Operations Manager


This position manages the operational divisions (Residential, Commercial, Service/O&M/Off Grid) and entails full engagement with all other Sunsense departments (Sales, Design, Procurement, Administration and Accounting) and requires a skill set capable of growth within the company.


  • Have previous experience in the PV industry and EPC operations (strongly preferred).
    • Knowledge of PV product lines (grid tie, off grid, commercial).
    • Knowledge of PV system installation and operation as well as safety protocols.
    • PV Installation and project management experience helpful.
    • Certifications (some/all preferred): NABCEP, OSHA 10/30, First Aid/CPR/AED.
  • Computer proficiency, specifically with MS Office, Adobe Acrobat, CAD, web applications.
  • Possess solid communication skills with a solutions-oriented approach.
  • Be organized and be able to prioritize and delegate in a fast-paced environment.
  • Have a working knowledge of business financials and accounting systems.

Primary Tasks

  • Manage operational divisions: Residential, Commercial, Service/O&M/Off-Grid.
  • Enforce safety protocols, develop and maintain safety documentation, initiate, review and update policies.
  • Perform announced and unannounced job site visits for safety and quality checks.
  • Coordinate all repairs, calibrations and purchases of tools, trucks, safety gear, etc.
  • Maintain and update external posts for open positions, review and maintain incoming Operations resumes and lead interview teams for Operations hires. Perform operations performance reviews.  HR management. 
  • Develop and maintain an efficient structure for weekly review of departmental timesheets.
  • Support division leaders in their roles, train as needed, and serve as resolution point for client or subcontractor issues.
  • Drive efficiencies across operational divisions and among departments to find ways to streamline processes and workflows, establish/maintain lines of communication, save costs and generally provide guidance within the Operations Department and throughout the company.

Compensation and Benefits

  • Salary range DOE
  • Review in three months
  • Annual performance evaluation
  • Continuing education assistance
  • Monthly Expense Reimbursement
  • Employer-Paid Life & Short Term Disability Insurance.
  • Cell phone stipend
  • Vacation, personal, sick time
  • Limited use of company tools, vehicles, etc.

To apply: Send completed application form, cover letter, and résumé to jobs@sunsensesolar.com. No phone calls, please.