Solar Alternatives

Journeyman Electrician - New Orleans

New Orleans, LA

Job Description

Journeyman Electrician

Posted: Saturday, 8/5/2023

Regional energy management firm searching for highly skilled Electrician to support growing operation in Louisiana and Mississippi. Compensation is salary plus performance incentives.

Join the #1 Energy Independence company in the Gulf South! Winner of the 2018 LifeCity Employee Wellness Award and Inc 5000 Fastest Growing Companies, Solar Alternatives' mission is to provide energy independence through comprehensive energy savings, backup power, and a low-carbon lifestyle. Over 2000 families and businesses have worked with our team to realize over $100 million in lifetime savings. Discover confidence and pride in your work with a skilled support staff, proprietary tools, and a strong portfolio of happy clients! Complete training is provided.

Transfer your trade skills and leadership to a respected growing firm, and explore the technology of electric car charging, battery systems, solar power, generators, and energy management. Safety- and team-focused attitude required.

  • Knowledge of electrical codes, best practices and crew leadership
  • Print reading, design and electrical layout
  • Ground work, ladder work, lift work and occasional roof work
  • Electrical team hands-on leadership, oversight and on-job training
  • Quick clean conduit work up to 4" rigid
  • System testing and commissioning
  • Troubleshooting, repairs, and service calls
  • Reporting, documentation, site photos and employee assessments
  • Leading teams of 2-8 as needed to accomplish production goals


Job Requirements:
  • 5+ Years Journeyman/Master Electrician with supervision experience
  • Willingness to be a working "show-me" leader
  • Reliable transportation and clean driving record
  • Hand tools and basic power tools
  • Highly organized and thorough
  • Self-driven work ethic and proven leadership ability
  • Fast, efficient conduit work in all sizes and types
  • Full knowledge of wire sizing, NEC codes, and local code requirements
  • 40-50+ hours per week 5-6 days/wk

  • Solar/generator experience or certification
  • Experience with project management software
  • OSHA 40-hour or other safety training
  • 2+ years college/trade school


Salary $26-$32/hr plus performance incentives. Opportunity for additional upsell commissions for qualified candidates.

Excellent subsidized medical/dental/vision benefits, 401k with company match, paid time off two weeks earned plus seven holidays annually.


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