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Our company is built around its people – so it is no surprise our team has grown Maine Solar Solutions into one of the fastest-growing solar installation companies in the state.

Our team designs, procures, installs, and services solar electric systems for residential and commercial customers throughout Maine. We have a great team of individuals that care about their work and constantly strive to produce the highest quality product and service that they can.

We invest in people, want to see them grow, and empower them to bring new ideas and innovations to life. We’re building a strong, diverse team of kind, creative and dedicated people who want to find a purpose in their work and support each other in the process.

If you are looking for a job where you are encouraged to share ideas, be creative, and accomplish amazing things alongside fun, kind, and interesting people, please read below:


OUR CORE VALUES:

These are some of the values we live by as a company. We work by them. Everyone on our team believes in what we do  — knowing there is real value to be gained from helping people gain energy independence through solar.

  • Honesty and Integrity
  • Treating everyone with kindness and respect
  • A team player, recognizing the potential of and contributions of other team members

BENEFITS:

We want people to thrive at Maine Solar Solutions, and we believe you do your best work when you feel your best. Here are just a few benefits we’re proud to provide our team:

Team Events

TEAM EVENTS

Strong teams are built on strong bonds. Join us for monthly meetings where we have been known to frequent local bowling alleys, host BBQs, try out local brew houses, and even host private restaurant parties.

401K

We’re serious about sharing in our successes. After a year, we offer a 401K plan with up to a 5% employer match.

401K
Work Life Balance

WORK-LIFE BALANCE

We believe that quality time outside the office is vital to our employees’ satisfaction at work. That’s why we offer paid time off and paid holidays so our team members can take time off and come back refreshed. 

EDUCATIONAL REIMBURSEMENT

We provide employees with a Professional Development reimbursement amount each year that can be used for conferences, courses, subscriptions, books—whatever inspires your curiosity and develops your abilities at Maine Solar Solutions.

Educational Reimbursement
Health Insurance

HEALTH INSURANCE

We provide healthcare, dental, and optical options, so you feel great. We also know that peace of mind is important and offer all of our employees company-paid short-term disability. 


OUR TEAM:

Our talented people are the heartbeat behind our work. We listen to each other, and we are interested in each other as friends. But don’t take our word for it, here’s what the staff says about working here:


“I’m grateful to be part of the team at Maine Solar Solutions.  We benefit from a supportive and collaborative workplace that operates with honesty, integrity, and a clear mission.  Maine Solar is respectful of and attends carefully to, the needs of our customers and employees alike. It is rewarding and empowering to work for a business that shares my personal values.”

Heather Hodgkins, Customer Experience and Marketing Manager


“Maine Solar Solutions is a great company to work for. I love that we are encouraged to go above and beyond for our customers! It feels great to be part of a genuine group of people with great attitudes!”

Jacob Bradley, Lead Electrician

Meet more of our team and why they love working at Maine Solar Solutions here.


CURRENT OPEN POSITIONS

At Maine Solar Solutions, our advantage is our people.  Check out all our Electrician and Installer positions below and enjoy a job where you can accomplish amazing things alongside really good people.


Journeyman, Limited or Master Electrician

Are you looking for greater responsibility and compensation that reflects your skills and contribution? This is a full-time, year-round position.

Maine Solar Solutions, a leading solar installation company established in 2012 and based in Brunswick Maine, seeks a Maine licensed electrician with a commitment to quality, efficiency, and integrity. Our company designs, installs, and services residential and commercial grid-tied solar electric systems as well as Tesla’s Powerwall systems.

Join a company that will value you and helps you develop your skills! Our culture is one of mutual respect and teamwork. By joining Maine Solar Solutions, you will help Maine homeowners and businesses make the move to solar and battery-based systems.

Our electricians enjoy great hours, consistent work, a company vehicle, a friendly team to work with every day, clean job sites, and appreciative customers.

