The Solar Roofer is
an essential part of Tesla’s Field Energy Operations team. Employees working in
this role are leading the drive towards completing Tesla’s mission—to
accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable energy. As a
Roofer, each employee is working with the latest solar technology, building
relationships with team members, and completing the installation of our
products safely and on time.
Tesla’s ideal candidate will have a passion for learning basic
energy system construction, terminology, and concepts. This position is an
hourly role that requires working outside in extreme environments, working at
heights, and prolonged periods of repetitious duties including lifting,
bending, and standing for long periods.
Supporting the Crew Lead and Electrician on the successful install
of Tesla’s solar roof products.
Attending weekly team meetings and mandatory training sessions on
new products, best installation practices, and standard workmanship guidelines.
Pull inventory and ensure all materials are available to complete
Work cooperatively with a team on residential re-roofs and
installing Solar Roof.
Following building standards and codes when installing panels and
Managing time and tasks effectively with a sense of urgency while
providing an exceptional customer experience to all customers.
Ability to safely handle power tools, hand tools, ladders, roofing
materials along with inverters, solar panels, panel boards, batteries and other
similar electrical equipment.
Excellent problem-solving skills.
Excellent attendance is essential for the team to achieve success.
Travel is mandatory and will vary dependent on business needs.
Employees must be able to travel for up to 2 weeks at a time, several times a
year to various locations within the US.
Experience in roof work (including metal, concrete tile, clay
tile, comp, shingle, or wood shake), HVAC, metal fabrication, general
construction or carpentry preferred but not required.
High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
Vocational or technical school training preferred.
- Must be able to work at
great heights including on rooftops, climbing ladders, and stairs
- Must be able to work in
extreme environments (example: hot sun, cold, crawl spaces, attic etc.)
- Prolonged periods of
repetitious duties including lifting, bending, and standing for long periods
- Must be able to lift at
least 50 pounds frequently
- Must meet all OSHA
standards for working at heights including:
- Ability to climb and
utilize equipment on site including various ladders rated for 325lbs.
- Must be able to meet
equipment standards for fall protection (harness, anchor, ropes, etc.) with a
maximum capacity of 310bs.
a full time Tesla employee you will receive full benefits from day 1 for you and
Kaiser and United
Healthcare PPO and HSA plans (including infertility coverage)
3 medical plan choices
with $0 paycheck contribution
Vision & dental
plans (including orthodontic coverage)
Company paid Life,
AD&D, short-term and long-term disability
401(k), Employee Stock
Purchase Plans, and other financial benefits
Program, Paid Time Off, and Paid Holidays
Back-up childcare and
must successfully complete and pass MVR background check.