Find your career in building performance

Available jobs with NCBPA member companies and partners are listed below.  Check out our Career Support page for helpful information on joining our industry.  Post your resume or view individuals seeking employment on our Job Seekers page.  Have a job to post?  Send a link to Info@BuildingNC.org to be posted here and shared on social media and in our Member e-newsletter!

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Performance Point seeks Account Representative in Charlotte Area

Are you interested in starting a career in the exciting field of energy efficiency and green construction? Are you the kind of person who believes technology and innovative practices can make our buildings better without sacrificing comfort? Would you like to play a role in securing our nation’s energy future, cutting greenhouse gas emissions, and promoting sustainable practices in an industry hurting for change?

Are you in the market for a fast-paced job that gives you the opportunity to utilize your excellent sales ability?

If you are relationship-driven with a go getter mentality, this could be the career for you.

About Performance Point
Performance Point is a full-service building performance contractor. We help our customers design and build homes that perform better and provide the turn-key services to make it a reality. Our service doesn’t stop there, we also follow up with inspections throughout construction to ensure project goals are being implemented. We focus on residential new construction for single and multifamily projects. Our single-family footprint extends across the Carolinas and we have multifamily projects across the US!

Responsibilities
• Present, promote, and sell services to existing and prospective customers
• Establish, develop, and maintain positive business and customer relationships
• Identify new prospects using strategic thinking and planning
• Reach out to customer leads through cold calling
• Create and implement a sales strategy to ensure you meet agreed upon sales targets and goals
• Coordinate sales efforts with team members
• Analyze the market’s potential, track sales, and status reports
• Provide management with reports on daily activities
• Identify customer needs, problems, interests, competitive activities, and potential for new products and services

Requirements
• Customer service experience and positive attitude
• Highly motivated and relationship driven
• Excellent selling, communication, and negotiation skills
• Prioritizing, time management, and organizational skills
• Ability to create and deliver presentations tailored to the audience needs
• Excellent knowledge of MS Office
• Capability to think outside the box

Adaptable to change
• Valid Driver’s License and clean driving record
• Ability to travel throughout the Southeast. occasionally spend 1 to 2 nights out of town (usually not more than once a month)
• Present an image of integrity and professionalism

Plus Skills:
• Building Science/Construction background
• Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Marketing, or Communication
• Sales background

Email cover letter and resume to Susie Redfearn at SusieR@ThePerformancePoint.com to apply.

Southern Energy Management seeks Builder Services Associate in Raleigh

Do you love helping other people succeed and want to ‘be the change’ by playing an important part in something bigger than yourself? Are you optimistic, energetic and committed to doing your best work every day? Do you believe that sustainable energy is a necessary part of our future and are excited by the prospect of being part of a team dedicated to making that a reality? Do you enjoy working independently and owning your results? Do you welcome a challenge with a ‘make it happen’ attitude? If this sounds like you, then we want to hear from you!

Southern Energy Management (SEM) is a pioneering sustainable energy company with big plans for the future.  We are seeking a full-time Builder Services Associate responsible for supporting our operations team.  We’re looking for a passionate sustainability advocate who can communicate that passion with our clients.  This support role is responsible for delivering the final product to our clients, helping them understand the value we offer through exceptional customer service and project support, as well as daily administrative duties involving contract, proposals, and purchase-order review.   This is a great opportunity to learn a wide range of skill-sets centered around sustainable and energy efficient construction, while supporting a mission driven company.  The ideal candidate will be motivated, flexible, eager to learn, and willing to do whatever it takes to make each project a success.

Duties may include some or all of the following, depending on the team’s immediate needs:

  • Customer Service and Support
  • Assemble and deliver client facing marketing materials
  • Using Microsoft excel to run reports, analyze data for our clients, and to complete internal projects
  • Reviewing contracts, proposals, and purchase orders and transferring critical information to our systems.
  • Accessing our client’s online portals and transferring critical information to our systems
  • Other duties that our Operations Team may need support with

Visit our website for more information on this position and steps to apply.

