SolarCorps Workforce and Volunteer Fellow at GRID Alternatives

Fields: sustainability, economic justice, environment, job training, education

Location: Oakland California

Deadline: June 8, 2018

Details and Requirements: GRID is an entrepreneurial, high-growth non-profit organization that provides renewable energy and energy efficiency services to low-income families. Through its flagship Solar Affordable Housing Program, GRID trains and leads teams of volunteers and job trainees to install solar electric systems for low-income families and affordable housing providers, providing long-term savings for the people who need them the most. In turn, low-income families are able to use their long-term savings to pay for basic expenses, and expand their economic opportunity by employing the skills and training they gained through GRID’s workforce development programs, in the growing field of solar installation. GRID’s vision is a successful transition to clean, renewable energy that includes everyone.

This is a VISTA position with a monthly stipend of $925 PLUS $1,300 monthly rental stipend. Total annual compensation is: $26,700 AND $5,920 education award for current/future student debt.

Apply Here: https://bit.ly/2IWd9Fr