Solar Decathlon Assistant
Position Number: 900729
Department or Office: Solar Decathlon
Level: Level C (Specialist)
Date Prepared: 02-03-2011
Student Employment Information
Work Study: Yes
The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon challenges 20 collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive. The winner of the competition is the team that best blends affordability, consumer appeal, and design excellence with optimal energy production and maximum efficiency.
To this end, the Solar Decathlon Assistant is responsible for working on one or more areas of the project as assigned: Communications (Website, Outreach, Events, Fundraising); Construction (Cost Estimating, Scheduling, Safety, Transportation); and Design (Architecture, BIM, Landscape, Engineering).