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Solar Specialist

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Primary Duties Include:
Managing a consistent and at times heavy workload effectively

Responding to initial inquiries, qualifying new leads and performing initial estimates

Educate prospective customers on the value, benefits, and limitations of solar PV

Undertake solar site surveys at houses and commercial buildings

Preliminary design of solar PV systems

Develop and deliver quotations, economic analysis, and proposals for prospective customers

Close sales calls

Participate in marketing events such as tradeshows and local festivals

Education and experience requirements:

Knowledge of the construction and or solar industry

Education and or 2+ years experience in a technical sales position

Capable of lifting, moving and climbing a ladder and comfortable working at heights

Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Google Suite

Experience with Sketchup and asset


Critical thinking and problem solving

Excellent decision-making and leadership capabilities

Conflict resolution experience


Ability to work in a team environment with many different personalities

High level of organization

Class 5 drivers license with a clean driving record

Willingness to travel within our service area (Okanagan - Southern Interior BC)

Demonstrated passion for renewable energy

SkyFire is a growing mid-sized business which means opportunities abound for the right individual. While the primary responsibilities are those associated with technical sales, individuals who possess skills and are comfortable working in complementary roles (e.g. project management, drafting etc) on an as-needed basis are seen as particularly valuable to our business.

Benefits of SkyFire Employment

The successful candidate will enjoy:

• A competitive salary (for the solar PV industry)

• Opportunity to own shares in SkyFire Energy as an employee shareholder (after 1-year employment as per SkyFire Employee Share Ownership Plan)

• Comprehensive dental and health benefits (after 6 months)

• 3 weeks paid vacation

• Diverse, challenging and interesting opportunities

• The opportunity to work among highly qualified, industry leading professionals in a collaborative working environment

• The difference in working for a Certified B Corporation

• Ability to bring a well-behaved dog to work with you

How to Apply
SkyFire invites interested and qualified candidates to apply for this position. Please respond with a cover letter stating your availability (estimated start date) and what qualities and characteristics will help to ensure that you will thrive in this role, along with a resume to as soon as possible. We are looking to fill this role immediately. *We sincerely thank all candidates for your interest in employment with SkyFire Energy. However, only those candidates shortlisted for an interview will be contacted.

Posted: March 14, 2019
Closes: May 13, 2019