Career Opportunities

Full-Time and Part-Time Job Openings for Qualified Applicants at Sundog Solar:

Heat Pump Technician

Job Responsibilities, Heat Pump Technician

Sundog Solar is seeking a heat pump technician experienced in the installation of Mini-Split Heat Pumps and other split refrigeration systems for residential and commercial customers.

Sundog Solar offers:

  • Professional and friendly work environment with lots of personal and professional growth potential
  • Competitive hourly wages 
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid personal time
  • 36 – 40 hours per week
  • Immediate start available

Required Qualifications include:

  • An interest in HVAC technologies
  • High professional standards communicating with customers and work performance
  • Demonstrate a strong technical understanding of mechanical systems
  • Computer proficient
  • Strong math and organizational skills
  • Must be comfortable working on rooftops and high heights
  • Able to lift 50 + pounds
  • Valid driver’s license with a clean record and a reliable personal vehicle
  • Ability to operate company vehicles and equipment
  • Strong ability to cooperate in a team-oriented work environment
  • HVAC/Universal Refrigeration Certification

Apply for this position by submitting a resume with references to:  info@sundog.solar.  On the subject line write HVAC Applicant and your last name.  Resumes may be mailed to:  Sundog Solar, PO Box 465, Searsport, ME  04974. Phone calls and unscheduled visits will not be accepted.

Sundog Solar, LLC installs grid tied and battery based Solar Electric systems, Solar Heating systems, Mini Split Heat Pump systems and varied efficiency heating systems in coastal, island, and interior areas of Maine.

Experienced applicants will be contacted for an interview, at which time a detailed job description will be furnished.

Full-Time Senior Solar Installer

Job Responsibilities, Senior Solar Installer

The ideal candidate will have high professional standards, a strong technical understanding of solar electric design, be comfortable communicating with customers, and be computer proficient in mac and windows. Preference will be given to solar installers who are Licensed Electricians and those who have completed NABCEP certification or are currently in NABCEP training.

Candidates should be physically located in the region where installations are concentrated, in coastal, island, interior and Southern areas of Maine. Candidates from New England who are interested in relocating to Maine are strongly encouraged to apply.

Additional requirements of the job include the ability to lift up to 100 lbs, and the ability to work efficiently on rooftops. In addition to having the capability to operate company vehicles and equipment in order to travel to job sites as needed, the candidate must have access to an insured personal vehicle for travel and maintain a valid drivers license.

Qualified applicants only, please submit a resume with references to: info@sundog.solar with the subject line: “Qualified Solar Technician Applicant” or submit application to: Sundog Solar, PO Box 465, Searsport, ME 04974

A detailed job description is available to candidates selected for an interview. Position will remain open until filled.

Full-time and Part-Time Licensed Electrician

Full-time and Part-Time Licensed Electrician

Sundog Solar seeks Full-Time and Part-Time Licensed Electricians to join our team as Electrician specializing in Residential and Commercial electrical installations of Grid-Tied and Off-Grid Solar Electric systems and other renewable energy systems. Our growing company offers opportunity for advancement.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate high professional standards, a strong interest in renewable energy, and will be comfortable communicating with customers, and be computer proficient. Preference will be given to licensed electricians.
Candidates should be physically located in the region where Installations are concentrated, in coastal, island, interior and Southern areas of Maine. Candidates from New England who are interested in relocating to Maine are strongly encouraged to apply.

Additional requirements of the job include the ability to lift up to 100 lbs, and the ability to work efficiently on rooftops. In addition to having the capability to operate company vehicles and equipment in order to travel to job sites as needed, the candidate must have access to an insured personal vehicle for travel and maintain a valid drivers license.

Qualified applicants only, please submit a resume with references to: info@sundog.solar with the subject line: “Qualified Electrician Applicant” or submit application to: Sundog Solar, PO Box 465, Searsport, ME 04974

A detailed job description is available to candidates selected for an interview. Position will remain open until filled.

As a Master Electrician working for Sundog Solar, your primary responsibilities will be the following:

Have a current Master Electricians license in the state of Maine.
Be responsible for the AC and/or DC side of residential and commercial solar projects.

Solar Electric Systems/grid tied:

Secure necessary permits for residential and commercial work.
Make any arrangements with the utility company prior to installation date.
Lead AC installation including: balance of system (BOS) layout, inverter installation, conduit and wiring, service disconnects, grid intertie, voltage testing, and ensuring compliance with all NEC and AHJ requirements for solar systems.
Oversee the roof mounting of solar modules by other crewmembers.
Grid tied with battery backup systems, install and connect batteries to system.

Solar Electric Systems/off grid:

Installation including: balance of system (BOS) layout, inverter installation, conduit and wiring, service disconnects, charge controllers, voltage testing, and ensuring compliance with all NEC and AHJ requirements for solar systems.
Connect solar array(s) and module strings to charge controller and then to inverter.
Oversee the roof mounting of solar modules by other crewmembers
Install and connect batteries to system

Mini-split heat pumps:

Run 20amp and 30amp circuits for Multi-Zone and Single Zone systems including breakers, emt and GFI disconnects.

Electrician should also be able to comfortably lift 75lbs, climb ladders.
Must possess excellent teamwork skills
Licensed Electrician demonstrates commitment to high professional ethical standards and a diverse workplace
Travel may be required

Compensation:
Position is full time
Pay range and benefits and benefits commensurate upon experience

Office Manager

We have an immediate opening!

Job Overview:

The Office Manager handles a wide range of administrative, customer, and clerical responsibilities, ensuring smooth office and warehouse operations. The successful candidate will answer the phones, maintain our customer database, oversee the organization of our filing system, inventory the warehouse, and perform clerical work. This is a full-time position, from 8 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday from our Searsport, ME office. Sundog offers a competitive pay structure and six paid holidays annually.

  • Inventory the warehouse and office supplies
  • Answer the phones, directing calls as needed or taking detailed messages
  • Plan and organize company events
  • Maintain office equipment and supplies
  • Collaborate with solar installers to oversee smooth warehouse operations
  • Perform other duties as needed

Qualifications:

  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail are a must
  • Ability to work well with others in a collaborative environment
  • Ability to use Google applications and our customer database management tool
  • Strong customer relations and phone skills
  • Collate order, source products, create and track purchase orders with vendors
  • Facilitate deliveries, check for damaged items, update inventory
  • Maintain customer files, product literature, billing, and receipts
  • Participate in home shows
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Competent in project management

Sundog Solar

Since 2009, Sundog Solar has been dedicated to furthering the clean energy movement in Maine by installing solar PV, solar hot water, and heat pump systems. We are committed to providing outstanding customer relations and value throughout the state.

When you join Sundog Solar, you will immediately become part of a fast-paced, dedicated team that works together to provide our customers with the highest possible level of service and advice in residential and commercial solar energy systems and mini-split heat pumps. Sundog Solar is dedicated to creating opportunities for our employees to grow and attain the highest level of skill in a rewarding and challenging work environment.

  • To apply, please send your resume to Info@Sundog.Solar
  • No walk-ins or phone inquiries, please.