At Energy 350, we believe in doing things differently.

We value people for who they are and for their differences. Individual backgrounds, perspectives and varied experiences contribute to a diverse and inclusive work place which fosters a higher level of creativity and productivity. By embracing diversity, we believe that we will be able to leverage the many experiences and ideas that each person brings to Energy 350 and become a much stronger organization.

Energy 350 is an equal opportunity employer. We consider all applicants for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

Energy 350 provides a casual yet hard working environment of high caliber staff that encourages creativity, collaboration and individuality. We believe in the cause and are seeking high performing, mission driven people to share in the challenge ahead of us.

Open Positions

Are you a dynamic individual passionate about energy efficiency? You’re in the right place! We are hiring an Energy Efficiency Research Engineer at Energy 350 to join our team. This engineer will support technology and market- based research, decarbonization policy, residential and commercial efficiency measures and program design. Are you interested? Please submit a cover letter and resume to [email protected].

Key Details:

  • Location: Portland, OR or remote location
  • Travel: Serve contracts across multiple regions including Oregon, Washington, Idaho, and California. Occasional travel is anticipated, but less than 10% of the time.
  • Pay: $85,000-$104,000 annual starting salary, depending on experience with continued growth potential.
  • Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, HSA, EAP, 401K with 4% match & Profit Sharing, PTO, Paid Holidays, Parental Leave, Wellness Reimbursement, and First Time Homebuyers Assistance.
  • Schedule: Full-Time; 40 hours per week; Monday-Friday.

About Energy 350: The future is bright at Energy 350! We are an energy efficiency consulting firm located in Portland, OR. Energy 350 is a leader in energy efficiency programs, policy, research, evaluation, and engineering. At Energy 350, we care about our employees and prioritize a balanced work lifestyle. We look for fast learners who are highly motivated and mission driven to join us in our casual yet hard working environment where we value people for who they are and for their differences.

Position Overview: As an Energy Research Engineer you will support a wide range of topics for utilities and regional efficiency groups. Your primary tasks will include conducting emerging technology research, product enhancement assessments, analyzing field performance data, policy research and analysis, writing reports, creating and reviewing energy models, and engaging with residential and commercial end-users. This dynamic position requires collaboration with a wide variety of stakeholders ranging from utility program representatives, end users, designers, contractors, manufacturers, and Energy 350 staff.

A typical day may include:

  • Performing research analyses using visualization tools (Tableau, Excel, etc.)
  • Conducting analyses and research to support efficiency and decarbonization policy approaches
  • Creating or reviewing energy models, calculating energy savings, writing technical reports, and reviewing engineering analyses
  • Supporting development and continuous improvement of new and existing efficiency programs
  • Participating in industry collaboratives and other events or conferences
  • Working collaboratively with the Energy 350 team to deliver high-level service to our clients
  • Helping to influence energy policy on a program, state, regional and national level.

Qualifications:

We are looking for an engineer with proficiency in energy efficiency in the residential and commercial sectors.

  • 3-6 years of engineering experience in mechanical systems and energy efficiency
  • Knowledge of the commercial and residential HVAC supply chain, including regional or national market
  • Knowledge and experience interacting with contractors or distributors
  • Building science knowledge including HVAC design and/or construction administration experience
  • Experience with heat pumps for space and/or water heating in the residential and/or commercial sector
  • Understanding of regional energy efficiency measures, programs, and policies aimed at the commercial
    and residential sectors
  • Decarbonization/electrification project or program experience
  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Project management skills
  • Ability to break down complex analyses into easily explainable terms for non-technical audiences
  • Solid presentation skills and experience with public speaking
  • Undergraduate degree, advanced degrees, and/or other relevant professional experience

We provide a competitive salary, exceptional benefits, room for growth, and an amazing work environment
surrounded by excellent people.

To apply, submit a resume and cover letter to [email protected]. In your cover letter, please answer the following questions:

• What excites you about this position?
• How does the experience in your resume translate to the skills required for this job?

Are you a dynamic individual passionate about energy efficiency? You’re in the right place! We are hiring an Energy Engineer at Energy 350 to join our team. This engineer will support commercial building audits, industrial energy studies, and verifications. Are you interested? Please submit a cover letter and resume to [email protected].

Key Details:

  • Location: Portland, OR
  • Travel: Serve contracts across multiple regions in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho. Local travel of approximately 25% time is anticipated.
  • Pay: $70,000-$104,000 annually, depending on experience.
  • Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, HSA, EAP, 401K with 4% match & Profit Sharing, PTO, Paid Holidays, Parental Leave, Wellness Reimbursement, and First Time Homebuyers Assistance.
  • Schedule: Full-Time; 40 hours per week; Monday-Friday.

