Solar Power One is an American company using American made products, headquartered in Chicago, Illinois that specializes in solar energy and energy-saving services.
Growing rapidly with over 1500+ employees we have branched outside of Illinois and currently operate in all 50 states.
Solar Power-One is a renewable energy company that provides high-quality American-made solar panels as part of a complete energy-savings package for residential customers in all 50 states. The continued growth of the business provides exciting opportunities for employment. The growth of our business provides continued opportunities for employment.
Solar Power One is an Elite Solar Company that is working towards Building A Global Renewable Energy Generation Program Serving All Sectors.
We strive to hire the most driven employees to help keep the movement toward becoming the #1 top Solar Company in the U.S.!
Come join our Team at Solar Power-One, and let’s help our planet recover from the current disaster together!
Are you ready to get in on the ground floor of a rapidly growing renewable energy company?
Interconnection is the process by which the utility reviews the project and approves it to be energized. The Utility Team is responsible for managing the application for interconnection on the customer’s behalf, ensuring that the company is following program rules. Coordinators interact daily with a broad audience, including public utility companies and internal teams, such as Sales, Operations, Engineers, and Accounting. Ensuring that utility interconnection approval is received requires a significant amount of administrative work including the retrieval and coordination of information, completing detailed and technical applications and submissions, relationship management, management of deadlines and milestones, and attention to detail.
Who we are looking for?
The ideal candidate must be able to listen and observe, quickly identify the heart of a problem, research the issue, and clearly summarize what is needed. He or she must also be flexible and positive. This candidate must be extremely detail-oriented and organized. Strong written and verbal communication skills are a must. The ideal candidate is open to change and quick to adapt as necessary. Employees who are successful in this role are proactive, use common sense, and take pride of ownership over the quality and accuracy of their work.
Prepare, review, and submit a high volume of applications and claims ensuring compliance with all relevant utility guidelines and agreements.
Identify common issues and develop suitable solutions and processes. Address incoming inquiries in a timely, efficient, and professional manner.
Update notes in the internal database for all related tasks and manages project status changes
Follow up on inquiries about project status in a timely, efficient, and professional manner
Email and phone communication with colleagues and utilities to ensure project move smoothly
Conduct web research and phone inquiries to analyze and document utility processes for various states and utilities
Pro-actively contact utilities on the status of projects and get clarification on utility requirements
Evidence of exceptional ability
Extremely detailed and organized
Great problem-solving skills and good judgment
Enthusiastic and passionate about the solar industry
Patient, calm, and have a positive demeanor
Have a sense of urgency and thrive in a fast-paced environment
Effectively prioritize, multi-task, and manage time well
Flexibility and ability to adapt to an ever-changing environment
Proficient with desktop applications such as SalesForce, Adobe Acrobat, MS Office, and Internet Explorer required
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent customer service skills required
Ability to work well with others in a collaborative team environment
A professional work environment
Flexible work schedule
Complete on the job training
Opportunity for advancement based upon performance
Competitive hourly pay
Referral bonuses – $250 for referring amazing employees just like you!
Excellent opportunities for professional growth = more income!
Monday – Friday 8:00AM – 5:00PM EST and 9:00AM – 6:00PM EST
Health, dental, vision, short term disability, company-paid life insurance, supplemental life insurance, accident insurance, flex spending accounts, sick time, and paid time off
This job operates in an office environment with a business casual dress code. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets, and fax machines.
The physical demands described herein are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or listen. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. This position requires the ability to occasionally lift office products and supplies, up to 20 pounds.
Solar Power One, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. We give consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other protected classification.