LA Solar Group Inc

Solar Installer - Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA
LA SOLAR GROUP NEW EMPLOYEES “WE EMPOWER YOU” Welcome to LA Solar Group. We hope you are excited t

Job Description

Solar Installer

Posted: Wednesday, 10/25/2023

LA Solar Group is looking for intermediate to experienced residential installers to join our team. Candidates must be comfortable on residential roofs/construction as well as have residential solar installation experience.

Do you fit this description?:

  • Residential and/or Commercial Solar Installation experience
  • Solar Crew Lead Experience
  • Able to map out the arrays on a roof as well as install racking systems/solar panels, check/run wires as needed
  • Ability to lead and mentor a crew to ensure complete installation in a timely manner


  • Extensive knowledge in Solar Installation
  • Able to work under a solar Crew Lead Experience
  • Ability to map out solar arrays
  • Experience with the Enphase system (preferred)
  • Solar Installer Experience

Benefits Offers:

  • Paid time off
  • Sick Time Off
  • Holiday Pay
  • Referral program
  • A full benefits package
  • Residential Solar Installation experience
  • Opportunities to advance
  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Vision insurance

Job Responsibilities:

  • As a Solar Installer, you will work closely with the team to complete residential and small commercial solar installation projects under your foreman's watch.
  • Excellent documentation skills
  • Professional appearance and client interaction abilities
  • Construction-related experience

Physical requirements:

Ability to transport materials and equipment to complete assigned job tasks (up to 50 pounds frequently and up to 100 pounds with assistance)

  • Ability to work on rooftops with various angles and surfaces which requires frequent bending, twisting, squatting, climbing, kneeling, crawling, turning, standing, and balance
  • Ability to work in outdoor weather conditions including but not limited to: excessive noise, extreme heat, extreme cold, wet environment, and humidity
  • Ability to frequently utilize hand functions requiring fine motor skills, including but not limited to: fine manipulation, grasping, and pinching
  • Ability to work within the safe range of equipment such as ladders, fall protection harnesses and other personal protective equipment
  • Ability to work and maintain balance on roofs and other areas of height
  • Ability to work in the sun and possibly low light conditions
  • Ability to walk on rafters, roof tiles, and roof shingles without damage
  • Ability to distinguish colors such as red, black, yellow, white, green
  • Ability to work in confined spaces such as attics, basements, and crawl spaces which requires kneeling and crouching
  • Ability to hear verbal commands and warnings
  • Ability to work with chemicals using appropriate protections
  • Ability to climb ladders with up to 50lbs on your back
  • Work in extreme environments (i.e. hot sun, cold weather, hot attics, etc.)
  • Ability to walk on a residential roof with safety equipment (harnesses and ropes provided)
  • Installation of roof-mounted solar systems
  • Racking and solar array assembly
  • Sealing all roof penetrations
  • Trenching, concrete work, and equipment assembly
  • Project clean up


To take on this important role, you must be a proven leader and problem solver with: High school diploma or equivalent

  • A minimum of two years of construction experience, including one year in solar installation
  • Experience with electrical work involving wiring up to 600 VDC and 480 VAC
  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record
  • State electrical certification/license preferred
  • Ability to perform all duties of the Installer and Lead Installer
  • Knowledge of the NEC and applicable codes and standards
  • Understanding of relevant OSHA standards
  • CPR and first aid certifications
  • Computer skills with Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Strong mechanical/construction abilities
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and people management skills
  • 5% travel is required
  • Previous solar installation experience
  • Prior experience leading teams of 3-5
  • Electrical and/or roofing experience
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to transport materials and equipment to complete assigned job tasks (up to 50 pounds frequently and up to 100 pounds with assistance)
  • Valid driver's license and clean driving record


  • Tuesday to Friday, 10 hour shift schedule
  • Overtime Opportunities
  • Weekend Availability

We are an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age

$24.00 - $27.00


  • 10 hour shift
  • 4x10

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay
  • Mileage Reimbursement

