Events

Job Fairs

GRID Alternatives' Solar Job Fairs

Though our workforce development initiatives, we are increasing diversity in the solar industry and helping connect people that need good jobs with solar companies that need good people. We're excited to present job fairs in cities across the country!

JOBSEEKERS: Meet face-to-face with top industry employers to start your solar career or take it the next level. 

EMPLOYERS: Get in front of hundreds of talented jobseekers! Meet, interview, and hire diverse and talented job seekers.

Sign up for our newsletter to be notified via email about upcoming job fairs in your area. 

Solarthon

Solarthon 2019 logo

Solarthon is GRID Alternatives' flagship community installation event, a fundraiser and solar block party that brings together people from all walks of life - individual fundraisers, corporate sponsors, job trainees, community leaders and the homeowners themselves - to install multiple solar PV systems in one community.

See upcoming Solarthon events and learn how to get involved!

Join GRID Colorado in Denver for the 3rd Annual Solar Career Expo!

Join GRID Alternatives Colorado in Denver for the 3rd Annual Solar Career Expo at the Solar Power Mountain West 2019 conference! Held at the largest solar conference in the Mountain West, this free event is an incredible opportunity to talk with dozens of hiring employers, and make connections that will help you achieve your career goals. The expo will be held at the Hyatt Regency Aurora-Denver Conference Center on April 16th, 2019, 1:30pm-3:30pm. For more information, contact Brittany Heller, GRID Alternatives Colorado Workforce & Community Engagement Manager at bheller@gridalternatives.org or (720) 943-5174.

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/solar-power-mountain-west-2019-tickets

North Valley Career Fair

GRID Alternatives North Valley will hold their 2nd annual Solar Career Fair on May 7th at the Greater Sacramento Urban League! Attendance is free for all job-seekers.

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/grid-alternatives-north-valley-solar-career-fair-2019-tickets-58609725266

Greater Los Angeles Career Fair

The 5th annual GRID Alternatives Greater Los Angeles Solar Career Fair will be held on May 9th at Los Angeles Trade Technical College. This event brings together hundreds of solar job seekers with the local industry. Attendance is free for all job seekers.

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/grid-alternatives-2019-solar-career-fair-tickets-25005610454

Two SolarCorps Fellows install rooftop solar

GRID Alternatives is recruiting for 40 positions in the SolarCorps Fellowship Program for 2019-2020. Positions in construction, outreach, and volunteer engagement start at the end of August 2019. Learn about hiring details, compensation and benefits, life as a Fellow, and life after SolarCorps by joining an upcoming informational webinar. 

Sign up using this link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/rt/2871147415091645197

The webinars are scheduled for:

  • Monday, 4/29 at 8:00 am 
  • Tuesday, 4/30 at 6:00 pm
  • Thursday, 5/2 at 12:00 pm

All times are listed in Pacific time.