Posted: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 4:52 PM
Job Title: Foreman Location: Dublin, CA Who We Are: If change means solving one of the biggest challenges of our time by reinventing the way people power their homes, then we say bring it on. It doesn't hurt that we're reducing carbon emissions, adding new jobs to the economy, and having fun while doing it. In 2007, Sunrun co-Founders Ed Fenster and Lynn Jurich set out to make home solar mainstream. Upfront cost was a huge barrier to home solar adoption, so they invented the model now known as "solar service." Sunrun allows homeowners to pay for solar power, not the panels. This means Sunrun owns, maintains, and monitors the system while homeowners pay for the electricity it produces. Each business day, we install $2 million worth of solar and facilitate one solar installation every 10 minutes. Our network of more than 30 leading solar installers employs more than 3,000 people. Summary: The Foreman will provide leadership and technical expertise for a solar installation crew. The Foreman is responsible for the Safety, Quality, Customer Service, and Productivity of each assigned solar installation project. The Foreman is a working field position that leads a team of 3 to 6 members to successfully complete residential and small commercial projects. Responsibilities: Responsible for the successful installation of residential solar projects Organize, lead, and train crew members to complete projects within established guidelines and timeframes Ensure attention to detail with an emphasis on safety, quality, customer service, and productivity Effectively manage all aspects of the construction workflow of the project to drive productivity Ensure that there is adequate materials and equipment to safely and efficiently complete projects Effectively maintain project documentation and photo requirements Demonstrate knowledge of OSHA standards related to photovoltaic installations and enforce safety practices and standards Check on progress of installers every hour throughout the installation to ensure the installation process; Follow Construction Job Flow Procedures Develop a positive working dynamic within installation crew and branch co-workers; Analyze and resolve worker problems and recommend solutions; Maintain consistent and appropriate interface with customer throughout construction phase Perform weekly vehicle inspection for proper tire pressures, oil level, working lights, etc. Obtain customer payments and deliver to management as required Ensure accuracy of your own and crew's time sheets Provide construct-ability feedback to management Maintain excellent lines of communication Perform service calls when necessary Requirements: Must have minimum of 2 years construction experience, including 1 year of solar installation experience, as well as leadership responsibilities; Knowledge of the NEC and applicable codes and standards. Carry and maintain up-to-date NEC code book; Ability to perform all installation duties of the Installer and Lead Installer Have CPR and First Aid Certifications up to date and keep maintained for purposes of continued employment (class costs are reimbursable by the company) Physically capable of performing work duties Professional appearance and customer interaction Have a strong work ethic, high level of craftsmanship/workmanship with strong attention to detail Basic computer knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word Possess strong mechanical/construction skills Have excellent verbal communication and documentation skills Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously Have good people skills, able to manage, motivate and discipline when necessary Experience with electrical work involving wiring up to 600 VDC and 480 VAC Maintain a valid Driver's License State electrical certification/license preferred. Physical Requirements Ability to transport materials and equipment to complete assigned job tasks (up to 50 pounds frequently and up to 100 pounds with assistance) Ability to work safely in a branch/warehouse/rooftop environment Ability to operate office equipment including computers and determine accuracy of work Ability to interact with co-workers and participate in meetings Ability to work on rooftops with various angles and surfaces Ability to work in outdoor weather conditions Sunrun and Sunrun Installation Services offer competitive salary and benefits Sunrun Inc. and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and make employment decisions on the basis of merit and business need. We hire without consideration to race, color, religion, citizenship, political activity or affiliation, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, sex or gender, or any other basis protected by law.
• Location: East Bay
• Post ID: 83345342 eastbay