Office Assistant and Customer Service Representative

Madison, Wisconsin
03 Oct 2016
03 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Part Time
Job Overview:

CB&I currently has an opening for an Office Assistant and Customer Service Representative on a contract/part-time basis for Focus on Energy located in Madison, WI. Focus on Energy consists of many entities - program administrator, program implementers, trade ally contractors and other partners. We are looking for someone who is comfortable working with multiple parties on a variety of office related tasks. The Office Assistant will maintain office operations by receiving and distributing communications; maintaining supplies and equipment; and serving customers by providing phone and email assistance. Our office is situated in downtown Madison on the square with a great view of the capitol. This is a part-time position with reliable hours; 12:00 pm - 5:00 Monday - Friday. As part of the marketing and customer service team, you will both directly and indirectly provide support related to achieving Focus on Energy goals for customer satisfaction and energy savings.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:
  • Provide administration and clerical support to the office including but not limited to: calendar management, greeting guests, webinar planning, ordering supplies, meeting planning & coordination, maintaining records, basic accounts payable & receivable functions; reports and other tasks as assigned
  • Serve customers by assisting Call Center Representative; answer phone calls; respond to voicemails and emails in a timely manner
  • Exhibit courteous telephone etiquette, professionalism, patience, and empathy while possessing the ability to communicate information effectively and actively listen
  • Make follow-up outbound calls to customers and other parties as part of resolution processes
  • Collecting and mailing correspondence; distribute mail; copying information
  • Maintains equipment by scheduling preventive maintenance; troubleshooting failures; calling for repairs; monitoring equipment operation; monitoring and purchasing postage meter funds
  • Enhances organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments
  • Learn energy efficient programs and related terminology
  • Utilize Customer Relationship Management databases and call center systems to ensure prompt and accurate customer service and reporting
Basic Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma required
  • 2-5 years of related office administrative and customer service experience
  • Strong written/verbal communication skills
  • Strong service orientation with the ability to work across multiple departments and units within an organization, external work teams and multiple stakeholders
  • Computer knowledge including MS Office
  • General knowledge of electronic and office equipment (email, fax, printer, copier, etc.)
  • Detail-oriented with excellent time management, project management, and follow-through
  • Problem solving ability
Desired/Preferred Qualifications:
  • Associate or Bachelor's Degree in Communications or related field
  • Bilingual - Spanish language conversational/intermediate proficiency is preferred
  • Working knowledge of energy efficiency industry
Other Details:
  • Focus on Energy is Wisconsin utilities' state-wide energy efficiency and renewable resource program. Since 2001, the program has worked with eligible Wisconsin residents and businesses to install cost-effective energy efficiency and renewable energy projects. The information, resources and financial incentives we provide help to implement energy saving projects that otherwise would not be completed, or to complete projects sooner than scheduled. These energy projects:
    • Help Wisconsin residents and businesses manage rising energy costs
    • Promote in-state economic development
    • Protect our environment
    • Control Wisconsin's growing demand for electricity and natural gas
  • Focus on Energy is funded by the state's investor-owned energy utilities, as required under Wis. Stat. • 196.374(2)(a), and participating municipal and electric cooperative utilities. To participate in Focus on Energy programs, residents or business owners must be customers of a participating utility.
Company Overview:

CB&I (NYSE: CBI) is a leading provider of technology and infrastructure for the energy industry. With over 125 years of experience and the expertise of more than 40,000 employees, CB&I provides reliable solutions to our customers around the world while maintaining a relentless focus on safety and an uncompromising standard of quality.