Careers

Working with Sundance Power Systems

Thanks for your interest in career opportunities with Sundance Power Systems.  We are  accepting resumes from qualified candidates for the following positions: Accounting/Human Resource Coordinator,  Solar Sales Consultants, and Field Technicians.

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Accounting/Human Resource Coordinator

Sundance Power Systems, a leading solar energy installation company based near Asheville, NC, is seeking an experienced and motivated  individual to join our Accounting team. Sundance has served residential and commercial interests throughout the region since 1995.

Qualifications:

  • Experience with all aspects of Accounting and Human Resource
  • Degree in Accounting or comparable experience
  • Passion and dedication to working in the clean energy field
  • Strong communication and leadership skills
  • Aptitude for problem solving and developing efficient systems

To Apply:

We invite qualified candidates with skills in HR, Payroll, AP/AR, and collections to send a letter of interest, along with a resume and professional references to hr@sundancepower.com.  Please  indicate “Accounting/Human Resource Coordinator  Application ” in the subject line.

As we receive a high volume of applicants, we ask that you do not call us by phone. We will contact you if your qualifications meet our current hiring needs.

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Solar Sales Positions in Asheville, NC and Greenville, SC

The Renewable Energy Consultant (REC) positions at Sundance- based in Asheville, NC, and Greenville, SC- embody the spirit of Sundance by carrying out the sales process in a way that represents the integrity, values, and objectives of the company.  Reporting directly to the Operations Manager, the REC’s primary objective is to create and manage leads, work with these leads to develop trusting relationships, assist with design and estimates, and close project sales.  In addition, the REC will participate in strategic marketing programs to attract and develop new customers and expand the organization as a whole.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Execute sales action plan to meet or exceed company established sales goals
  • Develop, manage, and maintain customer portfolios
  • Document all customer communications & pipeline updates
  • Attend weekly sales and bi-monthly all staff meetings
  • Complete weekly expense and mileage reports
  • Stay up to date with current industry knowledge regarding products, technology, policy, financing and other matters related to renewable energy, etc.
  • Support company marketing & outreach campaigns and initiatives
  • Attend networking events, trade shows, festivals, and other Sundance supported events as needed

Required Experience and Skills:

  • 2-3 years of solar sales, marketing and/or development experience preferred
  • Passion for and dedication to working in the clean energy field
  • Aptitude for problem solving and developing efficient systems
  • Ability to develop, manage, and maintain customer portfolios
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, integrity, respect for confidentiality, sound judgment, and decision making abilities
  • Ability to function effectively both independently and collaboratively within a team environment
  • Advanced computer literacy with MS Office and internet research skills
  • Strong time management, communication, and organizational skills
  • Ability to quickly and accurately assess the importance of a phone call, email, or document and take appropriate action to involve the applicable people
  • Self-motivation and ability to grasp new concepts quickly

Equipment to be Used:

Must be able to operate computer and other office machines such as fax, calculator, copier, telephones and so on.  Must have valid driver license and be eligible to be covered under the Sundance insurance policy.  Must have the ability to safely operate company vehicles.

Working Conditions:

Office work with frequent and/or extended periods of driving. Standard Sundance office hours are 8 AM – 5 PM, M-F, but some after hours and/or overnight travel may be required.  Working with file cabinets and document boxes which require bending, stooping, lifting, pushing and pulling. Site visit activity will include climbing ladders, walking on roofs, and observing mechanical rooms. Duties require the ability to lift and carry up to 30 pounds.

To Apply:

Send  a cover letter expressing your interest in this position, along with your resume’ to hr@sundancepower.com. Please  indicate “Solar Sales  Application ” in the subject line.

As we receive a high volume of applicants, we ask that you do not call us by phone. We will contact you if your qualifications meet our current hiring needs.

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Field Technician:

The position of Field Technician offers an  excellent opportunity to start a solar career in Asheville, NC.

Responsible for supporting all aspects of project installations. Qualified candidates will be comfortable working on roofs, safety focused, and team driven. Experience in construction, roofing, electrical and/or plumbing is a plus. A clean driving record is required.  Starting pay is $12.50 – $13.50 per hour.

To Apply:

Please submit a resume and cover letter to hr@sundancepower.com, and  indicate “Field Technician Application ” in the subject line.

As we receive a high volume of applicants, we ask that you do not call us by phone. We will contact you if your qualifications meet our current hiring needs.

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(Updated August 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