Multifamily Lead Installer

Pay$24.65 - $32.87 / hour
Employment typeFull-Time

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  • Job Description

      Req#: R27382

      Everything we do at Sunrun is driven by a determination to transform the way we power our lives. We know that starts at the individual employee level. We strive to foster an environment you can thrive in through our commitment to diversity, inclusion and belonging.

      The Lead Installer position is a contributing member of a solar installation construction crew. The Lead Installer is responsible to work as a team with the Foreman and Installers to complete residential solar installation projects. This position will have the additional responsibility of guiding and coordinating fellow installers on a daily basis.


      • Review inventory to ensure assigned crew truck is stocked adequately

      • Layout and assemble solar modules, mechanical and structural mounts, and tools in preparation of installation

      • Apply weather sealing to roofing structure, building or support mechanisms

      • Assemble the racking, solar modules, panels or support structures as specified in project plan

      • Ensure a clean and orderly job site

      • Perform project clean up including client site and installation vehicle

      • Ensure personal, crew and job site safety at all times

      • Participate in mandatory training sessions on new products, installation methodology and safety

      • Lead crew through safe, effective and efficient installations

      • Provide leadership, technical expertise and support to fellow crew members

      • When assigned assist with solar battery installations

      • 100% travel required


      • High school diploma or equivalent

      • Previous solar installation experience required. Applicants with equivalent construction or military experience may be considered

      • Must maintain a clean driving record with the ability to pass a driving background check. Must be 21 years of age and possess a valid driver’s license

      • Certified to use equipment i.e. forklift, scissor lift, snorkel lift, skid steer etc

      • Osha 10 or Osha 30

      • Safety: Adheres to company safety policies and procedures including ability to identify and report safety hazards, and the ability to encourage others to work safely

      • Customer Service: Ability to establish rapport, build relationships and loyalty with external and internal customers and coworkers, and remains tactful when communicating

      • Results Driven: Proven ability to meet deadlines and key metrics

      • Works independently, as a team player, and drives results in a fast paced, team based environment

      • Must be willing to assist teammates and build strong relationships to achieve company and department goals

      • Problem Solving: Solid logical decision making and troubleshooting skills with the ability to problem solve in a timely and effective manner

      • Exercises good judgment

      • Takes ownership of issues or questions and will escalate problems to the appropriate persons and follow up accordingly with the customer

      • Knows when to involve supervisors

      • 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 on rooftops with various angles and surfaces which requires frequent bending, twisting, squatting, climbing, kneeling, crawling, turning, standing, and balance

      • Ability to work in confined spaces such as attics, basements, and crawl spaces which requires kneeling and crouching

      • Ability to work in outdoor weather conditions including but not limited to: excessive noise, extreme heat, extreme cold, wet environment, and humidity

      • Ability to frequently utilize hand functions requiring fine motor skills including but not limited to: fine manipulation, grasping, and pinching

      • Ability to work within the safe range of equipment such as ladders, fall protection harnesses and other personal protective equipment

      • Ability to work and maintain balance on roofs and other areas of height

      • Ability to work in the sun and possibly low light conditions

      • Ability to walk on rafters, roof tiles, and roof shingles without damage

      • Ability to distinguish colors such as red, black, yellow, white, green

      • Ability to hear verbal commands and warnings

      • Ability to work with chemicals using appropriate protections


      Reva Tambo (

      Please note that the compensation information that follows is a good faith estimate for this position only and is provided pursuant to acts, such as The Equal Pay Transparency Act. It assumes that the successful candidate will be located in markets within the United States that warrant the compensation listed. Candidates in locations outside this local area may have a different starting salary range for this opportunity which may be higher or lower. Please speak with your recruiter to learn more.

      Starting salary/wage for this opportunity:

      $24.65 to $32.87

      Other rewards may include annual bonus eligibility, which is based on company and individual performance, short and long term incentives, and program-specific awards. Sunrun provides a variety of benefits to employees, including health insurance coverage, an employee wellness program, life and disability insurance, a retirement savings plan, paid holidays and paid time off (PTO). A candidate’s salary history will not be used in compensation decisions.

      This description sets forth the general nature and level of the qualifications and duties required of employees in this job classification, as well as some of the essential functions of this role. It is not designed to be a comprehensive inventory of all essential duties and qualifications. If you have a disability or special need that may require reasonable accommodation in order to participate in the hiring process or to perform this role if you are offered employment, please let us know by contacting us at .

  • About the company

      Sunrun is the leading home solar panel and battery storage company. Go solar for little to $0 down, lock in low energy rates. Get a quote today.