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Senior Solar Inspection Specialist

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Date: Jan 20, 2023

Location(s): San Francisco, CA, US, 94108 North Palm Beach, FL, US, 33408

Company: NextEra Energy

NextEra Energy Resources is the world's largest generator of renewable energy from the wind and sun, and a world leader in battery storage. We provide energy-related products and services that grow our economy, protect the environment, support our communities and help customers meet their energy needs. We are leading the decarbonization of the U.S. economy with our goal to reach Real Zero carbon emissions from our operations by 2045 while improving customer affordability and reliability. Are you interested in creating a cleaner environment for future generations? Join our world-class, innovative team today.


Position Specific Description

NextEra Energy is facilitating the clean energy transition by providing financing options for homeowners seeking to go solar.


We are seeking a well-qualified candidate who is passionate about driving the clean energy revolution by building a best-in-class residential financing program.  As a Quality Assurance Specialist at NextEra Energy, you will be asked to:

  • Perform remote audits of residential photovoltaic (PV) solar installations
  • Provide training and feedback to installation partners and internal team members


Job Overview

This position will be responsible for ensuring NextEra partners are completing projects in accordance with our specifications and all applicable codes and standards.  This role will require a deep understanding of residential solar installation best practices to confirm partners are adhering to our specified requirements


Job Duties

  • Perform remote Quality Assurance checks of installed PV systems
  • Ensure NextEra owned assets are installed according to applicable codes, standards, plans and specifications
  • Communicate with NextEra partners and internal team members on any quality deficiencies
  • Provide training on installation best practices
  • Create detailed reports on the work quality of installation partners


Preferred Qualifications

  • 3 years experience in solar and electrical construction
  • Working knowledge of best practices for solar and solar + storage installations
  • Strong understanding of NEC codes with emphasis on residential PV installations
  • High attention to detail
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Job Overview

This position will be responsible for ensuring that partners complete projects in accordance with established specifications, codes and standards. Employees in this role plan, coordinate, and perform independent evaluations and assessments of activities in the field to ensure best practices and specified requirements are met.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Develops, implements, and maintains programs that focus on job quality, safety, and cost
  • Plans, coordinates, and performs independent evaluations and assessments of activities in the field
  • Consults partners and internal team members on any quality deficiencies
  • Implements strategies to improve processes to continually refine operations
  • Provides training to partners on best practices 
  • Analyzes competitor data and trends to improve performance
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad / GED
  • Experience: 4+ years

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's or Equivalent Experience


Employee Group:  Exempt
Employee Type:  Full Time
Job Category:  Quality/Process Improvement
Organization:  NextEra Project Mgmt 
Relocation Provided:  Yes, if applicable


Where permitted by applicable law, NextEra Energy requires all employees and new hires to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination on or before the first day of employment.


NextEra Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, age, national origin, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetics, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace.


NextEra Energy provides reasonable accommodation in its application and selection process for qualified individuals, including accommodations related to compliance with conditional job offer requirements, consistent with federal, state, and local laws. Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable and permitted by applicable law. To request a reasonable accommodation, please send an e-mail to, providing your name, telephone number and the best time for us to reach you. Alternatively, you may call 1-844-694-4748. Please do not use this line to inquire about your application status.


NextEra Energy will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.


NextEra Energy does not accept any unsolicited resumes or referrals from any third-party recruiting firms or agencies. Please see our policy for more information.


Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland