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An innovative collaboration between Community Energy Project and Energy Trust is helping low-income Portland residents enjoy the benefits of energy efficiency and reduced energy bills.

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At Energy Trust, we value collaboration to find innovative solutions and achieve results. Our people are learners and doers, the perfect mix of professional and friendly, smart and respectful. When it comes to delivering on our mission, our dedicated team goes all in.

We are on a mission to build a sustainable energy future for all 1.7 million utility customers we serve in Oregon and Southwest Washington. It is our responsibility to ensure that all customers can directly benefit from our services, including people with low and moderate incomes, communities of color, smaller businesses and rural communities. Through this work, we help grow Oregon’s economy, keep energy costs as low as possible and improve our air quality along the way.

“At Energy Trust we believe that everyone brings value and every idea brings opportunity. In order to innovate and succeed, we ask questions and learn from our experiences and from listening to diverse perspectives. We strive to create a culture of inclusivity and teamwork, where people are supported and inspired. If you’re someone who cares about making a difference, we want to hear from you and we invite you to explore job opportunities with us.” – Mike Colgrove, executive director

Open Positions

Sector Lead – Community and New Initiatives
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Program Manager – Landlord-Provided Cooling Spaces Programs
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Software Developer
Application Deadline: Open until filled

More Than Your Average Nonprofit

We Care About Each Other

Diversity, equity and inclusion
Supportive and transparent
Work-life balance

We Invest in Our People

Cross-functional teams
Education assistance
Conferences, seminars and training
Development opportunities
Come join us

Competitive benefits with attention to a work-life balance. At Energy Trust, we offer competitive benefits like medical, dental and vision insurance, paid time off, retirement plans and alternative work schedules with telecommuting options.

Our employees’ safety is our top priority. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we transitioned to a remote working environment. While we are considering ongoing options for remote and flexible work, we look forward to use of our office space once it is safe to do so following state and federal guidance.

Strong commitment to sustainability. Our LEED® gold certified office space in downtown Portland is near MAX lines, bus stops and bike pathways. We offer TriMet pass incentives and bike amenities to full-time employees. We also have a volunteer Energy, Environment, Engagement team (E3), a group of staff focused on internal sustainability and employee engagement efforts. Read the latest Employee Sustainability and Engagement Report.

Energy Trust is committed to pay equity. Energy Trust is committed to fair employment practices and non-discrimination, including pay equity for all employees. We do not discriminate on the basis of protected class (race, sex, veteran status, disability, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation) in the payment of wages or screen applicants on the basis of their current or past compensation. We determine salary by completing a review of your application materials to evaluate your related education, experience and training.

Don't Just Take Our Word for It

We’re proud of the recognition we’ve earned for our commitment to innovation, delivering clean energy benefits to customers and creating an environment where our staff can grow. Check out our recent awards:

Energy Trust is an Equal Opportunity Employer that highly values diversity and inclusion in the workplace
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