Solar Structural Designer- Technician

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Are you looking for career opportunities but are frustrated by needing prior experience, a college degree, or a certification? Have you felt unfulfilled in past jobs that were just a means to a paycheck but didn’t provide growth or professional development? We have immediate opportunities for eager, enthusiastic, and ambitious people who have the drive and motivation to make things happen and help our company grow. If you’ve been searching for a career with leadership potential and want to be part of a team-building company with a culture that is passionate about constant improvement and growth, we might be a GREAT fit for you.

NO EDUCATIONAL OR JOB EXPERIENCE REQUIRED! We have successfully trained people from all different backgrounds. As a 2022 Top Workplace winner, we are offering a career opportunity to pioneer a new group within our company!


Pay: $18-$25 per hour DOE; with potential to grow into a career, running our solar work.



10+ hours per week in the field

30+ hours per week in the office

Monday to Friday, no weekends


What YOU can bring to the table:


  • Physical ability to periodically climb into attic spaces & illustrate existing roof structures.
  • Experience working with CAD or design software is a plus, not a requirement.
  • Experience with construction (specifically single-family residential) is a plus, not a requirement.
  • A passion & drive to build a new group within our company.
  • Solid analytical, conceptual, problem-solving, time management, and organizational skills.
  • Excellent communication skills to interface with all levels of personnel, including leadership, as well as clients.
  • Willingness to be a team player & to contribute as a team to address project needs.
  • Ability to self-motivate & work productively without supervision.
  • Capacity to work under pressure to meet client-imposed project deadlines.
  • Openness to follow company design standards & procedures.
  • Buy-in & commitment to the FOCUS core ideologies.
  • Enthusiasm to work from our Midvale office & on-site locations.


  • From on-site visits, diagram the existing roof structure of homes.
  • Create & send solar letters via Microsoft Office.
  • Build relationships with Structural Designers & Engineers to produce designs of the utmost quality through the utilization of Structural Design Software.
  • Harnessing thoroughness & integrity, & employing extreme ownership, work within our defined QA/QC review process to ensure accuracy & project success.
  • With a commitment to being the best at customer service & having a passion for our client’s success, be their advocate to help them efficiently navigate designs & provide consultation related to solar structural designs.

What we bring to the table:

  • Paid time off accrued upon hire and increases with set benchmarks
  • 13 paid holidays with opportunities to earn more for meeting goals
  • Generous healthcare premium contribution through Select Health with an HSA match up to $200/month after a 6-month probationary period.
  • Access to dental, vision, life, and other insurance benefits after the probationary period
  • 401(k) match after a 6-month probationary period (Let us help you build your financial future)
  • Employee Assistance Program (We are here to support you)
  • Employee & family engagement activities
  • Employee recognition
  • $10,000 life insurance policy 100% paid by FOCUS
  • Fulfilling & genuine work environment


At FOCUS Engineering & Surveying, we believe in being the best at customer service & we are passionate about our client’s success, both externally & internally. We are a local engineering firm founded on the idea of Building a Better Place; a Better Place within ourselves, a Better Place to work, & a Better Place in our community.

All employment offers are contingent upon acceptable drug screening, clean motor vehicle record, and criminal background check.

Focus Engineering & Surveying is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action employer and employment selection decisions are based upon merit, qualifications, and abilities. FOCUS does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of: race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by country, regional or local law.

Notice to External Search Firms: FOCUS Engineering and Surveying does not accept unsolicited resumes and will not be obligated to pay a placement fee for unsolicited resumes. FOCUS engages with search firms directly for hiring needs.