Permit and Interconnection Agent

Irvine, CA

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Position Overview
QCELLS seeks an energetic and proven Permit and Interconnection Technician to prepare, submit and manage a pipeline of applications for the Home Energy System (HES) division. Applications will be submitted as needed to various Utilities, Building Departments and Home Owner Associations. As a Permit and Interconnection Technician, you will work with our customer advocates to gather necessary preconstruction approval and post construction approvals in order to permit and interconnect residential solar systems. Major responsibilities include defining licensing, permitting requirements, and engineering requirements, experience in solar operations is a must.  This position will be based in the QCELLS North America headquarters in Irvine, CA, remote options may also be available.


  • Prepare applications accurately and efficiently
  • Assist with processes related to permitting both pre- and post- installation.
  • Prepare, review, and submit a high volume of routine interconnection documents in accordance with various utility policies
  • Submit designs and forms through utility portal
  • Compile and submit permit packages, adhering to municipal code
  • Collaborate with all internal teams as necessary to ensure project process flow
  • Work with management team to improve processes
  • Review installation photos to ensure all details are captured
  • Assist all other departments of the company as needed


  • 1+ years experience in solar operations
  • Demonstrate track record problem solving  
  • Experience within a solar markets team
  • Detailed analytical thinker
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with ability to present credit management vision and strategy in internal and external forums
  • Entrepreneurial mindset and demonstrated ability to thrive in a high-growth environment
  • Mission-focused team player
Physical, Mental, & Physical Demands
To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation. 
MobilityStanding: 20% of time Sitting: 70% of time Walking: 10% of time
StrengthPulling: up to 10 Pounds Pushing: up to 10 Pounds Carrying: up to 10 Pounds Lifting: up to 10 Pounds
Agility (F = Frequently, O = Occasionally, N = Never)Turning: FTwisting: FBending: OCrouching: OBalancing: NClimbing: NCrawling: NKneeling: N
Dexterity (F = Frequently, O = Occasionally, N = Never)Typing: FHandling: FReaching: F

Tags: Entrepreneurial Licensing

Perks/benefits: Startup environment

Region: North America
Country: United States
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Category: Other Jobs

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