We're A&R Solar, one of the largest and most respected solar installation companies in the Northwest. We have just been named one of the Puget Sound Business Journal's Best Workplaces. We're employee owned and a B Corporation. But enough about us. Let's talk about you.
We need a solar designer to add to our team. Here's what you'd be doing and what you should know:
RESPONSIBILITIES • Custom solar designs using aerial imagery, blue prints, 3D modeling, and proprietary estimating software. • Conduct preliminary online rooftop property site evaluation to develop an initial system design. • Prepare formal proposals and quotes for prospective customers. • Occasionally perform site-visits. • Quality assurance checks on initial solar designs. • Work closely with sales, project managers and installation teams to ensure client's needs and internal deadlines are met. • Work with building departments, utilities, or other AHJ to insure compliance with local and national codes for permit acquisitions. • Design and produce permit plans, ready to submit with A&R Admin Staff. • Log workflow and communications in company CRM. • Maintain current knowledge of the ETO, NEC and all building codes applicable for proper solar system design In Washington and Oregon. • Perform additional duties as assigned or directed.
A little more about us and our culture:
Our company considers the growth of all our employees - through experience, education, and mentoring - to be as important as profitability and productivity. We provide a wide range of benefits and training while paying a competitive, family wage. A&R Solar is committed to building a culturally diverse workplace and strongly encourages applications from military veterans and female and minority candidates.
FULL-TIME EMPLOYEE BENEFITS • Health insurance • Paid time off • Education assistance • At-cost solar PV system • Dental insurance • Retirement benefits • Ownership opportunity (after 3 years) • Recreational/gym annual stipend • Vision insurance • Phone reimbursement • Maternity/paternity leave • Work wear stipend for crews
Please send us your resume and cover letter telling us a little about yourself and your experience.
Want to know more about us? Take a peek at our website at https://www.a-rsolar.com/
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REQUIREMENTS • Working knowledge of grid-tied photovoltaic systems. • Knowledge of basic electrical design theory and concepts. • Knowledge of residential and commercial construction. • Knowledge of current electrical and building codes.
Internal Number: 0002
About A&R Solar
Founded in 2007, we began our company with a simple, yet powerful, idea: CHANGE THE WAY BUSINESS IS DONE IN THE WORLD
We knew this was a lofty goal when we set out to grow our company, and perhaps we were a little naive. But we were committed to creating a business structure that focused on respect—for our employees, our customers, our community, and our planet. We believed that by aligning our personal values with our business, we would achieve incredible results, and our efforts are proving to be true.
Since 2007, we have grown into a close-knit group, and our employees are like family. Even more, our vision continues to inspire our staff and our customers into believing that in order to create a better future, we should always strive to do better—as a company, in our communities, and also as neighbors and global citizens. We hope you will join us and become a part of this amazing journey. We know that together, incredible things can happen.