Join the Team! We are hiring!

Altadena Energy & Solar Inc, a local owner-operated solar energy developer, is seeking new members to join our expanding team. We design, engineer, install and service solar and energy storage systems in the greater Los Angeles area, with the majority of our projects in the Pasadena/Altadena area.  

 

We started our business from our home with young children. We care about and know that each team member has a whole self that includes life outside of work. We work hard to get projects done, but also support learning, well-being and work-family balance for all our team members. We emphasize positive and respectful communication at all levels, and empower each team member to be a leader in their own area. We will make a great team together if you enjoy working in a small tight-knit team environment, and if you are passionate about sustainability or just generally grounded in making the world a better place.

If you are interested, please send your application and resume to jointheteam@altadenasolar.com. We will work our best to respond quickly to you application. However, we only have a small team and appreciate that if you can hold off calling us to check on your application status. 

Solar & Energy Storage Systems Planner

The Opportunity…

  • Assist chief engineer to design and engineer residential and small commercial solar electric and energy storage systems

  • Put together permit packages, handle and resolve all plancheck and permitting issues, and able to address code (building, electrical and fire) requirement issues 

  • Analyze system efficiency through computer simulations

  • Provide technical direction or support to installation team during installation, start-up, testing, system commissioning, or performance monitoring.

  • Provide technical direction or support to maintenance team installation teams during system malfunction troubleshooting

What you need to bring to this role…​

  • at least 2-year experience in PV and energy storage system design and troubleshooting (preferably experience working with Enphase and SolarEdge system, and different type of energy storage setup)

  • Excellent communication skills, strong attention to details and time management

  • Flexibility and willingness to embrace change, go the extra mile, and bring ideas and energy to rapidly growing organization

  • Familiar with Google Workspace, and comfortable to learning new web-based applications 

  • Associate/ Bachelor’ Degree

  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record required

  • current legal documentation and authorization to work in the US

 

Let's Talk Money

This is a full-time, exempt position. Salary commensurate with experience. Please state your expected salary in your application.

How we take care of you...

Medical (100% coverage paid for you by us), Dental, Vision/Eye Care insurance, performance-based year-end bonus ,2 weeks paid time off (PTO),10 paid holidays, 401k Retirement Plan, Free EV-charging at work , and cash incentive for purchasing/leasing first electric car or bike

Solar & Energy Storage System Technician

The Opportunity…

  • repair, maintain and troubleshoot existing solar photovoltaic and energy storage systems under warranty and in our leased and PPA fleet

  • occasionally assist with installation of new systems

What you need to bring to this role…​

  • must have previous experience installing and maintaining all components of solar photovoltaic and energy storage systems, preferably certified in Enphase and/or SolarEdge platforms 

  • able to physically lift and handle materials to complete task, be able to lift 50 pounds of weight frequently throughout assigned work tasks

  • must be willing and able to climb ladders and work on roof surface

  • Excellent time management, self-motivated, and attention to details are essential to succeeding in this position

  • Excellent communication skills , customer service oriented 

  • Familiar with Google Workspace, and comfortable to learning new web-based applications 

  • Willing to attend training, to learn new knowledge in the ever-changing industry products and standards

  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record required

  • willing to participate in pre-employment drug test

  • current legal documentation and authorization to work in the US

 

Let's Talk Money

This is a full-time, exempt position. Salary commensurate with experience. Please state your expected salary in application. 

 

How we take care of you...

Medical (100% coverage paid for you by us), Dental, Vision/Eye Care insurance, performance-based year-end bonus ,2 weeks paid time off (PTO), 10 paid holidays, 401k Retirement Plan, Free EV-charging at work , and cash incentive for purchasing/leasing first electric car or bike

Administrator

The Opportunity…

  • Customer services: monitor incoming phone calls and emails inquiry from both new and existing customers

  • Inventory tracking: receiving delivery, keeping inventory spreadsheet updated by tracking outgoing and incoming stocks, conducting quarterly inventory update and keeping warehouse organized. 

  • Account Payable Bookkeeping: keeping track of account payables only, entering bills into Quickbook online. (basic knowledge of using Quickbook is suffice, no accounting specialty required, training will be provided) 

  • Office management: general documentation and filing, keeping track of office supplies, handling mailing, running errands including bank deposit and others, provide administrative support to managerial team 

What you need to bring to this role…​

  • Strong organizational, multi-tasking skills, self-motivated, and attention to details are essential to succeeding in this position

  • Excellent communication skills , customer service oriented 

  • Familiar with Google Workspace, Quickbook Online, and comfortable to learning new web-based applications 

  • Associate/ Bachelor’ Degree or 5+ years of administrative work experience

  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record required

  • current legal documentation and authorization to work in the US

 

Let's Talk Money

This is a full-time, exempt position. Salary commensurate with experience.

 

How we take care of you...

Medical (100% coverage paid for you by us), Dental, Vision/Eye Care insurance, performance-based year-end bonus ,2 weeks paid time off (PTO),10 paid holidays, 401k Retirement Plan, Free EV-charging at work , and cash incentive for purchasing/leasing first electric car or bike