We looking to expand our electrical team with a Solar Installer/Electrical Trainee who is interested in working on a variety of electrical projects. You’ll work on beautiful islands, occasionally see orca whales and bald eagles, and your commute will likely involve a ferry (but not gridlock on an interstate).
Rainshadow Solar has been installing solar and other renewable energy systems since 1989. Operating from Orcas Island in the beautiful San Juan Islands, we specialize in design and installation of solar energy systems, battery storage, and electric vehicle charging systems. We provide solutions for both grid-tied and off-grid applications.
We are a locally-owned business working to bring renewable energy solutions to our community in the San Juan Islands and beyond. We are looking for someone who takes pride in their work, believes in making the world a better place, and would be a valuable team member for our top-notch crew.
Please do NOT apply if you are NOT:
Comfortable with heights, working on roof tops, and tight spaces.
Willing to work in the great outdoors.
Able to lift 50 lbs.
Able to email a resume and personalized cover letter.
Interested in developing skills in the electrical and renewable energy trades.
Key responsibilities for this position include:
Working under the supervision of our Journeyman-level electricians on various electrical tasks.
Installing solar photovoltaic modules on rooftops and on ground mounts.
Prioritizing safety for yourself, your work colleagues, and our clients.
Working in a variety of environments, including outside on roof tops, on tall ladders, and inside tight spaces like crawlspaces and attics.
Occasional outer island travel.
Maintaining a professional appearance and attitude at all times.
General knowledge of electrical, building, and roofing systems.
Must have current driver’s license.
Must have own hand tools and an operating vehicle.
We offer a competitive compensation package, with salary dependent on experience. Health and dental insurance, paid time off (sick/vacation/holiday), tool allowance, and other company benefits available after 90 days. And we work in the most beautiful place in Washington.
Please e-mail your RESUME and COVER LETTER to info at rainshadowsolar dot com and one of us will get back to you. Applicants without both of these requirements will not be considered.
Please NO PHONE CALLS.
Rainshadow Solar is committed to building a culturally diverse workplace and strongly encourages applications from military veterans, female, and minority candidates.