The annual National Solar Jobs Census showcases the wide range of occupations that make up America’s 260,077 solar workers. Solar job seekers can get started in a variety of professions, from installation, to sales and marketing, to project management, engineering, and manufacturing — and jobs are available at all levels of education and experience.

Some of the profiles of solar workers captured below depict bright new talent entering the industry, as well as others who have made long careers in diverse positions working to deploy solar energy.

Dana Irving

Erinne Davis

Steven Reyes

Adnan Badri