Solar Maintenance, Crew Lead


  • Full Time


The Service Crew Lead will be part of Tesla’s Field Energy Operations team. As a leader at Tesla, the Crew Lead will continuously model to others Tesla standards and responsibilities including policy compliance, quality standards, and efficiency goals. The ideal candidate will work cooperatively with team members to successfully complete the maintenance of energy products safely and on time.


 Extensive knowledge of PV equipment, installation, and service

· Experience in roof work, general construction, or carpentry preferred

· Extensive knowledge of electrical wiring and equipment

· Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

· Ability to read building plans and equipment manuals

· Ability to safely handle power tools and materials such as: ladders, inverters, solar panels, panel boards, batteries, and other similar electrical equipment, lumber, roofing materials, etc.

· Able to always maintain Quality Standards.

· Able to bend conduit unassisted.

· Excellent customer service and strong written and verbal communication skills

· Computer skills preferred

· Excellent attendance is essential for the team to achieve success

· Ability to work well with others in a collaborative team environment

· Travel is mandatory and will vary dependent on business need. Employees must be able to travel for up to 2 weeks at a time, several times a year, to various locations within the US.

· Valid Drivers License and must be insured  Required

Physical Requirements

· Must be able to work at great heights including on rooftops, climbing ladders, and stairs

· Must be able to work in extreme environments (example: hot sun, cold, crawl spaces, attic etc.)

· Prolonged periods of repetitious duties including lifting, bending, and standing for long periods

· Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds frequently

· Must meet all OSHA standards for working at heights including:

· Ability to climb and utilize equipment on site including various ladders rated for a maximum capacity of 325lbs.

· Must be able to meet equipment standards for fall protection (harness, anchor, ropes, etc.) with a maximum capacity of 310bs.

Education and Experience

· High school diploma or equivalent preferred

· Vocational or technical school training preferred

· Previous related experience preferred