Mr. Joe Daugirda is a Field Operations Manager and Safety Officer with Borrego Solar based out of the company’s headquarters in San Diego, California. As a Field Operations Manager and Safety Officer Joe specializes in coordinating the construction and installation of commercial and utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) energy systems on the west coast. Joe’s primary focus is on working with Borrego Solar’s California field teams as the safety ambassador and liaison between field operations and the project management team. Prior to joining Borrego Solar in 2012, Joe spent three years completing PV installations for Real Goods Solar, and helped transition the firm to a 100% sub-contractor business model while maintaining high levels of quality and maximum energy production. Before that, Joe worked for Alteris Renewables and has personally completed more than 50 solar PV projects in New England. Joe is a licensed Electrician in MA and a CA Certified Electrician. He holds an OSHA 30 Certificate, NFPA 72 Arc Flash Certificate, and First Aid & CPR Certificates.