If you have found yourself working for a company that isn’t developing your skills and giving you an opportunity to prove yourself, we’d like to show you how a career with Maine Solar Solutions can advance your career. If you are just starting out as an electrician, take time to meet with us and learn why we offer the best kind of electrical positions available.

In conjunction with the installation of residential and commercial solar electric systems, we often perform common electrical contracting work such as service upgrades, service panel upgrades, sub-panel installations, and other common electrical services.

Qualifications

We encourage newly licensed electricians to join our team. We will train you and help you develop the skills to excel in your trade.

A qualified candidate will:

  • Have a Maine Limited, Journeyman, or Master Electrician license.
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of the NEC
  • Demonstrate a practical knowledge of common tasks including wiring, grounding, conduit work
  • OSHA 10 hour preferred
  • Work as a team member of our cooperative and motivated team culture
  • Demonstrate the ability to prioritize and delegate tasks to maintain efficiency
  • Demonstrate that you are organized and methodical
  • Be polite and courteous; enjoy interacting with customers

Your Roles and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Perform system commissioning and function checks
  • Under the supervision of our licensed electricians, review system and interconnection design for adherence to Electrical Code (NEC) and industry best practice
  • 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 screen

Personal Characteristics:

  • Honesty and Integrity
  • Confident and Respectful
  • A team player, recognizing the potential of and contributions of other team members
  • 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.

We will provide a fun and fast-paced work environment and welcome you as part of our team. This is a career opportunity. Your contributions will be appreciated and valued. We provide training and education to grow your skills. We will value your contribution and welcome your suggestions to increase efficiency and maintain excellence in our installation and business practices.


Solar Installer Entry Level and Experienced

Electrify your career by joining Maine’s fastest-growing solar electric company!

Maine Solar Solutions offers a meaningful and rewarding career in the growing green energy economy. We are seeking entry-level and experienced solar electric installers to join our team. We are based in Brunswick ME serving customers throughout the lower half of Maine.

Working at Maine Solar Solutions offers a career path for aspiring electricians, installation, and service technicians. Advancement into supervisory and management roles are possible and some of our valued in-office design, operations, and salespeople started as solar installers in the field.

Our company is built around its people – so it is no surprise our team has grown.

Established in 2012, Maine Solar Solutions into one of the fastest-growing solar installation companies in the state. Our team designs, procures, installs, and services solar electric systems for residential and commercial customers throughout the southern third of Maine. We have a great team of individuals that care about their work and constantly strive to produce the highest quality product and service that they can.

We invest in people, want to see them grow, and empower them to bring new ideas and innovations to life. We have a strong, diverse team of kind, creative and dedicated people who want to find a purpose in their work and support each other in the process.

If you are looking for a job where you are encouraged to share ideas, be creative, and accomplish amazing things alongside fun, kind, and interesting people please read below:

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 licensed electricians and lead solar installers.

All Solar Installers will be licensed as helper electricians and are encouraged to pursue eventual licensure as Maine licensed electricians. We provide hands-on field experience, training you as a solar installer and electrical helper in house. We provide a generous stipend towards taking coursework towards earning an electrical license. We also support those seeking to focus solely on being solar installers.

Qualifications:
We are willing to consider applicants with limited solar experience, but the minimum requirement is to have some experience in hands-on work.

A qualified candidate will:

  • Have some 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 experience working in the field. Carpenters & Landscapers have great transferable skills for this position!
  • Have earned hours towards and participating 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 to 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 your time efficiently
  • Have reliable transportation and a current driver’s license with a good record
  • 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
  • Pro-activity and Contributory– acts without being told what to do. Bring new ideas to the process and procedures

Maine Solar Solutions is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business need. We hire without consideration to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender, or any other basis protected by law.

We are committed to workplace diversity and encourage applications from female and minority candidates.


How to Apply

Current posting are listed on our Indeed.com page found here.

If you don’t see the position you are looking for, send a cover letter and resume to info@mainesolarsolutions.com and tell us why you’d like to join our team! We will keep your resume on file for future openings.

491 US Route 1 Suite 20
Freeport, Maine 04032

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