Smith Seckman Reid, Inc Building Performance Engineer in Denver, Colorado

Building Performance Engineer Location: Denver, CO Job Code: 986 # ofopenings: 1 DescriptionA leading comprehensive engineering design and consulting firm, SSR providesinnovative solutions for clients with facility and infrastructure challenges.To achieve client needs, SSR has multiple locations across the US. Workingwith a diverse group of individuals in a variety of markets, our team ofexperts partner with our clients to deliver advanced solutions that last.SSR is committed to providing opportunities and benefits to colleagues thatpromote living fully through various competitive benefits and programsavailable, SSR supports the health, well-being, and personal growth ofits employees. SSR offers benefit options including medical, dental, andvision coverage, a generous contribution to employee-owned Health SavingsAccount, 401(k) with matching up to the full IRS maximum, tuitionreimbursement, and a variety of other employee incentives and wellnessprogramsWe know that SSR is a great place, but don't take our word for it, seewhat our colleagues are saying at . Why Choose SSR? Look at our Twitter,Facebook and LinkedIn pages to discover more.Looking for a Building Performance Engineer for DenverThe Building Performance Engineer contributes to sustainability consultingefforts on high performance building design projects. The Building PerformanceEngineer will manage individually assigned projects, maintain clientrelationships, and collaborate with team members on other projects. Thisposition is for a candidate who is passionate about high performance andsustainable buildings. The candidate must enjoy and have extensive experiencewith energy modeling for buildings.Key Responsibilities:Collaborates closely with architects and other project team members duringdesign/construction meetings to develop potential energy conservation measuresAnalyzes, reviews, and/or consults on energy-related systems found inarchitectural, mechanical, electrical, and plumbing drawings andspecificationsDevelops building energy models and cost-benefit analyses to aid in highperformance design and to assess compliance with LEED rating systems, energycodes, and utility incentivesClearly communicates analysis results to project teams in written,graphical, and presentation formatConducts building energy audits/assessments, including development ofenergy savings and cost estimates for energy conservation measuresRegularly reviews industry trends, code and policy updates/addendumsActively attends internal and external training and other educationalopportunities to obtain knowledge in necessary technical areasShares lessons learned and drives innovation in internal tools, processes,and practicesManages individually assigned projects by monitoring the budget and scheduleas well as maintaining communication to ensure the project is completedsuccessfullyAssists in procurement and pursuit of new work and new clients; maintainsexisting client relationshipsOther Responsibilities:Assists with calculations to document various credits in the LEED ratingsystemsProvides comments and technical reports on LEED projects and sustainabilitygoals to design teams, clients, and/or contractorsAttends project meetings, client meetings, and occasional site visits tomonitor progress and coordinate project requirementsPerforms QA/QC on LEED documentation to ensure consistency and qualitythroughout the teamAssists management in the training of less experienced colleagues on LEEDdocumentation and processesLocation flexible to SSR regional offices for the right candidate:Nashville (HQ), Denver, Houston, Dallas, Sarasota, Memphis, ChicagoQualified candidates shall have:Bachelor of Science degree in engineering3+ years of design consulting experience with focus on HVAC design andenergy modelingSubmission of energy models to the GBCI for at least five (5) LEED projectsProficiency in written and spoken English and strong inter-personal skillsStrong experience with energy modeling software suc