Solar Electrician

Saint Louis, Missouri

StraightUp Solar is seeking an electrician to install solar photovoltaic systems. Previous experience with electrical work on solar is preferred, but not required.

Job Type: Full-time, Hourly

Required experience: Electrician, 2 years

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Size wiring per NEC code
  • Size fuses and circuit breakers per NEC code
  • Conduit bending – up to 2 inch
  • Install electrical service panels, electric service entrance, and electrical disconnects
  • Electrical wiring of solar array (AC and DC).
  • Attend training sessions on new products, installation methodology and safety
  • Adhere to StraightUp Solar project and safety standards


Job requirements:

  • Minimum 2 years experience
  • Minimum 2 year trade school training or BAT approved program (Bureau of Apprenticeship Training)
  • Ability to work on roofs and in extreme environments (hot sun, cold weather, crawl spaces, flat and sloped roofs, ladders, scissor lifts, etc)
  • Must be organized, self-motivated, and able to meet aggressive timelines
  • Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs
  • Proficiency with Email and other IT preferred
  • Must have excellent communication skills and work well on a team
  • Must deliver a high level of customer service
  • Must have a clean driving record, a valid driver’s license, and access to reliable transportation



  • Competitive hourly rate and advancement opportunities
  • Employer Paid Medical Insurance
  • Matching 401(k)
  • Competitive Holiday pay and Paid Time Off package
  • Per Diem and paid travel
  • Ongoing solar education and training classes


About StraightUp Solar:

StraightUp Solar is Missouri’s longest-running and largest solar installer. St Louis-founded and owned, we are a fully-licensed and insured electrical contractor, a BBB A+ business, and B-Corps Certified.

StraightUp Solar has installed more than 1100 solar projects throughout Missouri and Illinois and has offices in St. Louis, MO, Metro East, IL, and Bloomington, IL.


StraightUp Solar Culture:

StraightUp Solar is a values-based company committed to a cleaner, safer, and more secure energy future — one solar panel at a time.

We provide a supportive team environment which allows everyone the opportunity to collaborate on ideas to improve the company. StraightUp Solar is committed to ongoing training and professional development, and we are an Equal Opportunity Employer.


StraightUp Solar has 6 core values (CLEARE) that guide the company and team members.



  • C ommunity First
    • Leave the world better than we found it
  • L ead the Solar Tribe
    • We lead when our members lead
  • E ducate the Solar Lesson
    • Improve ourselves & the community
  • A dvocate Always
    • Grow the Tribe
  • R espect Others & The Environment
    • Live by the Golden Rule
  • E xcellence in All We Do
    • Exceed expectations
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