Canvassing Manager

Do you want to help revolutionize the way the world is powered? Do you enjoy working with like-minded people who are passionate about what they do? Would you like to have the opportunity to grow your career with a stable organization?

If your answers are yes, please read on.

As a Solar Canvassing Manager, you will be responsible for leading and overseeing a team of canvassers in promoting and selling solar energy solutions to residential and commercial customers. This role requires a blend of leadership, sales acumen, and strategic thinking to drive results in a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate will have a passion for renewable energy, excellent communication skills, and a proven track record in sales or canvassing management.


To be successful in this position you will need to have a strong sense of ownership and accountability. You should be self-driven, organized, able to manage multiple priorities at once, have a solid understanding of residential lead generation, and be able to communicate effectively with our customers and our teams. You should be an expert in residential canvassing  so that you can lead your team to success while upholding HES Solar’s core values.


Team Leadership:

  • Recruit, train, and manage a team of canvassers to effectively promote solar energy solutions.
  • Provide ongoing coaching, guidance, and support to ensure team members meet or exceed sales targets.
  • Foster a positive and motivating work environment that encourages teamwork and professional growth.


Sales Strategy and Execution:

  • Develop and implement strategic sales plans to achieve revenue targets and expand market share.
  • Analyze market trends, customer demographics, and competitor activities to identify new opportunities and challenges.
  • Monitor performance metrics and KPIs, and take proactive measures to address any areas of improvement.


Customer Engagement and Relationship Building:

  • Lead by example in engaging with potential customers to generate leads and drive sales conversions.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with customers, addressing inquiries, concerns, and objections in a professional and timely manner.
  • Collaborate with internal teams, including sales, marketing, and customer service, to ensure seamless customer experiences.


Compliance and Quality Assurance:

  • Ensure compliance with all regulatory requirements, industry standards, and company policies.
  • Conduct regular audits and quality checks to ensure adherence to sales processes and best practices.
  • Provide training and resources to ensure team members are knowledgeable about products, services, and compliance standards.


Reporting and Analysis:

  • Generate accurate and timely reports on sales performance, lead generation activities, and other relevant metrics.
  • Analyze data to identify trends, patterns, and areas for improvement, and present findings to senior management.
  • Utilize insights to refine sales strategies, optimize resource allocation, and drive continuous improvement.


  • Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, or a related field (preferred).
  • Proven experience in sales, canvassing, or direct marketing, with a minimum of 2-3 years in a leadership or management role.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively communicate with diverse audiences.
  • Demonstrated track record of achieving and exceeding sales targets in a competitive environment.
  • Knowledge of solar energy systems, renewable energy policies, and industry trends (preferred).
  • Proficiency in CRM software, Microsoft Office Suite, and other sales productivity tools.
  • Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, and the ability to multitask in a dynamic environment.
  • Valid driver’s license and willingness to travel as needed.


HES Solar is a local, family owned and operated, full-service solar company that was established in San Diego in 2001. Since our founding, our main focus has been to share the financial and environmental benefits of solar renewable energy with both residential and commercial clients. Our solar experts use the best quality solar arrays from SunPower to provide energy systems that are designed for durability and results. We also use SunPower and Tesla for battery storage to provide maximum energy storage for homes, businesses, or electric vehicles. We are committed to customer satisfaction and provide top-tier support to all of our customers. We specialize in turn-key implementation of money-saving alternatives to utility power that includes design, installation, and monitoring.

How to Apply

If you wish to apply for the above position, please email your resume and cover letter to with Canvassing Manager in the subject line.

HES Solar is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

HES Solar is a drug-free employer in accordance with all applicable State and Federal laws.

All job offers are contingent upon a successful pre-employment background check and drug screening.


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We are a San Diego-based, family-owned solar company. We have been an energy innovator since 2001 and can handle projects from small, rooftop solar panel additions to large-scale commercial microgrid systems. 

Our website is a great resource for your solar research. We’d also love to speak with you to answer any specific questions you have about your project. Click here to be contacted by an HES Solar representative, or simply dial us at 619-692-2015. We don’t use call centers so you’ll speak with a full-time HES Solar employee in California.

Robert Laverty

Senior Energy Consultant, Residential

Robert Laverty joined the HES team in the summer of 2018, bringing his ten years of solar design experience and his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Puget Sound with him. Robert is dedicated to finding solutions to help families produce and store electricity in order to reduce their reliance on grid power as well as help reduce their household’s carbon footprint. Robert’s experience as a newspaper editor as well as his involvement with the sustainability-focused Rocky Mountain Institute drives him to constantly seek out innovative ways to meet energy needs through renewable resources as well as helps him share those ideas with Southern California homeowners. When not at work or volunteering time with his church or community, Robert spends time with his wife and two sons or pursues his passion of fly fishing.

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