Creating Job Postings for the Weatherization Assistance Program

For more tips on recruiting high-quality candidates, check out our Outreach and Engagement Toolkit! Job Postings Versus Job Descriptions Job postings are not the same as  job descriptions. Job descriptions are internal documents that organizations develop for their staff. They are used to help staff clearly understand their roles and responsibilities, and also to evaluate […]

Weatherization: It’s More Than a Job, It’s a Career

Introduction When you’re looking for your first job, changing jobs, or making a completely fresh start in your work life, figuring out where to begin can sometimes feel overwhelming. In the news, we often hear about sectors of the economy that are doing well and where workers are in high demand—such as IT, healthcare, and […]

About Green Workforce Connect: Recruiting Weatherization Professionals

Weatherization careers are incredibly important. Not only does weatherization help families save money on energy bills, it’s also good for the environment and moves us toward a sustainable future. Yet in order for these goals to be accomplished, we need to hire more people. A lot more. Weatherization providers across the country are struggling to […]

What Is Your Why? Weatherization Professionals Tell Their Career Stories

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Outreach and Engagement Toolkit for Weatherization Workforce Development

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Recruiting great candidates for open positions in your organization, and raising awareness of weatherization careers, can be a challenge on top of your everyday work. Fortunately, you don’t have to start from scratch! This Outreach and Engagement Toolkit includes a variety of pre-made and customizable materials you can use as part of your workforce development […]

A Guide for Contractors New to the Weatherization Assistance Program

Welcome to the Green Workforce Connect “Contractor’s Guide to Success” for the Weatherization Assistance Program. This guide aims to equip you with the knowledge and tools you need to succeed as a weatherization contractor—whether you’re a seasoned professional or just starting in the field.  Weatherization is a vital service for millions of households nationwide, helping […]

Presentations for Community-Based Organizations and Trainers

Training providers in the weatherization space, along with community-based organizations that help connect job seekers to jobs and provide related services, can be some of your most valuable workforce development partners.  With these educational and eye-catching slides, you can inform these key stakeholders about Green Workforce Connect and how they can leverage its resources to […]

Presentations for Job Seekers About Weatherization Careers

Are you looking to hire more weatherization professionals?  Presentations to job seeker audiences in your local community, such as at hiring fairs or other events, can be an effective way to raise awareness about your job openings and the benefits of weatherization careers.  Choose from a variety of informative and eye-catching slides that feature the […]