DNV GL Evaluation Energy Engineer – Entry Level in Medford, Massachusetts
DNV GL – Energy’s Sustainable Use Consulting Group is seeking an Evaluation Energy Engineer –Entry Level to join our Policy Advisory and Research 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
Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Industrial or Architectural Engineering required
Related B.S will be considered only when paired with minimum 1 year of energy efficiency experience, or specialization
Demonstrated knowledge of building science and energy efficiency beyond engineering coursework required
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
Immigration-related benefits (for example, visa sponsorship) are not available for this position
Please submit a cover letter with your resume that details your specific knowledge in the area of building science and energy efficiency as well as your strengths relative to the other aforementioned requirements
Preferred Skills (Not Required)
Experience working with SQL, Python, R and/or SAS
Experience in Energy Plus, eQuest, Trane Trace or other building simulation modeling software
Experience working with Power BI
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DNV GL delivers world-renowned testing and advisory services to the energy value chain including renewables and energy efficiency. Our expertise spans onshore and offshore wind power, solar, conventional generation, transmission and distribution, smart grids, and sustainable energy use, as well as energy markets and regulations. Our experts support customers around the globe in delivering a safe, reliable, efficient, and sustainable energy supply.
Requisition ID: 2018-10839
Position Type: Permanent employment
External Company Name: DNV GL AS
External Company URL: http://www.dnvgl.com/
Street: 101 Station Landing, Suite 510