Electrical Apprentice

Company Introduction

Shine Solar is a company dedicated not only to its customers, but also to its employees. We realize that a strong employee base and a free-flowing communication of ideas is integral to smooth operations. Our close-knit workplace culture reflects that in our recognition that we all do better when we’re having fun!

Our dedicated team is focused on bringing clean, affordable solar power to thousands of homes and businesses across the US. Installing happiness is what we do, because we believe a happy planet means a happy wallet and a happier you!

Our purpose is to generate happiness for our customers and ourselves through and extraordinary customer experience that inspires all of us to tell the world.

POSITION SUMMARY

The Electrician Apprentice will work as part of a team installing all photovoltaic system components and electrical equipment ensuring successful operation of the complete photovoltaic system working directly with the project manager and a skilled Electrician. Will learn how to use the equipment, read blueprints, and work alongside a construction crew. Will work under the direct supervision of the Field Superintendent.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Provides support for the department.  In addition to other duties as assigned, will identify, analyze, troubleshoot, and assist with repairs of equipment and electrical faults. Will travel out to various public and private spaces to assist the Journeyman and Master Electrician. Will interpret blueprints and schematics, update work logs, client accounts, and handle other administrative duties. Will order replacement parts and equipment as needed. Will complete electrical installations and carry out various maintenance duties. Will collaborate with construction workers, plumbers, and other crew members.

You must have some sort of electrical experience to be considered for this job.

We are a growing company and prefer to promote from within. As we grow and we see your skill, there will be opportunities to become an electrical foreman or other type of leader.

In this job, you will be assisting our electrical lead in all of their daily electrical job duties and be assisting with installing our Solar products.

Electricians work as part of a team installing all photovoltaic system components and electrical equipment ensuring successful operation of the complete photovoltaic system working directly with the project manager.

  • THIS IS A SAFETY-SENSITIVE JOB FOR PURPOSES OF STATE MEDICAL MARIJUANA LAW.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • MUST NOT be afraid of heights.
  • Ability to lift heavy objects (50 lbs. or more) in addition to climbing ladders and working in high places.
  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Must provide hand tools (electrical snips, dykes, screwdriver, etc. Power tools will be provided).
  • Must be willing to work in attics and crawl spaces, when necessary.
  • Overnight travel up to one week a month is required
  • The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or 2 years of experience as an Electrician Apprentice and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS

Must have to ability to obtain and maintain a valid driver’s license. Must be able to enter the electrical trade school and be enrolled in a four-year program consisting of 640 hours of classroom instruction and 8,00 hours of on-the-job training.

*Pay based on experience

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $17.00 – $19.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • Day shift

Experience:

  • Electrical Experience: 1 year (Required)

License/Certification:

  • Driver’s License (Required)

Work Location: One location

Click Here To Apply For Job