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Lightitech Marketing/Sales Intern

Intern for Energy Efficiency Sales

  • Chicagoland area
  • 10+ hours week
  • Outside sales
  • Entry level

Your future is LED bright! Lightitech is a provider of LED lighting products and services to utility customers and commercial customers in the Chicago area. Bring a willingness and enthusiasm to learn a new industry.

A unique opportunity to work in a small but fast-growing start-up business. You will work with the owner of Lightitech to develop relationships with clients to sell LED lighting and other energy efficiency upgrades. Lightitech’s access to utility incentives means our clients will pay only a small percentage of out of pocket money to upgrade.

  • Conduct lighting audits of commercial and multi-family buildings
  • Follow up on leads provided by Lightitech
  • Work with owner to prepare and present proposals that recommend energy savings measures, be able to explain costs and incentives, and then sell value to the customer
  • Responsible for representing the company in a professional manner and abiding by all safety and employee guidelines
  • Strong follow-up, organization skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to identify and provide solutions
  • Must be self-motivated and a self-starter
  • Valid driver’s license.


  • Sales training helpful
  • Interest in sustainability issues a plus
  • Training provided

Hourly pay + commission for any leads that develop into completed projects. Good opportunity for full-time employment following internship. Working vehicle is helpful.

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Posted on December 13, 2017 by .
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