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Solar Instructor

The Refrigeration School Phoenix, AZ
  • Posted: 28 days ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

The Refrigeration School offers vocational training in Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, Refrigeration (HVAC/R), and Welding. These industries need a skilled workforce and are not going away. Most of our hands-on programs take less than a year to complete to get students in the field faster.

Core Values:

Integrity, Communication, Accountability, Respect, Excellence (“I CARE”)

We are located close to the Sky Harbor Airport.

We are currently seeking a Solar Instructor.

Facilitates student learning to achieve program and course objectives. Organizes all aspects of the classroom function to include demonstration material, cleanliness, safety, and lecture. Administers lessons according to pre-developed lesson plan. Leads students through practical application of lessons taught.

Job Type: Full Time


· Motivate students by demonstrating professionalism, enthusiasm, sensitivity for their concerns. Actively involve them in classroom discussions and/or activities. Identify different student learning styles and adjust accordingly.

· Maintains accurate record keeping as it applies to student attendance and grades.

· Creates and maintains a safe environment at all times.

· Manages tools assigned to the classroom.

· Issues, inspects, repairs, and teaches proper handling of tools.

· Communicate, support and enforce school policies and procedures; advise students accordingly. Advise students on attendance, grades and discipline issues as necessary.

· Ensures an ethical and fair testing environment during periods of testing.

· Responsible to maintain classroom equipment through evaluation, inspection, parts ordering, and repair.

· Constantly evaluates curriculum to ensure relevance.

· Maintains a working field knowledge through continuing education.

· Conforms to prescribed methods of record keeping as directed by supervisory staff.

· Communicates promptly regarding supplies, tools or other essentials for students in the classroom.

· Demonstrates continuing professional development of technical expertise and as an instructor.

· Other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements:

High School Diploma or GED.

A minimum of three years of Solar field experience. Five years’ experience preferred. Demonstrated leadership skills.

Ability to work individually and within a group

Strong organizational skills and attention to detail

Excellent written and communication skills

Computer proficiency using Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, and Outlook) required

Why should you apply?

Competitive benefits package including Medical, Dental, and Vision

401(k) employer match

Paid holidays

2 weeks PTO- 1st yr.

Tuition Reimbursement

**Candidates must be able to successfully pass a criminal history check and drug test.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Interested? Apply now!

The Refrigeration School

Why Work Here?

Awesome CEO, Great Benefits & Great Culture!

The Refrigeration School, Inc. (RSI), located in Phoenix, Arizona, has trained individuals to become professional, entry-level Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVAC/R) technicians since 1965. RSI is pleased to offer our Welding Specialist program in December 2017. RSI has since expanded its training and now offers multiple career-focused training opportunities. RSI’s instructors are experienced industry professionals. RSI’s training programs are designed based on industry feedback to meet employers’ needs. RSI promotes a student-centric learning environment to support the learner who desires to put forth a great deal of effort to achieve his or her desired professional goals. The Refrigeration School was established to train entry-level Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration (HVAC/R) technicians. The Refrigeration School added the Electrical Technologies and Electro-Mechanical Technologies courses in 1986 and 1987 respectively, to respond to the growing demand for entry-level electricians and facility maintenance technicians. In 1992 the school made an additional commitment and developed the Associate of Occupational Studies degree program in Mechanical Maintenance Engineering. The RSI campus which is easily accessible from all parts of the Phoenix metropolitan area, includes two buildings with 21,000 square feet of classroom, lab, and support service facilities. An additional 5,400 square feet of outdoor shop area brings the total to over 26,000 square feet of training facilities.


4210 E Washington St, Phoenix, AZ 85034
Phoenix, AZ


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