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*Energy Advisor I

Candidate Profile:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Available to work full-time

Job Description:

This position is responsible for traveling to pre-scheduled appointments to install energy efficient equipment and products. Services are targeted to the residential income-qualified residential market and are intended to introduce the various programs and incentive offerings that pertain to the customer segment.


  • Perform all required duties as directed to install energy efficient equipment and products
  • Daily travel to pre-scheduled appointments at apartments, condo units and other qualified building types
  • Provide a professional appearance appropriate for a representative of our organization and the client
  • Ensure the meeting of customer specifications and company quality standards
  • Complete special projects as assigned
  • Complete and maintain all required paperwork, records, documents, etc.
  • Develop a comprehensive understanding of the program’s strategic direction regarding energy efficiency and the business activities of its customers
  • Follow and comply with all safety and work rules and regulations
  • Perform all required duties as directed to install energy efficient equipment and products including aerators, showerheads, and compact fluorescent lights. Install all energy efficiency equipment according to proper procedures.
  • Perform blower door and combustion safety testing as required by the program.
  • Work in a team atmosphere to collaborate and continuously improve operations year after year
  • Occasional weekend travel to a job site to accommodate a customer’s need may be required

Education and Experience:

  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • One to three years of experience preferably in basic wiring, lighting, construction, HVAC, troubleshooting and/or other technologies installed in commercial/residential applications.
  • One to two years of previous customer service/sales experience required.
  • Mechanical and technical aptitude required.
  • Experience in installing technologies, manual labor and using tools – Preferred
  • Background preferred in one or more of the following: - Preferred
    • Building science and design
    • Building envelope
    • Weatherization or related fields
    • Building maintenance
    • Home inspection
    • HVAC, lighting, controls, or renewable energy
  • Strong customer service and communication skills
  • Must be able to handle a wide work variety and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be a detail-oriented, organized, self-starter, and have an ability to prioritize workload

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to identify and resolve project application issues with customers and trade allies
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, specifically Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Proficient in using virtual platforms such as Google, Duo, FaceTime, and Zillow
  • Strong data entry skills in entering information in tracking systems/databases
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing with customers, clients, and employees
  • Ability to analyze and interpret data and solve practical problems
  • Knowledge of mathematical concepts such as fractions, percentages, and ratios

Licenses and Certifications:

  • Building Performance Institute (BPI) Certification Building Analyst (BA) and Envelope Professional (EP)
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation


  • Willingness to travel approximately 95% of the time, including occasional overnight travel


  • Full-Time


  • $23.00/Hour


  • Springfield, IL