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Are you interested in working for a team committed to building a better, greener future? Do you want your efforts to benefit the whole world in which you live?

We are Good Energy Solutions, and our motto is “Energy with Integrity.” We’re an award winning solar energy company committed to providing the best solar equipment and experience to our customers. Our employees are offered specialized training, education, and support to achieve their goals as well as maintain company expertise in the ever developing renewable energy industry. Read more about Good Energy Solutions and our staff.

We are looking to fill several positions as the solar industry is rapidly expanding. Most positions include opportunity for flexibility in job description. Please provide cover letter, resume, and a list of references to info@goodenergysolutions.com. When current positions are filled, we will keep your information for future opportunities.

We are currently looking to hire:
Lead Electrician for our Electrical Services Division
Solar PV Installer


Lead Electrician, Electrical Services Division

At Good Energy Solutions Electrical Services, our Service Electricians create, maintain and repair the electrical components used in Residential and Commercial properties. We are hiring a full-time, experienced Lead Service Electrician to service Douglas County and surrounding areas!

Department: Electrical Division

Reports to: Electrical Division Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Install and Maintain Wiring, Control and Lighting Systems
  • Inspect Electrical Components such as Transformers and Circuit Breakers
  • Identify Electrical Problems with a variety of Test Devices
  • Repair or Replace Wiring, Equipment or Fixtures using Hand and Power Tools
  • Follow State and Local Building Regulations based on the National Electric Code

Skills/Requirements:

    • 2 – 5 years of experience
    • Deductive Reasoning
    • Logical Thinking
    • Manual Dexterity
    • Math Skills
    • Observant
    • Problem-Solving

We Offer:

    • Competitive Pay Based on Skills and Experience
    • Insurance Plans
    • 401K
    • Paid Holidays
    • PTO After 1 Year

Solar PV Installer

Candidates for this position may or may not have experience installing Solar PV Systems but will have some experience working in the construction industry. Desired candidate will have a willingness to learn solar installation best practices regardless of experience. and be able to maintain a safe, positive working environment.

Hours: Monday through Friday, full-time position. Willingness to travel.

Department: Solar PV Operations

Reports to: Lead Installer

Duties, Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Follow instructed guidelines for installation solar pv systems and show the ability to learn and perform industry best practices.
  • Ability to learn and perform minor construction and finishing projects.
  • Help maintain a clean organized work site.
  • Operate lifts, trenchers, ladder hoists, small tools, etc

Experience and Requirements:

    • Clean driving record and experience pulling trailers.
    • Work within precise limits or standards of accuracy .
    • Experience with quality and safety control.

Preferred:

    • Electrical and/or construction experience.
    • Willingness to take on new skills.
    • Ability to travel for up to five days at a time.
    • Adaptability due to potential changes in departmental priority.
    • Positive customer relations experience with clean/presentable appearance.

Skills:

    • Self starter possessing both verbal and written communication skills with the ability to work with a team and independently.
    • Computer.

Physical Requirements:

    • Must be able to work in all weather conditions in which work can safely be performed on roofs, in attics, basements, crawlspaces, and fields.
    • Must be capable of regular, reliable and timely attendance.
    • Work easily and skillfully with your hands, dexterity of hand mobility is required.
    • Safety vests, hard hats, and equipment provided.

Education Requirements:

    • High School Diploma.
    • Industry training preferred.

 


The following positions are currently filled.  

 

Solar PV Designer

The PV Designer works with Salespeople and Project Managers to develop detailed plans for the installation of PV systems, including bills of material per project. The Designer then submits plan-sets to AHJ’s for building permit approval, and to utilities for interconnection approval. Upon receiving both approvals, the Designer hands the projects back to the PM’s, and upon project completion will notify utility of completion. Experience with installing photovoltaic systems and operating AutoCAD is required, as is attention to detail, a working knowledge of the NEC, and strong work ethic.

Hours: Monday through Friday, full-time position.

Department: Solar PV Operations

Reports to: Operations Manager

Responsibilities Include:

    • Meeting with Project Managers and salespeople to come up with plan for installation.
    • Taking measurements of buildings upon which solar equipment will be installed, both physically and with a drone.
    • Designing code compliant PV arrays using Aurora, Helioscope, and AutoCAD as needed.
    • Producing buildable plan-sets for PV installations.
    • Applying for interconnection permission with local utilities.
    • Applying for building permits with local AHJ’s.
    • Upon receiving AHJ and utility approval, handing the project back to the appropriate Project Manager.
    • Providing excellent customer service.

Physical Requirements:

    • Must be able to work in all weather conditions in which work can safely be performed on roofs, in attics, basements, crawlspaces, and fields.
    • Must be capable of heavy lifting as needed during installation of solar PV and electrical equipment.
    • Must be capable of working in busy office setting while managing multiple tasks simultaneously.

