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Residential Electrician

Req ID:  124354

Do you want to change the world? We do, too.
 
Solar penetration is less than 1%, but just one hour of sunlight, if harnessed, could power the entire world for a year. We have the opportunity to change the way energy is produced, distributed and consumed, and we’re looking for talented, committed people to help us drive our growth and achieve our goals.
 
SunPower is a solar energy solutions company with a rich heritage of pioneering the best solar technologies in the world. Our solutions are unrivaled in terms of long-term reliability, efficiency, and performance. SunPower offers the only solar + storage solution designed and warranted by one company that gives customers control over electricity consumption. Through design, installation, maintenance, and monitoring, SunPower provides its world-class solar solutions to residential and commercial customers across the U.S.
 
SunPower is changing the way our world is powered every day with a brilliant, passionate, and driven team of more than 2,500 in North America and the Philippines. In an industry that is reshaping the world’s energy future, there’s no better place to be than SunPower.
 
We believe that our employees create our brand – with each project, each communication, each task completed and each interaction. SunPower welcomes the forward thinkers, the future savers of the world, the freedom chasers and all those demanding better, cleaner energy.

 

SunPower needs YOU as a Residential Electrician! Are you looking for a chance to grow in your career and an opportunity to make a difference in the way the world is powered? Then this is for you!

 

This position comes with great compensation and benefits!

  • Competitive pay
  • Medical, Dental, Vision coverage starts day one, no waiting period
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability 100% paid for by the company
  • 401k with company match
  • Paid Paternity Leave
  • PTO, Sick and Volunteer time
  • Life insurance and AD&D provided
  • Unlimited digital workouts through Peloton 100% paid for by the company
  • Full-Time hourly role, typically M-F 8-hour shifts, potential weekends
  • Opportunity for career advancement

 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Electrical wiring of solar array/system (DC and AC) in addition to installing raceways around residential applications, to include roofs, attics and walls
  • Install electrical to interconnect our solar panels to the grid 
  • Troubleshoot system problems and resolve electrical issues
  • Work with local inspectors to satisfy local requirements and expectations
  • Attend mandatory training sessions on new products, installation methodology and safety 
  • Troubleshoot, test, repair and service technical equipment 

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required 
  • Minimum of 2 years of electrical experience OR equivalent combination of education and years of related experience
  • Journeyman Electricians License 
  • Extensive knowledge of residential electrical and structural systems, blueprints and spec sheets 
  • Must hold and maintain a valid driver’s license

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • OSHA 30 Certification 
  • Associates degree
  • Strong understanding of NEC codes with emphasis on residential PV installations 
  • Proficient in the installation of grid-tied and micro inverter applications
  • NABCEP certification 

 

Physical Demands and Working Conditions:

  • Ability to make multiple trips up and down a ladder, daily
  • Ability to lift, squat, deadlift, pull and carry up to 50 lbs., daily
  • Ability to work at the ground level, kneeling, or bending daily
  • Ability to kneel and stand repeatedly (lunges), on a daily basis
  • Ability to drive a vehicle during the normal course of business
  • Must maintain a clean driving record with the ability to pass a driving background check

 

Equal Employment Opportunity
The Company is an equal employment opportunity employer and makes employment decisions, including but not limited to, hiring, firing, promotion, demotion, training, and/or compensation, on the basis of merit. Employment decisions are based on an individual’s qualifications as they relate to the job under consideration. The Company’s policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on sex (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions, the actual sex of the individual, or the gender identity or gender expression), race, color, religion, including religious dress practices and religious grooming practices, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, familial status, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, protected veteran or military status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws, ordinances, or regulations. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company, including supervisors and co-workers.


EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

SunPower Supports EEO

Accommodation for Applicants to SunPower Corporation
SunPower Corporation is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job application procedures. If you have any difficulty using our online system and you need a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, you may use the following alternative email address to contact us about your interest in employment at SunPower Corporation: jobs@sunpower.com. Please indicate in the subject that line of your email that you are requesting accommodation. Only candidates being considered for a position who require an accommodation will receive a follow-up response.

 

NOTICE TO ALL APPLICANTS AND EMPLOYEES

Availability of Affirmative Action Plan for Review

SunPower is a federal government contractor. As a part of the Company’s obligations under law, it must develop a written Affirmative Action Program (AAP) for the Disabled, Recently Separated Veterans, Armed Forces Service Medal Veterans, Disabled Veterans and Active Duty Wartime Or Campaign Badge Veterans and for Women and Minorities as specified by law. Non-confidential and non-proprietary aspects of the AAP are available for inspection by applicants and employees, consistent with applicable law, which will be made available during office hours by contacting the EEO Officer.

 

 

 

SunPower Values

  • Put Customers First
  • Win Together
  • Lead Decisively
  • Innovate Relentlessly
  • Do the Right Thing


Nearest Major Market: Brooklyn
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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