Solar Energy Careers at Altenergy

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Solar Sales Assistant - Charlottesville, VA

 

Job Description

Altenergy Charlottesville is seeking a Sales Assistant for our growing team. The Sales Assistant will work directly with branch management to develop residential project leads, survey sites, estimate project costs, develop proposals, and oversee the permitting process post-contract. Qualified applicants will have strong communication skills, be comfortable meeting lots of new people, be radically committed to a customer first mentality, and be willing to aggressively learn our trade. Solar, sales, and trade experience is a plus.Altenergy offers a world class healthcare plan, dental, vision, a generous 401K match and more!

Who We Are

At Altenergy, you will work with some of the most creative, thoughtful and agile problem solvers looking to make a difference. We are community-minded. We are educators. We believe in high-quality design and exceptional customer-service. Going the extra mile to deliver a solar system that leaves a lasting impact, both on the planet and on the wallet, is important to us. We consider ourselves to be hard-working, fun, tenacious and design experts. With local roots in Charlottesville and Staunton, we also have a national footprint in Maryland, Idaho and Michigan. In 16 years, we’ve completed 1,700 projects across 10 states and 21MW of PV capacity. And really, we’re just getting started.

A Day In The Life Of A Sales Assistant

  • Collaborate with Branch Manager on cultivating residential and commercial sales leads
  • Identify and drive sales plans for Charlottesville and surrounding area; meet and exceed sales goals through prospecting, qualifying, managing and closing sales opportunities
  • Work closely with design and installation teams on develop sales proposals and estimate project costs
  • Participate in regular sales meetings; complete regular reporting of pipeline and accurate forecasts
  • Oversee permitting process and develop with external vendors

Preferred Qualifications

  • Comfortable communicating with external partners; relationship-minded
  • Self-started with strong communication skills, with a willingness to go above and beyond to drive success
  • Ability to take initiative, with some direction
  • Team player that’s flexible and not afraid to ask questions or speak up
  • Strong interest in solar and renewable energy
  • Detail and process oriented – comfortable becoming a specialist in new processes

Benefits

  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Schedule

  • Full Time Mon-Fri

Experience

  • Sales Experience: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Solar: 1 year (Preferred)

Altenergy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please send resume to: scooke@altenergyinc.com

Solar Energy System Installer - Charlottesville, VA

 

Job Description

Altenergy Charlottesville is looking for new faces for our install crew. Past solar experience, while a big plus is not required. What is required is intelligence, hard work, the ability to work with a team and the desire to aggressively learn our trade. Solar energy is one of the fastest growing industries in the country, and Altenergy is a company that can build your career. If you want to become NABCEP certified, a journeyman or master electrician; Altenergy will guide you down that road. All our promotions come from within. All our installers have a path to work towards whatever position they aspire to.

This is a physical position. We sometimes install at great heights in tough weather. Many of our projects are local but installers will at times travel throughout the VA area for up to a week at a time.

Altenergy offers a world class healthcare plan, dental, vision, a generous 401K match and more!

Who We Are

At Altenergy, you will work with some of the most creative, thoughtful and agile problem solvers looking to make a difference. We are community-minded. We are educators. We believe in high-quality design and exceptional customer-service. Going the extra mile to deliver a solar system that leaves a lasting impact, both on the planet and on the wallet, is important to us. We consider ourselves to be hard-working, fun, tenacious and design experts. With local roots in Charlottesville and Staunton, we also have a national footprint in Maryland, Idaho and Michigan. In 16 years, we’ve completed 1,700 projects across 10 states and 21MW of PV capacity. And really, we’re just getting started.

Job Type

  • Full-time Mon-Fri

Pay

  • $18.00 - $25.00 per hour

Benefits

  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Education

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Experience

  • Construction Experience: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Electrical Experience: 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification

  • Driver's License (Preferred)

Altenergy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please send resume to: scooke@altenergyinc.com

Solar Energy System Installer - Grand Rapids, MI

 

Job Description

Altenergy Grand Rapids is looking for new faces for our install crew. Past solar experience, while a big plus is not required. What is required is intelligence, hard work, the ability to work with a team and the desire to aggressively learn our trade. Solar energy is one of the fastest growing industries in the country, and Altenergy is a company that can build your career. If you want to become NABCEP certified, a journeyman or master electrician; Altenergy will guide you down that road. All our promotions come from within. All our installers have a path to work towards whatever position they aspire to.

This is a physical position. We sometimes install at great heights in tough weather. Many of our projects are local but installers will at times travel throughout the VA area for up to a week at a time.

Altenergy offers a world class healthcare plan, dental, vision, a generous 401K match and more!

