Solar Installation Technician

Organization
Blue Horizon Energy
Organization Summary

Blue Horizon Energy is an award-winning, full-service solar developer with over a decade of experience. We have delivered hundreds of turn-key projects to industrial, commercial, and agri-business customers looking to achieve energy independence by generating clean, sustainable, cost-effective power. Our projects are all built by our in-house team of dedicated tradesmen, and we believe strongly that our business succeeds best when our team is engaged and motivated. We look forward to working with you.

Posting Date
Closing Date
Location in MN
Metro
Southeast
Southwest
Job type
full-time
Salary

Compensation

We believe investing in our team produces the best results, including:

  • Competitive pay.
  • Overtime opportunities.
  • Company-paid employee health insurance.
  • 401(k) with contribution match by company.
  • Continuing Education Reimbursement and Paid Training.
  • Opportunities for advancement within a rapidly growing business and industry.
Primary Duties

Job Summary

The Solar Installer / Technician role is on our field operations team and is responsible for building our customers’ projects, including principal construction, closeout, commissioning, and ongoing maintenance. Individuals in this role will be responsible for completing on-time, safe, and quality work. This role is focused on projects in the State of Minnesota.

Day-to-day activities of this role may include, but are not limited to:

  • Installing solar components and equipment on customer project sites across the State of Minnesota and the Minneapolis-St. Paul Metropolitan Area.
  • Performing routine maintenance on solar equipment and related components, including low-power hydraulic motors and pumps as well as electronic actuators.
  • Conducting pre-construction site surveys and post-construction quality control assessments on project sites.
  • Regular communication with the operations leadership team to ensure project plans are up-to-date and customer expectations are well managed.

Travel throughout the State of Minnesota will be required during the ordinary work day, with limited overnight travel depending upon project schedules (generally no more than 20% of the time).  A Per Diem is provided during overnight travel.

Experience

Expectations

The ideal candidate will bring the following skills and attributes to the table:

  • Electrical and/or construction skill and experience.
  • Basic mechanical skill and competency.
  • Ability to work effectively with limited supervision.
  • Detail-oriented.
  • Ability to meet deadlines with accountability.
  • Familiar with medium duty equipment operation (helpful but not required).

Prior Experience

The ideal candidate will bring the following background to the table:

  • Drivers’ License (required).
  • Electrical construction experience (preferred).
  • Solar Energy or Energy Storage experience (preferred).
How to Apply

If you are interested in working with us apply on our website at www.bluehorizonenergy.com.  We look forward to hearing from you!

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