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Join our Team! 
OTI Energy Conservation and Weatherization Internship

Are you passionate about creating a sustainable future and making a positive impact on the lives of Oregonians?

The Oregon Training Institute is a leading player in the field of energy conservation and weatherization training. OTI is committed to reducing the energy burden, cutting energy costs, and improving the comfort health and safety for income qualifying individuals in the state of Oregon. Our team is composed of dedicated experts who are passionate about making a difference and want to support the next generation of energy conservation and weatherization professionals. 

The OTI Energy Conservation and Weatherization Internship is a 6–8-week program located in multiple locations around the state of Oregon. Participating in the OTI Energy Conservation and Weatherization Internship does not guarantee future employment. Internship participants are employed by CAPO on a limited and temporary basis.

Internship Overview:

As an Energy Conservation and Weatherization Intern, you will have the unique opportunity to:

  • Learn from industry professionals: Work closely with experts in the field who will mentor and guide you throughout your internship.

  • Gain hands-on experience: Participate in real-life projects in homes served by weatherization assistance programs in your area while earning certifications.

  • Contribute to a greener world: Be a part of a mission-driven organization that is dedicated to serving Oregonians and our world.


Your Responsibilities:

  • Attend training to prepare you for your internship placement. 

  • Help implement energy conservation and weatherization improvements measures.

  • Work with our team to create and implement energy-efficient solutions.

  • Collaborate with other professionals in the field of weatherization.



  • Enthusiasm and curiosity for weatherization and energy conservation.

  • The ability to work well in a team.

  • No previous trades or building experience needed.

  • A desire to learn skills and techniques in construction basics and weatherization.

  • Individuals of all ages and backgrounds welcome and encouraged to apply. 

What We Offer:

  • A paid opportunity to receive valuable experience in the energy conservation and weatherization field and some associated certifications.

  • Mentorship and professional development opportunities.

  • The chance to make a real impact in the lives of the Oregonians we serve.

  • Networking opportunities with industry professionals.

  • Certifications and hands-on experience that will set you apart from other candidates for positions in the energy conservation and weatherization field. 

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