Job Title - Senior Technical Consultant

Gilleran Energy Management, Inc. (GEM) is currently searching for a highly skilled Energy Consultant to add to our team. The ideal candidate will have broad expertise in energy efficiency in buildings, building energy modeling as well as experience in providing client deliverables on time and budget.

Objectives of This Role

  • Conduct field audit work, including testing energy analysis, project management, and project proposal development
  • Provide timely, professional, and courteous customer service
  • Collaborate with the project team to gain a complete understanding of project goals, methods and objectives.
  • Maintain proficiency on state-of-the-art building improvements: HVAC, DHW, lighting, and envelope, including working knowledge of building energy codes.
  • Apply best energy efficiency practices to meet project goals when evaluating new or existing building projects
  • Complete California-specific building performance testing for new homes
  • Maintain project data through to successful completion.

Desired Skills & Qualifications

  • 5+ years of energy consulting and project lead experience
  • Expertise in:
    • Home energy rating system (HERS)
    • Green building consulting
    • Residential and commercial green building projects
    • Energy auditing for residential and commercial projects
    • California and federal energy codes
  • Recommended Certifications:
    • CABEC CEA Residential and/or Non-Residential
    • Either CHEERS or CalCERTS
    • CALGreen
    • BuildItGreen GreenPoint Rated
    • LEED for Homes
  • Desire to maintain any ongoing certifications
  • The ability to lift heavy testing equipment
  • Knowledge of basic HVAC systems and operations
  • Proven success working with a team and all levels of management
  • Previous success in providing client deliverables within a projected timeline and budget
  • Strong attention to detail and deadlines
  • Ability to provide timely and courteous customer service
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Active listening and the ability to respond to feedback
  • In-depth knowledge of GEM’s products and services
  • Complete familiarity with all pertinent software tools
  • Strong problem-solving abilities and resolution development
  • Planning and organizational skills, as well as the ability to anticipate conditions and resources needed to complete projects in line with clients’ goals
  • The ability to meet GEM’s attendance, punctuality, professionalism, policy, and procedural standards


Latest Updates

NEW Energy Code Effective January 01, 2023!

July 14, 2022

The 2022 Energy Code now classifies the following as single-family residential buildings: single-family dwellings, duplexes, townhomes of any size, and accessory dwelling units. Low-rise and high-rise multifamily buildings have also been reorganized into one building type and multifamily building requirements have been moved to their own subchapters.

What’s Changed with the 2022 Energy Code?