SUMMARY OF POSITION
The Energy Services Specialist provides comprehensive assessment, planning, and coordination of the delivery of services to eligible individuals. Exercises discretion and independent judgment in the performance of duties with respect to matters of significance.
The Energy Services Program includes the Comprehensive Energy Assistance Program (CEAP) which provides energy assistance up to pre-determined amounts for low-income households; the Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) which provides for repairs which reduce utility costs by minimizing the infiltration of air; and the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Program which provides support for a range of services and activities which address the causes of poverty.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The essential duties of this position include but are not limited to the following performance measures:
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Must be able to understand, apply and communicate rules, regulations and guidelines prepared by state and federal agencies relating to assigned programs; establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisors, co-workers, program participants, service providers, and the general public; demonstrate proficiency in both written and oral communication; exhibit excellent computer skills including Word and Excel in a Microsoft Windows environment; analyze and interpret data; and identify problems and provide solutions. Must be able to demonstrate a high level of professionalism and maintain a positive attitude. Must have capacity to work in a multi-task work environment, either independently or as part of a team. Preferred knowledge of federal and state rules and regulations
related to assigned programs; sound budgetary practices; and client interview techniques.