Solar PV Crew Chief

Solar Foreman


Supervise teams of basic PV (photovoltaic) installers at a worksite and may oversee a variety of craft workers. Coordinate work, ensure schedules are followed, provide leadership to crews. Ensure safety, operations and installation specifications, and procedures are followed. Provide quality control for tasks and project. Serve as onsite supervisor to lead small teams to complete solar projects. Establish order of work, assist crew with lay-out of materials and tools, track progress, and review work and documentation. Complete required documentation and reporting. Support project manager and site supervisor. If needed, perform trade work in area of qualification. May participate in hiring, training, reviewing performance of crew members.

Position Requirements


Quality Assurance, Safety, Fundamentals of solar photovoltaic (pv), Basic practices and procedures in pv installation, Basic construction skills, mechanical and electrical, Supervising various crafts, Reading blueprints, Math and computer experience, Proficient in at least one craft area


HS Diploma or equivalent. Training in photovoltaic systems preferred. Technical or associate's degree preferred.


3-5 year's experience. Ideally proficient in at least one construction craft area

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