Job Board | Green Jobs Listing

Green Building. Sustainability. Energy efficiency. The global economy is increasingly focused on conservation of natural resources and the protection of our environment. The demand for high performance, energy efficient buildings and environmentally sound practices and materials are leading to growth in the green jobs sector. Green jobs are transforming the economy to be more efficient, less polluting, more innovative, and more competitive.

As the movement toward a more sustainable economy continues, the workforce is evolving. Education is critical in preparing workers to meet demands. It is this desire for qualified workers that propels employers to contact Everblue with their job postings. Everblue's reputation as the leader in green jobs training gives employers confidence that when they hire an Everblue graduate, they are not only hiring someone with an industry-respected certification but they are hiring someone who has received extensive training and education in a focused and success-driven environment.

Check out these postings sent directly to Everblue from employers seeking to fill their green jobs. Please note: Everblue does not guarantee job placement following our training. These opportunities have been made available to you but are in no way endorsed or guaranteed by Everblue. In accordance with Everblue's Privacy Policy, we will never share student contact information or show favoritism in making certain job opportunities available to some and not all.

If you are an employer with a green job to fill, please send your job listing to info@everbluetraining.com.

Remember to Mention That You Were Referred by Everblue!

California Maryland
Michigan North Carolina
Washington DC  

  

Nationwide Opportunity

Job Title: Residential Energy Auditor/Weatherization Contractor

Company: Matrix Energy Services, Inc

The Residential Energy Auditor/Weatherization Contractor will perform energy audits and coordination services for multi-family complexes. Audits cover lighting, controls, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems for energy efficiency. This is a customer-facing role in which you will interact with and provide customers with advice and recommendations on the solutions that best suit their needs. You will also be working with others who are passionate about energy efficiency and making a positive impact on the industry.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work with multi-family building owners and installers to provide energy efficiency audits, advice and assistance in participating energy efficiency or energy conservation programs
  • Identify and provide documentation of on-site opportunities for energy efficiency measures.
  • Provide QA/QC of installations
  • Ability to promote, sell and influence property managers/owners to install energy efficiency measures in their buildings
  • Prepare and present reports
  • Ability to discuss technical elements of energy consuming equipment in a facility (lighting, HVAC, hot water systems, envelope, integrated design) and how it affects utility consumption and demand, to help build a business case to prioritize recommendations to building owners.
  • Ensure compliance with all quality and safety policies as well as all OSHA regulations

Position Requirements:

  • 2-3 years of experience in the energy efficiency industry. A strong understanding of how systems affect energy consumption is required
  • BPI and/or AEE certification required - EXPIRATION DATE ON CERTIFICATION REQUIRED - prefer that a copy of the certification be attached showing the expiration date
  • Working knowledge of EZRetrofit audit tool is required
  • MHIC license preferred - EXPIRATION DATE ON CERTIFICATION REQUIRED - prefer that a copy of the certification be attached showing the expiration date
  • Strong customer service and communication skills
  • Must be able to handle a wide work variety and work in a fast paced environment
  • Must be a self-starter, organized and have an ability to prioritize workload
  • Ability to identify and resolve project application issues with customers and trade allies
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, specifically Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Strong data entry skills in entering information in tracking systems/databases
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing with customers, clients and employees
  • Ability to analyze and interpret data and solve practical problems
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation

Benefits include paid time off, holiday pay, the option to participate in medical, dental, vision, and life insurance plans, and a 401(k) matching retirement plan.

To Apply: Qualified applicants may apply by completing an employment application and by attaching a resume and cover letter to http://www.matrixescorp.com/apply.html

IMPORTANT: CERTIFICATION EXPIRATION DATES REQUIRED.

Please visit our website at http://www.matrixescorp.com/about_us.html. Matrix is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Position Expiration: 06/30/15

 

California

Job Title: Lead Solar Installer

Location: Vista/San Diego

Our company is a leader in the solar industry! We are a fun place to work with an excellent reputation in the industry!

