Certified (only) Solar Electrician


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Located in Redding, CA

Salary: Prevailing Wage - Short term



About Express:

Express Employment Professionals, named ClearlyRated Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Awards winner for the past 7 years, is hiring for a local client company in Shasta County.  We help people in our community find work every day.  Express Employment Professionals in Redding wants to make a difference locally and across North America.  With more than 800 locations across the U.S., Canada, and South Africa, we are on a mission to put a million people to work annually.

About the Client:

Express is working with a local, well-established solar company in Shasta County seeking Certified Electricians for a short term, prevailing wage project.

About the Position:

We are seeking Certified Electricians to fill a position with this client.  You must be certified…no contractors, no C10’s, and no trainees.  The electrician is responsible for providing the technical expertise to safely perform main panel upgrades for residential solar projects.

Job Description/ Responsibilities:

Install and connect solar panels, inverters, and other high-voltage equipment

Test and maintain electrical wiring

Safely complete upgrades

Ensure work conforms to existing national and local building codes

Diagnose and troubleshoot components to resolve issues

Lead the installation of electrical systems that interconnect the solar array to the grid


Minimum 3 years of electrical installation and repair experience

Working knowledge of current NEC codes

Must have working knowledge and experience replacing residential electrical services and distribution panels

Ability to effectively manage work to achieve required timelines

Must be experienced with all required hand and power tools associated with the electrical trade

Strong interpersonal/human relations skills

Strong analytical and creative problem-solving skills

Ability to read and interpret single line drawings

Must be comfortable working from ladders and at heights

Willing to lead and develop apprentices

Must maintain a clean and valid driver's license

Must be able to pass a drug test and background check as required by the client

Ability to work safely in a branch/warehouse/field rooftop environment

Ability to interact with co-workers and participate in meetings

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 confined spaces which requires kneeling, crouching, and climbing ladders

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 frequently utilize gross motor skills including but not limited to: pushing, pulling, and reaching




After the probationary period


Prevailing wage

About You:

You are attentive, responsive, and can take control of situations.

You are personable, determined, and driven to make a difference. You can see beyond a problem, respond to situations in crafty ways, and put a positive and professional spin on any situation.

Multitasking and professionalism are natural habits.

You thrive on succeeding, overcoming challenges, and have an exceptional work ethic.

Friends and co-workers describe you as a highly organized and productive person.

You are a team player and an individual performer who can quickly connect with others inside and outside of the company.

You naturally possess a “can get it done attitude” even when the odds are not in your favor.

You are very organized and disciplined and can effectively manage multiple conflicting priorities and deadlines in a rapidly changing environment.

You are reliable and are always looking for what to do next.

You are at least 18 years of age.


Pre-employment screenings if required by the client


Express Employment Professionals – Redding

2697 Victor Avenue

Redding, CA  96002

530-221-7044 call or text




Express Employment Professionals is an equal opportunity Employer. 

Express Office: Redding
2697 Victor Avenue
Suite B
Redding, CA 96002
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