Job Title:   Civil Engineer

Job Description:

  • Conduct energy assessments of residential single-family homes and multi-family housing plans to identify potential energy efficiency improvements.
  • Extract building details, areas and volumes from 2D blueprints using 3D modeling software.
  • Analyze building details using energy software models to calculate heat loads and determine opportunities for efficiency upgrades.
  • Work with field staff, architects and builders to coordinate efforts throughout the construction process to ensure project goals are met.
  • Perform energy modeling, measurement, verification, monitor and analyze energy consumption.
  • Make recommendations regarding energy fuel selection.
  • Provide technical consulting support throughout the energy retrofit process to project participants, i.e. property owners, property managers, contractors, developers and other project partners.
  • Prepare project reports, 3D models and other technical documentation.
  • Serve as technical expert to evaluate upgrades to existing modeling software packages. Additionally, this role will also involve some research into new technologies and retrofit strategies for advanced programs.
  • Act as energy modeling (SketchUp) trainer for all new HERS Field Raters and provide periodic refresher training to all certified HERS Raters.


Job Requirement:

Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering or Industrial Engineering.


  1. Highly proficient in SketchUp with the ability to create 3-D models from 2-D blueprints.
  2. Proficient in MS Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, Access).
  3. Must have strong analytical skills and be very detail oriented.
  4. Ability to work well independently and in a team setting.
  5. Motivated to work in the Energy Efficiency industry.

Please mail resume with cover letter specifying the salary expectation to Home Energy Raters, LLC. at 180 State Rd, Unit 2-U, Sagamore Beach, MA 02562. Attn: Managing Member. Ref. # 8335809