I am looking for someone who is responsible and is an expert in all types of installation and equipment. You will manage the installs be responsible for material planning, supervising and training! I am looking for a strong Lead but understands the business from top to bottom one when it comes to installation.

We have a very solid five-year plan for growth and we are in the throes of our expansion! It's an exciting time for us and for our clients. We have an unlimited amount of work planned for the future and we are looking for strong leaders to come in and be a part of this growth. If you are a senior level installer and are looking for an exciting opportunity with an unlimited amount of growth potential. . . Send your resume mediately!

Qualifications:

  • 1-3 years experience as a Lead installer, supervising a small to medium size crew
  • You have residential solar installation experience ....ground mount and a wide variety of roof types closing. Must have strong roofing experience, knowledge of various racking systems and proper attachment.
  • We are looking for someone who has strong leadership skills that will include on-site management, lots of interaction with our customers, job supervision, inspection, inventory control, vehicle maintenance schedules, responsible for managing your crew members. Any experience of building and safety inspectors is important.
  • Someone with very strong communication skills. You must have installer experience yourself. At least 1 to 2 years solar experience experience at all times, experience in roof layout and attachment, conduit bending, wiring etc. must have strong roofing experience.
  • Must have a current and clean driving record. Drug testing is mandatory.
  • Benefits:

    • We have a competitive medical and dental plan and a competitive salary! This position also includes a truck and equipment.

    How to apply: Applicants should send their cover letter and resume to Robin Ratajczak at big10storage@gmail.com.

    Position Expiration: 06/30/15

 

Job Title: Outside Solar Sales Consultant

HR Title: Field Energy Consultant

Company: SolarCity

Location: Multiple

The SolarCity team is smart, dedicated to our clients, open minded, fun, and composed of the solar and renewable energy industry’s best talent. If you want to join a rapidly growing, award-winning company with plenty of opportunities for upward mobility, we invite you to apply to SolarCity.

Overview: SolarCity’s Sales Consultants have the opportunity to educate homeowners to the benefit of alternative energy and save them money. Using state of the art software you will demonstrate the potential layout, function and benefits of solar energy based on their needs.

We take a consultative approach to educate customers on the growing solar/clean energy industry. Our Sales Consultants spend much of their time visiting with prospective customers at their homes. They are the primary external representatives of SolarCity. This position requires drive, self-motivation, the desire to help customers, confidence (without arrogance), and a high degree of professionalism to represent a product that is truly changing the world.

Responsibilities:

  • Participate in full life cycle sales and lead generation
  • Work with on-line tools to develop solar system designs as a visual example for home owners
  • Conduct analysis of customer’s current and projected electrical usage and financial ROI
  • Generate project proposals and quotes for customers
  • Close contracts at client homes
  • Log all communications with customers in Salesforce CRM contact database
  • Impact your earning potential and control your own paycheck (no commission caps)

Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of a successful track record of sales experience
  • Experience self-generating customer leads, exceptional follow up skills
  • A track record of achievement as evidenced by sales awards, beating quota, building a new book of business, growing a market, etc.
  • Must be highly proficient with computer skills - we move fast!
  • Microsoft Office and Basic Excel a must
  • CRM experience a plus (Salesforce preferred)
  • Desire to stay on the leading edge of a growing, disruptive industry
  • Motivated by career advancement, high income potential, and making a difference
  • High integrity, able to put customers at ease
  • Must be flexible working weekend and evening hours
  • Four year college degree highly preferred, but not required
  • Over-achiever, track record of winning at whatever you put your mind to
  • Excellent customer service skills required
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required
  • Valid state driver’s license, clean DMV driving record, and ability to pass pre-employment background and drug screen

Benefits for Full-Time Positions:

  • Competitive compensation with many positions incentivized
  • Paid training with the nation’s leader in solar power
  • Full benefits package including health, vision, dental insurance
  • Attractive vacation, sick and holiday pay
  • 401(k) savings plan
  • Employee referral program
  • Eligibility to receive equity in the company
  • Career path opportunities for top performers

SolarCity is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

How to apply: Applicants can apply directly on the SolarCity website.

