Assistant Solar Construction Manager

SunBug is a growing full-service solar solutions supplier engaged in the development, design, and installation of rooftop, canopy, and ground-mount systems. Our commercial team offers solutions to a diverse customer base of businesses, landowners, and solar investors.

We are looking for a smart, capable and enthusiastic licensed electrician to serve as our assistant construction manager on our rapidly growing team. The ideal candidate will have both experience in commercial solar and outstanding communications skills. Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to

Minimum Requirements

  • A licensed electrician
  • Experienced in electrical design, and capable of managing sub-contractors, field crews, equipment and project schedule
  • Knowledgeable with regard to the interconnection of commercial solar systems to the grid

Primary Responsibilities

Working closely with the commercial team and interacting directly with the customer, you will be responsible for promptly and honestly informing colleagues and customers of project status, and any issues that arise. Specific responsibilities include:

  • Evaluate sites for solar compatibility based on construction challenges and availability of appropriate electrical service
  • Prepare information for outside vendors to generate system layouts for interconnection, permitting, and construction 
  • Evaluate plan-sets for completeness and identify opportunities to improve design or reduce cost
  • Ensure that solar system layouts and points of interconnection meet code and satisfy client needs
  • Work with and leverage outside consultants as necessary to ensure optimal outcomes during utility impact assessments
  • Meet regularly with other members of the commercial team to improve project development process
  • Manage on-site construction of commercial projects, directing the efforts of both subcontractors and internal resources
  • Work with authorities having jurisdiction to ensure all permitting requirements are met and permits obtained

SunBug Solar offers competitive compensation, medical insurance, 401k opportunity, vacation time and other benefits. SunBug seeks long-term employees, and promotes professional development and career growth within our diverse organization.

SunBug Solar is an equal opportunity employer. All employees are expected to support diversity and inclusion in the workplace by interacting in a way that is free from discrimination.


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SunBug Solar is an employee-owned company that seeks to positively impact the environment through our core values of responsiveness, resourcefulness, and reliability with our customers, within our industry, and among our teammates. Founded in 2009, SunBug has installed over a thousand solar systems across Massachusetts, from Great Barrington to Cape Cod. We design and build all types of solar systems, ranging in size from 1kW to over 1MW, including residential, commercial, carports, and ground-mounts. Our integrated approach—from initial education through consultative design to quality installation and ongoing support—has earned SunBug the highest reputation for customer service, and a host of satisfied residential and commercial customers.