Hawaii Solar Blog

The Story of Haleakala Solar

Today, Haleakala Solar employs 150 employees, and a dynamic management team with decades of experience and expertise. The company’s operations continues to expand and the need to recruit talented and dedicated individuals is a top priority.

Haleakala Solar recently made the list of the top 250 solar contractors in the United States compiled by Solar Power World, one of the industry’s top publications for technology, development and installation news.

The list ranks companies according to influence in the residential, commercial and utility solar-installation markets.

Haleakala Solar was founded in March 1977 by James Whitcomb. Energy costs were far less in 1977 than today, and the only way that Haleakala Solar could sell solar systems was to make sure they would last beyond the payback period. Whitcomb realized that the only way to insure this was to use the highest quality materials. But more importantly hire, train, and retain outstanding and talented individuals to provide service to its customers.

Our employment offerings include:

  • Industry-leading Total Compensation Package (Pay and Benefits)
  • Annual Performance and Pay Reviews
  • Annual Incentives
  • Subsidized Healthcare programs for both Employee and Qualified Dependents that includes health, vision and dental insurance
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • 401(k)
  • Industry-leading Total Compensation Package (Pay and Benefits)
  • Career progression through our Promotion & Transfer programs
  • Subsidized Continuing Education, Certification and Training
  • Maximum work opportunities and voluntary weekly overtime


Outside Sales Representative- Hawaii

Qualifications: Prior Construction Sales Experience required Customer Service Experience — Knowledge of customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction. Legally eligible to work in the United States. High school diploma or equivalent; Bachelor’s Degree … Continue reading


JOB RESPONSIBILITIES Minimum 2-3 years previous experience in roofing or general construction is required. Install, Repair roofs using all materials. Ensure that job site is clean once installation is complete. Other responsibilities as assigned.  SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS Experience with the use of … Continue reading

Commercial Sales Consultant

We are presently accepting applications for a Commercial Sales Consultant. Our Commercial Sales Consultant is responsible for identifying leads, proactively prospecting and selling PV, Solar Hot Water and Energy Efficiency products and systems to customers.  The Sales Consultant meets regularly … Continue reading

PV Installer – Maui/Oahu/Kauai

We are presently accepting applications for PV Installers. Essential Duties & Responsibilities Pulling inventory for each installation job. Layout and assemble solar modules/arrays and mounting hardware. Mechanical/structural mounting of racking modules and electrical equipment. Document completion of completed installations. Cleanliness … Continue reading

Apprentice Electrician – Oahu/Maui/Kauai

We are currently accepting applications for Apprentice Electricians. Job Requirements Completed or currently enrolled in an Electrician Apprentice class. 2 years experience in trades/construction with basic knowledge of electricity and electrical terminology. Ability to work in extreme conditions and environments. … Continue reading

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