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Roost Solar provides renewable energy systems in the form of solar panel installations. We are based in Vernon, BC and serve clients across the Thompson-Okanagan. Roost Solar is a proud member of the Canadian Solar Industry Association (CanSia) and is 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:

Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Electrical Technician

Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Electrical Technician

Roost Solar is based in Vernon, BC. We specialize in residential, agricultural, and commercial solar PV installations and serve clients across the Thompson-Okanagan, including Vernon, Salmon Arm, Kamloops, Kelowna, and surrounding areas. We are growing and are looking for an electrical technician to install, test, and maintain our solar PV arrays.

About you

  • You have a strong interest in renewable energy technologies
  • You are a team player interested in pitching in on all aspects of our business
  • You are looking for a fulfilling career with opportunities to grow
  • You take satisfaction in providing excellent customer service and quality of work

About us

  • We are a team of highly skilled and dedicated individuals
  • We pride ourselves on recruiting and retaining highly qualified staff
  • We provide training opportunities that help our staff and our whole team grow as professionals
  • We pride ourselves on designing, installing and monitoring top-of-the-line solar PV arrays

About the posting

  • Schedule: 40 hour compressed work week (Monday-Thursday)
  • Employment Term: mid-March to December, with potential for extension into year-round work
  • Compensation: Commensurate with experience and skills, $20-$30 per hour. Benefits Plan.
  • Location: Vernon, BC with occasional overnight travel to surrounding communities.

Duties

Under the supervision of the lead designer and/or lead electrician, install, test, and maintain our ground-mounted, roof-mounted and pole-mounted solar PV arrays, including:

  • Assisting in PV system electrical design and installing wiring
  • Installing racking, solar inverters and solar panels
  • Commissioning solar PV arrays upon completion of installation
  • Tracking and assisting in ordering inventory

Your Qualifications

  • BC or Interprovincial Journeyman Electrician Ticket preferred
  • Previous experience with solar panel installation is an asset
  • Highly motivated self-starter
  • Comfortable working at heights
  • Have or be willing to obtain proper certifications including Fall Safety Protection and First Aid
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Ability to travel to project sites in the Thompson-Okanagan
  • Roofing, general construction or carpentry experience is an asset

To apply

Please provide the following by no later than 5 pm on Friday February 26.

  • A Cover Letter that provides an overview of your interest in the position, your skills, and relevant experience
  • A resume that details your work / training history and qualifications

For further information or to submit a resume, please contact HR@roostsolar.com

Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Installer

Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Installer

Roost Solar is based in Vernon, BC. We specialize in residential, agricultural, and commercial solar PV installations and serve clients across the Thompson-Okanagan, including Vernon, Salmon Arm, Kamloops, Kelowna, and surrounding areas. We are growing and are looking for an installer to join our team.

About you

- You have a strong interest in renewable energy technologies
- You are a team player interested in pitching in on all aspects of our business
- You are looking for a fulfilling career with opportunities to grow
- You take satisfaction in providing excellent customer service and quality of work

About us

- We are a team of highly skilled and dedicated individuals
- We pride ourselves on recruiting and retaining highly qualified staff
- We provide training opportunities that help our staff and our whole team grow as professionals
- We pride ourselves on designing, installing and monitoring top-of-the-line solar PV arrays

About the posting

- Schedule: 40 hour compressed work week (Monday-Thursday)
- Employment Term: mid-March to December, with potential for extension into year-round work
- Compensation: Commensurate with experience and skills, $20-$25 per hour. Benefits Plan.
- Location: Vernon, BC with occasional overnight travel to surrounding communities.

Duties

Under the supervision of the lead designer and/or lead electrician, help install our ground-mounted,
roof-mounted and pole-mounted solar PV arrays, including:
- Installing racking, solar inverters and solar panels
- Tracking and assisting in ordering inventory

Your Qualifications

- Roofing, general construction or carpentry experience
- Previous experience with solar panel installation or knowledge of PV technology is an asset
- Highly motivated self-starter
- Comfortable working at heights
- Have or be willing to obtain proper certifications including Fall Safety Protection and First Aid
- Ability to lift up to 50lbs
- Valid driver’s license
- Ability to travel to project sites in the Thompson-Okanagan

To apply

Please provide the following by no later than 5 pm on Friday February 26.
- A Cover Letter that provides an overview of your interest in the position, your skills, and relevant
experience
- A resume that details your work / training history and qualifications
For further information or to submit a resume, please contact HR@roostsolar.com

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