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Location Shrewsbury, Massachusetts Category Operations Job ID R16741
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Everything we do at Sunrun is driven by a determination to transform the way we power our lives. We know that starts at the individual employee level. We strive to foster an environment you can thrive in through our commitment to diversity, inclusion and belonging.


The Installer position is a critical member of a solar installation construction team and is responsible for working in partnership with the Foreperson and Lead Installer to complete residential solar installation projects. As Sunrun continues to help build a more sustainable future, this position is best suited for someone passionate about solar installation, field safety and working with others.

Learn more HERE, from Osman on Sunrun’s Installation team. Osman loves the opportunity to work in a variety of different cities and meet new customers everyday. He chose Sunrun because he is proud to be a part of the green energy revolution! 

Responsibilities/The Impact

  • Ensure personal, crew and job site safety at all times and participates in training sessions on new products, installation methodology and safety

  • Review inventory at loading dock to ensure assigned crew truck is stocked adequately

  • Complete layout and assemble solar modules, the racking, mechanical and structural mounts, electrical equipment and tools in preparation of installation as specified in the project plan

  • Apply weather sealing to roofing structure, building or support mechanisms

  • Perform project clean up including client site and installation vehicle to ensure a clean and orderly job site and work environment

Qualifications/How You Will Be Successful

  • Previous solar, construction or military experience preferred but not required

  • Adheres to company safety policies and procedures including ability to identify and report safety hazards, and the ability to encourage others to work safely

  • Ability to get along with customers and coworkers in a courteous and professional manner

  • Shown ability to meet due dates, metrics and impact results both individually and as a phenomenal teammate in a fast paced, team based environment. 

How you will be Awarded

  • Full benefits package including health, vision, dental insurance, 401K with company match, Employee Stock Purchase Program, paid training, and much more

  • The opportunity to invest in yourself and your career through PowerU - Sunrun’s 100% tuition reimbursement program with over 150 educational opportunities

  • Competitive hourly base pay paid biweekly and eligibility for performance based bonus compensation

  • Internal advancement opportunities, as earned

Working Conditions/Physical Demands

This position represents Sunrun in a field or branch setting. As installers are out in the field, the role involves working on rooftops of different angles and surfaces which requires frequent bending, twisting, squatting, climbing, kneeling, crawling, turning, standing, walking on roof tiles/shingles without damage and maintaining balance on roofs and/or other areas of height. An installer frequently utilizes hand functions requiring fine motor skills, including but not limited to: fine manipulation, grasping, and pinching and must be able to  transport materials and equipment to complete assigned job tasks (up to 50 pounds frequently and up to 100 pounds with assistance). This position also requires the ability to hear verbal commands and warnings, to work with chemicals using appropriate protection and to distinguish colors such as red, black, yellow, white, green.

During an install, an installer may have to enter confined spaces such as attics, basements, and crawl spaces which requires kneeling and crouching. Given the nature of this position, installers should be able to work in outdoor weather conditions including but not limited to: excessive noise, extreme heat, extreme cold, wet environment, humidity and low light conditions. It is vital to work within the safe range of equipment such as ladders, fall protection harnesses and other personal protective equipment in this position. The ability to communicate fluently in English is an essential function of this role. Fluency in another language besides English is a plus.


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This description sets forth the general nature and level of the qualifications and duties required of employees in this job classification, as well as some of the essential functions of this role.  It is not designed to be a comprehensive inventory of all essential duties and qualifications. If you have a disability or special need that may require reasonable accommodation in order to participate in the hiring process or to perform this role if you are offered employment, please let us know by contacting us at

Sunrun is proud to be an equal opportunity employer that does not tolerate discrimination or harassment of any kind. Our commitment to Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging drives our ability to build diverse teams and develop inclusive work environments. At Sunrun, we believe that empowering people and valuing their differences will help us create a planet run by the sun for everyone. We are committed to equal employment opportunities without consideration of race, color, religion, ethnicity, citizenship, political activity or affiliation, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, sex or gender, pregnancy or any other basis protected by law. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal convictions, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.

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About Us

Sunrun (NASDAQ: RUN) is the number one residential solar provider in the country. At Sunrun, we believe America’s energy future starts at home. As the energy provider of choice, we integrate solar, home battery storage, and electrification into a smart solution for individuals to power their homes, cars, and communities. Join us in our mission to create a planet run by the sun!

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Perks & Benefits

  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • 401k Plan
  • Stock Purchase Plan
  • Paid Vacations/Holidays
  • Paid Baby Bonding Leave
  • Employee Discounts
  • Anniversary Equity Award (based on qualifications)
  • PowerU - 100% Funded Education Programs

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A Commitment to Candidate Experience

At Sunrun our fiercely passionate workforce is our greatest asset and help power our mission to create a planet run by the sun. We strive to have the best in class experience for our candidates. If you had a great experience or you feel there is room for improvement, please reach out to our Director of Talent Acquisition, Kelly Wittman, to share your feedback.

Accommodation for Disabilities

If you have a disability or special need that may require reasonable accommodation in order to participate in the hiring process or to perform this role if you are offered employment, please let us know by contacting us at

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