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Sunrun Foreperson in Marlborough, Massachusetts

Everything we do at Sunrun is driven by a determination to transform the way we power our lives. We know that starts at the individual employee level. We strive to foster an environment you can thrive in through our commitment to diversity, inclusion and belonging.

The Foreman position provides leadership and technical expertise for a solar installation crew of three to six members. The Foreman is responsible for safety, quality, customer service, and productivity and ensures the successful completion of residential and small commercial projects.

  • Get recognized for your hard work! Competitive hourly base pay and lucrative performance incentives through our Nike/Carhartt Sponsored incentive program, The League. You’ll earn Nike/Carhartt swag, prizes and amazing trips through the program as well as progress in your career.


  • Organizes, leads, and trains crew members

  • Effectively manages all aspects of the construction workflow

  • Maintains project documentation

  • Develops a positive working dynamic within your team and with branch coworkers

  • Analyzes and resolves worker problems and recommend solutions

  • Maintains consistent customer relations throughout installation

  • Provides feedback to management

  • Performs service calls when necessary


  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • A minimum of two years of construction experience, including one year in solar installation

  • Experience with electrical work involving wiring up to 600 VDC and 480 VAC

  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record

  • State electrical certification/license preferred

  • Ability to perform all duties of the Installer and Lead Installer

  • Knowledge of the NEC and applicable codes and standards

  • Understanding of relevant OSHA standards

  • CPR and first aid certifications

  • Computer skills with Microsoft Excel and Word

  • Strong mechanical/construction abilities

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and people management skills

  • 5% travel is required


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

  • Ability to work on rooftops with various angles and surfaces which requires frequent bending, twisting, squatting, climbing, kneeling, crawling, turning, standing, and balance

  • Ability to climb ladders

  • Ability to work in outdoor weather conditions including but not limited to: excessive noise, extreme heat, extreme cold, wet environment, and humidity

  • Ability to frequently utilize hand functions requiring fine motor skills, including but not limited to: fine manipulation, grasping, and pinching

  • Ability to work within the safe range of equipment such as ladders, fall protection harnesses and other personal protective equipment

  • Ability to work and maintain balance on roofs and other areas of height

  • Ability to work in the sun and possibly low light conditions

  • Ability to walk on rafters, roof tiles, and roof shingles without damage

  • Ability to distinguish colors such as red, black, yellow, white, green

  • Ability to work in confined spaces such as attics, basements, and crawl spaces which requires kneeling and crouching

  • Ability to hear verbal commands and warnings

  • Ability to work with chemicals using appropriate protections


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This description indicates the general nature and level of the qualifications and duties required of employees in this job classification, as well as the essential functions a person must be able to perform to do this job. It is not designed to be a comprehensive inventory of all duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. In addition, due to our focus on safety at Sunrun all roles require the basic ability to speak, read and write English.

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 may require reasonable accommodation in order to participate in the hiring process or perform your job if you are employed, please let us know by contacting Kelly Wittman, Director of Talent Acquisition at