Join Our Team - Renovus Solar

INTERESTED IN JOINING RENOVUS?

As a growing company we're always interested in leveraging the best talent available. If you are interested in applying for a position that is either currently being offered, or may be offered in the near future, send your resume and cover letter to hr@renovussolar.com.

Once your resume and cover letter have been submitted our team will be in contact within a week to confirm our reception of your materials. 

If you have a more in depth question you would like answered about working at Renovus, please give us a a call at 607. 277.1777.

CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES:

Solar Designer

Job description

Renovus Solar is searching for a PV Designer to join our team! The ideal candidate thrives in a dynamic environment and looking to work for a company that is innovative and on the cutting edge of solar in New York State. To learn more about our company, poke around our website and check us out on Facebook.

The PV Designer reports to the VP of Engineering, Procurement and Construction. A quality applicant needs to have demonstrated experience working on solar PV projects and have a strong interest in supporting the rapid expansion of solar in our region.

Responsibilities:

  • Complete initial preliminary engineering in coordination with our project development team for solar projects entering full development phase including initial electrical designs for utility interconnection applications and permitting packages
  • Collaborate with our team in interfacing with the utility on utility interconnection technical feasibility reports and screening criteria
  • Complete system designs for solar projects including: site plans, mechanical racking and attachment plans, three-line electrical drawings, specification of BOS location and interconnection details, and labeling
  • Provide technical design information for the projects described above to the permitting and interconnection admin teams as needed
  • Interface with and provide streamlined project information to the procurement and construction managers
  • Understand the optimal design applications and design limitations of our standard products and lead the evaluation of alternate products as needed

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree (B.A./B.S.) from a four-year college or university in engineering or related field
  • At least 3 years experience designing/engineering PV systems both residential and commercial
  • NABCEP PV Installation Professional Certification, or completion during employment.
  • Possesses working knowledge of current National Electrical Code.
  • Proficient using PVSYST
  • Experience with AutoCAD required.

Why Renovus?

  • We build durable solar systems that save money and provide reliable performance for decades in Central New York.
  • We’ve been growing solar for 10 years and we’re not slowing down. We’ve installed hundreds of systems across Ithaca, the Finger Lakes region, central New York, and northern Pennsylvania.
  • We stand by our systems. We evaluate all the equipment options and make the best recommendations for our customers based on performance, quality, reliability, availability, and cost.
  • We offer great employee benefits including; paid time off, health insurance, health reimbursement account, dental insurance, wellness reimbursement, and 401(k) retirement plan.

Renovus provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to age, race, color, sex, religious beliefs, national origin, veteran status, disability or other legally protected status. Please notify the Human Resources Department if you need reasonable accommodation in the application and/or interview process.

To apply, email or mail your resume and cover letter to:

Renovus Solar

Attn: HR

1520 Trumansburg Rd.

Ithaca, NY 14850

Job Type: Full-time


Temporary Solar Installer

Job description

Renovus Solar has an immediate need for Temporary Solar Installers to help build a large-scale solar array in central NY We’re looking for reliable, hard-working individuals to work full time with OT, Monday-Friday (5 - 10hr days).

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with the installation of photovoltaic (PV) systems including but not limited to racking, modules, and wiring.
  • Maintain cleanliness of the job site to maintain a safe and productive work environment

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Reliable transportation
  • Proficient with power tools
  • Ability to lift 60 lbs
  • At least 6 months of construction experience preferred
  • Electrical experience preferred
  • Solar experience a plus

Expected Start date: End of October-November

Why Renovus?

Since 2003, Renovus Solar has designed and installed thousands of renewable energy projects throughout New York. We build exceptional solar systems for homes, businesses, and communities that save money and provide reliable performance for decades. Renovus’ experience with these systems is extensive, and we have a reputation built on quality craftsmanship, excellent customer service, and solar industry innovation. We’re New York State’s leader of community solar development and are one of the area’s most trusted and recommended local energy service providers.

Renovus provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to age, race, color, sex, religious beliefs, national origin, veteran status, disability or other legally protected status. Please notify the Human Resources Department if you need reasonable accommodation in the application and/or interview process.

Job Type: Temporary

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

  • No

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Pay: $15.00 - $22.00 per hour