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Supv, Field Services

Company: SunPower Corp.
Location: Berkeley
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Do you want to change the world? We do, too.

Solar penetration is less than 1%, but just one hour of sunlight, if harnessed, could power the entire world for a year. We have the opportunity to change the way energy is produced, distributed and consumed, and we're looking for talented, committed people to help us drive our growth and achieve our goals.

SunPower is a solar energy solutions company with a rich heritage of pioneering the best solar technologies in the world. Our solutions are unrivaled in terms of long-term reliability, efficiency, and performance. SunPower offers the only solar + storage solution designed and warranted by one company that gives customers control over electricity consumption. Through design, installation, maintenance, and monitoring, SunPower provides its world-class solar solutions to residential and commercial customers across the U.S.

SunPower is changing the way our world is powered every day with a brilliant, passionate, and driven team of more than 2,500 in North America and the Philippines. In an industry that is reshaping the world's energy future, there's no better place to be than SunPower.

We believe that our employees create our brand - with each project, each communication, each task completed and each interaction. SunPower welcomes the forward thinkers, the future savers of the world, the freedom chasers and all those demanding better, cleaner energy.

Summary of Role:

This position is responsible for managing multiple residential installation crews, reports to an operations manager, and works in conjunction with a project manager. This position works with the Crew Lead, allocating resources as needed and ensuring project schedules are met.This role is responsible for creating and maintaining a safety-first culture and enforcing this down the chain of command. You may be asked to manage projects and interface with homeowners. This job requires a customer first oriented attitude and problem-solving ability, skills in Microsoft Suite and our internal CRM, and management/execution of the entire installationprocess.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

Jobsite project and crew managementReview/approve timecards Assist in scheduling for Installation CrewsJob scouts and creates special order listsAssists in managing and controlling inventory and consumable use and spendSupervises the lead installation techsDrive Installation best practicesDrive safety and quality initiativesPerform Quality and Safety site audits as necessaryOversee installation quality controlSchedule and host inspections as neededMultitask and track a project queue of up to 20 projects at a time

Minimum Qualifications:

High School diploma OR equivalent combination of education and years of related experienceMinimum 5 years of solar installation experience Electrical Journeyman's LicenseHold a valid Driver's LicenseOSHA 10 CertificationStrong understanding of NEC codes, especially with residential PV installationsProficient in the installation of grid-tied and micro inverter applicationsStrong computer skills

Preferred Qualifications:

OSHA 30 preferredNABCEP certificationBachelor's Degree

Physical Demands and Working Conditions:

Ability to traverse/maneuver job sites and survey/assess all aspects of the construction process for extended periods of timeAbility to climb a ladder onto a roof/walk across a roof/install equipment to roof safelyRegularly works in outdoor conditions: inclement weather, heat and humidity, cold and freezing temperatures, and exposure to poisonous plants, insects, and allergensMay be exposed to energized electrical equipment and will be required to take appropriate precautionsThe employee may routinely handle typical work equipment/materials and be required to lift, move and install materials up to 50+ poundsFrequent and repeated lifting from ground to various heights up to 50 pounds individually, and team lifting heavier itemsNoise level in the work environment is moderate but could be louder depending on location of install or demoAbility to use/learn standard construction equipment/technology with proficiencyTypical work hours are M-F in 8-hour shifts, potential weekendsMust hold a valid driver's license and own a registered insured personal vehicle to travel between job sites - no use of motorcycles or scooters during business hoursAbility to travel between warehouse and job sitesVisual acuity to drive motor vehicles/mobile equipment/read printed and electronic documentsHearing capacity to receive, perceive, and react to common driving and construction environment noisesAbility to communicate verbally with management, co-workers, and the public in one on one and group settings

Note: This job description does not contain a comprehensive listing of activities required of the employee for this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

Must pass a pre-employment criminal background check, a 7-year driving history report, and a drug screen.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The Company is an equal employment opportunity employer and makes employment decisions, including but not limited to, hiring, firing, promotion, demotion, training, and/or compensation, on the basis of merit. Employment decisions are based on an individual's qualifications as they relate to the job under consideration. The Company's policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on sex (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions, the actual sex of the individual, or the gender identity or gender expression), race, color, religion, including religious dress practices and religious grooming practices, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, familial status, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, protected veteran or military status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws, ordinances, or regulations. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company, including supervisors and co-workers.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

SunPower Supports EEO

Accommodation for Applicants to SunPower Corporation

SunPower Corporation is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job application procedures. If you have any difficulty using our online system and you need a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, you may use the following alternative email address to contact us about your interest in employment at SunPower Corporation: Please indicate in the subject that line of your email that you are requesting accommodation. Only candidates being considered for a position who require an accommodation will receive a follow-up response.


Availability of Affirmative Action Plan for Review

SunPower is a federal government contractor. As a part of the Company's obligations under law, it must develop a written Affirmative Action Program (AAP) for the Disabled, Recently Separated Veterans, Armed Forces Service Medal Veterans, Disabled Veterans and Active Duty Wartime Or Campaign Badge Veterans and for Women and Minorities as specified by law. Non-confidential and non-proprietary aspects of the AAP are available for inspection by applicants and employees, consistent with applicable law, which will be made available during office hours by contacting the EEO Officer.

SunPower Values

* Put Customers First
* Win Together
* Lead Decisively
* Innovate Relentlessly
* Do the Right Thing

Keywords: SunPower Corp., Berkeley , Supv, Field Services, Other , Berkeley, California

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