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Nation's largest solar employer sets target to hire 500 new employees in one day
Oct 16, 2015

SAN MATEO, Calif., Oct. 15, 2015 – SolarCity (NASDAQ: SCTY), the nation’s #1 solar provider, will host an all-day hiring event on Wednesday, October 21 with the aim of adding 500 employees to its sales force across ten states. SolarCity, which provides more than one out of every three new solar power systems in the U.S., provides local solar sales, installation and service from more than 80 facilities .The company employs more than 14,000 in the U.S. and had been adding more than 500 new employees per month in 2015, on average. The new hires will help it meet growing demand for solar in the Northeast, the Mid-Atlantic and California—among the fastest growing solar markets in the country.

The simultaneous events will take place on Wednesday, October 21 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. in the following locations:

  • Maryland – Clarksburg; Hunt Valley; Beltsville
  • Pennsylvania – Norristown
  • Delaware – Newark
  • Nevada – Las Vegas
  • New Jersey – Blackwood
  • New York – Bethpage, Long Island; Westchester
  • Connecticut – Hartford; Milford
  • Massachusetts – Marlborough; Norwell
  • Vermont/New Hampshire – Burlington
  • California – Milpitas; Emeryville; Roseville; Orange County; Hawthorne; Riverside; San Diego

Interested candidates for East Coast positions are invited to pre-register online at

Interested candidates for West Coast positions are invited to pre-register online at

Once applications are received, SolarCity recruiters will reach out with more information. Qualified candidates will then be invited to an interview day session on October 21. Attendees should dress business casual and bring multiple copies of their resume.

For more information about available positions, visit Updates on the number of extended offers will be posted on Facebook and Twitter.

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This release contains forward-looking statements including, but not limited to, statements regarding hiring. Forward-looking statements should not be read as a guarantee of future performance or results, and will not necessarily be accurate indications of the times at, or by, which such performance or results will be achieved, if at all. Forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual performance or results to differ materially from those expressed in or suggested by the forward looking statements. You should read the section entitled "Risk Factors" in SolarCity's quarterly report on Form 10-Q, which has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and identifies certain of these and additional risks and uncertainties. We do not undertake any obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise.

About SolarCity
SolarCity® (NASDAQ: SCTY) provides clean energy. The company has disrupted the century-old energy industry by providing renewable electricity directly to homeowners, businesses and government organizations for less than they spend on utility bills. SolarCity gives customers control of their energy costs to protect them from rising rates. The company makes solar energy easy by taking care of everything from design and permitting to monitoring and maintenance. Visit the company online at and follow the company on Twitter.