NC Department of Environmental Quality seeks Energy Conservation Representative via Temporary Solutions

DEQ’s Weatherization Program seeks an Energy Conservation Representative to help monitor our subgrantee agencies across the state. It involves a significant amount of travel (40%).  The position is temporary but could go permanent with the right individual.  his is a temporary assignment located in Raleigh/Wake County.  There are no leave or retirement benefits offered.  Visit www.nctemporarysolutions.com for employment information.

Career Banded Competency Level:  Contributing

Hourly Rate of Pay:  $18.00 ­ $23.00 (Based on related work experience)

This temporary position will be assigned to the Department of Environmental

Quality/Secretary’s Office/Weatherization and will conduct residential energy efficiency monitoring activities to determine compliance with the state and federal regulations for approximately ten (10) subgrantees receiving funds as part of the North Carolina Weatherization Assistance Program.

The primary functions of this position is on-site quality control inspections and assessment of weatherization service providers’ program operations, including inspection of residential houses weatherized; review of programs’ documentation and of training technical assistance. The person will conduct on-site visits to perform inspection of weatherization measures on eligible dwellings; prepare comprehensive written reports of monitoring results and recommending corrective actions to alleviate or remedy deficiency situations; assess contractor activities for conformity with terms and conditions of contract, assess client data collection system, review eligibility determination documentation, examine documentation of services provided and adherence to program implementation schedules; review monthly program reports for progress in achieving program objectives and prepare related correspondence; provide information and advice to subgrantees to resolve any problems recognized during on-site and in-house quality control inspections. Work requires extensive overnight travel to project sites statewide, which are not typical office settings and includes inspections that may require climbing or other physical demands.

Training and Experience Required:

Graduation from a four-year college or university, preferably with a major in business or public administration, engineering or construction technology and one year of experience in administering grant contracts or supervising or performing energy conservation audits or construction projects; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

***Building Science training or certification or Affordable Housing Management experience desirable***

Southern Energy Management seeks Marketing Associate in Raleigh

Do you seek to “be the change” by playing an important part in something bigger than yourself? Are you optimistic, energetic and committed to doing your best work every day? Do you believe that energy efficiency and sustainable energy are a necessary part of our future and are excited by the prospect of being part of a team dedicated to making that a reality? If so, we want to hear from you.

Southern Energy Management (SEM), a mission-driven B-Corp and leader in renewable energy, is currently seeking a full-time Marketing Associate to support our energy efficiency and solar energy teams.  Proud to be one of the first sustainable energy companies to certify as a B-Corporation, our mission is to improve the way people make and use energy.  This role has a strong emphasis on producing informative, relevant and high-quality content for our prospective buyers. The ideal candidate for this position will be an excellent writer, a natural communicator, marketing tech-savvy, driven to succeed and having a strong commitment to our core values, renewable energy and energy efficiency.

Duties:

  • Identify, plan for and execute B2B and B2C events to support sales teams

  • Manage digital ads across search and social networks

  • Find and distribute organic content across SEM’s social media channels

  • Increase social media followership and engagement rates

  • Provide marketing support services to both internal SEM clients and end users

  • Generate coherent and compelling content for content marketing efforts

  • Perform SEM audience research and competitive intelligence research

  • Create and send email marketing campaigns via MailChimp

  • Assist in managing ongoing content plan across business units

  • General marketing support work as needed

Visit our website for more information on this position and steps to apply.

Performance Point seeks Energy Raters Across North Carolina and South Carolina

Are you interested in starting a career in the exciting field of energy efficiency and green construction? Are you the kind of person who believes technology and innovative practices can make our buildings better without sacrificing comfort? Would you like to play a role in securing our nation’s energy future, cutting greenhouse gas emissions, and promoting sustainable practices in an industry hurting for change? Are you interested in renewable energy systems such as solar PV, solar hot water, and rainwater collection systems?

If you have an eye for detail there is no better way to gain a working understanding of how homes are built and the roles each trade plays in the comfort, durability, safety, and efficiency of a house than by becoming a Performance Consultant with Performance Point.

About Performance Point
Performance Point is a full-service building performance contractor. We help our customers design and build homes that work better and provide the turn-key services to make it a reality. Our service doesn’t stop there – we also follow up with inspections throughout construction to ensure project goals are being implemented. Our footprint extends from Charlotte to the Coast and we have 1 opening in each of the following markets; Charlotte, Columbia, Greenville and Raleigh.