Who We Are

At Altenergy, you will work with some of the most creative, thoughtful and agile problem solvers looking to make a difference. We are community-minded. We are educators. We believe in high-quality design and exceptional customer-service. Going the extra mile to deliver a solar system that leaves a lasting impact, both on the planet and on the wallet, is important to us. We consider ourselves to be hard-working, fun, tenacious and design experts. With local roots in Charlottesville and Staunton, we also have a national footprint in Maryland, Idaho and Michigan. In 16 years, we’ve completed 1,700 projects across 10 states and 21MW of PV capacity. And really, we’re just getting started.

Job Type

  • Full-time Mon-Fri

Pay

  • $18.00 - $25.00 per hour

Benefits

  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Education

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Experience

  • Construction Experience: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Electrical Experience: 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification

  • Driver's License (Preferred)

Altenergy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please send resume to: scooke@altenergyinc.com

Lead Solar Energy System Installer - Sacramento, CA

 

Job Description

Altenergy Boise is looking for a true lead installer/construction manager for solar projects in the Boise area.

We emphasize the word true to mean that we are looking for an extremely effective leader with significant solar energy experience. At Altenergy, our lead installers partner with our branch managers and ops team to manage the construction of our projects as well as leading the install team onsite. They are responsible for assuring we have high-quality, code compliant installs. They are responsible for training and evaluating new installers on site. They are responsible for assessing risk onsite and emphasizing safety. A true lead installer is the hardest worker on the crew. One who leads by example, side by side with his team. The ability to read and interpret electrical and mechanical drawings is a must. NABCEP installation professional certification or an equivalent experience is a must.

At Altenergy, training our employees is a top priority. We want to create a path for you to move up in our company through becoming a master electrician, part of our management team, or whatever ambition you may have. If you think you have what it takes we look forward to hearing from you.

Altenergy now offers a world class benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance, as well as a robust 401k match.

This is a physical position. We sometimes install at great heights in tough weather. Many of our projects are local but installers will at times travel throughout the Boise area for up to a week at a time.

Who We Are

At Altenergy, you will work with some of the most creative, thoughtful and agile problem solvers looking to make a difference. We are community-minded. We are educators. We believe in high-quality design and exceptional customer-service. Going the extra mile to deliver a solar system that leaves a lasting impact, both on the planet and on the wallet, is important to us. We consider ourselves to be hard-working, fun, tenacious and design experts. With local roots in Charlottesville and Staunton, we also have a national footprint in Maryland, Idaho and Michigan. In 16 years, we’ve completed 1,700 projects across 10 states and 21MW of PV capacity. And really, we’re just getting started.

Job Type

  • Full-time

Pay

  • $48,000.00 - $63,000.00 per year

Benefits

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Vision insurance

Schedule

  • 10 hour shift

Education

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Experience

  • Solar Installation: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Electrical Experience: 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification

  • Driver's License (Preferred)

Altenergy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please send resume to: scooke@altenergyinc.com

Lead Solar Energy System Installer - Garden City, ID

 

Job Description

Altenergy Boise is looking for a true lead installer/construction manager for solar projects in the Boise area.

We emphasize the word true to mean that we are looking for an extremely effective leader with significant solar energy experience. At Altenergy, our lead installers partner with our branch managers and ops team to manage the construction of our projects as well as leading the install team onsite. They are responsible for assuring we have high-quality, code compliant installs. They are responsible for training and evaluating new installers on site. They are responsible for assessing risk onsite and emphasizing safety. A true lead installer is the hardest worker on the crew. One who leads by example, side by side with his team. The ability to read and interpret electrical and mechanical drawings is a must. NABCEP installation professional certification or an equivalent experience is a must.

At Altenergy, training our employees is a top priority. We want to create a path for you to move up in our company through becoming a master electrician, part of our management team, or whatever ambition you may have. If you think you have what it takes we look forward to hearing from you.

Altenergy now offers a world class benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance, as well as a robust 401k match.

This is a physical position. We sometimes install at great heights in tough weather. Many of our projects are local but installers will at times travel throughout the Boise area for up to a week at a time.

Who We Are

At Altenergy, you will work with some of the most creative, thoughtful and agile problem solvers looking to make a difference. We are community-minded. We are educators. We believe in high-quality design and exceptional customer-service. Going the extra mile to deliver a solar system that leaves a lasting impact, both on the planet and on the wallet, is important to us. We consider ourselves to be hard-working, fun, tenacious and design experts. With local roots in Charlottesville and Staunton, we also have a national footprint in Maryland, Idaho and Michigan. In 16 years, we’ve completed 1,700 projects across 10 states and 21MW of PV capacity. And really, we’re just getting started.

Job Type

  • Full-time

Pay

  • $48,000.00 - $63,000.00 per year

Benefits

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Vision insurance

Schedule

  • 10 hour shift

Education

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Experience

  • Solar Installation: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Electrical Experience: 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification

  • Driver's License (Preferred)

Altenergy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please send resume to: scooke@altenergyinc.com