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Florida Solar JobsNow Hiring, Florida Solar One is a Florida Solar Jobs provider ranked as one of the fastest growing solar energy companies in Florida and a market leader in South Florida, The Florida Keys and Caribbean.

In close association with The US Solar (the #1 fastest growing energy company in Florida) and The US Solar Institute (Florida’s leading solar training colleges) we are building a world-class solar energy company that installs, services, develops, finances, owns and operates residential and commercial solar power projects across the region.

Florida Solar One is looking for problem solvers, self-motivators and take action oriented thinkers. Working for Florida Solar One means you are working for one of the most qualified solar contractors in the region. With US Solar Institute (USSI) training provided and participation expected throughout your career with Florida Solar One, yours will be a foundation in state of the art education and training for all things solar installation related from site assessments to final commissioning systems you will be the best.

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Crew Foreman

Job Opening Overview (August 2017)

The Crew Foreman oversees daily functioning of the crew at the job site and is responsible for each install from start to finish.  This includes supervising each crewmember on the team, monitoring the quality of the work and even handling the customer service side of things. The foreman must plan, organize/coordinate each install, order materials, delegate responsibilities, and handle administrative tasks.

The ideal candidate will find him or herself immersed in an educational environment as they grow and become more and more responsible for ensuring the company’s strategies are always the top priority for all installation services. The Crew Foreman interacts directly with customers and are responsible for ensuring our products are installed safely, properly and on time without exception.

Some travel may be expected. Florida Solar One has active installation and service work in South Florida, The Keys, Cayman Islands, St Lucia and other Caribbean Nations. Employees are required to submit to a criminal history check, drug screening and obtain any work related clearances from the state of Florida or Caribbean nation based upon the work locations requirements.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership for those reporting to him/her by clearly communicating the mission, goals and values of Florida Solar One and US Solar
  • Lead the installation of solar panel arrays and electrical systems that interconnect to the grid power at our customer’s residential or commerical property.
  • Ensure work performed by all technicians is of good workmanship and compliant with current NEC and local codes.
  • Review the performance of those reporting to him/her. Provide coaching, technical training, etc. to help his/her managers improve their performance
  • Interface with management to ensure compliance with performance ratios and completion of projects timely and profitably
  • Lead continuing education/certification training sessions for crewmembers and students.
  • Maintain safe, secure, and healthy work environment by following and enforcing standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations. Perform weekly/monthly safety & quality control inspections
  • Recruiting: Ability to recruit top talent for his/her install crew (a very high priority)
  • Troubleshoot technical issues for his/her crew. Provide technical assistance for other crews as necessary
  • Attentive to emails and phone calls from management and his/her office teammates.

Required Skills:

  • Must be competent and knowledgeable in operations policies and procedures.
  • Willing to work in excess of 40 hours per week and on Saturdays.
  • Be highly motivated with good communication skills and capable of leadership by example.
  • Ability to demonstrate required computer skills (i.e. MS Excel/Word/Outlook, web, etc.)
  • Ability to read and interpret one line and CAD drawings and electrical schematics. (CAD operator, sketch up or similar a big advantage)
  • Able to perform advanced electrical calculations.
  • Knowledge of 2011 NEC and ability to navigate it.
  • Must be willing to work in high places. Our installations are on rooftops, and subsequently, you will be on them.

Required Experience:

  • Experience with project management and construction experience required (3+ years preferred)
  • High school diploma or GED and two years of formal technical training. Completion of NABCEP solar specific training is expected but can be provided at US Solar Institute for the exceptional candidate if not already complete. (NABCEP or UL Certified PV Installer a bonus)
  • Two years of experience in the installation, repair and maintenance of electrical, HVAC, solar thermal and or solar PV systems, equipment and fixtures from blueprints, schematics and sketches or an equivalent combination of relevant education and/or experience
  • 30 Hour OSHA- Supervisor Safety course certification (course provided upon employment if not already in hand)

