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Solar Installation Technician

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Solar Installation Technician
Southern Energy Management

Raleigh, NC 
Opportunity to work with a mission-driven certified B Corp
$16.00-$18.00/hour, based on experience
Outstanding benefits package (health insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, life insurance, vision, dental, 401(k), paid time off, holiday pay,  and more)
Opportunity to bring your passion for sustainability and clean energy to work

Do you seek to “be the change” by playing an important part in something bigger than yourself?

Are you optimistic, energetic and committed to doing your best work every day?

Do you believe that sustainable energy is a necessary part of our future and are excited by the prospect of being part of a team dedicated to making that a reality? If so, we want to hear from you!


Southern Energy Management (SEM), a North & South Carolina leader in residential solar installations, is currently seeking a full-time Solar Installation Technician.

The Solar Installation Technician position will consist of minimum, 40 hour work weeks. This job will be based out of our Raleigh, NC office with around 25% of time being spent out of town working remotely in both NC and SC. Candidates should expect to be out of town at least 1 week out of the month.


Solar Installation Technician Duties:

A solar installation technician will assist and participate in the physical installation of residential solar roof and ground mounted arrays. Tasks include but are not limited to:

  • Carry modules up a ladder

  • Setting up/installing racking system on roof

  • Setting modules to racking

  • Running conduit in attics and crawlspaces

  • Pulling wire in conduit

OSHA 10 certification (preferred before hire but required before starting)
General construction knowledge and/or experience along with the ability to use hand tools (drills, saws, drivers).
Ability to work at high heights with the use of a safety harness, outdoors, in attics and crawlspaces in extreme conditions.
Ability to work outside in all weather conditions that NC has to offer
Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds up and down a ladder
Excellent communication and team working skills
A four year degree in a relevant electrical/renewable energy field is preferred, but not required.
High school diploma is required.
Purchase a set of their own personal tools for work – list provided by SEM. 
$16-$18 p/hr, based on experience
Job Type
Full Time Entry Level
Raleigh, North Carolina United States
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Desired Start Date
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How to Apply

Our online application will give you the option to apply to this role as a complete person - not just a resume. After submitting, you'll receive an email inviting you to log in and view assessment results. SEM values diversity and inclusion and encourages all qualified people to apply. Women, BIPOC, and LGBTQIA+ are especially encouraged to apply for this position.

We will review resumes as they are received and look forward to hearing from you.