Everything we do at Sunrun is driven by a determination to transform the way we power our lives. We know that starts at the individual employee level. We strive to foster an environment you can thrive in through our commitment to diversity, inclusion and belonging.
The Customer Care Representative position provides professional, quality, and "best in class" service for existing and prospective customers by using a consultative approach that reflects the culture and philosophies of Sunrun. This position involves activities including but not limited to inbound and outbound phone calls, email, live chat, letter, fax, data entry, and social media. This role is responsible for facilitating, analyzing, and resolving customer issues, providing product support and following up to resolve concerns in an accurate and timely manner.
New Customer Care Agents are required to complete an
initial 7-week in-office training program. Following the training program, Agents are permitted to select in-office, hybrid or remote work options. Agents may be required to work out of the office occasionally as directed by their supervisor for in-person meetings, training or to pick up or repair equipment with our I.T. Department
Serves as a company ambassador by delivering a high level of professionalism and quality through the delivery of exceptional customer service and support by utilizing strong verbal and written communication skills and effective telephone techniques
Troubleshoots and problem solves customer's issues or concerns by providing solutions, recommendations, replacements, gathering of sensitive information, and/or detailed product information with a sense of urgency while using a positive and empathic approach at all times
Completes, maintains, and processes pertinent paperwork and records with a high attention to detail to ensure accurate data is entered in CRM and other technology as needed
Completes daily tasks within pre-established timelines by appropriately prioritizing multiple tasks within or across projects or cross functional teams with minimal direction from management
Meets all identified team and client performance metrics, goals and deadlines in a fast paced, ever changing, high performing team based environment. Provides back up support to other teams as needed
Takes the initiative to obtain and consistently upgrade product knowledge
Builds relationships and works closely with customers, co-workers, and all levels of the organization in a positive manner to supply necessary updates and reporting as needed
Recommends improvements to management in service, product, procedures, and/or packaging to support operational excellence or to prevent future issues of a similar nature
Report any training needs or system error/discrepancies to supervisor
Complete other tasks as deemed appropriate by supervisor
Regular attendance, punctuality and adherence to agreed-upon schedule of availability are conditions of employment and essential function of this position
High school diploma or equivalent
Minimum of 2-5 years of customer service experience
Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
Demonstrate an ability to display patience, empathy, and strong listening skills while ensuring customer needs are fulfilled in a timely and satisfactory fashion
Demonstrate an ability to maintain composure while diffusing and professionally negotiating a high-tension situation on a routine basis
Strong retention skills with the ability to follow a process flow and/or script as needed
Highly self-motivated with the ability to prioritize complex, diversified responsibilities, multi task effectively and execute tasks with minimum supervision
Strong organization and time management skills
Strong attention to detail and accuracy
Solid logical decision making and troubleshooting skills with the ability to problem solve in a timely and effective manner
Takes ownership of issues or questions and will escalate problems to the appropriate persons and follow up accordingly with the customer
Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality by handling sensitive and private customer information in accordance to Sunrun’s policies and regulatory requirements
Embraces change and is flexible to the needs of the business and team
Proven ability to meet deadlines and key metrics, work independently, as a team player, and drives results in a fast paced, team based environment
Proven track record of reliability and a strong work ethic is a must
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit for up to eight hours, and stand
Manual dexterity which allows the individual to use hands to type on a keyboard, use a mouse and write are required, as is the ability to talk, and hear
The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds
Melissa Becker ([email protected])
Please note that the compensation information that follows is a good faith estimate for this position only and is provided pursuant to acts, such as The Equal Pay Transparency Act. It assumes that the successful candidate will be located in markets within the United States that warrant the compensation listed. Candidates in locations outside this local area may have a different starting salary range for this opportunity which may be higher or lower. Please speak with your recruiter to learn more.
Starting salary/wage for this opportunity:
$16.32 to $20.40
Other rewards may include annual bonus eligibility, which is based on company and individual performance, short and long term incentives, and program-specific awards. Sunrun provides a variety of benefits to employees, including health insurance coverage, an employee wellness program, life and disability insurance, a retirement savings plan, paid holidays and paid time off (PTO). A candidate’s salary history will not be used in compensation decisions.
This description sets forth the general nature and level of the qualifications and duties required of employees in this job classification, as well as some of the essential functions of this role. It is not designed to be a comprehensive inventory of all essential duties and qualifications. If you have a disability or special need that may require reasonable accommodation in order to participate in the hiring process or to perform this role if you are offered employment, please let us know by contacting us at [email protected].
Sunrun is proud to be an equal opportunity employer that does not tolerate discrimination or harassment of any kind. Our commitment to Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging drives our ability to build diverse teams and develop inclusive work environments. At Sunrun, we believe that empowering people and valuing their differences will help us create a planet run by the sun for everyone. We are committed to equal employment opportunities without consideration of race, color, religion, ethnicity, citizenship, political activity or affiliation, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, sex or gender, pregnancy or any other basis protected by law. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal convictions, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.
Maternity leave coaching
Short term disability
Sunrun exists to accelerate the transition to a low-carbon, climate-resilient economy while building a sustainable future. Putting solar panels on rooftops and batteries in garages is what we do on a daily basis, but that's not all. We engage in partnerships that help create distributed energy communities, outline plans to bring connected energy networks to life, and author concept papers to share our vision with the world.