TRC Companies Energy Efficiency Analyst (Junior or Associate Level) in Oakland, California

TRC Energy Services is a nationally known energy efficiency consultancy. TRC is seeking an energy efficiency analyst to support our multifamily energy efficiency in programs in California. The position requires the ability to conduct in-field energy audits, develop and/or review building energy simulation files, and verify installation of energy efficiency measures. This position requires interaction with utility program managers, energy consultants, HERS raters, developers, building owners, and design teams. The position is located in TRC's Rancho Cordova, California office (Sacramento area) or Oakland, California office.

Job Duties: * Conduct in-field energy audits and analysis * Model, and review models, that analyze energy use in buildings in compliance with program guidelines * Document modeling assumptions and results * Perform field inspections to verify installation of energy efficiency measures * Provide analysis of building energy use through post-processing of model outputs and utility billing data * Participate in energy design charrettes, propose energy efficient alternatives to design teams and advise on how to integrate energy-efficient measures * Produce high-quality technical reports suitable for both technical and lay audiences * Interact with utility managers, energy consultants, HERS Raters, architects, developers and owners

  • Bachelor's degree or a minimum of two years of related experience
  • Knowledgeable about building science, energy efficiency principles and practice, including field diagnostic methods, or home performance assessment (BPI Building Analyst and Multifamily Analyst, preferred)
  • Knowledgeable about building energy simulation software such as EnergyPro, CBECC-Res, CBECC-Com, TREAT, eQuest, DOE-2, Energy Plus, BeOpt, or others
  • Experience in residential construction, retrofit, or related fields (multifamily experience preferred)
  • Knowledgeable of residential energy codes, particularly Title 24 Part 6 (CEA, or CA HERS rater preferred)
  • Ability to manage multiple projects, set priorities, meet deadlines, work both independently and collaboratively, and communicate effectively
  • Demonstrated attention to detail, communication, and organizational skills
  • Proficiency in database, word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation applications
  • U.S. Citizenship or green card
  • Driver's license required; position entails travel, primarily in Northern California

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Oakland, CA - OKD