Alberta’s Solar Industry is Hiring

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CN Theatre - MacEwan University
10460 105 St NW Room 5-142
Edmonton AB T5J 4S2

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The Employment and Training Opportunities
Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm


Solar in Alberta is generating many diverse job positions and new business possibilities. Come and learn from a panel of professionals who make their living in the solar industry, as they share their experiences and address important topics:

• The variety of available careers and jobs
• Recommended prerequisites and training
• Industry realities - wages, job conditions and opportunities for growth
• How to set up your own solar business


  • Brandon Sandmaier - Operations Manager, Generate Energy
  • Dale Rowe - Owner, Solar Super Store
  • Dave Cook - Solar Design and Sales, AltaPro Electric
  • Julia Edgar - Technical Sales and Design, Great Canadian Solar
  • Rob Baron - Head of the Renewable Energy and Conservation Program, Lakeland College

We also encourage attendees to check out the report Alberta's Solar PV Value Chain Opportunities which Solas Energy Consulting authored for SESA. This report touches on important trends in the solar industry that will lead us into 2030, including an analysis of Job Opportunities. You can access the report here on our website, and view the Table of Contents for the Job Opportunities section.