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Electrician Trainee – Sunrun Solar Jobs Dublin

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Job Description:

The Electrical Trainee is a working field position that duels as an assistant and extra set of hands for the branch Foreman and/or Electricians. The Electrical Trainee’s main duties will be to provide assistance and technical electrical support to the Foreman and Electricians, and will also work as a team with the Lead and Installers to complete mechanical portions of residential solar installation projects.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the installation of electrical systems that interconnect the solar array to the grid power of our customer’s residential property
  • Assist in the troubleshooting of system problems and help resolve electrical issues
  • Assemble the racking and solar array when assigned
  • Trenching, concrete work and equipment assembly
  • Project clean up including client site and installation vehicle
  • Ensure attention to detail with an emphasis on safety, quality, customer service, and productivity
  • Demonstrate knowledge of OSHA standards related to photovoltaic installations and enforce safety practices and standards
  • Develop a positive working dynamic within installation crew and branch co-workers

Job Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years of electrical installation and repair experience
  • Knowledge of the NEC and applicable codes and standards
  • Ability to perform all installation duties of the Installer and Lead Installer
  • Professional appearance and customer interaction
  • Have a strong work ethic, high level of craftsmanship/workmanship with strong attention to detail
  • Basic computer knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Possess strong mechanical/construction skills
  • Have excellent verbal communication and documentation skills
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Maintain a valid Driver’s License
  • 5% travel is required

Physical Demands

  • Ability to transport materials and equipment to complete assigned job tasks (up to 50 pounds frequently and up to 100 pounds with assistance)
  • Ability to work safely in a branch/warehouse/rooftop environment
  • Ability to operate office equipment including computers and determine accuracy of work
  • Ability to interact with co-workers and participate in meetings
  • Ability to work on rooftops with various angles and surfaces
  • Ability to work in outdoor weather conditions

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