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Electrician Apprentice (Residential Solar Install)

Meraki Solutions
Albuquerque, NM
  • Posted: 22 days ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Join Meraki in continuing to move the world’s solar revolution forward, driving energy independence to new heights!

Meraki: Put your heart and soul into what you do, leaving a piece of yourself in your work.

As a nationally recognized, culture-first company, Meraki prides itself on creating life-altering opportunities for our Sales Reps, providing an environment for our employees to be empowered to embrace their own voice and ideas, and driving our clients towards environmental independence with our quality services.

Meraki curates a distinct working environment that enhances the client experience from the sale, to the installation, and the follow-up once services have been completed.

We are currently seeking an Electrician Apprentice (Residential Solar Install) to join our Team in Albuquerque, NM.

Scope of work:

The Electrician Apprentice is responsible for the successful installation of solar electrical equipment for photovoltaic systems. The electrician will have knowledge of different solar electrical tie-ins, how to install equipment according to NEC code, and how to wire the AC portions of a system. The electrician will be responsible for reading and fully understanding design drawings.

Identify solutions to resolve technical design problems, including electrical systems used during construction
  • Provide and assist Journeyman Electrician with training to technicians

  • All workmanship compliant with current NEC and local codes.

  • Provide on-site troubleshooting for solar systems and resolve electrical issues

  • Perform supply side interconnections, MSP upgrades, running conduit, load shifting, trenching.

  • Meet with and develop relationships with inspectors.

  • Answer any questions that the customer may have about their electrical systems and components

  • Complete other duties as assigned

What you need to be successful in this role:

  • Must be 21 years of age or older
Minimum of 3+ years electrical experience
  • Apprentice Electrician License / State Certified Apprentice Electrician, preferred

  • 3+ years in the solar electric industry, preferred

  • Formal apprenticeship and/or vocational training

  • Must possess a current, valid Driver's license

  • Working knowledge of the NEC required

  • Bi-lingual (English/Spanish), preferred

  • Proficiency in MS Office

  • Very strong organizational and communication skills (both verbal and written)

  • Able to work an adjusting schedule and respond to emergencies

  • Projects a professional appearance

  • Experience reading, interpreting one-line drawings and electrical schematics

  • Applicants should be in good physical shape with no lifting restrictions, comfortable using hand tools, power tools, using ladders and working on roofs and have reliable transportation to and from work.

Meraki is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any applicant on the basis of race, color, religion/creed, national origin, gender, or sex, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, or any other status protected by Federal or State law or local ordinance. Meraki will only employ those who are legally authorized to work; we conduct e-verify. Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background investigation, drug screen, and MVR (if applicable). Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws for more information follow these links: Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) Poster, Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Poster; and Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA) Poster.


Meraki Solutions


Albuquerque, NM



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