Evaluation Energy Engineer –

DNV GL
Closing Date: 
Thu, 01/31/2019

DNV GL - Energy is seeking an Evaluation Energy Engineer –Entry Level to join our Energy Insights team. The Energy Engineer will perform field data collection, research, analysis and reporting in support of residential, commercial and industrial energy efficiency evaluation projects. The primary evaluation activity includes post-installation measurement and verification to ascertain the actual achieved energy performance of completed energy efficiency installations. This position is based out of our Middletown, CT or Medford, MA office and will require New England travel up to 50% of the time.

Tasks May Include

  • Perform on-site building inspections and energy efficiency assessments of electric and natural gas systems
  • Verify installations, operations and performance characteristics of energy efficiency equipment
  • Installation of measurement equipment and analysis of measured data, including lighting loggers, power recorder and other data acquisition systems
  • Perform energy analysis using advanced spreadsheets and building simulation software
  • Analyze energy performance and report the impacts associated with efficiency improvements
  • Interview energy managers, consumers, and other relevant personnel

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Industrial or Architectural Engineering required
  • Related B.S will be considered only when paired with energy efficiency experience, or specialization
  • Demonstrated knowledge of building science and energy efficiency beyond engineering coursework required
  • Experience with natural gas using equipment, gas energy efficiency measures, combustion testing and monitoring is a plus
  • Positive team-oriented attitude and professional demeanor
  • An organized, detail-oriented approach and the ability to work independently
  • Willingness and ability to travel up to 50% of the time as required
  • Valid driver’s license and vehicle required. Mileage will be reimbursed
  • High proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.)
  • Ability to lift up to 30 pounds, ability to climb ladders, and spend several hours walking around buildings
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills
  • We conduct pre-employment drug and background screening