Updated: Oct 6
Subject: OSSIA is looking for a Project Manager
OSSIA is a great place to work where your whole person is respected.
See our website for the job posting and description, which is below. OSSIA is a BIPOC and LGBTQAI-affirming organization. Please spread the word! We need a great detail-oriented person ASAP!
Are you passionate about climate and equity? Are you hyper-detail oriented? Are you ready to work with Oregon communities to bring about change? Oregon Solar + Storage Industries Association (OSSIA) and the Oregon Solar Energy Education Fund (OSEEF) are hiring a Project Manager to manage our workforce development programs.
The solar industry provides good paying jobs but is 90% white and 80% male; OSSIA/OSEEF seek to change that through our work. OSSIA is seeking a dynamic and detail-oriented Project Manager with strong relationship building skills who has connections and experience working with communities of color. The core of the position is to project manage OSSIA/OSEEF’s various programs and funding streams in order to expand the solar workforce in an equitable way that builds value for communities and the industry.
OSSIA and OSEEF are small but mighty organizations. Staff and volunteer Boards of Directors support each other and work collaboratively to advance our goals. We celebrate our successes and navigate our challenges together. Over the past few years, we have held record-breaking industry conferences, passed critical solar legislation, and created a new solar workforce training with a local pre-apprenticeship programs.
As a strong candidate you will get excited about tracking details, be able to multi-task and manage projects from initial budgeting, to project timelines, to final invoicing. You will have a passion for advancing gender and racial equity and climate justice.
Join our dynamic and kind team to make a difference together in our world, locally and globally. Full job description and how to apply at www.orssia.org
Dr. Michelle Maher
LRT Apprenticeship Program