PosiGen Energy Efficiency Technician in Jefferson, Louisiana
Energy Efficiency Technician
About the Organization
PosiGen was founded in 2011 in New Orleans, LA, with the mission of making a positive financial impact on the lives of homeowners. PosiGen pairs energy efficiency retrofits and solar power systems to reduce household energy consumption. We are dedicated to increasing energy independence and ensuring the financial security of the communities we serve. Since our humble beginnings, PosiGen has expanded its solar energy and energy efficiency mission across Louisiana, New York, Connecticut and Florida.
PosiGen's Vision is to be the world's most amazing energy enterprise dedicated to delivering freedom, power and pure positive energy to all.
We are expanding quickly, and constantly challenging ourselves to think outside the box to promote solar energy and customer savings. Join PosiGen, and help us make a difference.
PosiGen 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, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Individuals who require reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act in order to participate in the search process should notify the Office of Human Resources.
Essential Job Functions
Assist, as needed, with conducting physical site inspections using a variety of equipment and tools including but not limited to: measuring devices, hand tools, various ladder types and sizes, blower door, combustion safety analysis equipment and protective equipment
Prepare quality control documentation of energy efficiency upgrades for upload to shared database and communicate results to EE contractors
Analyze failures and take corrective action on an as needed basis based on findings and severity of quality infringements
Develop relationships and ensure solar installers and energy efficiency crews install according to standards and in accordance to best practices
Develop training to bring quality awareness to Field Technician team and subcontractors
Continually improve QA receiving inspection process and procedures
Prepare QA reports
Accomplish energy efficiency results by communicating subcontractor expectations; develop and coordinate policies, procedures, and productivity standards
Maintain quality service by enforcing quality and customer service standards; analyze and resolve quality and customer service problems; identify trends; recommend system improvements
Maintain professional and technical knowledge of energy efficiency
Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
Identify opportunities to better serve customers through the delivery of EE work
Assist with Account Management and Project Management technical questions and concerns as needed
Must be able to work both on a team as well as a one man/woman show
Ability to understand, read, and comprehend plans and specifications; ability to stay organized and maintains project records
Excellent written and verbal communication skills required for accurate quality control evaluation documentation and work oversight
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals; familiarity of formulas within spreadsheets
Ability to read plans, specifications, diagrams, equipment submittals, and material data sheets
Excellent time management
Ability to capture referrals and leave customers happy
Ability to train and manage people
High School or Trade School degree in a discipline related to construction or building sciences, engineering or architecture is preferred
Building Performance Institute certification or experience with Energy Efficiency is required
North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners Certification required
A minimum of three years of experience in a discipline related to construction or building sciences; estimating or site auditing experience is preferred; photovoltaic installation experience is preferred
Customer service experience required
Minimum of 2 years supervising others
Proficiency with computers and various applications including MS Office, as well as a general disposition towards learning technology including the use of online platforms such as but not limited to Dropbox, Salesforce (CRM) on various devices (laptop, tablet, and smart phone)
Availability to customer calls on some evenings and Saturdays.
Provide and maintain a current driver's license and a clean driving record to safely operate a company vehicle
Must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment criminal, driving and drug screen
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Ability to work in extreme environments (example: hot sun, cold)
Must be willing and able to climb ladders, stairs and work on rooftops of multi-level buildings as well as within confined spaces such as attics
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.
Must be able to lift 70lbs
The employee is occasionally required to sit, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
Energy Efficiency Technician
Number of Openings
This position is currently accepting applications.