ENERGEIAWORKS APPOINTS MONICA SCANTLEN AS DIRECTOR OF RECRUITMENT
JAMIE PAQUETTE AND VICTORIA WAYE PROMOTED TO LEADERSHIP ROLES AS RECRUITING FIRM ACHIEVES RECORD GROWTH ENTERING 2022
EnergeiaWorks, North America’s foremost executive search firm dedicated to renewable energy, is pleased to announce its hire of Monica Scantlen effective January 3, 2022. In a newly created position of Director of Recruitment, Monica will develop, manage, and mentor the EnergeiaWorks team of 10 recruiters across the US and Canada. Monica returns to EnergeiaWorks at a time of pivotal growth across the renewable energy industry and at EnergeiaWorks in particular, with revenue increased 115% since 2020, and a staff that has doubled in size in the past year. Joining Monica in senior leadership roles are Jamie Paquette, recently promoted to Operations Director, and Victoria Waye, recently promoted to Director of Customer Success.
William Liuzza, CEO of EnergeiaWorks, said, “Monica is an established leader in executive recruiting and talent acquisition, and we are thrilled to welcome her back to EnergeiaWorks into this newly tailored role. Her skilled approach towards recruiter development aligns with the core values of EnergeiaWorks; she is the perfect person to help scale the company to the next level. With the direction of Monica, paired with the expertise of both Jamie and Victoria, EnergeiaWorks is fully prepared for and committed to a crucial stage of growth as we enter the company’s second decade.”
As Director of Recruitment, Monica will be responsible for leading a team of recruiters and for creating sourcing strategies to be implemented across the EnergeiaWorks client base. She will partner with hiring managers on behalf of EnergeiaWorks to understand and fulfill staffing needs to support business objectives, and ensure candidate engagement throughout the hiring process. Offering deep insight into the renewable energy field and knowledge of best talent acquisition practices, Monica will manage the team through all aspects of recruitment, including candidate development, screening, interviewing and training. She has over 20 years of recruiting and human resources experience in both corporate Fortune 500 and search firm environments. She comes to EnergeiaWorks from Power Systems Consultants in Kirkland, WA and previously was Senior Recruiter at EnergeiaWorks for a major growth period from 2012-2020.
Operations Director Jamie Paquette oversees human resources and operations, implementing strategies for internal growth and productivity. A vital contributor to EnergeiaWorks since its initial stages in 2010, Jamie worked in recruitment roles and previously helped build a solar energy nonprofit in New York City. Victoria Waye, Director of Customer Success and part of the EnergeiaWorks team since 2016, assures quality for its extensive customer base, placing jobs among project development, engineering, marketing, sales, and business development, product management, O&M, construction operations, project management, manufacturing, and the supply chain.
EnergeiaWorks is North America’s most specialized executive recruiting firm dedicated to clean energy and sustainability. As a recognized recruitment expert, EnergeiaWorks has helped over 100 industry leaders with strategic hires in solar, wind, smart grid, energy storage, and emerging markets. For more information, visit EnergeiaWorks.com.