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • San Fernando, CA 91340: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • Construction: 1 year (Required)
  • Solar Installer: 1 year (Required)
  • Roofing: 1 year (Required)


  • Driver's License (Required)

LA Solar Group Inc At A Glance

LA SOLAR GROUP NEW EMPLOYEES “WE EMPOWER YOU” Welcome to LA Solar Group. We hope you are excited to be part of the fast-paced energy industry, making a difference in the lives of others and contributing to the sustainability movement. We are passionate about solar and have established ourselves as leaders in the energy community. Just as empowering others through innovation and excellence in the industry is our focus and mission, we want to empower you. We solve OUR FOCUS AND MISSION We are believers in solar energy and storage, and our products and programs offer: ● Lower monthly electricity bills ● No disruptions from power outages ● Financial incentives that make the leap affordable OUR CORE VALUES Happy Customers & Employees We focus first and foremost on the customer experience, educating our customers and exceeding their expectations throughout their whole solar journey. We foster an environment where our team members are valued, challenged, and rewarded. Honesty and Integrity Transparency, honesty, and integrity form the foundation of our relationship with our customers and each other. We meet our commitments. Innovative Hard Work We encourage innovation while using a disciplined process to ensure quality, minimize waste, and improve competitiveness. Growth and Challenge We meet aggressive growth and profit targets to enable rewards for our team and provide best to our customers. Disciplined & Consistent Process We are process driven and very disciplined on company guidelines since we believe that big personal and company goals can be achieved only with discipline and consistency. OUR GROWTH LA Solar Group, headquartered in Van Nuys, CA, has continued to grow. In recent years, the company has been ranked multiple times as one of the fastest growing companies locally and beyond (e.g., #1 on the San Fernando Valley Business Journal top 50 list and #75 on the Inc. 5000 list). Today, LA Solar Group has an annual revenue of over $35 million and a staff of approximately 100 employees, located throughout California, Texas, Nevada, and Yerevan, Armenia. WHAT WE DO LA Solar Group’s primary business includes installation of solar systems, roofs, and battery storage devices. While LA Solar Group has primarily focused on residential rooftop clients, the company also serves commercial clients. In addition, the company offers energy monitoring and other solar related services and products. OUR 4 POINT PROPOSITION FOR QUALITY SOLAR Why hire LA Solar Group instead of other solar companies? ● Expertise and diverse options: 11 year in business with diverse offering ● Competitive pricing : Best price per watt in the market. Pricing offered to other companies as well ● Unique Financing options - PPA, Financing 5-25 years Our high number of referrals and repeat business indicate that customers are satisfied with our value proposition. We have established a solid track record for excellence. For example, LA Solar Group has consistently received high ratings on Yelp -- many five-star ratings – and on other online customer survey sites. LA Solar Group has also earned an excellent reputation with storage batteries. We have a strong partnership with Tesla and are one of the leading installers, by volume, of popular Tesla Powerwall batteries in Southern California. INNOVATION IN THE WORKS CEO Ara’s mission to empower others, and his belief in himself and his team, continues to propel LA Solar Group deeper and more broadly in the solar sector. LA Solar Group is committed to staying on the cutting edge of a constantly changing world and evolving solar sector. Ara, a lifelong explorer and entrepreneur has expanded the company into both manufacturing and invention, including: ● LA Solar Group procured a factory to produce high quality solar panels in order to satisfy customer needs. Being in business 11 years, LASG had seen 70% of solar panel manufactures go out of business and leave customers with no support. LASG helped those customers to get their solar panels replaced and be operational. ● LA Solar Group has also invented and patented a new device called the “Smart Main Panel” (SMP), which will combine many devices and functions currently used in solar systems into one device. The SMP, which is currently under development, will reduce the cost of solar systems and revolutionize solar energy storage and management. ● LA Solar Group created and operates on its own CRM tool This unique CRE is custom built to provide best customer experience & employee experience. Its an operational CRP, accounting CRM and Customer centric CRM tool that will be scalable for other companies as well
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