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716 College Avenue, Suite E
Santa Rosa, CA 95404

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Outside Solar Sales

About the Job

The Sales Associates position will work with our experienced Sales Engineers to create and pursue new residential solar sales opportunities from company provided leads and self-generated leads.  This position reports to the General Sales Manager.  The Sales Associate position will include, but not be limited to the following job functions:

  • Follow up on all assigned and self-generated leads in an expeditious manner.
  • Create, follow, and update lead in web based CRM.
  • Work with Sales Engineer to determine project viability.
  • Conduct site visits to review project conditions, shading, etc.
  • Analyze the customer’s energy bill and prepare job cost estimate.
  • Design most appropriate system for client’s needs.
  • Working within the guidelines of our designed sales process and procedures.
  • Attend bi-weekly sales meetings.
  • Consistantly close sales


  • The Sales Associate will be compensated with a competitive commission rate on completed sales.  Commission structure is based on experience and industry knowledge.  Successful sales associates will be able to take advantage of our full company bonus and benefits package.

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Minimum 1 year home improvement sales, solar sales or direct business to customer in-home sales
  • Proven track record of closing sales 
  • Ability ot operate independantly
  • Knowledge of SalesNet, CPF, CSI database, PVSys and use of the Suneye preferred but not required.

Complete training and orientation will be provided for qualifying candidates

Gaia Energy Systems has been exceeding customer expectations in Northern California since 1994. We are a technically based company providing both Residential and Commercial Solar Design and Installation, as well as ongoing commercial operations and maintenance.

Integrity, knowledge, and quality service are our guiding principles. We are invested in helping businesses, schools, homeowners, and more decrease both their carbon footprint and their energy costs through a combination of energy education, reduction and solar installations. We service all of Northern California from Marin to Humboldt.


Solar Installer Wanted (Mendocino/Sonoma)

compensation: Pay rate based on experience level.

Solar Installer

Gaia Energy Systems is seeking a qualified solar installer to assist in constructing residential and commercial PV systems in one of the highest rated solar companies in California.

• Prepare inventory for each installation
• Interpret and follow both verbal and written instructions (English)
• Install roof standoffs/flashings and reliably seal penetrations
• Layout and assemble solar mounting hardware, panels and array wiring
• Complete post install documentation
• Additional duties required as needed

Prior solar experience preferred
• Must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 50 lbs. & to occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 lbs.
• Ability to work in extreme environments (example: sun, cold, crawl spaces)

• Frequently required to stand, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
• Excellent customer service skills required.

• Frequently required to use hand and power tools safely and effectively, as well as work with electrical wires and components.
• Must successfully pass a background check.
• Must have a valid driver’s license and reliable form of transportation