National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Job Openings-School of Architecture - Carnegie Mellon University

Monday, November 15, 2010

National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Job Openings

Commercial Building Group

NREL is located in beautiful Golden, CO, and is a leader in the U.S. Department of Energy's effort to secure an energy future for the nation that is environmentally and economically sustainable. Our mission is to develop renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies and practices, advance related science and engineering and transfer knowledge and innovations to address the nation's energy and environmental goals.

Job/Research Summary

The Commercial Buildings group at NREL has new engineering positions available. These positions will be responsible for research level energy analysis for commercial buildings, in particular the retail, hospital, and
schools sectors. Work will involve measuring performance of actual buildings and comparing to simulations. SPECIAL NOTE: This job is a Full-Time (40 hours per week) Temporary position, which means that the position will last at least one year and possibly 2 or longer. There are health, PTO and other benefits associated with the position. NREL will pay for some relocation costs for the selected candidate. All applicants should include a cover letter along with their resume letting the recruiter know how they qualify for this position.

Job Duties

Measuring, simulating, and evaluating energy use in buildings using building energy analysis software tools such as Energy-Plus. Work will involve computer programming involving these tools in order to evaluate impacts of parameter variation. Work will respond to the needs of the Task Leader and Section Supervisor on this effort. The position will also provide an opportunity for publishing case studies and summaries of the information generated by the simulations and other related existing segments of the project. Center management reserves the right to modify assignments as needed according to organizational priorities in a dynamic environment.

Please see the attached PDF files for more information on each job requisition.

For complete responsibilities and requirements, please apply online [Link]

If you have any questions or for confidential inquiries, please contact Joan McMahon.

Commercial Building Engineer [.pdf]

Sr. Commercial Building Enginerr [.pdf]

Mechanical Engineer iii [.pdf]