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Homesol Building Solutions Energy Advisors Full Time in Moncton, NB

Homesol Building Solutions

Branch Moncton NB CA

Position:
Energy Advisors
Location:
Moncton, NB

Own cell phone, reliable vehicle (potential for one to be provided if needed), good driving record, proof of car insurance and criminal record check are…

Job Posting – Homesol is Hiring!

Are you passionate about helping builders, designers, renovators and homeowners to reduce their carbon footprint and save on energy? Are you ready for a long-term career with a company dedicated to making a real difference through healthier, more comfortable, affordable and sustainable homes?

Homesol Building Solutions has openings for Energy Advisors (EAs) to help deliver both new and existing home energy efficiency consulting services, including EnerGuide Rating System (v.15), ENERGY STAR, R-2000, LEED, Passive House and Net Zero Homes.

We will be putting on a training session May 28 to 31st and applicants must be able to pass the new NRCan Foundations, Energy Advisor, after this training session to continue work. Competencies to be successful in this job include:

  • Site Safety
  • Client Communications, Report Writing and Computer Skills (HOT2000, Outlook, Word, Excel, SketchUp)
  • Geometry, Numeracy and accurate data collection
  • Building Envelope Assemblies (Air Barriers, Insulation, Windows, etc.)
  • Basics of Canadian House Construction and Deep Energy Retrofit Methods, incl. current building codes
  • Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Systems
  • Building Science and the "House as a System" Approach
  • Blower Door Testing
  • The EnerGuide Rating System v.15
  • HOT2000 Modeling in v.11 including cost effective deep-energy Upgrades

Prior HOT2K energy modeling, Google Sketchup 3D modeling, blower door testing experience and familiarity with energy conservation and green building principles is a huge asset. Applicants should be physically fit, able to climb ladders and carry equipment. Must be personable and outgoing, have good English oral and written communication skills (French oral and written skills an asset) and interact well with builders, designers, trades and homeowners. Own cell phone, reliable vehicle (potential for one to be provided if needed), good driving record, proof of car insurance and criminal record check are required, willing to travel regularly to jobsites. Trustworthy, organized and able to work independently without constant supervision. Candidates should possess high standards, have good time management, follow instructions and deliver accurate results.

Initial job responsibilities include:

  • Conduct residential energy evaluations consisting of measuring the dimensions and volume of a home, windows and doors, checking insulation levels from the basement to the attic, examining hvac systems and performing a blower door test with a thermal scan of the home using an infrared camera.
  • Explain program details, potential upgrades and rebates to clients
  • Prepare and provide reports and labels to clients
  • Organize, update and submit electronic file documentation

This is an entry-level position, unless you have previous experience as an Enegy Auditor. This job does allow a lot of flexibility in schedules as it can be done part time or full time and can be and you can choose to work a lot of additional hours or cut back a lot on your hours. Additional training, continual professional development and long-term career advancement will be provided to successful candidates.

We can change the world, one house at a time. Join our team, heal the climate, reduce energy poverty and help deliver advanced new and existing homes built with respect for several generations.

Salary Range: $50,000 to $80,000+

How to apply:

Please send your resume, your related credentials and relevant work experience, with a Cover Letter outlining why you want to work for us and believe you’re a good fit for being a long-term member of Homesol’s team, to:

Brent Crawford
[email protected]

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Moncton, NB, CA
Posted on: 2018-05-24
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