Energy Auditor

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Overview

Earthshare Construction, LLC is currently seeking an experienced Energy Auditor to join our team in Lebanon, New Hampshire. The ideal candidate for this position is passionate about understanding energy use and strategies to reduce energy consumption across a growing number of residential and small commercial projects.  The ideal candidate will be trained in energy auditing procedures and equipment.  
The Energy Auditor will inspect buildings to assess current energy use, building conditions and performance, then make recommendations to optimize efficiency and minimize cost.
This position can be performed either full-time or part-time, in person or remote.  Energy Audits will need to be conducted in-person in the Upper Valley area 1-2 days per week at a minimum. BPI certification is a plus.

The Energy Auditor can be either part-time or full-time, with some remote work available. Candidates must be able to conduct in-person energy audits throughout the Upper Valley 1-2 days per week at a minimum.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Visually inspects buildings and related systems including mechanical, electrical, and process systems to determine energy consumption in each area or system.

  • Uses a variety of tools such as air velocity monitors or digital thermometers to collect field data related to energy use. Must be able to analyze the results.

  • Performs appropriate and applicable tests to determine the extent of inefficiency.

  • Establishes baselines for energy use and needs by quantifying energy consumption.

  • Provides thorough education to end users regarding energy efficiency; fields and answers related questions.

  • Identifies energy saving opportunities, calculating potential savings and prioritizing areas with the most return on investment.

  • Composes and presents audit reports containing the results of the energy analysis and recommendations for improved energy efficiency.

  • Recommends alternate energy sources and other energy efficient technologies.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Required Skills & Abilities

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to interact well with customers and co-workers.

  • Good research and organizational skills.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite or related software.

  • Ability to explain complicated matters to a variety of individuals.

  • Thorough understanding of buildings and building systems (including lighting, building envelope, and mechanical systems), as well as combustion science.

  • Basic understanding of methods used for technical and cost savings analysis and reporting.

  • Ability to correctly conduct in-field energy assessments.

  • Basic understanding of energy modeling software.

  • Basic understanding of energy conservation principles and techniques.

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, with a demonstrated interest in energy conservation required.

  • At least two years of experience conducting comprehensive energy audits required; three to five years preferred.

  • Certification as a building analyst required or in pursuit within six months.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to travel to locations throughout the Upper Valley to conduct audits. 

  • Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times.

Hours:

  • The Energy Auditor can be either part-time or full-time, with some remote work available. Candidates must be able to conduct in-person energy audits throughout the Upper Valley 1-2 days per week at a minimum.

Compensation:

  • The compensation is hourly at a rate of $25-35 per hour.

Benefits:

  • Paid vacation time

  • 6 Paid holidays

  • Simple IRA retirement plan with 3% company match

  • Health Reimbursement Account (HRA) 

About Earthshare Construction, LLC.

Earthshare Construction LLC is a custom builder and contractor

serving the greater Upper Valley region of New Hampshire and Vermont.

We specialize in high-performance building, merging quality craftsmanship

with energy efficiency and sustainability.  We prioritize customer service while shepherding projects efficiently, on time and on budget.

 

Earthshare Construction, LLC provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

 

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.