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​As a growing company, we’re always interested in leveraging the best talent available. We will provide a fun and fast-paced work environment and welcome you as part of our team. This is a career opportunity in a growth industry. We provide ongoing training to grow your skills. We will value your contribution and welcome your suggestions to increase efficiency and maintain excellence in our installation practices.

If you are interested in applying for a position that is either currently being offered below or may be offered in the near future, ​email your cover letter and resume to info@mainesolarsolutions.com or apply on indeed.com.


CURRENT OPEN POSITIONS

Lead Solar Installer

As a Lead Solar Installer you will manage, mentor, train and motivate the field crew and participate in the installation of solar electric systems.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have renewable energy training
  • Have achieved or be on the path to earn NABCEP certification
  • Have experience managing a team
  • Have earned hours towards and participated in training to qualify for an electrician’s license
  • OSHA 10 hour preferred

As a crew leader the ideal candidate will:

  • Have excellent leadership and teamwork skills
  • Foster a cooperative and motivated team culture
  • Demonstrate the ability to prioritize and delegate tasks
  • Lead & Motivate the install team to maintain efficiency
  • Effectively coordinate and communicate with office staff, team members, suppliers, sub-contractors
  • Participate and lead in regular safety training’s
  • Ensure overall crew & job site safety – must be comfortable enforcing safety rules with everyone; including supervisors, customers, and co-workers
  • Demonstrate that you are organized and methodical
  • Be polite and courteous; enjoy interacting with customers

As a solar installer your Roles and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Perform system commissioning and function checks
  • Under the supervision of the Master Electrician, review system and interconnection design for adherence to Electrical Code (NEC) and industry best practice
  • Help to ensure all necessary materials and tools arrive at the job site
  • Ensure the completion of installation reports and commissioning reports
  • Help to maintain tools and trucks in excellent condition.
  • Be willing to work flexible hours to meet customer needs
  • Have reliable transportation and a current driver’s license with a good record
  • Basic competence with computers; including Excel, Word, e-mail, and web-based applications
  • Be able to successfully pass a pre-employment criminal, driving and drug screen

Personal Characteristics:

  • Honesty and Integrity
  • Confident and Respectful
  • A team player, recognizing the potential of and contributions of other team members
  • Demonstrably organized and detail-oriented
  • A professional appearance and clear communication skills to deliver excellent customer service
  • Flexibility and Patience – adjust quickly to changing priorities and conditions.
  • Proactive – acts without being told what to do. Brings new ideas to the process and procedures

WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • Ability to transport materials and equipment to complete assigned job tasks (up to 40 pounds frequently and up to 100 pounds with assistance)
  • Ability to work on rooftops with various angles and surfaces which requires frequent bending, twisting, squatting, climbing, kneeling, crawling, turning, standing, and balance
  • Ability to climb ladders
  • Ability to work in outdoor weather conditions including but not limited to excessive noise, extreme heat, extreme cold, wet environment, and humidity
  • Ability to work within the safe range of equipment such as ladders, fall protection harnesses and, other personal protective equipment
  • Ability to work and maintain balance on roofs and other areas of height
  • Ability to work in the sun and possibly low light conditions
  • Ability to work in confined spaces such as attics, basements, and crawl spaces which requires kneeling and crouching
  • Ability to hear verbal commands and warnings

Solar Installer

As a Solar Installer, you will work as part of our solar installation team installing rooftop and ground-mounted solar arrays under the supervision of our field supervisor and lead solar installer.

Qualifications: We are willing to consider applicants with limited solar experience, but the minimum requirement is to have some experience in the building trades.

A qualified candidate will:

  • Have Construction Knowledge
  • Have basic hand tools
  • Demonstrate that you are organized and methodical
  • Be polite and courteous; enjoy interacting with customers
  • Be willing to follow directions and work as part of a team
  • Be able to work on ladders and roofs of all pitches and heights

An ideal candidate will:

  • Have renewable energy training
  • Have achieved or be on the path to earn NABCEP certification
  • Have earned hours towards and participated in training to qualify for an electrician’s license
  • Have OSHA 10 training

As a solar installer your Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Help to ensure all necessary materials and tools arrive at the job site
  • Help to maintain tools and trucks in excellent condition.
  • Be willing to work flexible hours to meet customer needs
  • Demonstrate the ability to prioritize, multitask and manage their time efficiently
  • Have reliable transportation and a current driver’s license with a good record
  • Have basic competency with computers; including Excel, Word, e-mail and web-based applications
  • Be comfortable working in extreme environments (hot unshaded roofs, cold temps in winter)
  • Be able to successfully pass a pre-employment criminal, driving and drug screen

Personal Characteristics:

  • Honesty and Integrity
  • Confident and Respectful
  • A team player, recognizing the potential of and contributions of other team members
  • A professional appearance and clear communication skills to deliver excellent customer service.
  • High Standards – motivated to do it right and focused on learning new skills and improving performance
  • Flexibility and Patience – adjust quickly to changing priorities and can cope with change
  • Pro-activity and Contributory– acts without being told what to do. Bring new ideas to the process and procedures

WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • Ability to transport materials and equipment to complete assigned job tasks (up to 40 pounds frequently and up to 100 pounds with assistance)
  • Ability to work on rooftops with various angles and surfaces which requires frequent bending, twisting, squatting, climbing, kneeling, crawling, turning, standing, and balance
  • Ability to climb ladders
  • Ability to work in outdoor weather conditions including but not limited to excessive noise, extreme heat, extreme cold, wet environment, and humidity
  • Ability to work within the safe range of equipment such as ladders, fall protection harnesses and, other personal protective equipment
  • Ability to work and maintain balance on roofs and other areas of height
  • Ability to work in the sun and possibly low light conditions
  • Ability to work in confined spaces such as attics, basements, and crawl spaces which requires kneeling and crouching
  • Ability to hear verbal commands and warnings

How to Apply

Send a cover letter and resume to info@mainesolarsolutions.com
and tell us why you’d like to join our team!

Maine Solar Solutions is an equal opportunity employer and we don’t tolerate harassment or other discrimination based upon sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, caregiver status, pregnancy, military or veteran status, race, color, religion, national origin, place of birth, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information or any other legally protected status.

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Durham, ME 04222

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