Roofing Installer - KAUAI

Jun 09 2021
Rising Sun Solar - Kauai |Lihue|Full Time, $18.00 - $25.00 / hour
Job Description

Position Location: LIHUE, HI

Rising Sun is looking to hire employees interested in renewable energy. If you have some construction or roofing experience or you're already skilled in PV, Rising Sun has opportunities for you to continue to grow and learn from. In addition to career development, Rising Sun offers the following benefits:

  • Health Care, Dental, Vision and Aflac
  • Quarterly performance bonuses up to 10% of gross earnings
  • 401k
  • Performance review upon completion of 3 month introductory period
  • *HIRING BONUS for applicants with 5 years verifiable roof experience


The Roofing Installer will assist in the successful installation, repair, and removal of various roofing projects. They will be willing to be crosstrained in PV installation. Accuracy and safety are important to Rising Sun. It is important that the Roofing Installers follow and promote all company protocols ensuring overall efficiency and safety.




  • Safely load and unload roofing materials from the vehicle to the roof 
  • Ensuring there are adequate materials and equipment to safely and efficiently complete projects
  • Safely remove and clear existing roofing from home
  • Install new roofing-composition, tile, and single-ply roofing according to manufacturer specifications
  • Repair and/or replace damaged sheathing, starter, fascia, and rafters
  • Locate and repair cracked tiles; filling in missing tiles; clearing out gutters and drains; locating and fixing leaks; repair damage caused by storms and high winds
  • Assist the Foreman with completing projects within established guidelines and timeframes by: Ensuring attention to detail with an emphasis on safety, quality, customer service, and productivity
  • Demonstrate knowledge of OSHA standards related to roofing procedures and enforce safety practices and standards
  • Perform service calls and assist with new PV installs when necessary
  • Maintain a neat and professional appearance and communicates with co-workers in a positive manner
  • Other duties as assigned



  • At least one (1) year of roofing experience, including concrete tile, clay tile, and/or composition shingle
  • Knowledge of standard roofing procedures, methods, materials, systems, and buildings codes as they relate to the roofing process
  • Basic carpentry skills as they relate to roofing; plywood and shiplap replacement
  • Ability to follow instructions, learn quickly, and know when to ask questions
  • Ability to carry materials and equipment to complete assigned job tasks (up to 50 pounds)
  • Work well in a small team environment
  • Follow all OSHA and company safety requirements without question
  • Follow all company operations standards and processes
  • Must possess a valid driver's license and reliable transportation
  • Clean driving abstract, no DUI within 5 years
  • Must pass drug screen and background check


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, climb, bend, kneel, balance, stoop, walk and reach. The employee will frequently be required to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.