Position Expiration: 06/30/15

 

Job Title: Solar Sales - Energy Specialist

HR Title: Field Energy Specialist

Company: SolarCity

Location: Multiple

Overview: “Believe in a better way!” Do you strive to be the best at whatever you put your mind to? Do you want to be part the movement that is tackling climate change? Would you like to be rewarded for your results and advance quickly within a high performing collaborative sales team?

The Company: SolarCity®, a publically traded company chaired by Elon Musk and co-founded by his cousins Peter and Lyndon Rive in 2007, is disrupting the way people power their homes and businesses. As America’s #1 full-service solar, we provide homeowners, business and government organizations cleaner, and more affordable alternatives to their utility bills. We have doubled both headcount and production year over year and currently have approximately 7,000 employees across 15 states and we install a new solar system every three minutes to continue this hyper growth, we need to hire smart super focused passionate people like you. SolarCity is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace.

Job Description: It all starts here! Field Energy Specialist is the first point of contact to help educate potential customers about the many benefits of solar energy. Through our partnerships with The Home Depot or Best Buy, you will be responsible for identifying potential customers, answering their questions regarding our service and arranging customer consultations in their homes with our Outside Solar Sales Consultants. You will receive extensive training on SolarCity’s advanced sales process and technologies.

SolarCity’s philosophy is to reward and promote top performers. This job isn’t for the faint of heart. It is for people who sincerely want to succeed, learn, grow, work with other smart equally passionate people and change the world for the better.

After you ramp and achieve your sales targets for several successive months, you will become eligible for promotion to Outside Solar Sales Consultant role where there will be additional training and commission potential and opportunity to move up again into a Sales Mentor or more Senior Sales roles.

Responsibilities:

  • Engage customers regarding SolarCity’s clean energy solutions
  • Drive the creation of in-store leads to meet personal and team sales goals and objectives
  • Collaborate with Outside Solar Sales Consultants to confirm in-home appointments
  • Set up SolarCity displays and collateral
  • Conduct in-store seminars and events for 20 or more people
  • Work side-by-side with top sales producers and learning from them directly

Qualifications:

  • 2 years prior experience in a quota-driven sales position highly preferred
  • Retail sales experience - working the floor highly preferred
  • Prior experience generating customer leads preferred
  • Proficient with Excel and MS Outlook (+CRM tool preferred)
  • Slightly obsessive about providing a great customer experience, in all the right ways
  • High energy, even higher integrity
  • Articulate with excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • We welcome over-achievers, leaders, Peace Corps or Teach for America volunteers, College athletes, Eagle Scouts, former military veterans, and community service leaders
  • Must be flexible working weekend, evening and holiday shifts
  • Must be comfortable standing and walking for long periods of time in a retail sales environment
  • Min 18 years of age with a high school degree, recent college grads preferred
  • Valid driver’s license

Benefits:

  • No cap on commissions
  • Top Energy Specialists typically earn $75-80k
  • Paid training with the nation’s leader in solar power
  • Full benefits package including health, vision, dental insurance
  • Attractive vacation, sick, holiday pay, and 401(k) savings plan
  • Eligibility to receive equity in the company

SolarCity is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

How to apply: Applicants can apply directly on the SolarCity website.

Position Expiration: 06/30/15

 

Job Title: Licensed Electrician

Company: Solar City

Location: Morgan Hill, CA

Overview: The Licensed Journeyman Electrician will provide leadership and technical expertise for a photovoltaic installation team (three-person crew). In this position, the Licensed Journeyman Electrician will communicate the necessary job status data to the SolarCity operations management team to assure the successful operation of complete and working systems. The ideal candidate will also lead efforts for safe working practices for the SolarCity installation team.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership and technical expertise for a photovoltaic installation team (three-person crew)
  • Communicate the necessary job status data to the SolarCity operations management team to assure the successful operation of complete and working systems
  • Lead efforts for safe working practices for the SolarCity installation team

