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Updated: May 3, 2021 (newest at the top, oldest at the bottom)
Internship Opportunity with the Illinois Solar Energy Association (ISEA)
Position: Illinois Solar Tour Assistant - Remote, Illinois-based
Posted by ISEA: May 3, 2021
Overview: The Illinois Solar Education Association is seeking a summer intern to assist in the planning and execution of the annual Illinois Solar Tour. The Solar Tour is a statewide event in which solar home and small business owners open their doors to the public and tell the story of how and why they decided to go solar. To learn more, visit the Solar Tour page on the ISEA website: https://www.illinoissolar.org/Illinois-Solar-Tour
The Tour this year will be a hybrid between in-person open houses and virtual ones (through photos, video, and Zoom).
Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Recruiting solar home and business owners to be featured on the Tour
Contacting previous years' Tour sites to request they sign up again this year
Helping to prepare press and promotional materials
Helping to distribute materials to those sites conducting in-person open houses
This position will require 10-15 hours a week. This is a volunteer position, but a great resume builder!
To respond to this position please send your resume and cover letter to Lesley.firstname.lastname@example.org using the subject line – Solar Tour Internship
Job Opportunity with the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, Prairie Research Institute
Position: Visiting Senior Scientific Specialist - Urbana-Champaign, IL
Posted by ISEA: March 29, 2021
Overview: The Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (ISTC) is part of the Prairie Research Institute (PRI) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, which is centrally located between Chicago, St. Louis, and Indianapolis. ISTC integrates applied research, technical assistance, and information services to advance efforts in the areas of pollution prevention; water and energy conservation; and materials recycling and beneficial reuse.
ISTC is seeking to hire a Visiting Senior Scientific Specialist, Environmental Analysis to compile and analyze research data for studies of material waste streams that have been identified as emerging waste concerns. This will include evaluating innovative technologies, programs, policies, and market trends on topics related to renewable energy infrastructures.
Applications must be received by April 23, 2021.
Job Opportunity with GRNE Solar
Position: Sales Consultant - Palatine, IL
Posted by ISEA: March 25, 2021
Overview: Since 2012, GRNE Solar has been designing and installing commercial and residential solar systems across the Midwest. With our rapid growth, our team is ready to welcome a dynamic, driven person to sell solar systems and be the point-person for the sales department. This position is for a people-oriented individual who is focused on adding value to our customers.
Duties and Responsibilities
4-years of sales experience with proven results. Solar sales experience preferred.
The drive to take the company’s goals to the next level.
A professional who is committed to the development of others in the sales field.
Ability self-generate sales leads.
Strong customer service skills with proven customer satisfaction.
Assist in recruiting, management and training of new sales representatives.
A dynamic individual who can operate in the field and in the office.
High attention to detail and accuracy when working internally with the team and externally with customers.
Must have reliable transportation.
Compensation is commission-based.
Learn more about GRNE Solar at their website: www.grnesolar.com
To Apply: Please send resume and cover letter to email@example.com.
Job Opportunity with Simpleray
Position: Solar Sales Engineering Lead - Remote
Posted by ISEA: March 25, 2021
Overview: Lead the team that empowers our sales organization to close deals by developing tailored solar solutions and delivering a remarkable experience to our customers.
What we’re looking for in our Sales Engineering (Estimating & Quoting) Lead:
How we’ll measure your success:
We are a passionate, tech-savvy, distributed team of clean energy experts that are on a mission to be America’s most trusted & forward-thinking clean energy partner. We aren’t like most solar companies and pride ourselves on delivering remarkable experiences that positively impact our customers bottom line. If you’re interested in joining a smart, dedicated group of people to energize the adoption of clean energy... you’re the person we’re looking for!
Job Opportunity with StraightUp Solar
Position: Solar Support Specialist - St. Louis, MO
Posted by ISEA: March 4, 2021
Overview: StraightUp Solar, a fast-growing, locally-owned solar installation company, is seeking a Solar Support Specialist for its St. Louis, MO office.
The goal of this position is to help our customers Go Solar! that involves educating and assisting them in finding the right "solar solution" for their building. This requires a unique combination of technical and communication skills, passion and excitement for our customer's choice to put solar PV on their home or business.
Duties and Responsibilities
You'll thrive in this job if you're a good communicator, can authentically share your passion for solar with our customers, have proven systems for keeping track of your deliverables and keep organized, and ability to excel in a team environment where your performance is measured by the success of all.
Outstanding communication, customer service and follow-up skills and experience.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills required. Must be highly organized with extreme attention to detail for logging and communicating project details.
Present a consistent positive attitude, exceptional teamwork with reliable attendance.
Superior self-awareness, accountability, confidence and poise while juggling numerous tasks and responsibilities.
Ability to prioritize, multitask, and follow through on assigned tasks and projects with minimal supervision.
Great computer technology skills, CRM experience, ms office, and google apps such as gmail, maps etc.
Strong spatial visualization skills. Experience performing financial calculations.
Provide exceptional customer service, are solution-minded, and are always looking for ways to improve efficiency and communication.
Clean driving record with reliable transportation.
Proven track record highlighting examples of being a self-starter while managing numerous priorities.
Management experience preferred.
Minimum Education: Associates - Bachelor's Preferred
About StraightUp Solar:
StraightUp Solar is Missouri’s longest-running and largest solar installer. St Louis-founded and owned, we are a fully-licensed and insured electrical contractor, a BBB A+ business, and BCorps Certified. StraightUp Solar has installed more than 1700 solar projects throughout Missouri and Illinois and have offices in St. Louis, MO, Metro East, IL, and Bloomington, IL.
StraightUp Solar is a values-based B-Corp company committed to a cleaner, safer, and more secure energy future - one solar panel at a time. We provide a supportive team environment which allows everyone the opportunity to collaborate on ideas to improve the company. StraightUp Solar is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage veterans, women, persons of color, and members of the LGBTQ community to apply. Different makes us better.
StraightUp Solar has 6 core values (CLEARE) that guide the company and team members:
To Apply: Please send resume and cover letter to Jobs@Straightupsolar.com.
Job Opportunity with Sun Badger Solar
Position: Solar Permit/Project Coordinator - Waukesha, WI
Posted by ISEA: March 2, 2021
Overview: Sun Badger Solar is a successful and growing residential solar energy installer. This position reports to the Branch Manager and works alongside the project and service coordinators.
The successful applicant must have knowledge and experience in the solar industry. Responsibilities will primarily be coordinating permit applications to completion in Illinois and Florida, as well as some work in Wisconsin and Minnesota. Daily tasks include making building permit applications to AHJ's and following up on applications, maintaining relationships with people who review and approve permits, liaising with housing associations when needed. This is a perfect opportunity for an assistant PM in the solar industry to grow in their career.
This role is an office role and daily reporting to the office at Waukesha, WI is necessary.
We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.
Job Type: Full-time
Please send resumes and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject: Waukesha Solar Project Coordinator.