Lead Solar Photovoltaic Installer


HelioPower Inc. is currently looking for Lead Installers for Southern California and Northern California Operations. The Lead PV Installer will be responsible for directly overseeing photovoltaic system installation from beginning to end.  In this position, the Lead PV Installer will: coordinate with customers, supervise on site crew members, install all photovoltaic system components and electrical equipment, fill out all system documentation, and ensure successful operation of complete photovoltaic system, while proficiently communicating and updating project status with operations management staff.


  • Organize, lead, and train crews to complete projects within established policies and procedures
  • Complete projects within strict timeframes and allowed budgets
  • Maintain high levels of quality assurance and quality control with an emphasis on crew safety
  • Assemble the solar array racking, properly seal all roof penetrations, and install all relative equipment
  • Competently delegate work amongst crew and resolve potential crew issues
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot system malfunctions and operational issues
  • Communicate with customers in a professional, considerate, and respectful manner, answering all questions and complaints to the best of your ability


  • More than a year of previous solar installation experienced required (applicants with no solar and or no extensive electrical experience will not be accepted and or reviewed)
  • NABCEP Certification Preferred
  • Must have electrical and or roofing experience
  • Experience complying with OHSA safety requirements and regulations
  • Must have full range or mobility in upper and lower body; ability to work in various positions and environments
  • Ability to lift, pull and push materials and equipment weighing approximately 50 pounds on a frequent basis
  • Professional appearance and excellent customer service
  • Great attention to detail
  • Good Attendance
  • Valid Driver’s License with a clean driving record


  • Paid Time Off
  • Medical and Dental Insurance
  • 401 K Matching

Reports to: Residential Construction Manager (RCM)

Send resume and cover letter to:   [email protected]