Renewable Energy Outreach Advocate (PT) - Sales (Portland)

Position: Sales Agent
Organization: Green Mountain Energy
Location: Portland, Oregon
Details: Part-time job in the renewable energy sector
Start Date: Immediate
Application Deadline: ongoing
Compensation: Guaranteed base pay + commission. Average starting wage is $17/hour, top earners make up to $30/hour or more on average.

Green Mountain Energy Company is the nation's longest serving retail provider of cleaner electricity.

Are you interested in working for a cause you believe in and being paid well in the process? If so, send your resume and a brief cover letter attached in Microsoft Word or PDF format to Resumes are accepted on an ongoing basis and will be reviewed immediately upon receipt. For general information about Green Mountain Energy, check out our website at

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Sincere desire to help protect the environment
  • Basic understanding/knowledge of renewable energy
  • Intelligent & articulate, with strong aptitude for understanding technology & doing quick calculations
  • Friendly, outgoing personality with good sense of humor
  • High level of personal integrity (honesty and reliability are a must)
  • Energetic, motivated, team player
  • Available to work evenings &/or weekends, 15-25 hours/wk
  • Available at least four to five days per week
  • Access to reliable transportation and personal e-mail account
  • Bilingual Spanish speakers encouraged to apply
  • EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

We offer:

  • Personal satisfaction of knowing that you are making an environmental/health difference!
  • Good pay and performance based bonus potential (hourly base + commission)
  • 401K benefits available, one year eligibility requirements
  • Flexible hours and work days (weekday afternoons/evenings and weekends)
  • Ability to work independently while being part of a team
  • Opportunity to work at fun events alongside fun colleagues

Green Mountain Energy is a drug free workplace. All employees must complete a background check and drug screen prior to employment.

Hiring Organization: Green Mountain Energy