Solar Installer Resume Samples

It is the duty of a Solar Installer to assemble, install and maintain the solar panel systems typically on rooftops or other structures. While the specific duty varies from project to project, there are certain core common tasks that are mentioned on the Solar Installer Resume and such are – determining the needs of the clients, planning PV system configuration based on the expectation of the clients; performing site analysis to identify the exact location to place the solar panel, connecting PV panels to the power grid; installing solar modules and panels in accordance with the building codes and standards; performing routine PV system maintenance and activating the PV system to verify operation and performance.

Those interested in working as Solar Installer must depict the following skills on their resumes – familiarity working with complex electrical and mechanical equipment, physical stamina to lift and move heavy items; and manual dexterity. Most of these installers earn a course certificate from the trade college.

Solar Installer Resume

Objective : Skilled in cultivating positive relationships with clients and colleagues, particularly adept at communicating with clarity and diplomacy to individuals from diverse cultural and organizational backgrounds.

Skills : Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe After Effects, Final Cut Pro.

Description :

    1. Install Solar Panels, apply operation or identification tags or labels to system components, as required.
    2. Perform routine maintenance or repairs to restore solar thermal systems to baseline operating conditions.
    3. Identify plumbing, electrical, environmental, or safety hazards associated with solar thermal installations.
    4. Install copper or plastic plumbing using pipes, fittings, pipe cutters, acetylene torches, solder, wire brushes, sand cloths, flux, plastic pipe cleaners, or plastic glue.
    5. Install heat exchangers and heat exchanger fluids according to installation manuals and schematics.
    6. Determine locations for installing solar subsystem components, including piping, water heaters, valves, and ancillary equipment.
    7. Install plumbing, such as dip tubes, port fittings, drain tank valves, pressure temperature relief valves, or tanks, according to manufacturer specifications and building codes.
    8. Install solar collector mounting devices on tile, asphalt, shingle, or built-up gravel roofs, using appropriate materials and penetration methods.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma


Solar Installer I Resume

Summary : A skilled communicator; able to maintain cultural sensitivity, establish rapport with members of diverse groups, and promote team cohesiveness. An effective leader, skilled in enlisting the support of all team members in aligning with project and organizational goals.

Skills : Microsoft Office, CAD, Google Sketch, Organizational, Leadership Skills.

Description :

    1. Assemble solar modules, panels, or support structures, as specified.
    2. Install active solar systems, including solar collectors, concentrators, pumps, or fans.
    3. Install photovoltaic (PV) systems in accordance with codes and standards using drawings, schematics, and instructions.
    4. Perform routine photovoltaic (PV) system maintenance on modules, arrays, batteries, power conditioning equipment, safety systems, or balance of systems equipment.
    5. Activate photovoltaic (PV) systems to verify system functionality and conformity to performance expectations.
    6. Apply weather sealing to array, building, or support mechanisms.
    7. Check electrical installation for proper wiring, polarity, grounding, or integrity of terminations.
    8. Determine appropriate sizes, ratings, and locations for all system overcurrent devices, disconnect devices, grounding equipment, and surge suppression equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
HS


Solar Installer-Apprentice Electrician Resume

Objective : An experienced professional is now seeking to acquire and maintain a career that takes advantage of inherent charisma and work ethic in such a way that both flourish naturally.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Autocad, Revit, Solar Pathfinder.

Description :

    1. Measuring, cutting, assembling, and bolting structural framing and solar modules.
    2. Completing labor-intensive work in extreme weather conditions (hot/cold/wet) along rooftops.
    3. Performing minor electrical work along with routine maintenance on modules, arrays, batteries, fuses, power conditioning equipment, structural systems, etc.
    4. Activate photovoltaic systems to verify systems functionality and conformity to performance expectations.
    5. Check electrical installation for proper wiring, polarity, grounding or integrity of terminations.
    6. Determine photovoltaic system designs or configurations based on factors such as customer needs, expectations, and site conditions.
    7. Identify installation locations with proper orientation, area, and solar access.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS

Solar Installer I Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Solar Installer with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment in which your company prides itself.

Skills : Logistics, Cabinetry Fabricating, Painting, Staining.

Description :

    1. Constructs and assembles solar panels and supporting structures.
    2. Testing of systems to verify system functionality and conformity to performance expectations.
    3. Apply weather sealing to array, building, or support structures.
    4. Check electrical installation for proper wiring, polarity, grounding, and integrity.
    5. Determine and read diagram layouts and blueprints for proper setup of arrays and equipment.
    6. Identify installation locations with proper orientation, area, solar access, or structural integrity for equipment.
    7. Determine photovoltaic system designs or configurations based on factors such as customer needs, expectations, and site conditions.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
AS

Solar Installer-Part Time Resume

Objective : Seeking to obtain a full time position within a company that will challenge and provide with new growth opportunities. Repair and replace plumbing fixtures, drywall repair, and ceramic tile installation. Extensive experience with the use of multiple power tools including various types of saws.

Skills : Communication, Telecommunications, MS Office, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Includes measuring, cutting, assembling, and bolting structural framing and solar modules.
    2. Performed minor electrical work such as current checks, and assemble solar modules, panels, and support structures.
    3. Installed active solar systems, including solar collectors, concentrators, pumps, or fans.
    4. Install photovoltaic (PV) systems in accordance with codes and standards using drawings, schematics, and instructions.
    5. Performed routine photovoltaic (PV) system maintenance on modules, arrays, batteries, power conditioning equipment, safety systems, and balance of systems equipment.
    6. Checked electrical installation for proper wiring, polarity, grounding, or integrity of terminations.
    7. Installation of the system also involved the use of hand tools, equipment, blueprints, painting, landscaping, electrical multimeter.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Solar Installer II Resume

Summary : Accomplished and energetic solar/electrical lead with a solid history of achievement in solar. Motivated leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Solar Installer, Electrical Work, Operating Machines, and Pipe Bending.

