Hire our Trainees

GRID's installation training programs offer job seekers and hands-on and advanced training to further develop their skills and prepare for opportunities in the growing solar jobs market.

Why hire a GRID Trainee?

GRID Alternatives is a resource for a field-tested, highly diverse solar workforce. We provide real-world solar installation experience where jobseekers gain skills and knowledge transferable to all aspects of the solar industry.

GRID offers training in a number of in-demand installation skills. Through our Installation Basics Training program, GRID trainees can focus on the skills they need most and work to earn certificates.

Graduates of our Team Leader program have demonstrated technical and leadership skills qualifying them for the NABCEP PV Professional Installer Exam.

How to Partner with GRID

Join the GRID Alternatives Resume Bank and share job announcements with GRID’s regional offices free of charge, ensuring access to a highly skilled and diverse pool of applicants.

If you are interested in sponsoring our workforce development efforts and getting extra support for your recruitment needs, GRID Alternatives can work directly with you to create a customized recruiting partnership. Contact us at RecruitGRID@gridalternatives.org to learn more.

Get Started

If you are interested in hiring GRID trainees or learning more about opportunities to partner with GRID, please contact Erika Symmonds, Director of Workforce Development at esymmonds@gridalternatives.org.