San Francisco, CA 94110
Full-time
Salary: $18.00 to $36.00 /hour

Locally owned and operated, we design and build solar and energy storage systems for homes and businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area. Our award-winning customer service and outstanding installation quality are unmatched. For more information, visit: https://www.luminalt.com.

Luminalt is an equal opportunity employer; women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

We are looking for solar and energy storage system installers and electricians of all levels to join our team. Employment is conditional based on passing a pre-employment drug screening, background check, and DMV record check. Luminalt verifies US employment eligibility through E-Verify.

Job Duties:

  • Assemble, install, or maintain Solar Photovoltaic (PV) and energy storage systems on roofs or other structures in compliance with site assessment and schematics
  • Assess the job site, identify and resolve any potential hazards
  • Create or interpret the PV and energy storage installation plans, mapping out the steps of the installation and where all of the components will be installed
  • Do any and all electrical work needed to connect PV and energy storage system to the electric grid. This includes proper grounding systems, controls, and all testing necessary
  • Weatherproof the PV installation in accordance with local safety regulations and the specifications of the manufacturer
  • Build PV racking, equipment mounting, conduit bending, electrical wiring, and daily cleanup

We will train motivated individuals to become expert solar and energy storage installers. This is also an excellent opportunity for those looking to become certified electricians.

Our solar installers work a 4/10 schedule.

Required Skills:

To perform some or all of the following tasks in a safe manner:

  • Use of hand and power tools
  • Work at heights and on ladders
  • General electrical work such as wiring and conduit bending
  • Take precise measurements and apply them to construction projects
  • System layout and planning
  • Rooftop racking construction and panel mounting
  • Carpentry and metal working
  • System troubleshooting
  • Onsite customer communication and interaction
  • Miscellaneous labor work such as jobsite cleanup and van organization
  • Keep and complete timesheets

Qualifications:

Successful candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Strong desire to work in the solar energy business
  • Strong desire to work hands-on out in the fieldExperience working in residential or commercial construction such as solar, electrical, roofing, or carpentry trades is a plus
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Self directed, independent, and solution oriented
  • Safety oriented – able to work on rooftops and on construction sites in a safe manner
  • Value trust and honesty
  • Value outstanding customer service
  • Value teamwork and continuous improvement
  • Be hard working and dependable
  • Valid CA driver’s license with a clean driving record
  • English proficient

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to work outside for extended periods of time
  • Ability to work at heights
  • Climb, bend, kneel, crawl
  • Lift up to 50 lbs
  • Stand for long periods of time
  • Bend or twist body
  • Repetitive movements
  • High level of manual dexterity to grasp, move or assemble small objects
  • Auditory and visual skills – Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus
  • Interpret and follow a variety of instructions and procedures furnished in English – written, oral, diagram, or schedule form
  • Ability to work overtime occasionally at the last minute
  • Occasional travel may be required
  • Drive a work vehicle including full sized trucks and vans
  • Lift, push, pull or carry heavy objects
  • Speak clearly