Qualifications:

  • Requires a valid state Journeyman Electricians License to be considered for the position and a minimum of five years of relevant work experience
  • Previous experience installing photovoltaic systems preferred
  • North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) certification preferred
  • Ability to work in extreme environments (example: hot sun, cold)
  • Must be willing and able to climb ladders, stairs and work on rooftops
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Exercises a high level of professionalism and a positive demeanor
  • Capable of lifting 50 lbs
  • Must have a clean driving record
  • Must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment criminal, driving and drug screen
  • Must have a clean driving record (example- no DUI in the last 5 years)
  • Must have a valid state driver’s license
  • Thrive in a team environment

Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation with many positions incentivized
  • Paid training with the nation’s leader in solar power
  • Full benefits package including health, vision, dental insurance
  • Attractive vacation, sick and holiday pay
  • 401(k) savings plan
  • Employee referral program
  • Eligibility to receive equity in the company
  • Career path opportunities for top performers

How to apply: Applicants can apply directly on the SolarCity website.

Position Expiration: 06/30/15

 

Job Title: Home Performance Advisor/Energy Assessment Assistant

Company: ELEM3NTS -- Zero Energy

Location: Office is located in San Jose - we work in Santa Clara, San Mateo, and Alameda Counties. Looking for local candidates.

Description: ELEM3NTS is looking to add a motivated person to their team. Successful candidate will start as an assistant with the opportunity to eventually conduct full energy assessments. We are considering part time and full time - available as soon as possible.

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Have construction and HVAC knowledge
  • BPI and/or HERS Certification is a plus
  • Must have CA valid driver's license
  • Ability to provide great customer service
  • Good communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Computer skills including Word and Excel 



How to apply: 
If you are self-motivated, ELEM3NTS wants to meet you! Please simply email resume to: alfredo@e3-elements.com

Position Expiration: 06/30/15

Back to top

 

Maryland

Job Title: BPI Certified Home Energy Auditor

Company: Advanced Green Home Solutions

Service Areas: Baltimore/Annapolis

Seeking BPI certified auditors to perform home energy audits in the Baltimore/Annapolis Maryland region. We are seeking professional individuals that can conduct a comprehensive home energy audit, enter results into a template and explain results to a homeowner. Must have a current Building analyst certification and envelope would be a great addition. We are a growing company and have many opportunities for job growth.

Certifications Required: Building Analyst

Contact: advancedgreenhomesolutions@gmail.com or call 443-691-3499

Position Expiration: 06/30/15

 

Job Title: Contracting Team Leader

Company: Elysian Energy is the area’s leading provider of residential energy efficiency services. Our motto, “Lower Bills ~ Lower Impact ~ Higher Value”© speaks directly to our mission of reducing consumption and environmental impact while enhancing both comfort and value in the home. www.elysianenergy.com

Location: Silver Spring, MD

Description: Now accepting applications for a Contracting Team Leader to act as a “Crew Chief” and on-site coordinator for contracting projects. This position offers the opportunity to work with the area’s leader in residential energy efficiency in efforts to help homeowners reduce their environmental impact while saving on their energy bills. The Contracting Team Leader reports to the Contracting Manager, and is responsible for the oversight of weatherization crews and preforming home improvements such as air and duct sealing, insulation, etc.

Responsibilities:

- Coordinate field operations and contracting work in the field, including whole house air-sealing, insulation, and/or duct-sealing improvements
- Act as “Crew Chief” on job sites, overseeing Weatherizers in the field
- Work with Contracting Manager to coordinate and lead contracting training
- Track and inform contracting manager of low inventory and potential “stop work” conditions
- Quality Control and review of Weatherizers
- Ensure compliance with all OSHA/local/federal/state codes for field work operations
- Build and nurture positive relationship and maintain rapport with Client during contracting operations
- Oversee and/or perform all test-out operations
- Drive contracting truck
- Manage and organize contracting storage unit
- Perform occasional comprehensive energy audits and test-outs after work completion
- Assist with other Elysian Energy programs and projects as needed

