Prepare participants for employment through instruction of specific skills training and positive work habits.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Include the following Other duties may be assigned.
Solar: Instructs and trains students on basic knowledge leading to entry-level certification in installation and maintenance. Demonstrates methods and procedures involved in installation and maintenance including, safety basics, applications, electricity basics, solar energy fundamentals, system components, module fundamentals and troubleshooting.
Supervises, manages and maintains all training operations and equipment.
Develops and maintains lesson plans, course objectives and curriculum.Continue
Develops and implements instruction in good work habits and attitudes.
Develops and maintains contacts with employers and local businesses to develop potential employment sites including establishing employer site tour visits for students.
Develops and implements an ongoing skills evaluation system of individual and class progress leading to course objectives.
Assesses local needs relating to course content and revises and adjusts curriculum to meet local employer needs.
Works closely with employment and training and case management staff to provide ongoing student development, assessment, and guidance.
Counsels students both on an individual and group basis in the area of responsibility, motivation and self-confidence.
Completes all necessary paperwork and systems data entry in a timely manner, documents participant files, and prepares written reports upon request of the Supervisor.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
SOLAR EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
AA degree in a related field, 40 hours of training in advanced solar and one year experience with installations; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience in solar panel installation or related experience may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for up to two yearsof the educational requirement.
Moderate computer skills required for data entry, Word, Excel, and other software programs, as required for the position.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or government regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedures manuals. Ability to respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. Bilingual English/Spanish preferred.
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only a limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:
Access to transportation, possession of a valid driver’s license, minimum auto insurance required by law (must allow work-related driving).
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. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Applicant’s auditory and visual abilities must be at level that ensures safety in all course-related activities.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essentials functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is moderate.