Sunrun Damage Resolutions Technician in New Haven, Connecticut
The Roofing Technician will be responsible for working closely with the Roofing Foreman, Branch Construction Supervisor, and installation teams. The Roofing Technician will be responsible for assisting roof projects and repairs. The Roofing Technician is a working field position that works with a team of 3 to 6 members. The Roofing Technician will be cross trained as a PV Solar Installer as well.
As a Roofing Technician, You will be responsible for:
Assisting in 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
Assisting the Roofing Foreman with completing projects within established guidelines and timeframes by:
Ensuring attention to detail with an emphasis on safety, quality, customer service, and productivity
Demonstrating knowledge of OSHA standards related to roofing procedures and enforce safety practices and standards
Performing service calls and assisting with new PV installs when necessary
We’re seeking a detail-oriented, highly motivated team player with:
(1) year or more of roofing experience, including concrete tile, clay tile, and composition shingle
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 follow instructions, learn quickly, and know when to ask questions.
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.
Excellent documentation skills
Professional appearance and excellent customer interaction skills
Have a strong work ethic, high level of craftsmanship/workmanship with strong attention to detail
High school diploma or GED
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.