Title:  Energy Auditor or Entry Level Energy Engineer

Requisition ID:  408
Job Supplier:  TriState Light & Energy

Old Bridge, NJ, US, 08857

Date:  May 3, 2024

Hiring Company Overview

Be part of our growth! Tri-State Light & Energy, Inc. (TSLE) is a single-source provider of energy solutions, bringing four decades of design-build experience from lighting and HVAC upgrades to performance contracting. TSLE provides energy solutions and implementation to small, medium, and large businesses.



Job Description

We are looking for an entry-level energy auditor and energy engineer to support energy auditing, feasibility study, engineering assessment and program related support activities.


Energy auditor is responsible for collecting existing facility information, energy into company developed tools or program develop tool and help develop deliverables i.e. proposals, energy audit reports and program support activities.

Job Responsibilities

  • Visually inspects buildings and related systems including mechanical, electrical, and process systems to determine energy consumption in each area or system.
  • Uses a variety of tools such as air velocity monitors or digital thermometers to collect field data related to energy use; analyzes the results.
  • Performs appropriate and applicable tests to determine the extent of inefficiency.
  • Establishes baselines for energy use and needs by quantifying energy consumption.
  • Provides thorough education to end users regarding energy efficiency; fields and answers related questions.
  • Identifies energy saving opportunities, calculating potential savings and prioritizing areas with the most return on investment.
  • Composes and presents audit reports containing the results of the energy analysis and recommendations for improved energy efficiency.
  • Recommends alternate energy sources and other energy efficient technologies.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


  • Bachelors degree in Engineering, with a demonstrated interest in energy conservation required.
  • At least two years of experience conducting comprehensive energy audits required; three to five years preferred.
  • Must have Valid Driver's license 
  • Certification as a building analyst required or in pursuit within six months.
  • Excellent communication, organization, and problem-solving skills.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Professional Skills

- Proficient in Microsoft office and other related software

- Experience with Energy Modeling Software eQuest, 

- Some Experience on CAD - AutoCAD or similar software is plus

Relevant Experience

- 0-2 years of experience and any internship experience is plus

Physical Abilities

  • Ability to travel to locations to conduct audits. Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times.

Work Environment

Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times.

Miscellaneous Job Information


  • Stable employment
  • Base + Commission position, based on your experience
  • 401K Program with matching contribution after one year
  • Medical benefits


Resources on Staff

  • Professional Engineer (PE)
  • Certified Energy Manager (CEM)
  • Certified Energy Auditor (CEA)
  • Other Energy and Project Management Related Certifications
  • If you read this far, you’re probably still interested. Great! Please email your Resume and Salary expectations to Careers@TSLE.com.  A well-written cover letter telling us how you could help us out would be nice, too. Please attach documents in Word or PDF format.
  • New Jersey Residency is preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)

All candidates must pass our Drug Test, Criminal background check and Act 34 Child Abuse clearance.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality or sex.


Job Level:  Entry Level (0 to 2 Years' Experience)
Job Type:  Salaried
Starting Salary $:  $60,000

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