Skills/Qualifications: The ideal candidate is energetic, personable and self-motivated with a demonstrated passion for contributing to the sustainability movement. Compensation based on experience. Other qualifications include:

- BPI RBE-WHALCC certification and/or experience leading Weatherization Teams
- Strong familiarity with/understanding of rebate requirements
- Strong familiarity with residential construction and/or building science

We will train all motivated candidates with preference given to those with the following:

- High school diploma (some college preferred)
- Strong written and verbal communication skills

How to apply: Email resumes to john@elysianenergy.com

Position Expiration: 06/30/15

  

Job Title: Weatherization Technician

Company: Elysian Energy, LLC is the Silver Spring, Maryland area's leading provider of residential energy efficiency services. Our motto, "Lower Bills - Lower Impact - Higher Value" speaks directly to our mission of reducing consumption and environmental impact while enhancing both comfort and value in the home. www.elysianenergy.com

Location: Silver Spring, Maryland

Description: Perform weatherization contract work under the direction of the Contracting Manager and/or Contracting Team Leader. Perform basic air-sealing/insulation tasks without direct supervision. Responsible for direct implementation of Scopes of Work. Drive 14 ft box truck as needed. Assist with other Elysian Energy programs and projects as needed.

Skills/Qualifications: The ideal candidate is energetic, personable and self-motivated with a demonstrated passion for contributing to the sustainability movement. Other qualifications include:

- 1+ years construction, weatherization, carpentry, or insulation experience
- Weatherization training or equivalent experience
- Strong familiarity with/understanding of rebate requirements
- Ability to lift 50+ lbs
- Ability to safely work in attics and/or crawlspaces
- Ability to operate insulation blowing machine preferred
- Ability to safely use hand and power tools
- Ability to work evenings (overtime) as needed
- Ability to pass pre-employment background check

We will train all motivated candidates with preference given to those with the following:

- Valid and active driver’s license with clean driving record
- High school diploma (some college preferred)
- WAP and/or BPI BA certification (BPI Envelope certification a plus)
- Familiarity with residential construction and/or building science

Benefits: Competitive salary and benefits package based on experience.

How to apply: Please contact Elysian Energy at (240) 381-1531 and/or john@elysianenergy.com.

Position Expiration: 06/30/15

 Back to top

 

Michigan

Job Title: Home Performance Assessor

Company: Inspired Green

Service Areas: Grand Ledge, MI

Interested in working on a team dedicated to helping families in a high-growth industry? You could be Inspired Green’s next Home Performance Assessor.

85% of homes in the United States have an issue effecting the health, safety, comfort or finances of the families living in the home. Inspired Green enhances the quality of life for families as affected by their home through home performance analysis and improvements. We leverage a partnership with a non-profit organization, certified by the Building Performance Institute, to verify that all recommendations are based in scientific evidence as opposed to a one-sided revenue gain from the sale of a product or service.

As a Home Performance Audit Technician you’ll have the opportunity to collect and analyze data obtained during through a comprehensive Home Performance Assessment. These Assessments are scheduled for you by Home Performance Consultants that meet with several families each day to determine if an Assessment or improvements might benefit them. Specifically you will:

  • Obtain square footage and volume of home
  • Conduct external inspection of roof, soffits and home façade for condition and ventilation
  • Perform blower-door depressurization testing
  • Obtain whole-house photographs and infrared thermographs.
  • Conduct Combustion Safety Tests (CAZ) of appliances and equipment.
  • Determine/measure insulation levels throughout the home
  • Visually inspect of age and condition of HVAC equipment and ducts.
  • Visually inspect/measure windows, doors and weather-stripping.
  • Identify signs of home performance issues throughout the home
  • Enter data into web-based Data Collection Form and upload/submission to online Drop-Box account

When a family decides to move forward with improvements, you will also return to conduct a ‘Test Out’ to ensure all work was installed to specification and in accordance with standards set by the Building Performance Institute.

