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Roost Solar provides friendly renewable energy systems in the form of solar panel installations to both residential and commercial customers. Based in Vernon, BC Roost Solar services clients across the Okanagan region. Roost Solar is a proud member of the Canadian Solar Industry Association (CanSia) and a North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) Associate in good standing.

Roost Solar is growing and we are always looking for people with strong interest in solar power to join our team. Below are our current open career postings:

Summer Student

Solar Sales & Installation

Title: Solar Panel Installer (Summer Student)

Duration:  37.5 hours per week; 12 weeks (May-August)

Hourly wage rate: Commensurate with related experience/skills- $15-$17 per hour

Location: Vernon, BC

Duties:

  1. Installing racking, solar inverters and solar photovoltaic (PV) panels on roofs, ground and top of poles.
  2. Prepare applications and permits for solar PV systems,
  3. Assist with providing estimates on solar PV installs,
  4. Research clients and input data into customer relationships management system,
  5. Assist in presentations regarding solar energy to the public.
  6. Supervision and mentoring provided by owner/operator. Employer will provide on-site fall protection equipment and training.

Qualification requirements:

  1. Roofing, general construction or carpentry experience preferred
  2. Previous experience with solar panel installation would be an asset
  3. Strong mechanical ability
  4. Passionate about quality workmanship
  5. Knowledge of PV technology and installation would be an asset
  6. Highly motivated, self-starter, ensuring all projects are completed in an efficient and timely manner.
  7. Ability to communicate effectively to team members and customers
  8. Comfortable working on residential and commercial roofs
  9. Ability to lift up to 50lbs
  10. Valid driver’s licence
  11. Ability to travel to various project sites in the Central and North Okanagan region

For questions regarding the position or to submit a resume, please send to HR@roostsolar.com

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