Finish Carpenter

Solarcity Corporation
Jul 17, 2017
Aug 14, 2017
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
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Job Description


SolarCity is looking for a Finish Carpenter who will be responsible for finish work post installation for our valued residential customers. In this position, the Finish Carpenter will provide job status data to the operations team and ensure the completion of quality work. It is the responsibility of every Finish Carpenter to ensure safe work practices for the team.


* Handle all repairs and touch-ups after an installation or main panel upgrade is complete

* Install drywall/sheetrock and trim

* Patch work and paint

* Measure, cut, or shape wood, trim, drywall, and other materials

* Create decorative textures in finish coat, using brushes or trowels, sand, pebbles, or stones

* Apply insulation to building exteriors

* Mix paint, ingredients, or chemicals, according to specification

* Clean and prepare surfaces for applications of plaster, cement, or similar materials, such as by drywall taping

* Ensure the customer's home is left in the same condition prior to the installation process

* Clean-up of job site

* Attend mandatory training sessions on new products, installation methodology and safety

* Additional duties required as needed


* 1 year of carpentry experience required; sheetrock experience strongly preferred

* Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with those contacted in the course of work, including customers

* Ability to work in challenging environments (hot sun, cold wind, tight spaces, etc.)

* Ability to stand for long stretches of time, and to work at heights (willing and able to work on roofs, climb ladders and stairs)

* Ability to safely handle tools and materials commonly found in the construction and solar industries, such as: ladders, inverters, solar panels, panel boards and other similar electrical equipment, lumber, roofing materials, etc

* Excellent written and verbal communication skills

* Strong technical and critical thinking skills

* Thrive in a team environment

* Regular, reliable and predictable attendance required

* High school diploma or GED required

* Ability to clear our pre-employment criminal, driving and drug screen

Benefits for Full-Time Positions

* Competitive compensation with many positions incentivized

* Paid training with the nation's leader in solar power

* Full benefits package including health, vision, and dental insurance

* Attractive vacation, sick and holiday pay

* 401(k) savings plan for eligible positions

* Employee referral program

* Some positions eligible for equity

* Career path opportunities for top performers

SolarCity is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

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