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Sunrun Damage Resolutions Foreman in New Haven, Connecticut


The Roofing Foreman will be responsible for leading re-roof projects and repairs. This is a working field position that leads a team of 3 to 6 members. The Roofing Foreman will be cross-trained as a Lead PV Installer as well.



  • Provide professional guidance and support to fellow installation crew members

  • Responsible for the successful re-roof and repair of clients roofs including but not limited to:

  • Safely loading and unloading roofing materials from the vehicle to the roof using pulleys or a ladder

  • Ensuring there are adequate materials and equipment to safely and efficiently complete projects

  • Safely removing and clearing existing roofing from home

  • Installing new roofing-composition, tile, and single-ply roofing according to manufacturer specifications

  • Repairing and/or replacing damaged sheathing, starter, fascia, and rafters

  • Locating and repairing cracked tiles; filling in missing tiles; clearing out gutters and drains; locating and fixing leaks; repairing damage caused by storms and high winds

  • Organize, lead, and train crew members to complete projects within established guidelines and timeframes by:

  • Ensuring crew’s attention to detail with an emphasis on safety, quality, customer service, project workflow and productivity

  • Effectively maintain project documentation and photo requirements

  • Demonstrating knowledge of OSHA standards related to roofing procedures and maintain and enforce site safety practices and standards in OSHA compliance

  • Demonstrating understanding of how materials and roofing systems go together and come apart in order to complete repairs to existing roofing systems

  • Developing and maintaining positive working dynamic within installation crew and branch co-workers

  • Maintaining consistent and appropriate interface with customer throughout construction phase maintaining good customer relations at all times

  • Performing weekly vehicle inspection for proper tire pressures, oil level, working lights, etc.

  • Obtaining customer payments and deliver to management as required

  • Maintaining excellent lines of communication with co-workers and customers

  • Performing service calls when necessary


  • Installation of the mechanical systems of ground or roof mounted solar system

  • Assemble the racking and solar array

  • Assemble equipment along with properly sealing all roof penetrations

  • Complete trenching, concrete work and equipment assembly

  • Conduct project clean up including client site and installation vehicle

  • Lead crew through effective and efficient solar installation


This high visibility role requires an outstanding customer-focused, detail-oriented leader with:

  • A minimum of five (5) years roofing experience, including concrete tile, clay tile, composition shingle, single ply membrane, modified bitumen, and built-up roofing; OR, completion of a four year federally approved technical training program in roofing; OR any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills, and abilities have been achieved

  • Previous solar installation experience preferred

  • Knowledge of standard roofing procedures, methods, materials, systems, and buildings codes as they relate to the roofing process

  • Basic carpentry skills as they relate to roofing; plywood and shiplap replacement

  • Ability to carry materials and equipment to complete assigned job tasks (up to 50 pounds frequently and up to 100 pounds with assistance)

  • Ability to work safely in a branch/warehouse/rooftop environment and with construction tools.

  • CPR and First Aid Certifications and kept maintained for purposes of continued employment (class costs are reimbursable by the company)

  • Ability to drive a vehicle during the normal course of business. Must maintain a clean driving record with the ability to pass a driving background check throughout the course of employment. Must be 21 years of age or older and possess a valid driver’s license

  • A strong work ethic, high level of craftsmanship/workmanship with strong attention to detail

  • Excellent people skills, able to manage, motivate and discipline when necessary

  • Excellent documentation skills

  • Professional appearance and excellent customer interaction skills

  • A High school diploma or GED required; Completion of a four year federally approved technical training program in roofing preferred

  • Bilingual a plus

  • 5% travel is required

    Sunrun is proud to be an equal opportunity employer that does not tolerate discrimination or harassment of any kind. Our commitment to Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging drives our ability to build diverse teams and develop inclusive work environments. At Sunrun, we believe that empowering people and valuing their differences will help us create a planet run by the sun for everyone.

    We are committed to equal employment opportunity without consideration of race, color, religion, ethnicity, citizenship, political activity or affiliation, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, sex or gender, or any other basis protected by law. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.