SolarCorps Program Assistant

Deadline: Until Filled

About GRID Alternatives
GRID Alternatives is the country’s largest nonprofit solar installer. GRID is an entrepreneurial, high-growth non-profit organization that provides renewable energy and energy efficiency services to low-income families. Through its flagship Solar Affordable Housing Program, GRID trains and leads teams of volunteers and job trainees to install solar electric systems for low-income families and affordable housing providers, providing long-term savings for the people who need them the most. In turn, low-income families are able to use their long-term savings to pay for basic expenses, and expand their economic opportunity by employing the skills and training they gained through GRID’s workforce development programs, in the growing field of solar installation. GRID’s vision is a successful transition to clean, renewable energy that includes everyone.

Required skills/experience

  • Must be able to manage multiple projects and adapt to changing priorities and demanding work loads.

  • Excellent customer service skills.

  • Superior written and verbal skills.

  • Strong research and analysis skills.

  • Excellent database management and analysis (Excel or other spreadsheet).

  • Highly developed interpersonal skills.

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

  • Must be self-motivated and self-directed.

  • High degree of organization, dependability, and follow-through required.

  • Passion for renewable energy, sustainability, affordable housing, the environment, or environmental justice.