Featured Solar Employers

To support veterans seeking employment in the solar industry, we’re curating profiles of companies that are interested in advancing representation of veterans at all levels of the solar workforce.


Interested in hiring military talent? Please fill out this brief form to become a Solar Ready Vets Employer Partner.

LOCATIONS:

AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, HI, IL, MA, MD, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NY, RI, UT, VA, VT

ABOUT VIVINT:

Founded in 2011, Vivint Solar provides homeoners with simple and affordable clean energy.We believe that going solar should be headache nad hassle-free. That’s why we supply the solar panels, and take care of all the installation and maintenance – for little to no upfront cost.

At Vivint Solar, we’re workng towrad a better world powered by clean energy. Since 2011, we’ve reduced carbon dioxide emissions equivalent to 58 million gallons of gasoline, and 554 million pounds of burned coal. But improving the planet starts with the people – and it starts wth you.

We go above and beyond to celebrate people who work with us. We rank in the top 30 on Glassdoor.com’s “Best Places to Work” list with our competitive compensation and family friendly benefits. We value your voice, welcome your ideas, and believe in your potential. We’re just waiting for you to apply.

COMPANY CULTURE & CAREER PATHWAYS

We want you to enjoy your work, whether you’re in the office or out. That’s why we’ve put extra care into providing the best experience for you and your loved ones. We know our employees are the ingredients to success and we want you to know it. We’re looking for talented electricians, sales representatives, customer service professionals, design and engineering, install and office personnel.

Vivint Solar wants to see their employees grow and develop their skills. Which is why we strive to promote within, and provide a tuition reimbursement program for those looking to become electricians while working at Vivint Solar.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES:

https://vivintsolar.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/VSLR_Careers

CONTACT:

Ashley Doxey. ashley.doxey@vivintsolar.com

Location(s)

– Headquarters: Charlottesville, VA
– Satellite Offices: Minneapolis, MN and Boulder, CO
– Remote Location (pending role): Texas

ABOUT APEX CLEAN ENERGY

Founded in 2009, Apex Clean Energy is an independent renewable energy company focused on bringing utility-scale generation facilities to market, from site origination and financing to turnkey construction and long-term asset management. With a team of over 200 professionals and the nation’s largest wind energy project portfolio, Apex is a leader in the transition to a clean energy future.

Apex has been built with a singular focus: to speed the shift to clean electricity. Drawing from their experience with several of the nation’s leading renewable energy companies, Apex’s founders set out to create a company with the capacity to excel in every phase of project realization, from origination and financing to construction and asset management.

Apex strives to excel in every phase of project realization. Our mission-driven team seeks determined, resolute individuals who strive to innovate and go above the call of duty, and who will relentlessly do their part to help accelerate the shift to America’s clean energy future.

COMPANY CULTURE & CAREER PATHWAYS

As a company that provides turnkey utility-scale renewable energy solutions, we have opportunities in project origination, project development, public affairs, government affairs, GIS, environmental permitting, construction, engineering, financing, and elsewhere!

There is definite potential for professional development and career advancement. We offer a robust training and development program as well as general career advance for those that achieve stellar performance.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES:

https://www.apexcleanenergy.com/careers/

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Location(s)

– Plymouth WI
– Milwaukee WI
– Madison WI

ABOUT ARCH ELECTRIC

Since our humble beginning, we’ve become leaders in the solar industry and are paving the way for renewables in Wisconsin. We are firm believers in handshake ethics and have a diverse staff of trusted, licensed, NABCEP certified solar experts with over 100 years of combined experience. Our company leaders are active instructors, inspectors, and consultants to many of the leading energy groups, both locally and nationally.

WHY ARCH
We are a vertically integrated company, meaning we handle your investment from initial contact all the way to after install support. When you work with us you don’t just get a solar project, you receive a solar experience. Using state-of-the-art technology and survey software, our design team is able to deliver a stunning layout with optimal performance. Arch’s internal solar specialists assist you with all the incentive paperwork, and our knowledgeable install teams can answer any of your questions. All you need to do is focus on what matters most, your savings and our environment!
Mission: To educate, inspire, and empower current and future generations to choose a clean sustainable form of energy.
Vision: Universal access to affordable renewable energy
Values:
1. Creating a safe work environment to ensure that our team members make it home to their family.
2. Respecting each other, the customer & the environment.
3. Educating communities, municipalities & leaders about renewable energy.
4. Embracing change to pursue growth, learning and technology improvements.
5. Pursuing excellence in our craftsmanship & work ethic.
Our company philosophy is really ingrained in the way we live. Our customers see that not only do we install solar, we actually live that life as well.

COMPANY CULTURE & CAREER PATHWAYS

Arch offers opportunities for on-the-job training, professional development and career advancement.

CONTACT

Amanda Schillingowski 920-838-2387 aschillingowski@archelec.com

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES:

www.archelec.com

Location(s)

Portland, OR

ABOUT POWER NORTHWEST

At Power Northwest, we are a mission driven solar and energy company committed to enabling our customers to reduce their carbon footprint through intelligent energy solutions. We believe that a better future lies ahead, and that we have an important role in making that future a reality. We’re a locally based company that thrives on successfully completed projects and long-standing relationships with our customers.
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CAREER OPPORTUNITIES:

We offer solar related on the job training for all of our positions along with additional education opportunities for certain areas of interest. We’re also big supporters of NABCEP and encourage all of our team members to get certified and stay educated.

We are always looking for passionate, hard working people, who believe in quality and safety. In particular, we have need for talent in sales and installation.

www.powernw.com/careers

CONTACT

info@powernw.com

Location(s)

Lily Solar-Kauffman, Texas
Baxley Solar – Baxley, GA

ABOUT IEA CONSTRUCTORS,LLC

IEA’s mission is to build an integrated team comprised of innovative leaders in engineering and construction services to meet the essential infrastructure requirements of tomorrow—today.
IEA’s vision is to build a reputation worldwide as the leading contractor and employer of choice as we work together to tackle the most challenging construction projects across North America. To be the contractor of choice does not mean being the biggest, but it does mean being the best through providing value-added solutions, outstanding safety, employee expertise, and superior client satisfaction while delivering consistent and predictable growth.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES:

IEA Constructors hires for many positions ranging from Skilled Laborers, Operators, Electricians, Foremen, General Foremen, Project Engineers, Construction Managers, and Project Managers. We provide on-the-job training with many opportunities for professional development and certifications and career advancement.

https://iea.net/Careers/Career-Opportunities

CONTACT

eric.patz@iea.net