Vivint Solar APPRENTICE ELECTRICIAN in Fresno, California
At Vivint Solar, we’re changing the way people generate and consume power. We believe that people should have a choice between using outdated, dirty technologies and using innovative, clean solutions to produce the energy they use to live every day. That’s why we’re making it easy for millions of people nationwide to choose to go solar. Simply stated, we’re doing work that really makes a difference.
To undertake such a huge task, we need motivated people who want to make a difference. Right now, we are seeking an Apprentice Electrician that will be a solid contributor within Vivint Solar. The Apprentice Electrician is responsible for assisting the Journeyman Electrician and Installation Crew installing, maintaining and troubleshooting electrical components of our residential solar projects. In this role, you will report directly to a Crew Foreman within the Field Operations group.
Assist the Journeyman Electrician with installing electrical systems that interconnect our solar array to the grid power of our customer’s residential property
Perform work as instructed by the Journeyman Electrician and ensuring that it is of good workmanship and compliant with current NEC and local codes
Troubleshoot system problems and resolve electrical issues
Interface with Electrical Manager to ensure compliance with ratios and continuing education requirements
Work with the Crew to clean the work area and prevent leaving any trash or tools behind
Work with the Crew to ensure all required parts to complete that day’s work are stocked and available on the truck
Maintain high quality control on tools, vehicles and materials needed for job responsibilities
Maintain compliance to all PPE and safety regulations per OSHA and Vivint Solar standards
Perform other needed job tasks as requested by leadership
Valid and current Electrical Trainee License within the state
Experience with electrical installation, troubleshooting and repair
Understanding of wire and conduit sizing as well as how to make adjustments for environmental factors
Ability to perform basic electrical calculations
Ability to read and interpret one line drawings and electrical schematics
Knowledge of the 2011 NEC and the ability to navigate the guidelines
Ability to follow instructions and performance guidelines
Must be willing to work in high places (our installations are on rooftops)
Must have an active Electrical Trainee license within the state
Minimum of 1 year of electrical installation and repair experience
Minimum of 1 year of electrical apprenticeship experience
Working knowledge of the usage of a volt meter
Working knowledge and experience replacing residential electrical services and distribution panels
Employees of Vivint Solar must submit to a criminal history check, motor vehicles check, drug screening, and obtain clearance from the state based upon the state requirements.
Vivint Solar is a proud promoter of employment opportunities to our Military and Veterans. We, an equal opportunity employer, do not consider any protected traits (e.g. race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin, non-job-related disability, age, or any other protected trait) when hiring—under federal, state and local laws.
Job ID 2016-4690
Job Locations US-CA-Fresno
Office Name CA-03 Fresno Solar
Posted Date 12/1/2016