Responsibilities:
➢ Conduct Code Compliance Testing, HERS Ratings, ENERGY STAR assessments, Air Sealing, and Air Infiltration Testing for residential new construction.
➢ Prepare reports for clients and consult with builders about issues identified
➢ Review and prepare forms for submission as part of the certification process
➢ Effectively communicate with management and the team on scheduling issues or field related conerns/ideas
➢ Maintain company vehicles and equipment to ensure cleanliness and properly working order

Required Skills:
➢ Bachelor’s Degree in Building Science/related field or Strong interest in Green Building and Sustainability
➢ Excellent communication skills – (written and oral)
➢ Basic understanding of building science and construction terminology
➢ Excellent organizational and time management skills
➢ Works well independently and as a team
➢ Valid driver’s license and clean driving record

Plus Skills (Not Required):
➢ Building Science/Construction background
➢ RESNET Certified HERS Rater
➢ NGBS Verifier
➢ BPI Certified
➢ Certified LEED AP

**Please contact Susie Redfearn at susier@theperformancepoint.com to learn more.

Southern Energy Management seeks Remote Multifamily Energy Efficiency Technician in Raleigh

Do you love helping other people succeed and want to ‘be the change’ by playing an important part in something bigger than yourself? Are you optimistic, energetic and committed to doing your best work every day? Do you believe that sustainable energy is a necessary part of our future and are excited by the prospect of being part of a team dedicated to making that a reality? Do you enjoy working independently and owning your results? Do you welcome a challenge with a ‘make it happen‘ attitude? If this sounds like you, then we want to hear from you!

Southern Energy Management (SEM) is a pioneering sustainable energy company with big plans for the future. We are seeking a full-time Multifamily Building Performance Field Technician responsible for performing visual inspections, collecting field data, and verifying multifamily units to achieve various green ratings and certifications such as ENERGY STAR, LEED for Homes, NGBS and more. This position can be local to our main office or remotely based with a majority of time in the field and traveling to project sites with the potential for 2-3 overnight stays a week. Travel throughout SEM’s main service area includes NC, SC, VA, TN, GA as well as other states.

The ideal candidate will be flexible, eager to learn and willing to do whatever it takes to make each project and our team at Southern Energy Management successful.

How to Apply

Please apply using this link: https://www.fitzii.com/careers/southernenergymanagement

Our online application will give you the option to apply to this role as a complete person – not just a resume. The application will assess your qualifications, personality traits and workplace preferences, and should take 10 to 15 minutes to complete. After submitting, you’ll receive an email inviting you to log in and view your assessment results.

​We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us with the “Help” button in the application.

We will review applications as they are received and look forward to hearing from you.

RESNET Seeks Quality Assurance Field Specialist

Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET), a non-profit membership organization, has over two decades of experience setting the standards for quality for the HERS Rating industry. To date over 2 million homes have been HERS Rated through RESNET. For more information go to www.resnet.us. To accomplish the goals of enhancing the consistency of HERS Ratings, RESNET is seeking candidates for a full time Quality Assurance Field Specialist. Ideal candidates will be passionate about energy efficiency and building performance as well as being familiar with the industry. Certification as a RESNET Quality Assurance Designee is required. This is a full-time, home-based position. This position requires a significant amount of overnight travel.

The Quality Assurance Field Specialist reports directly to the Quality Assurance Manager. RESNET will have a team approach to quality assurance so all quality assurance positions will work closely together to accomplish the goals in the annual work plan.

