Core Duties and Responsibilities:
Perform ASHRAE Level 1, 2 & 3 energy audits, retro-commissioning, and feasibility studies.
Conduct site assessments and testing.
Evaluate the economic, engineering, or pragmatic feasibility of energy and water efficiency improvement projects.
Conduct cost-benefit analyses, determines the potential return on investments, evaluate plans or system layouts, designs objectives, aligns resources, determines project scope and ensures compliance with Federal, State, or local laws.
Energy modeling and cost estimating.
Analyze building utility bills to determine practical energy usage and trends.
Prepare reports and technical documents and present findings to property managers, building owners, co-op/condominium boards, and other decision makers at client buildings.
Understanding of building science, building systems, controls, and new technologies.
Knowledge of incentive program rules and regulations and the ability to evaluate the best program for a project.
Knowledge of lifecycle analysis of facility efficiency and energy conservation projects.
Ability to inspect or monitor energy systems, including heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems to determine energy use or potential energy savings.
Understanding of architectural & MEP plans and specifications.
Ability to perform energy audits, identify energy savings opportunities, use tools and technology to compare cost effective energy options and make recommendations to achieve more energy efficient operation.
High proficiency in Excel and excellent computer skills.
Creative problem-solving ability.
Ability to communicate orally and in writing with key stakeholders, including property management companies and building management staff, in order to exchange information, explain the project, ensure understanding of programs, and to coordinate compliance efforts.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.
Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Engineering, Building Science, Construction, Energy Analysis, Environmental Studies, or a relevant field from an accredited four year college or university.
Two years of related experience and/or training.
Applicable licenses and certifications preferred: EIT, CEM, EMIT, MFBA, BEAP.
Preference will be given to candidates with:
At least two years of energy auditing experience.
Experience with multifamily and light commercial building types and associated systems.
Experience working within government and utility incentive programs.
Experience with Local Law 87 and performing retro-commissioning.
Energy modeling experience.
Construction management experience.
Active participation in professional industry associations.
Excellent communication skills.
Experience implementing energy and/or water efficiency projects.
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