turnover.

Qualified candidates should send a resume and a short introductory note. No phone calls, please. A college degree in a technical field is preferred but not required.

  • Hourly compensation, OT possible
  • 4-Day work week, Mon-Thursday (4 x 10 hour days)
  • Full-time employee benefits include: health insurance, 401k, Paid Holidays, PTO and dental.

DUTIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Install and repair racking, panels and standoffs for PV systems, roof & ground-mounted
  • Install and repair mounting systems of racking and modules
  • Prepare and repair all roof penetrations
  • Prep & cleanup of job site
  • Prep & cleanup of warehouse as needed

DAY-TO-DAY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Demonstrate a positive, can-do attitude and a high-level of professionalism.
  • Ability to climb ladders, stairs, scaffolding
  • Ability to work on residential and commercial rooftops, flat and pitched.
  • Be comfortable working outside during all seasons, i.e. in the heat, cold, wind, rain and snow.
  • Be able to work in a variety of positions, including: stooping, standing, bending over, sitting, kneeling and squatting.
  • Adhere to safety standards set by company and OSHA
  • Be able to operate handheld power equipment
  • Be able to lift, pull and push materials and equipment needed to complete assigned job tasks.
  • Be able to lift approx. 40-80 lbs. consistently throughout work day.
  • Possess a valid state driver's license.

Zero-tolerance, drug-free workplace

Attend company training on new products, safety protocol, HR policies, etc.

Solar experience is not required. We will train candidates with strong work experience and positive attitudes.

COMPENSATION:

  • Pay: $23.00 - $28.00 per hour
  • Benefits:
    • 401(k)
    • 401(k) matching
    • Dental insurance
    • Health insurance
    • Paid time off

Valley Solar, LLC is an equal opportunity employer

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