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Permit Coordinator

Company: Freedom Solar Power
Location: Austin
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Job Description:

Freedom Solar is the longest-running and largest solar installer in the state of Texas. Founded in Austin in 2007, Freedom Solar now serves every corner of Texas, Denver, Colorado Springs and Tampa! Our reputation in both residential and commercial solar is based on our dedication to quality and service.At Freedom Solar, our mission is to empower everyone to get clean, affordable, and reliable energy from the sun. We take great pride in living by these 6 principles every day:Pride in Quality CraftsmanshipGo Above and BeyondPut People FirstHave a Humble HeartGive a DamnShoot StraightOur mission is the heart of who we are! It s a part of why we ve been voted Best Places to Work in 2019 and 2020 by the Austin Business Journal!We are experiencing rapid growth! In the past year, we have added over 200 new jobs! We are spreading the Solar Revolution!We are looking for an organized and detailed oriented Permit Coordinator to join our team! In this role, you will be responsible for overseeing all permit submissions for each jurisdiction including following up on permit status until received. You will also compile permit packets, completing permit applications, determining the necessary permit for different municipalities, and communicating with involved parities on permit status to minimize any delays.Job Duties:Filing building and electrical permits within Freedom Solar selling market jurisdictionsTracking and submitting payments/receipts to AccountingWorking with Customer Support team in providing details updates on project statusCommunicating with city/county agencies to obtain status information and permitting approvals.Ensuring timely processing of plans, permit, and application to various jurisdictions for requires reviews and approvals.Assist with other duties as assigned by Permitting Manager.Requirements:1-2 years of Permit Coordinator experience strongly preferred.Prior solar/construction experience strongly preferred.Must have Adobe Acrobat and Microsoft Excel experienceMust have excellent verbal and written communication skills.Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:Highly detailed orientatedStrong organizational skillsAbility to multi-taskExcellent customer service skillsMust have strong verbal and written communication skills.Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.)Professional demeanorWhat we offer our employeesFreedom Solar recognizes that talented people are attracted to companies that provide competitive pay, upward mobility, and an exciting fast paced culture. For this reason, we offer a competitive benefits package that includes the following:Competitive hourly pay with weekly pay dates!Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance and 100% company sponsored Short Term Disability. Freedom Solar also contributes $250 per month towards employees cost of premiums.401K employer matchingEmployee Assistance Program3 Weeks PTO8+ Paid HolidaysTeam Building!Career Growth Opportunities!NST123

Keywords: Freedom Solar Power, Austin , Permit Coordinator, Other , Austin, Texas

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