Tired of drilling studs and roping houses? The solar industry offers challenging and rewarding careers and we are seeking to add Residential and Commercial Electricians to our growing team. If the following qualities embody your ideal workplace, let’s talk!
Integrity in interactions with and commitments to customers and coworkers
Meticulous quality of work
A supportive, learning-oriented environment
Giving back to the community
Fast-paced growing industry
Ability to use your skills to make a difference
Friendly, fun work environment
Full benefits and flexible paid time off
The electrician will be responsible for the photovoltaic electrical system installation from beginning to end. In this position, the electrician will install all necessary parts and equipment using the industry's best practices and complete knowledge of the NEC codes and standards. They will ensure successful operation of the complete photovoltaic system, while proficiently communicating and updating project status with management. This is an outdoor position that may require work on elevated roofs, in harness, in inclement weather, throughout the year.
Job sites are in Whatcom, Skagit, King, Snohomish, and Island Counties. Home office in Bellingham.
Lead PV installation team
Provide technical expertise
Complete pre-installation jobsite review
Create job parts list
Communicate job status to management
Ensure successful operation of finished systems
Lead efforts for safe working practices for entire team
Journeyman Residential (02) or Commercial (01) Electrical License
Knowledge of NEC and City building codes
Must have strong written and verbal communication skills
Confident leader who has the ability to work independently
Disciplined, self-motivated working style
Team player who actively listens, learns, teaches, and communicates effectively
Experienced with general construction, power tools, and working on the roof
Desire to be on the cutting edge of the solar industry
Capable of lifting 50 lbs
Valid WA Driver’s License with clean driving record
Must provide references
NABCEP certification (desired)
OSHA 10 certified (desired)
About Western Solar
Western Solar is a locally owned and operated independent solar contractor in Bellingham, Washington and one of the top installers in the Pacific Northwest. We are a tight-knit team who strives to install quality solar PV systems at the highest level of workmanship. We believe in supporting each other and our community and aim to represent that in every facet of our company. We value integrity above all else.