Energy Analyst

BMA is seeking a qualified Building Energy Analyst to perform heating & cooling load calculations, construct and iterate on building energy models, and prepare energy compliance documentation. Qualified candidates will work in collaboration with clients and other team members to provide top tier technical consulting, customer service, and deliverables. Applicants with experience in the architecture field are encouraged to apply.

Candidates exhibiting a strong connection to local interests, and a desire for long term teaming are encouraged to apply. Forging strong, long lasting relationships is at the core of our ideology.


  • Prepare building energy models using a combination of Sketchup, Openstudio, and EnergyPro
  • Interfacing with clients to coordinate on building systems and parameters effecting heating/cooling loads and building energy use
  • Apply knowledge of Title 24 Energy code in conversing with clients, preparing building energy models, and preparing energy compliance documentation
  • Coordinate with engineering staff on a project by project basis for modeling & compliance requirements

Relationship to others:

  • Works under the direction/supervision of Energy team leader
  • Works alongside project engineers, and supports various team members in their respective roles
  • Maintains flow of information amongst various team members internally as well as to/from other project consultants

Knowledge and experience:

  • Technical proficiency in reading construction plans, interpreting codes & regulations, and applying to projects
  • Experience in preparing Construction Documents, and the typical workflow required to support project permitting and construction
  • Training in the Sketchup and Autocad is required
  • Training one or more of the following energy specific software(s) is required: EnergyPro, Openstudio, Energy+, CBECC-COM, Carrier HAP
  • Entry level to several years of experience required depending candidate
  • Ability to work with different personalities and with varying levels of professional experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills required
  • Strong organization and multi-tasking skills required to support a fast paced work environment
  • Typical Office Software skills required: Bluebeam, Word, Excel, Outlook, etc…
  • BS Degree or other industry specific work experience which demonstrates high levels of technical capability a plus
  • Knowledge of current codes/standards for building projects within the State of California including: CALGreen Code, California Energy Code
  • Training in BIM preferred but not required
  • Candidate must exhibit excellent at time management and ability to prioritize projects and responsibilities

For consideration please email a complete and detailed resume and cover letter along with compensation history. We will make direct contact to schedule an interview with the adequately qualified candidates.

Compensation package may include generous hourly rate, performance related bonus/incentive, employee and dependent benefits, 401k, paid time off, etc…

About us

BMA is a well established engineering firm based out of the central coast of California. Building off of a 25 year heritage, we are growing and are excited to have the opportunity to add to our teams. We design mechanical and plumbing systems for commercial, industrial, mixed-use, healthcare, and educational facilities. We design energy efficient, advanced systems utilizing the latest technologies and design methods. We consistently deliver timely, meaningful solutions to our clients and maintain the highest standards for our designs.

We offer a great work atmosphere and encourage employees to engage in daytime activities such as surfing and mountainbiking when appropriate with project schedules. Many of our team members have young families and we strongly support and advocate for a healthy life/work balance.


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Think you have what it takes? Use the form below to submit a resume and a letter explaining why you’re a great fit for BMA.

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