Home Energy & Resource Advisor

Tri-County Action Program, Inc. (Tri-CAP)
Organization Summary

Tri-CAP is a Community Action Agency that provides programs to low income individuals and families to build stability, achieve self sufficiency, and meet basic needs. The mission of Tri-CAP is to enhance and expand opportunities for the economic and social well-being of our residents and our communities.

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Location in MN
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16.55 per hour


Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. We have extended office hours on Monday & Thursday, 7:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Primary Duties

We are looking for a compassionate, enthusiastic, and motivated person to provide professional, courteous customer service by conducting energy assessments in customers’ homes and providing education and recommendations to reduce their household energy costs. We will train the right candidate! Primary responsibilities of this full-time position will include: *Conduct home visits to perform energy assessments and educate the customer in ways to reduce their energy burden. *Review household needs/ budget- provide appropriate referrals for financial literacy and other programs within Tri-CAP and in the community, including appliance replacement programs to reduce energy burden. *Conduct outreach and education activities, including presentations for businesses, agencies and other community partners. *Participate in data collection and program evaluation activities. *Establish and maintain effective referral network and community linkages.


three years post-secondary education and related work experience in human services and/or residential energy conservation. *Excellent public relation and communication skills; keep strict confidentiality of participant and agency data. *Strong computer and organizational skills required. *Knowledge and experience in providing energy conservation advice and budgeting, preferred. *Must have ability to pass Xcel Energy security clearance. *Bi-lingual (Spanish or Somali) preferred. *Ability to travel in four-county service area.

How to Apply

For application materials: Go to our website: www.tricap.org, email: hr@tricap.org or call our office (320) 257-4511. Application deadline is Friday, June 14, 2019.


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