Home Energy Rater/Field Inspector - New York Metro Area
The Levy Partnership, Inc. (www.levypartnership.com), a leading building science consulting firm, is seeking a motivated and energetic individual to fill the role of HERS Rater/Field Inspector. The position involves providing energy efficiency, green building and sustainability consulting services to building owners and developers. Projects are primarily new construction low-rise and mid-rise multifamily and single family buildings, including Passive House projects. Your time would be divided between our office in Manhattan just blocks from Columbus Circle near Central Park, and job sites throughout the NY metro area.
-Read and interpret building plans, construction drawings and specifications;
-Use energy modeling software;
-Perform field inspections, pressurization and other testing;
-Safely navigate construction sites including ladders and attics;
-Carry equipment up to 35 lbs;
-Work in both the outdoors/non-conditioned buildings and in normal office settings; and,
-Effectively and accurately communicate in a professional manner.
The ideal candidate will have a background in Engineering, Architecture, Construction or a related field, and hands-on understanding of building science, HVAC systems and energy efficiency. At least one year of building energy efficiency experience, as well as HERS Rater or HERS Rating Field Inspector certification, is highly desirable. Requirements include a valid driver’s license and proficiency with MS Office software including Word and Excel.
Salary is commensurate with experience. The position comes with an excellent benefits package. Please send your resume and cover letter with salary expectations to firstname.lastname@example.org.