Administrative Associate (Part-Time)

Founded over a decade ago, Solaflect Energy is a leading innovator in solar technology, developing, manufacturing and installing the internationally patented Solaflect Suspension PV Tracker.  Do you want to join an energized team of hard-working, smart and fun people committed to rapidly expand the adoption of Solar?  Solaflect Energy is in an exciting period of growth and may well be where you belong.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Provide administrative support to ensure efficient operation of office
  • Answer phones, directing calls and messages to colleagues throughout the company
  • Handle requests for information in a timely and professional manner
  • Process and direct incoming mail and packages
  • Create and Maintain filing system, both electronic and physical
  • Maintain office supply inventories
  • Interface with project management software and company databases, updating information as necessary
  • Submit local and utility project permitting paperwork
  • Identify areas for improvement and create strategies for administrative upgrades
  • Participate in special projects as opportunities arise

What we’ll want you to have:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • High level of organization, planning and execution — ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks in an environment of frequent interruptions
  • Self-motivation and ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, Excel and ability to learn new software applications quickly ‘
  • Creative problem solving skills with a keen eye for detail
  • No shortage of positive energy and success building relationships

Please send your resume and any questions you might have to info@solaflect.com.

Solaflect Energy Apprentice Electrician

Launch your career with Solaflect Energy as an apprentice electrician. Solaflect Energy is a  growing solar energy company that is the best backyard solar system available, with a patented  dual-axis suspension solar Tracker that powers a home from the yard.  

A four-year apprentice program with Solaflect Energy has no cost, and leads to a Journeyman’s  Electrician license. Becoming an electrician is a career that cannot be outsourced, and a solar  electrician is part of the fast-growing clean energy economy. 

An apprentice electrician will work under the supervision of a Master and Journeyman  Electrician, will enroll in an online course paid for by Solaflect Energy, and will engage in the  installation of Solaflect solar energy systems. Much of the work is outside in exceptionally  beautiful settings throughout New England.  

Some of the responsibilities will include: 

  • Reads, interprets, and executes drawings, schematics, blueprints, and electrical code  specifications to install Solaflect Trackers and battery systems 
  • Tests electrical equipment and parts for continuity, current, voltage, and resistance • Installs, repairs, or replaces solar energy systems, DC motors, ethernet communication  systems, fiber optic cables, breaker panels, and battery systems 
  • Installs repairs, or replaces electrical wiring, junction boxes, conduits, feeders, fiber-optic assemblies, and home and commercial wiring required to install solar energy and/or  battery systems 
  • Installs Solaflect Trackers and foundations 
  • Corrects connections and wiring on equipment controls wherever incorrect applications  may cause harm and dangerous conditions 
  • Does preventive maintenance and testing of electrical systems 
  • Conducts preventive and maintenance programs, and also keeps maintenance records • Complies with standards and procedures of industry, Safety Manual, and abides by safety  rules. 

Requirements – Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Needed for  the Apprentice Electrician Position 

Here are important attributes, including knowledge, skills, and abilities required for this position: 

  • Must have high school diploma; additional coursework advantageous 
  • Must have demonstrated ability to learn new information and have shown the capability  to pass apprentice examinations 
  • Must possess communication skills, self-supervision, and respect for safety needs
  • Must possess team spirit, and be able to work closely with maintenance, production, and  engineering, and out of doors services 
  • Must have utmost respect for our customers and their homes 
  • Must have the ability to communicate clearly and pleasantly with customers • Must be ready to do overtime work if the need arises 
  • Must have a versatile work schedule 
  • Must be able to climb ladders 
  • Must have a valid drivers’ license and clean driving record 
  • Must be able to lift solar modules, pull conduit off of reels, and occasionally hand dig  (e.g. around bushes next to a house) 
  • Solaflect is a drug free workplace

Please send your application or any questions you might have to info@solaflect.com.

Internship

Are you inspired to make a difference in an ever-more-challenged world? Are you intrigued by innovative ways to replace fossil fuel consumption and carbon emissions with renewable energy? Do you want to spend a 3 month internship with an energized team of hard-working, smart and fun people committed to rapidly expand the adoption of solar? Based in Norwich, VT, Solaflect Energy’s internship offers the opportunity to play a meaningful role in a small and rapidly growing business and get your feet wet in the renewable energy industry.

Founded over a decade ago, Solaflect designs, manufactures and sells the unique and innovative Solar PV Tracker that follows the sun all day and delivers 40% more solar per panel than rooftop/fixed panel solar. And we’ve recently entered the world of home battery storage, as well. We’ve honed our experience and become an established brand in the Upper Valley, and now serve Vermont, New Hampshire, Western Massachusetts… and have just installed our first Tracker in Monterrey, California. We’re committed to hiring exceptional, self-motivated team members and providing them with all the tools they need to be the best they can be.

We’re excited to have a regular team of interns cycling through Solaflect year-round, bringing their energy and fresh thinking while cutting their teeth in the renewable energy world in a classic small business environment. Solaflect interns regularly step up to take on more responsibilities than a typical internship, providing rich and satisfying professional experiences during their time at the company.

What you’ll be doing:

● Working with either our engineering/operations or marketing/research teams

● Responsibilities will depend on your skill sets and interests… and our company needs. Let’s talk!

Qualifications:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication, and listening skills
  • High level of organization, planning and execution
  • Self-motivation and ability to work with minimal supervision
  • No shortage of positive energy
  • College experience, and an interest in renewable energy and sustainability

Please submit your CV and cover letter and any questions you may have to info@solaflect.com.