Solar Commercial Crew Leader

Posted: 08/13/2023

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Sugar Hollow Solar is hiring a Solar Commercial Crew Leader! The Solar Commercial Crew Leader is responsible for leading a team in the installation, commissioning, and troubleshooting of commercial and some residential PV systems.


Full-time, hourly, up to 40 hours per week

$25.00 - $28.00/hr / based on experience

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • Recruit, train, and supervise staff
  • Oversee, coordinate and manage all aspects of both the AC and DC sides of the on-site installation process in line with the Sugar Hollow philosophy and core values.
  • Mentor and coach staff while providing constructive and timely performance evaluations and feedback

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the completed system is functioning at optimal capacity and that all equipment is installed per specifications
  • Receive job assignments for commercial (and some residential) PV jobs from the Construction Manager and Commercial Project Manager
  • Coordinate your crews schedule and immediately communicate any schedule changes, including changes due to inclement weather
  • Manage daily workflow, materials, and safety protocols on the jobsite and resolve problems if they arise, all while maintaining quality standards
  • Maintain close communication with the Construction Manager and Commercial Project Manager throughout the work day and report daily project progress or concerns
  • Identify and submit change orders to the Construction Manager and Commercial Project Manager
  • Assist other Crew Leaders with installation of their projects when necessary
  • Follow all inventory and tool check-out protocols for materials
  • Attend and complete all required trainings for new products, installation methods, and safety processes
  • Provide great service to our clients and your co-workers by being kind, personable, courteous, professional, and respectful

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Mastery in all aspects of PV installation
  • Experience leading commercial PV installation projects
  • OSHA 30 certified
  • Valid Driver’s license
  • NABCEP PV Installation Professional certification is a plus
  • Experience managing a team
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Commitment to quality and craft
  • Lift up to 60 lbs
  • Standing/walking for extended periods
  • Comfortable with heights
  • Work in extreme heat/cold for extended periods
  • Kneel, crouch, crawl and work in tight spaces for extended periods
  • Job requires occasional travel and overnight stays
  • Job may require work outside of regular business hours


  • Health insurance benefits
  • Eligible upon hire for paid time off (vacation and sick leave)
  • Eligible upon hire for 8 paid holidays
  • After one year of full-time employment, you'll be eligible to participate in our 401(k) plan which includes a company match
  • Professional development assistance - we will reimburse you for specific certifications and licenses!
  • Use of a company vehicle to drive to job sites

Sugar Hollow Solar, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, height, weight, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, gender identity, results of genetic testing, or other legally protected class.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $25.00 - $28.00 per hour


  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday

Work Location: In person