IMMEDIATE HIRING – PeopleReady Skilled Trades is currently hiring All-Terrain Forklift AND Skid-Steer Operators for a solar project near Cobb, WI.
Are you a visionary with a future as bright as the sun? Are passionate about tapping into your “high-energy” skills to be a part of the solar revolution? We are looking for applicants with previous construction and/or solar experience.
Solar Operators operate heavy equipment such as All-Terrain/Telehandler Forklifts and Skid Steers used in the construction and maintenance of solar fields. Are you a visionary with a future as bright as the sun? Are you passionate about tapping into your “high-energy” skills to be a part of the solar revolution?
Solar Panel Operators move, load, unload and maintain solar system materials and other structures in compliance with site assessments and schematics. They are the key to the operations of sustainable energy units on commercial solar farm sites.
This job will require you to work outdoors in cold weather, applicants should be prepared for that kind of work.
- Operate/maneuver forklift (lull/telehandler) and skid steer for unloading trucks and moving material to the field in a safe manner.
- Check daily to ensure equipment functions properly and in a safe manner
- Clean, maintain and make basic repairs to equipment
- Ensure equipment is safely and securely stored when not in use
- Coordinate with crew members in response to hand and/or audio signals
Qualifications & Experience
- Must be 18 years of age with valid ID.
- Minimum of 6 months of experience on a Construction/Solar site operating equipment.
- Tools will be provided by our customer - steel toe boots and cold weather gear are your requirement.
- Verifiable references of your professional skills and experience.
- This work is not for the faint of heart - Strong work ethic and positive attitude will serve you well.
- Hard working and reliable.
- Able to lift up to 50 pounds and remain in a stationary position for extended periods.
- Able to meet additional screening requirements when applicable.
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PeopleReady Skilled Trades is a specialized division of PeopleReady, a TrueBlue company (NYSE: TBI). Since 1987, we have connected tradespeople and work across a wide range of trades, including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, welding, solar installations and more. Whether you need a single tradesperson or require a coordinated effort to dispatch skilled workers across multiple projects, we ensure you have the right people with the right tools, on-site and on time.