Energy Auditor, Field Technician (Commercial)

Washington D.C.
Jan 26, 2023
Mar 02, 2023
Full Time

Energy Auditor, Field Technician



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Subject Line:  Energy Auditor, Field Technician (Commercial)

PEER Consultants has an immediate need for an experienced Energy Auditor to join our Washington, DC, team in a mission-driven creative, collaborative, and stimulating work environment. This position provides energy audits including but not limited to turnkey solutions for commercial and industrial facilities. The auditor is primarily responsible for site visits of existing commercial facilities including identifying energy and cost saving opportunities and retrofitting existing equipment with more energy efficient technologies.

  • Works with commercial customers, including business owners, and other relevant players to promote education in energy efficiency improvements.
  • Performs site visits, collecting all equipment and energy data, identifying efficiency opportunities, performing analyses, and making recommendations to customers with the potential of installing various products to retrofit existing equipment (see below).
  • Recommends equipment retrofits or replacement strategies on Appliances, HVAC, Water Heaters, Plug Load Devices, Occupancy Sensors, LED lighting, Pipe Insulation, Smart Power Strips, Water Heater Turn-down, ShowerStart® TSV Adapters, Smart Thermostats as well as new and evolving technological energy savings measures.
  • Responsible for maintaining daily supply of necessary inventory.
  • Ability to work independently and make decisions during site visits with minimal guidance.
  • Time management is imperative.
  • Schedule customer/client appointments to conduct Energy Audits.
  • Comply with all company policies and procedures and attend trainings provided by the company and potential third-party partners.

Knowledge, Education & Experience:

  •  A high school diploma or GED required
  • Bachelor’s Degree a plus.
  • Building Performance Institute (BPI) “Building Analyst”, CEM or CEA Certification required
  • Experience in Energy Efficiency (energy savings calculations from HVAC, lighting, building envelope, etc.; building energy auditing) is required.
  • Minimum 3 years of relevant experience.
  • Up-to-date knowledge of computers, tablets and current software tools including Microsoft Office, is required.
  • Effective communication skills and experience communicating with clients, the public as well as team members, is required.
  • A disciplined, self-motivated, and proactive work style and the ability to perform with minimal supervision.
  • Candidates must have a mobile phone, valid driver’s license, and a personal vehicle (tablet and or other devices provided by PEER, and job-related mileage reimbursed).
  • Record of COVID-19 vaccination is required.

External: Travel is required. Travel is typically local and consists of travel to project sites. 

Internal: Work is normally performed in a climate-controlled office environment.  No known environmental hazards are encountered in normal performance of internal job duties.

Physical Demands:

Work may involve lifting and carrying packages, documents, laptop computers, and other equipment weighing up to 50 pounds. Field work may involve standing and walking for long periods, but most office duties may be performed from a seated position.


Competitive salaries, statutory benefits, and participation in a 401(k)-retirement plan.  Full time employees are offered an excellent employee benefits package, including comprehensive health benefits and insurance.

PEER Consultants, P.C. is an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity in the workforce.  We encourage all qualified applicants to apply.