Job Title: Permit Runner

Permit Runner: Woodridge – 2947022

About LGCY Power:

LGCY Power is seeking highly motivated industry specialists to join our growing team of elite solar professionals. We are seeking individuals that are ready to help us deliver on our mission: to provide an extraordinary customer experience while becoming the best version of ourselves and helping others to do the same. LGCY is one of the fastest growing residential solar providers in the nation since 2014 and has been recognized as “Best Places to Work” by Glassdoor.

About This Role:

The Permit Runner will be responsible for timely retrieval of permits at the county and city level. The Permit Runner accomplishes this by working closely with the project teams and city and county agencies, to proactively identify requirements and potential roadblocks, and facilitate resolutions so projects remain on schedule.


  • Travel throughout the area to deliver and collect permit documents

  • Coordinate with internal departments regarding permit status and approvals

  • Communicate with city/county officials to obtain permit approvals

  • Work constructively and effectively with various jurisdictions

  • Ensure compliance with company safety policies

  • Perform other relevant duties as assigned by the needs of the business

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required

  • Valid driver’s license and a satisfactory driving record according to company policy

  • Fluent proficiency in Spanish preferred, but not required

  • Positive attitude and strong work ethic

  • Ability to interact in a courteous and professional manner


  • Monday – Friday

  • 7:30 am start time

  • Overtime may be required based on business needs approved by management

What We Offer:

  • Competitive pay scale for this non-exempt position is slated to be $17 to $24 per hour, depending on experience, licensing and education (Pay scale is defined by the labor commissioner as the salary of hourly wage range that an employee reasonably expects to pay for the position)

  • Bonus potential
  • 401(k) option with employer match
  • Generous PTO accrual schedule
  • Eight (8) paid holidays
  • Attractive benefits package including health and dental coverage
  • Opportunity for career development and advancement with a rapidly growing company
  • High-energy, fun, and friendly culture

LGCY Power is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Consistent with that goal, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Applicants being considered for hire must pass a drug test after receiving an offer of employment for this safety-sensitive position. Refusal to submit to testing will result in disqualification of further employment consideration.

LGCY Power will check the motor vehicle records as part of the pre-employment screening process when driving is an essential job function or when a rental car may be needed for business travel purposes. The applicant’s job offer is contingent on eligibility under the company policy.

LGCY Power uses the E-Verify employment verification program.

Jod ID: 2947022
Department: Permitting
Office: Woodridge
City: Woodridge
State: IL


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