Careers

At Sun Tribe, partnerships are at the core of our business. If you’re going to build successful partnerships, you need a team you can trust.

So why should you join our Tribe?

Sure, our office is in one of the coolest buildings in downtown Charlottesville – we love the Friday summer concerts and having some of the best happy hours in town just steps away from our door. We’re also not ashamed to say that our co-directors of recruitment are the team dogs that roam our office adorably begging for treats.

But that’s not why people choose Sun Tribe.

Here’s the truth: we find talented team members, and then we invest in their success. When people come to work here, they know they’re part of a team that believes in building up – and supporting – one another. A place that matches industry-leading benefits with a real commitment to work-life balance combined with all of the opportunities that come with being part of a fast-growing company.

Current Job Openings

UPDATED 11/05/19

Construction

Senior Procurement Manager
The Senior Procurement Manager is responsible for purchasing workflows that enable the project delivery teams to succeed. The foundation created by this position includes master purchase agreements, special pricing agreements, and controlling all module orders.

Assistant Project Manager
As an Assistant Project Manager at Sun Tribe, you will be responsible for assisting in the management of the overall execution of solar PV projects, ensuring that they are completed safely, on or ahead of schedule, within budget and according Sun Tribe Solar’s industry leading quality standards.

Utility Project Manager
As a Utility Project Manager at Sun Tribe, you will be responsible for managing the overall execution of utility-scale solar PV projects, ensuring that they are completed safely, on schedule, within budget and according to Sun Tribe Solar’s industry-leading quality standards.

Director of Project Management Commercial 
The Director of Project Management Commercial for Sun Tribe Solar will lead internal project management teams responsible for managing the overall execution of behind the meter PV projects.

Commercial Project Manager
The Commercial Project Manager is responsible for managing the overall execution of commercial rooftop PV projects, ensuring they are completed safely, on or ahead of schedule, within budget, and according to Sun Tribe Solar’s industry-leading quality standards.

Commercial Construction Manager
The Commercial Construction Manager has broad responsibility over site execution of commercial rooftop PV projects, ensuring they are completed safely, on or ahead of schedule, within budget, and according to Sun Tribe Solar’s industry-leading quality standards. This is a 100% field-based position that directly oversees subcontracted commercial rooftop PV projects ensuring implementation for the organization’s construction philosophy.

Mechanical Supervisor
As a Mechanical Supervisor, you will be responsible for assisting the Site Manager in executing on quality, schedule, and overall implementation of Sun Tribe’s construction program.  This position requires a wide range of knowledge and experience with civil, mechanical, solar specific, and general construction management.

Electrical Supervisor
As an Electrical Supervisor, you will be responsible for assisting the Site Manager in executing on quality, schedule, and overall implementation of Sun Tribe’s construction program.  This position requires a wide range of knowledge and experience with electrical, solar specific, and general construction management.

Electrician
The Solar PV Electrician’s primary responsibility is to execute and manage all aspects of the PV electrical work in the field and to assist the VP of Engineering in system design, process improvement, commissioning, and safety management.

Project Controls Associate
The Project Controls Associate is an introductory level position responsible for assisting in the management of solar PV projects, ensuring the timely execution of reporting, tracking, accounting, information management and development of project-level documentation.

Engineering

Project Engineer
As a Project Engineer at Sun Tribe, you will be responsible for PV site analysis and layout, system engineering design, equipment selection, production analysis and engineering plans for commercial, industrial, and utility-scale solar PV and Energy Storage projects.

Development Engineer, C&I
Development Engineering is to enable sales through thoughtful client interaction, the creation of technically feasible PV designs, accurate forecasting of production and cost, iterative value engineering, and the introduction of innovative technical solutions

Development Engineer, Utility-Scale
The Development Engineer will work alongside Project Developers in a team structure to develop a portfolio of large-scale solar PV and battery storage solutions from project origination to the commencement of construction.

Development

Development Manager
The Development Manager position is responsible for identifying and growing new business opportunities and managing new client relationships to build upon Sun Tribe’s project portfolio with a near-term emphasis on Public K-12 prospects.

Environmental Permitting Manager
The Environmental Permitting Manager serves as the Company’s expert on environmental topics, setting and executing strategies to ensure optimal environmental outcomes and efficient permitting of solar and solar+storage projects.

Project Developer, Environmental Lead
The Project Developer, Environmental Lead position has two broad areas of responsibility: maturing assigned development assets from site control to NTP, and serving as a SME expert on environmental topics in support of peer project developers.

Project Developer
The Project Developer position works to mature assigned development assets from site control to NTP.

Finance

Vice President of Corporate Finance
The Vice President of Corporate Finance position is core leadership position with broad responsibility for the fiscal health and decision-making of the organization.

 

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Sun Tribe is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation or belief.

Sun Tribe Solar is a drug-free workplace