San Diego, CA – June 19, 2018 – RES, the world’s largest independent renewable energy company, selects Eastridge Workforce Solutions as their workforce recruitment and management partner for the first phase of their Turquiose Solar Energy project.
Located 15 miles east of downtown Reno, Nevada within the Reno Technology Park lies the Turquoise Solar Energy Project. Consisting of 60 megawatts of solar energy capacity, the completed project will generate over 140,000 megawatt-hours of renewable energy per year.
Eastridge Workforce Solutions, a full-service workforce solutions company headquartered in San Diego, CA, was selected by RES to staff the massive project. At peak construction of the first phase, Eastridge expects to employ upwards of 130 skilled employees. The first phase of the project will consist of building 10 mw of the total 60 mw.
“We are also excited to announce that Eastridge will encourage a high level of veteran employment on this project,” says Dion Trieb, Vice President of Construction. “Empower America will aid us in identifying qualified veterans for the Turquoise Project.”
Eastridge is actively recruiting for the Turquoise Solar Project. Work is scheduled to begin in July and anticipated to be completed by November of this year.
About Eastridge Workforce Solutions
Eastridge is proud to partner with forward-thinking and impactful companies like RES and Empower America. Since 1972, Eastridge Workforce Solutions has provided full-service recruiting solutions for Fortune 500 companies across North America. Ranked in the top 100 Professional Recruiting Firms by Forbes and the top 1% of firms by Staffing Industry Analysts, Eastridge helps over 20,000 associates find jobs across all major industries every single year. With strategic management programs, innovative technology platforms, and comprehensive staffing solutions, Eastridge makes it easy to attract and manage a skilled workforce.