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Solar Diligence and Drone Specialist

Remote
about 1 month ago
Full time role

Company

King Energy is a next generation energy company bringing solar power to multi-tenant commercial properties. Multi-tenant commercial buildings face unique energy ...

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Job Description

Position

King Energy is seeking a Solar Diligence Specialist to conduct building site visits and assess PV installation feasibility. In this role you will be responsible for documenting property and roof conditions, electrical equipment and other site-specific details. This role reports to the Solar Design & Quality Manager. 

You would be responsible for covering the southern CA territory including LA, east to inland empire, and down to San Diego.

Company Overview 

King Energy is a well-funded, VC-backed renewable energy company that builds, owns, and operates solar infrastructure on multi-tenant properties.

We are truly a remote-first company.  We encourage occasional travel a few days a year to our headquarters in Durango, Colorado and San Luis Obispo, California; and we have two annual offsites.  But that’s it in terms of travel.

We have all the good benefits, stock options, PTO, etc. and we welcome everyone equally.

King Energy was founded by ex-Tesla, SolarCity, Aura, Roofstock, and Vista Equity executives with multiple successful exits.  We believe in experience and building talent from the ground up.  So if you have experience in renewable energy, or you want to switch industries and be part of the solution to climate change then talk to us.

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Perform initial site visit assessment to determine solar program feasibility and constructability
  • Access, inspect and evaluate property roof and structure for potential solar deployment
  • Access and document electrical room setup and equipment for solar connectivity
  • Document site visit findings and conduct internal debriefs
  • Clearly communicate site conditions internally and externally as required, relevant to all above responsibilities
  • Coordinate with both internal and customer resources to schedule and manage site visit logistics

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to function well in a high-paced environment
  • Independent, self-starter
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office / Google Suite or related software

Experience:

  • Experience with solar, roofing or electrical construction is a plus
  • Experience with Salesforce is desirable
  • OSHA 10 and/or OSHA 30 Certified is desirable
  • Valid and current class C Drivers’ License required
  • College degree from a 2-year or 4-year institution strongly preferred or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
  • Willingness to learn to fly a drone for rooftop surveying is required and any drone experience is a plus

Physical Requirements:

  • Capable of climbing ladders
  • Capable of traversing waist-high obstacles
  • Capable of lifting up to 25 lbs
  • Capable of standing/walking for extended periods of time

Geographical/Travel Requirements:

  • Location: Southern California based, with potential travel throughout the state
  • Up to 80% travel required, generally day trips
  • Up to 20% overnight travel and/or plane travel may be required

King Energy is a next generation energy company bringing solar power to multi-tenant commercial properties. Multi-tenant commercial buildings face unique energy ...

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