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Solar Installation Technician - Maryland/DC


Job Description

Altenergy is seeking a lead solar technician to join our world-class team of passionate and good-natured solar enthusiasts.


Direct experience installing solar systems preferred but not absolutely necessary if you are a quick learner. Passionate about renewable energy. Excellent attention to detail. Self-starter with a can-do attitude. Detail oriented and polite, with excellent verbal and written communication skills and a dedication to high levels of customer service. Comfortable working on roofs, ladders, and other difficult work sites.Able to support extensive physical requirements of on-site solar construction, including the ability to lift 70 lbs, work in extreme conditions (hot sun, high places, and crawl spaces), and a full range of mobility in upper and lower body.Clean driving record to safely operate service or other company trucks. Capable of operating job site construction equipment such as man-lifts, fork lifts, booms, etc. a plus.

  • $14-18 per hour depending on experience.
  • 401k plan
  • Employee profit sharing plan


Master Electrician/Journeyman Lead Installer - Staunton, Virginia


Altenergy is looking for a highly motivated Lead Installer. Skills and certifications preferred:

Master/journeyman electrician
Experience on commercial and residential electrical
Solar experience/NABCEP certification
Strong leadership, project management, and communications skills
Willing to accept a high level of responsibility
Problem solving/troubleshooting skills
Independent, with a strong work ethic
Good driving record

This individual will take the lead on solar PV installations, battery back up systems, and off-grid projects.

Key Job Duties:

Scheduling projects
Leading and directing installation crew(s).
Oversee all solar installations
Interface with design team and follow one-line diagrams
Ensure all projects are installed to local electrical and building codes
Ensure safety practices are followed on the job site
Ensure projects are completed efficiently and on time
Must be willing to work on roofs and ladders
This individual will communicate with and work under the direction of the Branch Manager to insure that projects get completed efficiently and on time. This individual must ensure projects are installed to the highest quality standard.

Altenergy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Type: Full-time