About Energy 350: The future is bright at Energy 350! We are an energy efficiency consulting firm located in Portland, OR. Energy 350 is a leader in energy efficiency programs, policy, research, evaluation, and engineering. At Energy 350, we care about our employees and prioritize a balanced work lifestyle. We look for fast learners who are highly motivated and mission driven to join us in our casual yet hard working environment where we value people for who they are and for their differences.

Position Overview: As an Energy Engineer you will support multiple electric and gas utility contracts, identify energy efficiency opportunities, evaluate energy savings for baseline and upgraded conditions, write reports, create energy models, and engage with commercial and industrial participants. This dynamic position requires collaboration with a wide variety of stakeholders ranging from utility program representatives, end users, and Energy 350 staff.

A typical day may include:

  • Meeting with utility program participants to provide energy engineering services
  • Conducting site visits and completing energy audits of commercial buildings and/or industrial facilities
  • Creating energy models, calculating energy savings, writing technical reports, and reviewing engineering analyses
  • Coaching participants through project implementation with sound technical advice
  • Supporting development and continuous improvement of new and existing programs
  • Participating in industry collaboratives and other events or conferences
  • Working collaboratively with the entire Energy 350 team to deliver high-level customer service

Qualifications:

We are looking for an engineer with proficiency in energy efficiency in the commercial or industrial sectors.

  • 1-5 years of engineering experience in mechanical systems and energy efficiency
  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Project management skills
  • Ability to break down complex systems into tangible energy engineering analyses
  • Presentation skills
  • Undergraduate degree, advanced degrees, and/or other relevant professional experience

We provide a competitive salary, exceptional benefits, room for growth, and an amazing work environment surrounded by excellent people. To apply, submit a resume and cover letter to [email protected]. In your cover letter, please answer the following questions:

  • What excites you about this position?
  • How does the experience in your resume translate to this job?
  • Confirm that you understand we are looking for candidates that reside in (or can relocate to) the Portland, OR metro area.

The future is bright at Energy 350! We are an energy efficiency consulting firm located in Portland, OR. Energy 350 is a leader in energy efficiency programs, policy, research, evaluation, and engineering. We look for fast learners who are highly motivated and mission driven to join us in our casual yet hard working environment where we value people for who they are and for their differences. At Energy 350, we care about our employees and contractors and prioritize a balanced work lifestyle. 

 We are always on the lookout for potential contractors that would be a good fit for our clients within the following disciplines related to our work: 

  • Energy Efficiency Programs (i.e. engineering analysis of commercial and industrial systems, electrical and mechanical installation of data loggers, plumbing assistance in identifying and fixing compressed air and steam leaks, etc.) 
  • Policy, Planning, and Evaluation 
  • Energy Efficiency Research (i.e. field test design and implementation, market research, emerging technology evaluation, etc.) 
  • Retrocommissioning of mechanical and electrical systems 
  • Measurement & Verification of energy projects 

 If we have a project in mind that fits your experience and availability, we will be in touch to provide more specifics about the opportunity so that we can mutually assess if it is a match. 

 We are grateful that you are interested in the prospect of partnering with Energy 350! If you have questions about this process, please reach out to [email protected]. 

  Benefits 

Energy 350 provides equitable compensation to both employees and contractors. If we have a project that needs contractor support, we will share information about the pay band for the corresponding opportunity at the same time as sharing details about the job scope itself. 

Application 

To apply, please send a statement of qualifications, resume and cover letter to [email protected]Please include the answers to the following questions in your cover letter: 

 

  1. Which department are you interested in being a contractor for? 

                a. Energy Efficiency Programs 

                b. PolicyPlanning, and Evaluation 

                c. Energy Efficiency Research 

                d. Retrocommissioning 

                e. Measurement & Verification  

      2. We want to prioritize the opportunity to partner with minority-owned, women-owned, and service-disabled veteran-owned businessesPlease share anything that would help us better understand your experience (i.e. M/WBE certification, SDV certification, OAME member, other). If none of the above applies, please indicate N/A. 

     3. What is your availability? (i.e. hours/week, number of weeks/months available, etc.) 

Energy 350 has maintained a top 5 spot on Oregon Business Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon and the 100 Best Green Companies in Oregon for the last 5 years and running and we are very proud of that.

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