AEI offers competitive pay, generous benefits, and a positive environment as we help kama'aina improve their homes, save on their electric bills and make a better future for Hawaii.

Our job opportunities are what you make of it. Whether you’re interested in PV, electrical, or HVAC, we are willing to cross train all installers and technicians, allowing you to expand your skill set and improve your career path. All team members are employed in-house. We take full responsibility for every job, whether residential or commercial.

If you’re looking for a career in one of the nation's fastest growing industries, we want to hear from you. Give us a call at 808-842-5853 or email to learn about our opportunities.

Here are a few reasons why you should work at AEI:

Established in 1993

Alternate Energy, Inc. (AEI) has been in business for more than 30 years; is a third generation, family-run business; and one of Hawaii’s largest solar photovoltaic providers.

Locally Owned and Operated

More than 30 years ago, founder Bruce Ekimura, a plumber by trade, had a vision to help Hawaii families lower their rising electric bills through alternative energy resources. He and his father became early specialists in the installation of solar water heaters and photovoltaic (PV) systems. In 1993, Alternate Energy, Inc. was officially incorporated and has grown to be one of Hawaii's largest PV solar providers, serving home and business owners.

Committed to Hawaii

As a locally-owned and operated family company, we’re committed to giving back to our community and contributing to a better Hawaii. In 2013, AEI was named one of Hawaii’s Most Charitable Companies by Hawaii Business magazine.

Some of the local nonprofit organizations we support include Big Brothers Big Sisters, Bishop Museum, and Oahu SPCA. We also support a number of public schools around the island.

Job Openings

  • Experienced Electrician (Full-Time)
  • Experienced Roofer (Full-Time)
  • PV/Solar Installer (Full-Time)
  • Site Survey Assistant (Full-Time)

Benefits for Full-time Positions

  • 100% Medical/Dental/Vision
  • Prescription Drug
  • Paid Vacation
  • Company Vehicles (technicians only)
  • Profit Sharing (eligible after one year of employment)

Send us your resume or contact us at: Alternate Energy, Inc., 96-1276 Waihona St. #114, Pearl City, HI, 96782, or email