Building Enclosure Specialist/Engineer

Job Title: Building Enclosure Specialist/Engineer (Reference #: 30013845)
Name of Company: NORESCO
Location of Job: New York City, NY
Application Deadline: October 31, 2020

Job Description

 We have an immediate need for a Building Enclosure Specialist/Engineer in New York City.


Here are the responsibilities for this position:

  • Maintain existing clients and develop new clients who are using our building envelope commissioning services
  • BECx reviews of construction documents and specification
  • Resource for plan and specification review of building envelope design documents
  • Review building envelope project submittals for consistency with the design intent, basis of design and the owner s project requirements
  • Site investigation of existing buildings and new construction to analyze building envelope performance and condition
  • Develop the building envelope commissioning verification sheets and test procedures.
  • Coordinate efforts of BECx technicians for field testing of construction
  • Provide field verification through witnessing and testing to ensure project quality and adherence to design
  • Prepare testing reports for clients
  • Maintain current understanding of available building envelope standards, materials and products
  • Maintain working of knowledge of applicable standards including: NIBS Guideline 3, ASTM E2813, ASHRAE 202P, Passive House and LEEDv4.
  • Facilitate issue resolution between multiple types of project team members: owners, engineers, facility operations staff, and contractors. Provide technical, communication and leadership skills necessary to effectively present findings and corrective actions to the client.
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously, often under aggressive deadlines.
  • Manage project budgets according to prescribed financial metrics.
  • Ensure client/customer satisfaction for tasks are performed.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with owners, contractors and field personnel to develop additional businesses for the group.



Experience Level


  • Five + years of relevant building facilities consulting experience
  • Technical expertise in roofing, waterproofing, air barrier, and building envelope systems
  • Working knowledge of applicable standards including: NIBS Guideline 3, ASTM E2813, ASHRAE 202P, Passive House and LEEDv4 
  • Proficiency in verbal, written communication, strong project and personnel management skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access)
  • Strong leadership and decision-making skills
  • Must be self-motivated and responsible
  • Ability to work well with others

Education & Certifications Required

A minimum of a B-Arch degree in Architecture or a BS degree in Architectural Engineering, Construction Management, Mechanical or Structural Engineering Certifications
Required: Current Certification Or Attain Certification Within Two Years Of Two Of The Following: Accredited Building Enclosure Commissioning Process Provider (BECxP)
Accredited Commissioning Authority + Building Enclosure (CxA+BE)
National Institute for Building BECx Certification


Certified Infrared Thermographer

Description of Employer

As one of the largest energy services companies in the U.S., NORESCO utilizes design-build and performance-based contracting vehicles to deliver energy and maintenance savings and significant infrastructure upgrades to existing facilities. NORESCO also provides build, own, operate and maintain (BOOM) services for central heating, cooling and power-generation systems. NORESCO’s Sustainability Services group offers a full suite of sustainable design consulting services, including energy auditing, commissioning and retro-commissioning, energy & daylighting analysis, LEED® certification consulting, and sustainability master planning.
What makes NORESCO unique is our ability to engineer and implement turnkey energy solutions that meet each customer’s individual needs. At NORESCO, we pride ourselves on the excellent relationships we maintain with our customers. We earn their trust and respect through listening and timely response to their needs and concerns. These relationships, along with pursuing and hiring the best people, are truly why NORESCO is a leader in the energy industry.

NORESCO is a Carrier Company. We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages.

Travel Required


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