Grasshopper Solar Job Board

Customer Service Representative (Contract)
Mississauga, ON, Canada


Do you enjoy solving customers problems? Are you creative, resourceful and decisive in preventing customers issue from escalating? Do you enjoy being on the phone?

Then this opportunity is for you!

Please note this is a contract role until April 2020.


As a Customer Service Representative, you will be answering incoming calls from customers who are experiencing technical problems with their solar systems and other issues such as roof leaks, snow removal, critter damage etc.


  • Develop an open and effective channel of communication with each client that can be employed by other departments as well
  • Maintain a database of standard customer complaints in CRM
  • Develop scripts and processes to deal with standard customer complaints
  • Communicate effectively and efficiently with customers, demonstrating care, empathy and urgency
  • Take action and be resolution oriented to solve customer issues
  • Provide regular updates to clients on the progress of complaints resolution
  • Work with key business groups such as Asset Management, O&M, Project Management and Legal to identify customer excellence and bring to light customer feedback and effectiveness
  • Research and promote industry-leading practices to create outstanding customer relations

Required Skills

We are looking for an individual who has the following experience, and knowledge:

  • 3 years of customer service experience, preferably in a call center environment
  • 2 years’ experience in technical customer service preferred
  • College diploma or equivalent combination of relevant experience and education
  • Experience in the telecom, utility, airline, insurance or HVAC industries
  • Passion for technology
  • Ability to work independently with sole responsibility for deliverables
  • The intermediate-level user of Excel and Word
  • Solar or sustainable renewable industry experience an asset
  • Customer/Client Focus


  • Strong verbal and writing Skills
  • Excellent Listening Skills
  • Facilitation Skills
  • Positive and Professionalism
  • Time Management
  • Problem Solving Capability
  • Decision Making
  • Organization and Prioritization Skills
  • Multitasking Skills


Grasshopper Solar is Canada’s largest fully-integrated solar energy company, focused on the acquisition, development, EPC and long-term ownership of solar projects. Founded in 2007, it currently has CAD $500 million in assets under operation and various stages of development in Canada, the US and Japan. Grasshopper Solar has been the recipient of multiple national industry awards including Solar Innovator of the Year, Project Finance Innovator of the Year and Solar Developer of the Year. At Grasshopper Solar we believe solar power should be an affordable and accessible energy solution for everyone. We are a long-time advocate of green energy with a commitment to make our province a better place for families to live, work and grow.

We thank all applicants for their interest in exploring employment opportunities with Grasshopper however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Applicants may be subjected to a background check and must meet the security criteria designated for the position.

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