Description :

    1. Installed and leveled a variety of solar panel frames and supports.
    2. Used tape measure, chalk, and camera to design roof layout for solar install in accordance with local codes and ordinances.
    3. Redesigned and edited engineered roof layout schematics for solar installs based on last-minute changes, new circumstances, and customer requests.
    4. Trained new employees on proper safety equipment use/procedures, install techniques, and company policies.
    5. Maintained and organized inventories tools and consumables in the warehouse.
    6. Prepared and tailored parts lists and inventory for installer teams to accommodate efficient daily routines.
    7. Energy and utilities grid-tied roof and ground mounting solar panels installation, residential and commercial.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
B.Tech

Lead Solar Installer Resume

Objective : Available to discuss a challenging and responsible position where experience and skills can be fully utilized to our mutual benefit. Look forward to working with a company that promotes quality products and services, and provides with the opportunity to meet and exceed assigned goals.

Skills : General Contractor, Management, Heavy Equipment Operator: Front End Loader, Bob-Cat, Tiger Cat, Forklift, Dump Truck, (OFF-ROAD) Crane, Tractor-Trailer (LOT).

Description :

    1. Install residential solar panels on the roof of homes.
    2. Anchor down solar supports with lag bolts and make weather-tight connections.
    3. Read blueprints to determine the proper location for supports/modules.
    4. Firmly strap down all electrical lines with zip ties, straps, and clamps.
    5. Assist journeymen with electrical components (Conduit, channels, struts, fasteners, connections, breaker panels, pulling wire).
    6. Follow all OSCA regulations for working at heights, working in extreme elements.
    7. Conduct daily inventory on tools, modules, crew, water/supplies, and lock up and secure all tools after use.
    8. Performed electrical apprentice working on hybrid wind turbines installation, with customers participating in the rebate incentive program.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Solar Installer III Resume

Summary : Seeking to obtain a position where strong work ethic and attention to detail can be a valuable asset to the company. Solar Installer motivated to learn new trades and skills. Interested in growing in a career and fostering leadership capabilities.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Pallet Jack, Scissor Lift.

Description :

    1. Developed and executed layout and installation of electrical wiring and fixtures based on job terms and city regulations.
    2. Accurately read, understood, and carried out written instructions.
    3. Utilized a wide variety of hand and power tools including hoists, drills, precision measuring instruments and electronic testing devices.
    4. Communicated operational issues and changes to supervisor on a regular basis.
    5. Dug trenches, backfilled holes and compacted earth to prepare for new construction.
    6. Providing team support to arrange and layout equipment, pulling wire, and connecting modules.
    7. Mixed porridge of catch basins and poured and sawed off concrete and asphalt.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Certification

Solar Installer- Temp Resume

Objective : An experienced Solar Installer is now seeking a position in an environment that will challenge further; while allowing to contribute to the growth and success of this organization.

Skills : Certified In Hytorque/Tensioning, Tractel, Hydrotek, Confined Space, Osha-10, 8 Hour Hazwoper, First-Aid, CPR, Arc Flash, Blood-Borne Pathogens, Forklift.

Description :

    1. Set up a safety zone, first man up to secure anchors on the roof.
    2. Chalk out where panels would go to make sure panels would fit with no obstacles in the way.
    3. Mark out any fire zones if any were required, and take pictures of preflash, anchors, wire management, grounding rails, rail mounts, etc.
    4. Very hard worker to get a job finished in a professional and timely manner.
    5. Trained fellow employees starting off on the roof answering any questions they had.
    6. Installed solar panels for commercial and residential properties on various platforms and land types.
    7. Wired all systems and performed quality and safety checks for customer prior to customer use.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certification

Associate Solar Installer Resume

Objective : Seeking a fulltime position with a company with whom one is able to utilize the multiple sets of skills, with the opportunities to move forward within the business, while also doing part to better the company.

Skills : Customer Service, Analytical Thinking, Fast Learner, Computer Proficient, Cisco Phone System.

Description :

    1. Trained all solar installers on all aspects of the job including safety requirements.
    2. Installed, maintained, and repaired the racking, panels, and standoffs for photovoltaic solar systems.
    3. Installed, maintained, and repaired the mechanical/structural mounting of racking, modules and electrical equipment.
    4. Configured strings for solar arrays and run electrical DC wires to the inverter.
    5. Organized and maintained system components in warehouse, company trucks and at job sites.
    6. Pulling inventory for each installation job in the warehouse atmosphere with forklifts constantly operating in the vicinity.
    7. Communicated with clients during the installation process to facilitate installation completion.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Solar Installer Resume

Summary : Supervisory professional, experienced working in a fast-paced environment, demanding strong organizational, technical and interpersonal skills. Confident and poised interaction with individuals, detail-oriented and resourceful in completing projects.

Skills : Computer Networking, Electrical Wiring And Wire Pulling/Fishing, Proficient With Hand And Power Tools, Solar Panel/System Installation, Excellent Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Installation of Solar power systems at residendial and commercial locations.
    2. Many phases of general construction for the ground and roof preparations needed in order to install PV panels.
    3. Assembled and constructed on S-5 racking system on standing seam metal roofs
    4. Leveled modules with roof and assembled modules with mid and end-clamps.
    5. Implement a tracking system to keep statistics on materials, labor and installation time with results uploaded to Salesforce.
    6. Wired all systems and performed quality and safety checks for the customer prior to customer use.
    7. Informed customers of the benefits of solar energy and secured bids for solar panel installation.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
CS