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NH Field Manager II

Req ID:  88029

Do you want to change the world? We do, too.
The energy market is roughly $4 trillion globally, and 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 completely change the way energy is produced, distributed and consumed on a global scale, and we’re looking for talented, committed people to help us drive our growth and achieve our goals.
SunPower is a global solar energy solutions company with a rich heritage of pioneering the best energy technologies in the world. Our solutions are unrivaled in terms of long-term reliability, efficiency and guaranteed performance, and our company is unmatched in terms of global reach and scale. Through design, manufacturing, installation and ongoing maintenance and monitoring, SunPower provides its proprietary, world-record efficient solar technology to residential, commercial and utility customers worldwide.
SunPower is changing the way our world is powered every day with a brilliant, passionate and driven team of more than 2,000 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. Experience is critical to SunPower in regards to not only our customers but also our employees and dealer partners. As such, we strive to hire candidates that are service focused. The experience we would expect the ideal person to deliver is:

New Homes - Multi-Family Field Manager

Summary of Role:

The new homes multifamily field manager (FM) role is to serve as the regional field-based liaison between SunPower stakeholders and the developer customer. Performance managing installation sub-contractors to contractual agreements and construction schedules, and maintaining relationships with developer teams, will be achieved with frequent visits to the construction site.

The FM is the subject matter expert in: SunPower construction drawings and electrical diagrams, construction timelines of SunPower scopes of work and how they relate to other trades, electrical switchgear and point of interconnection, and roofing and structural aspects related to mounting photovoltaic equipment to new or existing structures.

This position involves managing production schedules and various aspects of field quality by providing detailed updates in real-time to office-based teammates and documenting key aspects of the build. Communicating often with developer superintendents, peer trades, material logistics and sub-contractors will ensure SunPower does not fall behind on production schedules.


Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Attend on-site construction meetings with developer and trades as needed
  • Identify any elements of the build that will need special coordination and or modifications to construction drawings
  • Coordinate with the project management team to forecast production schedules and sub-contractor deliverables
  • Work interdepartmentally to performance manage sub-contractors to SunPower related products and installation processes
  • Work with authority having jurisdiction to ensure requirements are met in the build and inspections are passed 
  • Conduct multiple quality and safety audits over the course of construction
  • Troubleshoot photovoltaic systems and monitoring equipment
  • Work cross-functionally to resolve field issues and provide world-class customer service to both internal and external stakeholders


Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3 years experience in multi-family or commercial construction, or related trade(s)
  • Proficient in the installation of roof penetrations, electrical circuits, solar modules, transformers, switchgear, and grid-tied 3-phase applications
  • Strong understanding of national electrical code, California building code, as applies to commercial electrical and roofing systems
  • Expert in roofing and electrical systems
  • Ability to read construction drawings and electrical line diagrams
  • Excellent customer service skills in addition to solid verbal and written communication skills
  • Valid Driver’s license
  • Ability to travel between job sites
  • OSHA 30 certification
  • Fall protection certification
  • CPR certification



Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associates degree in construction management, or related field
  • C-10 electrical license
  • NABCEP Installer certified


Physical Demands and Working Conditions:

  • No lifting requirements needed
  • Must be able to access rooftops, inspect equipment in tight spaces, drive for extended hours, work on computer/tablet from the field

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: 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.



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: Sacramento
Nearest Secondary Market: Fairfield

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