Requirements for this new position will include:

I. Field Monitoring of RESNET Providers and their QADs/Quality Assurance Contractors

II. Field Investigation of Compliance and other Complaints

III. Assist Quality Assurance Manager with Formal Training of Quality Assurance Agents

IV. Investigate Anomalies and Results Collected Through the Evaluation of Ratings in QA Genie as directed by QA Manager and assist in using QA Genie to inform the activities of RESNET QADs/Quality Assurance Contractors

V. Provide Mentoring, Support and Regular Communications to RESNET QADs/Quality Assurance Contractors

VI. Provide Field Training to RESNET QADs/Quality Assurance Contractors

VII. Technical Support for RESNET Management

VIII. Other Duties as Assigned

Necessary Skills:

  • Previous experience as a Home Energy Rater

  • Working knowledge of RESNET Standards

  • RESNET Quality Assurance Designee

  • Excellent verbal and written skills

  • Outstanding Microsoft Office skills

  • Proven ability to plan and execute work plans

  • Creative and critical thinker

  • Proven ability to develop, maintain and leverage critical professional relationships

  • Attention to detail

  • Flexible team player

  • Self-starter

Experience and Education

Experience with:

  • Previous experience as a Home Energy Rater RESNET Quality Assurance Designee

  • Training and mentoring

  • Working from home

Education: Bachelor’s degree in a related field is desired.

More about the position

  • Driver’s license required

  • Travel will be required

  • This is an “at will” position with a 3 month probationary period

  • Paid vacation and sick leave are included

  • Medical insurance coverage is a benefit provided by RESNET to its employees

  • Salary and compensation commensurate with qualifications and experience

Applications

Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or partnership status, disability, military status, veteran status, or predisposing genetic characteristics. RESNET does not discriminate on the basis of physical or mental disability where the essential functions of the job can be reasonably accommodated. Determinations of requests for necessary accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.

Please submit a cover letter, your resume and a list of three references to Laurel Elam, RESNET Accreditation and Quality Assurance Director at laurel@resnet.us. Job references will not be contacted without your permission.

Energy Specialist in Raleigh NC

The Weidt Group is an exceptional multidisciplinary group of architects and engineers specializing in energy conservation and sustainable design. We collaborate with A/E teams on commercial and institutional building projects of all types and sizes. We’ve been in this business since 1977 and are recognized internationally for our work. The Weidt Group has a strong base of analysis and research projects for universities, utilities, architectural firms, research organizations and building product manufacturers. We offer an amenable, flexible and collegial working environment in fully daylit offices.

The Weidt Group is currently seeking an Energy Specialist to join our innovative and creative team in our Raleigh office. We are looking for someone who has a good presence, communication skills, and technical skills. We depend on quality people and look for the following traits in candidates:
• Positive attitude
• Goal-oriented, integrity and sense of ownership
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Creativity and desire to produce quality
• Technical flexibility and a desire to learn
• Desire to thrive in a creative team environment

Responsibilities
• Work directly with building owners, architects and engineers to understand their energy conservation goals
• Manage a high-volume portfolio of projects at different stages of a consulting process
• Perform energy simulation analysis and deliver model results at a fast pace
• Team with project managers to ensure high quality results and deliverables

Further details can be found here

 

Southern Energy Management seeks Building Performance Field Technicians/Analysts in Morrisville, Raleigh and Charlotte

Do you love helping other people succeed and want to ‘be the change’ by playing an important part is something bigger than yourself? Are you optimistic, energetic and committed to doing your best work every day? Do you believe that sustainable energy is a necessary part of our future and are excited by the prospect of being part of a team dedicated to making that a reality? Do you enjoy working independently and owning your results? Do you welcome a challenge with a ‘make it happen ‘attitude? If this sounds like you, then we want to hear from you!

Southern Energy Management (SEM) is a pioneering sustainable energy company with big plans for the future. We are seeking a full-time Residential Building Performance Field Technician responsible for performing visual inspections, collecting field data and verifying single-family homes to various green ratings and certifications such as Energy Star, NGBS, LEED for Homes and more. The majority of your time is in the field and will require daily travel throughout your designated market.  Positions are available in Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill as well as in our Charlotte market.

The ideal candidate will be flexible, eager to learn and willing to do whatever it takes to make each project a success.

How to Apply

Please apply using this link: https://www.fitzii.com/careers/southernenergymanagement

Our online application will give you the option to apply to this role as a complete person – not just a resume. The application will assess your qualifications, personality traits and workplace preferences, and should take 10 to 15 minutes to complete. After submitting, you’ll receive an email inviting you to log in and view your assessment results.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us with the “Help” button in the application.

We will review applications as they are received and look forward to hearing from you.