Qualifications:

    • High-School Degree or Equivalent, Associate’s Degree preferred.
    • Clean driving record and ability to pass a pre-employment drug screening.
    • NABCEP PV Installer or Designer certification required.

Compensation:

    • $42,000-$50,000/yr DOE.
    • Access to company vehicle as needed.
    • Company cellphone for taking photos and videos in field, uploading them to company files, as well as other company communications.


Solar PV Supervisor/Lead Installer

Candidates for this position will have experience installing Solar PV Systems for Residential, Commercial, and Utility customers. Will have a working knowledge of PV systems including roof and ground mount solar arrays. Will have experience with various racking systems, electrical wiring, monitoring, construction, small trenching and excavation equipment. Candidate will have supervisory experience managing small crews by providing a safe, efficient working environment. The prospective candidate we are looking for will have or be working toward their NABCEP® Solar PV Installation Professional certification, or have passed or is studying for the Journeyman Electrician exam. Desired candidate will be able to maintain a safe, positive working environment.

Hours: Monday through Friday, full-time position. Willingness to travel.

Department: Solar PV Operations

Reports to: Manager of Operations

Duties, Tasks and Responsibilities:

    • Responsible for staging material to be transported to job site.
    • Train and direct crew members in industry standard best practices for installation of Solar PV systems.
    • Install inverters, racking, modules, electrical wiring, excavating for ground-mount systems.
    • Operate lifts, trenchers, ladder hoists, small tools, etc.
    • Build concrete forms, reinforce roof structures, perform minor construction and finishes on projects.
    • Interact and manage customer’s needs, maintain a clean organized work site.
    • Operate and maintain company vehicles, track when preventative maintenance is necessary.
    • Direct crew members in troubleshooting electrical and monitoring issues.

Experience and Requirements:

    • 3-5 years PV installation experience.
    • Supervisory experience.
    • Clean driving record and experience pulling trailers.
    • Electrical and or construction experience.
    • Experience with quality and safety control.
    • Work within precise limits or standards of accuracy .
    • Positive customer relations experience with clean/presentable appearance.

Preferred:

    • NABCEP® Solar PV Installation Professional certification.
    • Journeyman Electrician license.
    • Ability to travel for up to five days at a time.
    • Consistently work to improve skills, abilities and processes.
    • Self-discipline with high ethical standards to work with critical safety related products.
    • Adaptability due to potential changes in departmental priority and willingness to learn new skills.
    • Ability to identify and implement effective courses of action to meet deadlines that may require adjustments to assigned work schedules.

Skills:

    • Familiar with Solar PV design.
    • Familiar with AutoCAD, blue print/technical drawing and reading.
    • Working knowledge of battery and generator installation.
    • Organizational and time management skills.
    • Verbal and written communication skills with the ability to work both with a team and independently.
    • Computer.

Physical Requirements:

    • Must be able to work in all weather conditions in which work can safely be performed on roofs, in attics, basements, crawlspaces, and fields.
    • Must be capable of regular, reliable and timely attendance.
    • Work easily and skillfully with your hands, dexterity of hand mobility is required.
    • Safety vests, hard hats, and equipment provided.

Education Requirements:

    • High School Diploma
    • Industry Training

       


Solar PV Electrician

The Solar Electrician is responsible for performing interconnection of solar PV systems to the grid and or main distribution panels in residential and commercial applications. The position will also assist with installation of DC raceways and wiring, PV racking, and PV modules when needed. The role will also require that the individual supervise and train PV installers on proper installation of electrical equipment including raceways, wire, inverters, disconnects, taps, and back-fed breakers. Experience with 120/240, 120/208, and 277/480 voltage systems is required, as is attention to detail, a working knowledge of the NEC, and strong work ethic.

Department: Solar PV Operations

Reports to: Manager of Operations

Responsibilities:

    • Install PV inverters, split and three-phase, PV inverter output aggregate panels, utility PV generation meter sockets, point of interconnection equipment, and all associated raceways, labels, and wiring.
    • Supervise solar installers as needed.
    • Operate power equipment such as trenchers and mini-excavators
    • Communicate with utility personnel for outage procedures, as well as AHJ’s for inspections.
    • Provide excellent customer service.

Physical Requirements:

    • Must be able to work in all weather conditions in which work can safely be performed on roofs, in attics, basements, crawlspaces, and fields.
    • Must be capable of heavy lifting as needed during installation of solar PV and electrical equipment.

Qualifications:

    • High-School Degree or Equivalent, Associate’s Degree preferred
    • Clean driving record and ability to pass a pre-employment drug screening
    • Master or Journeyman Electrician qualification KS/MO preferred

Compensation:

    • $25-40/hr DOE
    • Company vehicle
    • Company cellphone for taking photos and videos in field, uploading them to company files, as well as other company communications

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, and protected veteran status, or disability status.