Salary and Benefits

Pay is commiserate with experience and pay shall be hourly or salary depending on qualification, abilities and responsibilities. Florida Solar Jobs Crew Leader hourly pay ranges from from $15 to $30/hour. Salary from $35,000 to $60,000+. Florida is a Right to Work state with employees given a 90 probationary period to obtain tenure. Once achieved company benefits may include:

  • Health Insurance or allowance
  • Auto allowance (for personal vehicle use)
  • Paid expenses
  • Computer and cell phone
  • Educational reimbursement
  • Personal Time Off
  • Commissions, bonuses and project profit contribution awards 

Florida Solar One, is a Florida Solar Jobs provider an equal opportunity employer, does not consider any protected traits (e.g. race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin, non-job-related disability, age, or any other protected trait) when hiring—under  federal, state and local laws.

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Florida and Caribbean Solar Installation Technician

Job Opening Overview (August 2017)

Florida Solar One is a Florida Solar Jobs provider and is looking for a Technician that is ready to jump in and help our fast growing business grow even faster.

The ideal candidate will find him or herself immersed in an educational environment as they grow and become more and more responsible for ensuring the company’s strategies are always the top priority for all installation services. Technicians interact directly with customers and are responsible for ensuring our products are installed safely, properly and on time without exception.

Employees are required to submit to a criminal history check, drug screening and obtain any work related clearances from the state of Florida or Caribbean nation based upon the work locations requirements.

Responsibilities:

  • Doing site surveys for new potential clients
  • Occasional work in the warehouse organizing equipment, accepting deliveries, preparing for installs and staging for projects making sure everything is neat and organized
  • Working with a team to install solar panels on residential homes while maintaining the safety of themselves and others by adhering to all written and verbal instructions, promptly reporting and/or correcting all hazards or unsafe conditions, questioning nonstandard operations or environmental factors that may involve unmitigated hazards, and providing feedback to site leads and management on all safety issues
  • Pulling inventory for each installation job
  • Pre-assemble job components in the warehouse
  • Layout and assembly of solar modules / array and mounting hardware
  • Mechanical/structural mounting of racking, modules and electrical equipment
  • Electrical wiring of solar array/system (AC and DC)
  • Document completion of completed installation
  • Clean up of job site
  • Additional duties required as needed

Required Skills:

  • Strong interpersonal/human relations skills
  • Strong analytical and creative problem solving skills
  • Capable of maintainig a positive attitude
  • Being comfortable working on roofs
  • Ability to work well with others that are on your work team
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds 

Required Experience:

  • 1 to 2 years minimum Construction Electrical and/or Roofing background preferred
  • Must be able to lift 50lbs
  • Ability to work in extreme environments (example: hot sun, crawl spaces, etc.)
  • Must be willing and able to climb ladders, stairs, work on rooftops and able to work on your feet for long periods of time
  • Basic computer skills including familiarity with Microsoft Office programs
  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Excellent written and verbal (English) communication skills required
  • Excellent customer service skills required
  • Must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment criminal, driving and drug screen
  • Must have a valid state driver’s license
  • Thrive in a team environment 
  • NABCEP Entry Level Training as a minimum (can be provided at The US Solar Institute for the ideal candidate).
  • OSHA 10 hour Safety Certification (if not in hand will be given)

Salary and Benefits:

Pay is commiserate with experience and pay shall be hourly or salary depending on qualification, Florida Solar Jobs Technician hourly pay ranges from from $12 to $20/hour. Florida is a Right to Work state with employees given a 90 probationary period to obtain tenure. Once achieved company benefits may include:

  • Health Insurance or allowance
  • Auto allowance (for personal vehicle use)
  • Paid expenses
  • Computer and cell phone
  • Educational reimbursement
  • Personal Time Off

Florida Solar One, is a Florida Solar Jobs provider an equal opportunity employer, does not consider any protected traits (e.g. race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin, non-job-related disability, age, or any other protected trait) when hiring—under  federal, state and local laws.

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