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Job: Master Electrician/Lead Installer

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Title Master Electrician/Lead Installer
Compensation Commensurate with experience, comprehensive benefits
Location Denver, CO

The Master Electrician/Lead Installer oversees the installation of residential and commercial PV systems to ensure that they conform to existing national and local building codes. They must successfully plan, schedule, and execute the installation of projects in daily/weekly pipeline and maintain the proper Company documents for each project, including photographs, “as built” information, and related documents.
Key Responsibilities:

  • Knowledge of equipment, electrical, roof and ground work
  • Can analyze and diagnose problems
  • Can read and understand electrical and structural diagrams
  • Supervise crew to maximize efficiency
  • Knows OSHA standards, company safety programs and policies relative to the installation of those systems, and enforces safety standards with all personnel under your supervision
  • Responsible for interpreting PV line drawings, product literature, and referencing NEC codes and regulations. Responsible for a code compliant and operational system.
  • Represents Real Goods Solar as a field contact for the customer, interacts with the customer with integrity, and displays a professional appearance and attitude
  • Participates in both formal and “in the field” training processes to advance crew members within the Company
  • Ensures all necessary materials and tools arrive to the job site
  • Assists with overall crew and job site safety; staging materials, general ground support, and general site preparation and cleanup
  • Participates in regular safety trainings
  • Assists with completion of installation reports and paperwork
  • Maintain tool management standards

Essential Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Has Master Electricians License
  • Is NABCEP-certified or is by end of first year of employment
  • Valid driving license insurable by good driving record
  • Good mathematical aptitude and accuracy
  • Communicates effectively both written and verbal in English
  • Can work/complete/integrate multiple tasks
  • Good decision-making ability
  • All candidates must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment background and drug screen
  • Attention to detail
  • Prompt response to customer needs
  • Positive team spirit
  • Accurate and thorough
  • Can handle frequent change, delays or unexpected events
  • Works long hours when necessary to reach goals
  • Resourceful at meeting challenges
  • Exhibits sound and accurate judgment
  • Uses time efficiently

Physical Demands:

  • Employee must lift and/or move up to 100 pounds
  • Employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms
  • Employee is frequently required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl
  • Employee is required to use hand and power tools safely and effectively
  • Exposure to work in high, precarious places; outdoor weather conditions and risk of electrical shock
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