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Updated: April 26th, 2018
Job Opportunity with Harvest Energy Solutions
Position: Territory Manager Assistant (TMA) of Illinois, Missouri - Divernon, IL
The TMA position will assist the Territory Manager (TM) in the origination of new business by identifying customer prospects, developing proposals and executing transactions that meet the Company sales goals for the Territory. The TMA position requires direct customer interaction in order to manage the customers through the sales process and beyond ensuring superior customer service and referral opportunities. The position will primarily (but not exclusively) focus on farmers and rural customers in Illinois and Missouri. A large portion of the TMA’s time will be spent on the road selling and/or setting up appointments for the TM to sell to farmers and rural businesses. Other time will be spent assisting the TM on other tasks such as post-sale paperwork and data entry.
Primary (but not limited to) responsibilities will be assisting the TM with the following:
Job Opportunities with Sunrun
Position: Sales, Installation - Chicagoland Area
Sunrun is seeking motivated and highly qualified individuals to join our team in a variety of positions, including Field Sales Consultant, Lead Installer, Electrical Foreman, and Retail Solar Advisor.
Sunrun is the largest dedicated residential solar company in the United States. Sunrun believes there is a better, less expensive, cleaner way for families to power their homes. With Sunrun’s residential rooftop solar, storage and energy services, homeowners are saving money while dramatically reducing the amount of air pollution and carbon dioxide (CO2) they release into the atmosphere. After 10 years, Sunrun is still a steadfast believer in the power of the sun, and we aren’t alone. Continued, growing demand for our products and services proves that more and more Americans want better energy options. Our mission is simple – create a planet run by the sun.
The history of our company is a biography of great talent. We hire, build, and grow great teams, and Sunrun’s talent distinguishes us from all other companies. We look for passionate, solution oriented individuals who have the courage to help customers change the way they power their lives.
Job Opportunity with Rethink Electric
Position: Project Manager - Wood Dale, IL
S/he will be responsible for the overall success of the projects he or she handles and will be required to b the day-to-day contact person for the client. The ideal candidate will be a strong manager and leader who can develop and implement effective organization and business development tools.
Successful candidates must meet the following requirements:
Primary functions of the job:
Job Opportunity with Continental Energy Solutions
Position: Solar Project Manager - Chicagoland, IL
With foresight, Continental Electrical Construction Company successfully completed our first solar project in 2009. The Green Team, officially Energy Solutions, was created by our "Energy Czar" in 2011 and has become one of the few contractors who installs both solar and battery storage. To top that off, we host Green Shirt Thursday, reminding the whole Continental Family of our dedication to energy conservation. Visit cecco.com to see some drone-captured video of our work.
Project Managers on the Energy Solutions team work closely with each other, customers, and the best Union electricians in Chicagoland. The team educates and guides customers to make the best decisions for their solar projects and long-term savings. As a Project Manager, you will write and present proposals, estimate jobs, develop and manage project budgets, and ultimately run jobs smoothly with consideration of customer and colleagues.
We would love to consider you for this position if you are:
If you join us, you will have:
Job Opportunities with IGS
Positions: Residential Solar Engineer (Deerfield, IL), Installation Technician (Deerfield/Oak Brook, IL), Solar Electrician (Oak Brook, IL)
Residential Solar Engineer:
As a Residential Solar Engineer you are a member of one of IGS’s fast-paced emerging businesses. The PV Residential Design Engineer will work directly alongside of the Project Manager, designing PV systems for residential solar systems. This role will enforce strict adherence to industry best practices, National Electrical Code standards, quality control, and superior engineering protocols throughout the lifecycle of solar assets. This is an amazing opportunity for a design engineer to join a team and really help bring their expertise and desire to have an immediate impact to the company.
As an Installation Technician you are a member of one of IGS’s fast-paced emerging businesses, responsible for being proficient in the installation of residential PV projects. You must be comfortable working at heights including on rooftops, climbing ladders and stairs; and performing repetitious duties, including lifting, bending and standing for long periods of time.
As a Solar Electrician you are a member of one of IGS’s fast-paced emerging businesses, responsible for running key parts of the day to day business operations. The certified electrician will be responsible for leading the solar installation team. It will be a uniquely challenging and rewarding position that requires a competitive work ethic, strong communication and interpersonal skills, excellent organizational skills, risk tolerance and an unwavering drive to succeed.
Job Opportunity with Everblue Training Institute
Position: Solar PV Training and Installation Instructor (contract) - Chicago, IL
Experienced with Solar Design and Installation? Everblue has an opening for a Solar PV Training and Installation Instructor in the Chicago area. This is a contract position.
Knowledge of NABCEP solar training standards, national and local solar incentives, familiarity with financing programs including Power Purchasing Agreements and solar sales is preferred.
Everblue is a high-energy, fast-growing company with an excellent work environment.
Please click here to learn more and apply.
Job Opportunity with Natural Resources Defense Council
Position: Program Assistant - Chicago, IL
is seeking a Program Assistant to work with the Midwest Region Director
of the Climate & Clean Energy Program, based in our Chicago office.
This position will be an integral part of the Program’s advocacy
success in the Midwest. The candidate will provide administrative
support to an energetic team of clean energy advocates and attorneys and
will require strong organizational skills, ability to juggle multiple,
complex tasks, and willingness to work with a diverse and fast-paced
team with limited supervision. The ideal candidate will also have
experience managing budgets, as well as experience or a willingness to
provide assistance in legal filings and preparation of other written
Job Opportunity with Salem Land
Position: Land Acquisition Professionals
Land is currently seeking experienced Land/Site Acquisition
Professionals for upcoming renewables projects in several regions of the
US, including the Midwest.
To be considered, you must have experience acquiring fee and leased land on solar energy projects.
with site selection and feasibility studies, negotiations with
landowners and local governments, and presenting at community meetings
email your resume in confidence to email@example.com. Visit us at
www.salemland.com. All positions will be subject to a background check
and pre-employment drug and alcohol screening based upon Salem's Drug
and Alcohol Free Workplace Policy.
Job Opportunity with Missouri Solar Energy Industries Association
Position: MOSEIA Executive Director
MOSEIA is an official state chapter of the national Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA). The organization is committed to rapid solar industry growth through outreach, advocacy, and continuing education. Join an exciting, growing industry that you can feel good about. Investing in solar helps customers save money, become more energy independent, contribute to cleaner air, all while creating green jobs and boosting the local economy. In addition, solar is one of the fastest growing sectors of the American economy. There are currently more than 174,000 solar workers in the U.S., a 20% increase over employment totals in 2013. Missouri boasts approximately 100 solar companies employing more than 2,000 people.
The Executive Director (ED) of MOSEIA is the face of the Missouri solar industry and has the principal role of ensuring the sustainability of the organization by fundraising from members and sponsors, interacting with the board of directors and member companies, facilitating educational opportunities for member companies, and helping coordinate policy issues at the statehouse and utility regulatory commission.
Please email cover letter, resume, and a writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org
Job Opportunity with The Citizens Utility Board
Position: Full-Time Social Media and Digital Communications Coordinator, Chicago, IL
Please send cover letter, resume, and a sample of your best nonfiction writing sample (published works preferred) and graphic design work via email or mail to:
Citizens Utility Board (CUB)
Attn: Jim Chilsen, Communications Director
309 W Washington St
Chicago, IL 60606