Licensed Electrician (Portland)

TAKE YOUR CAREER TO A NEW LEVEL

How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in A&R Solar. To be considered for this position, please fill out the form below, and we will contact you if we want to learn more about you. Due to the number of applicants, we may not get back to everyone who applies. No phone calls.

NOTE: The successful candidate will get a $5,000 signing bonus (this position only).

Position Overview

We’re looking for someone with a Oregon General Journeyman or Limited Residential Electrical License. You will work out of our Portland office. Bonus points if you have a Washington electrical license as well.

JOB FUNCTIONS

  • DC/AC electrical runs, including work on roofs, tall ladders, and tight spaces
  • Mounting inverters and laying out other electrical components
  • Bending and routing conduit
  • Replacing service panels, adding subpanels, tying systems into the utility grid
  • Interpreting PV line drawings, product literature, and referencing the NEC
  • Communicating with utility companies, inspectors, and contractors
  • Representing A&R Solar in the field and being a point of contact for our customers
  • Maintaining a professional appearance and attitude at all times

APPLICANT REQUIREMENTS

  • Oregon General Journeyman or Limited Residential Electrical License
  • Current driver’s license
  • Comfortable with heights and working on roof tops
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Knowledge of commercial electrical, building, and roofing systems
  • Basic blueprint/schematic reading
  • Basic computer skills
  • NABCEP PV certification desired
  • OSHA 30 certification desired

COMPENSATION

  • $30-40/hr, depending on experience.
  • Medical/dental, 401k w/ employer match, annual education stipend, and a path to employee ownership
  • $5,000 signing bonus (this position only)

About A&R Solar

We specialize in turnkey residential and commercial solar photovoltaic (PV) systems with an unyielding commitment to quality, craftsmanship and customer service. Having been established in 2007 in Washington and 2016 in Oregon, we’ve come to be known as the one of the Northwest’s most reputable solar firms in the Cascadia region. With more NABCEP certifications than any other Northwest solar firm, continuous improvement to meet the standards of an evolving marketplace keeps A&R Solar up to date and leaves our customers confident to refer and grow our business. Finally, a certified B-Corporation, our commitment to the environment, social causes, and to the people of our community are knitted intimately into our business model.

Learn more about A&R Solar and how we conduct business.

Application

“Working at A&R Solar has provided me with the technical skills I need to make an impact in the renewable energy industry. This company has great ‘social capital’; it’s a lot of fun to be in such a creative, fast-paced work environment committed to building a community through distributed solar energy installations and battery storage projects.”

JACK NEWMAN, SOLAR SALES ASSOCIATE