Senior Auditor/Trainer

Center for Energy and Environment
Organization Summary

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CEE is a community-based clean energy nonprofit with offices in the North Loop of Minneapolis and St. Paul's Midway. We provide practical energy solutions for homes, businesses, and communities to cut energy waste and harmful emissions. We collaborate regularly with field peers and partners, and employ curious people who enjoy learning and contributing to Minnesota's quality of life and economy. Our workplace invites open door communications and respect for diverse backgrounds and points of view, with an emphasis on work-life balance.

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$21.00-$28.00/hour, dependent upon qualifications and experience



Primary Duties

The Home Energy Squad (HES) Senior Auditor/Trainer requires an experienced auditor/trainer with a proven track record of home assessment and product installation as outlined in the Home Energy Squad standard protocols. The Senior Auditor/Trainer must have the ability to continuously train, teach, and coach existing and new auditors according to HES program requirements. As part of the residential department team, this position will occasionally assist with overflow work as needed from other residential programs within CEE. This is a full time position that provides a wide range of benefits including Paid Time Off (PTO), medical, dental, life and long term disability insurance and a retirement plan.


Field Work (approximately 75%)

  • Onboard, train, and shadow auditing staff in accordance with Home Energy Squad program requirements and expectations
  • Perform HES visits as either Counselor/Crew Leader or Technician/Auditor as required by schedule
  • Install all HES products with quality and efficiency
  • Inspect insulation levels, perform blower door test, IR image scan, and combustion safety diagnostics
  • Walk homeowners through the energy saving process and direct them to appropriate rebate, financing and incentive programs
  • Deliver insulation quote as part of most visits and communicate with homeowner about importance of insulation air sealing work
  • Accurately enter all required information into program software
  • Ensure homeowner understanding and education needs are being met
  • Re-stock vans and manage daily inventory as required

Office/Administration (approximately 25%)

  • Maintain excellent working knowledge of CEEtrack and relative software programs; act as a resource for other staff in this area
  • Coordinate with Field Training Supervisor to ensure consistent application of standards and procedures across all HES employees
  • Review resumes with Field Training Supervisor to find qualified auditor candidates
  • Keep Field Training Supervisor updated on all assigned work and crew training status
  • Continuously monitor and teach auditing staff to ensure best practices are being adhered to in the field
  • Track quality and completeness of all audits performed in the field

Organization Support

  • Assistance with other duties and tasks as assigned

Qualifications/Job Requirements

  • Two-year or technical degree or certificate or equivalent experience required
  • Strong communication and customer service skills, both in person and via phone
  • Proven ability to independently organize responsibilities and manage multiple priorities simultaneously
  • Demonstrated ability to perform all residential energy audit crew member functions
  • Hands-on training and/or teaching experience required
  • Three+ years’ experience performing energy audits required
  • Possess BPI building analyst certification or knowledge to obtain BPI building analyst certification immediately
  • Demonstrated ability to perform quality assurance on energy audits, including the creation of work orders
  • Must possess and maintain a valid drivers’ license and good driving record in accordance with CEE’s Fleet Safety Program
  • Must be able to lift 40 pounds and work in tight spaces such as attics and crawl spaces
  • Must be able to work outside in all weather conditions
  • Ability to routinely use standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines
  • Ability to routinely use building science diagnostic equipment such as blower doors, duct blasters, combustion analyzers, infrared cameras, and hand tools
  • Work will include occasional outstate travel including over-night stays
  • Primary working hours are within the Home Energy Squad Schedule. This will include nights or weekends depending on assignment.
How to Apply

Email or fax cover letter and resume to Human Resources: Senior Auditor/Trainer Position Center for Energy and Environment 212 3rd Avenue North, Suite #560 Minneapolis, MN 55401
FAX 612-335-5995
Center for Energy and Environment seeks to enrich the diversity of the CEE community and encourages applicants from a wide range of backgrounds to apply. CEE is long noted for its research, policy advocacy and programming to provide practical energy solutions for homes, businesses and communities. Equal Opportunity Employer


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