Inspired Green maintains a proven marketing, sales and operational system. You will be provided with the tools, training and accountability to fulfill your role and ensure we deliver unparalleled quality to the families we serve.

Compensation:

Home Performance Assessor compensation is paid per activity as follows:

  • $90 per Audit (including administrative time)
  • $30 per Test-Out (post-installation quality inspection, including administrative time)

The hourly equivalent of the above activities is between $20 and $30, depending on the production efficiency of the individual.

When working at capacity you should expect to conduct 8 Audits per week and 5 Test-Outs for a total weekly compensation of $870.

Requirements:

  • BPI Building Analyst Certification
  • High School diploma, GED or equivalent experience
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation
  • Cell phone for communication with HQ
  • Ability to read and communicate effectively using the English language
  • Must successfully pass a background check.
  • Demonstrate high attention to detail
  • Aptitude to think through mathematical problems

Other Preferred Qualifications:

  • Some college courses in related field
  • Experience in construction, home maintenance, and/or energy optimization

Benefits:

After 90 days of continuous full time employment, and while full time status is maintained, you will be eligible to also receive an additional $600 per month as a contribution to a Health Savings Account. You will also receive 5 paid-flex days to be used, in whole or part, for personal or sick time off. You will receive 5 paid-vacation days after one year of continuous full-time employment.

Contact: jobs@goinspiredgreen.com or call 443-691-3499

Position Expiration: 06/30/15

 

North Carolina

Job Title: Solar Energy Sales Consultant

Company: Solar Solution LLC

Service Areas: Charlotte, NC

Solar Solution LLC, a premier turnkey solar electric PV system installer and is looking for experiences sales professional’s for immediate hire. Outside / In-home sales experience a plus, but will train the right people. Must have your own vehicle, a great attitude and KNOW HOW TO CLOSE.

Our company is a leading solar installer which has enabled residents, churches, businesses, and schools to adopt solar power in new and creative ways, customized for every application.

As a Renewable Energy Sales Consultant you will be assigned qualified leads in addition to self-generated leads. Your job will be to contact, present, and CLOSE them on solar PV systems which make economic and environmental sense to our clients. We will provide you with all the training, tools, and support you need for success.

Benefits:

  • Base Pay, Plus Commission (Opportunity to make over $100,000/yr)
  • Competitive Commission Rates
  • Paid Training
  • Opportunities for Advancement

To Apply: Applicants may apply directly here

Position Expiration: 06/30/15

 

Washington DC

Job Title: Junior Solar Energy Sales Associate

Company: Solar Solution LLC

Service Areas: Washington, DC

Solar Solution LLC, a premier turnkey solar electric PV system installer and is looking for recent college graduates and young professional’s for immediate hire. Administrative, technical, and/or sales experience a plus, but will train the right people. Must have a great attitude and be a team player.

Our company is a leading solar installer which has enabled residents, churches, businesses, and schools to adopt solar power in new and creative ways, customized for every application. As a rapidly growing company we are looking exclusivley for innovative and talented individuals to join a our team and provide additional room for growth.

As a Junior Solar Energy Sales Associate your job will be assist your senior team member by qualifying inbound leads, scheduling site visits and preparing proposals and presentation material; in addition to post-sales paperwork submission and filing. Your job will be to make sure your senior team member remains organized and maintains prompt followup with all leads in pipeline. So organizational skills is a top priority! Commission on total sales will be split between senior and junior member of each team. We will provide you with all the training, tools, and support you need for success.

Benefits:

  • Base Pay, Plus Commission (Opportunity to make over $60,000/yr)
  • Opportunities for Advancement
  • Paid Training
  • Vibrant and young family-oriented work environment

To Apply: Applicants may apply directly here

Position Expiration: 06/30/15

Everblue's Partners

 

Everblue is a Member of the US Green Building Council 

Certified BPI Test Center 

RESNET Logo

 

NABCEP Entry Level Solar Exam Training Provider

 

Certified NATE Training Provider