Join Solar Washington in this first in a series of presentations in 2021 focusing on workforce development in the solar industry. This presentation, scheduled for Friday, January 15 at 12:00 noon (Pacific) and titled, Working in Solar: Job Types at a Solar Installer, will outline the types of positions commonly found within a solar installation company. From design, installation, finance to marketing and more, Solar Washington Board member Kevin Moens (also of A&R Solar) will provide an overview of positions, needed skills, education and more.
About the speaker: Kevin Moens
Kevin Moens is a Lead Solar Technician at Seattle-based A&R Solar. He received an Associate of Applied Science in Renewable Energy Technology, worked one year as a wind technician, completed a Bachelor of Science from the University of Wyoming, and then continued his education with a Master of Arts in Environmental Studies at Western Washington University.
Details & Resources
Presentation area of concentration: Workforce Development
Suggested audience for this presentation: This presentation is open to the public and will appeal to those interested in a career in solar, career-changers, those entering or reentering the workforce, college and high school aged students.
How to attend? This presentation will last up to one hour, will take place online and is free to the public, but has a limited capacity. Those interested in attending must RSVP by filling in the fields below. Those who RSVP will receive a link prior to the presentation to view or listen in. This presentation will be recorded and made available on our website.
Additional resources: Check out links to area and remote educational resources as well as job listings on our website. The Washington Solar Energy Industries Association also has more information about installers (and other companies) throughout the state.
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