Careers

Working with Sundance Power Systems

Thanks for your interest in working with Sundance Power Systems.

We are currently seeking candidates for the following positions: Designer and Field Technician.

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Designer

We are seeking an enthusiastic and competent candidate for a Design position that will complement our vibrant office atmosphere and operations in Weaverville.

The Designer is established as a support position at Sundance, working under the supervision of the Lead Designer. This position works closely with the sales team as directed by the Lead Designer to develop computer sketch-ups, designs, estimates, and templates for Sundance’s renewable energy and hydronic heating systems. The Designer’s primary function is to support the Lead Designer through performing design and estimating duties on residential and commercial projects. This support will also include staying current with new developments in all applicable codes, components & technology as guided and requested by the Lead Designer.

Candidates should have 1-2 years of experience in the solar energy industry and/or solar energy coursework.  A working knowledge of solar energy & hydronic heating systems, the associated components, code issues & installation experience is recommended, but not required. Advanced computer MS Office (including Word, Excel, and Outlook) skills are required, as are internet research skills. Recommended/preferred software experience is primarily Trimble (Google) Sketch-up; experience with software such as AutoCAD, TurboCAD, and Adobe Illustrator would be helpful but is not required.  NABCEP certification is preferred.

Candidate must have strong time management and organizational skills, willingness and ability to multi-task, and have avid attention to detail.  Must have strong math and analytical skills. Self-motivation and ability to grasp new concepts quickly are critical.

Only qualified, experienced candidates need apply. Please submit a letter of interest along with your resume and references to hr@sundancepower.com and indicate “Designer Application” in the subject line. We kindly request that applicants refrain from calling to check on the status of their application.

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Field Technician

We accept resumes for field technicians year round, and will retain them for 6 months to review when the need arises. You are welcome to send a resume and cover letter that addresses the following questions to hr@sundancepower.com:

  • Why you are interested in pursuing a career in the renewable energy industry and with Sundance Power System?
  • What are your best skills and how do you think they could be of benefit to our   operations?
  • How do you describe yourself and your values?

(Updated December 2016)


To learn more about how to pursue a career in solar, see this article: How to Land a Job in the Solar Industry.

We have also found these  web-sites to have helpful information:

AB Tech Economic and Workforce Development

ASU Wind Energy Education and Training

NC Solar Center Professional Development

NC Sustainable Energy Association Jobs Board

The North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners

Western North Carolina Green Building Council