Sustainability Consultant/IES Modeller

£25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
21 May 2013
18 Jun 2013
Stephen Morris
Job Type
Sustainability Consultant/ IES Modeller
Paying £25k to £30k
Based in Wakefield

The Role
The Sustainability Consultant/ IES Modeller will be working within the non-domestic team, you will undertake energy assessments across a number of building sectors utilising IES software to determine compliance with Building Regulations Part L, BB101 and regional planning policy etc. Using your prior knowledge of energy assessment and building services to provide clear, effective and robust consultancy to our clients. You will be required to undertake occasional audits of existing buildings to ascertain the potential for energy improvement measures. This will enable to you calculate the environmental and financial impact of such measures utilising thermal modelling approaches, industry benchmarks and product research.

The Sustainability Consultant/ IES Modeller will;

*Be responsible for the execution and delivery of detailed thermal and daylight assessments using IES software.
*Undertake building energy inspections for both compliance purposes and the identification of energy improvement potential.
*Provide advice to clients on building envelope design, natural ventilation, material selection, services and LZCs.
*Undertake renewable feasibility assessments in accordance with regional planning policies.
*Produce detailed technical reports.
*Provide technical support to BREEAM Assessors.
*Oversee the delivery and support of graduate team members.
*Any other related duties as required by the departmental Manager.

The Candidate
The ideal Sustainability Consultant/ IES Modeller will have;

*Degree in Mechanical/Building Services Engineering or a similar, plus related discipline relevant industry experience.
*Qualified level 4 and 5 energy assessor using IES software.
*Detailed working knowledge of the current Building Regulations Part L.
*Understanding of forthcoming revisions to the Building Regulations Part L, Government commitments to Zero Carbon and other related policies.
*Experience in the production of renewable feasibility assessments and planning energy statements.
*Excellent IT skills, including all Microsoft Office.
*Clear and confident communication, both verbal and written.
*Excellent communication skills: ability to understand and explain complex issues over the phone or via email.
*AutoCAD experience.
*Accuracy and attention to detail.

*CIBSE Low Carbon Consultant.
*Experience of undertaking thermal bridging assessments.
*BREEAM qualified and experience in delivering your own assessments.
*CEEQUAL Assessor qualification.
*Experience of a BIM working environment and Autodesk Revit.

The Company
The Sustainability Consultant/ IES Modeller will work for a well-established organisation with a strong reputation in the building energy-efficiency and compliance sectors.They are a market leader within the field of building sustainability and compliance who have been enjoying a period of sustained growth over the past 10 years.

The Package
Paying £25k to £30k plus benefits.