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Senior Technical Research Advisor

Richard Heath and Associates Chico, CA
  • Posted: August 31, 2019
  • Full-Time

We are seeking a dedicated and talented professional for the following opportunity in Chico, CA:
Senior Technical Research Advisor
Chico, CA

If you are looking to make a difference and lead a dynamic team then come join Richard Heath & Associates! RHA is an established industry leader in designing innovative programs to help conserve energy. We are currently recruiting for a Senior Technical Research Advisor to join our Chico, CA office. You will work alongside company leaders to direct a team of technical and administrative staff to deliver timely, cost-effective solutions. Our specialty is being able to successful design and deploy solutions that have never been done before.

JOB SUMMARY
The Senior Technical Research Advisor will be a subject matter expert for technical projects within the energy efficiency Technical Services team. This role will be responsible for reviewing and approving technical information integral to RHA deliverables. The position requires depth and diversity of skills in the areas of building science, construction materials, specifications and practices, building codes and standards, and field experience in the residential and light commercial construction or energy conservation industry.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
+ Maintain subject matter expertise in published standards, construction materials and practices, building and energy codes, and technical journals in support of program/project development
+ Develop, review and approve technical standards, installation requirements, studies and other relevant research projects
+ Provide technical expertise in the designing, development and deployment of pilot programs
+ Represent Technical Services by responding to complex technical questions from RHA internal departments, weatherization crews, trainers, and clientele
+ Represent RHA Technical Services in client meetings
+ Provide consultation to industry clients on the development and deployment of shared standards
+ Provide recommendations on industry best practices and applicable codes
+ Develop, review and approve technical manuals based on relevant industry standards
+ Approve curriculum materials
+ Design field studies such as performing testing and inspections; apply results to technical documents
+ Maintain subject matter expertise on emerging technologies, new measure opportunities and best practices as needed for proposal development and program design
+ Assist in the development of new technical staff through mentoring

Education
+ Required:
+ Bachelor's degree or five years of relevant experience in construction management, engineering or related energy efficiency field may be substituted for a degree.

+ Preferred:
+ Bachelor's degree in construction management, engineering or related energy efficiency field.


Join Our Team!
RHA has delivered innovative, impactful programs with expansive reach into California's hard to serve communities for three decades and has helped over 1,000,000 residents and small businesses conserve resources.

WHY IT IS EASY TO FEEL PASSIONATE ABOUT OUR WORK:
Our Vision - Connecting our clients to diverse populations
Our Mission - working together to improve lives by delivering socially responsible solutions.
Our Values - PA2CT
Proactive
Adaptable/Accountable
Committed
Team
Our Motto - Doing whatever it takes

WHY OUR EMPLOYEES LIKE WORKING WITH US:
+ Fulfilling work
+ Positive culture
+ Competitive salary and benefits
+ Much more!
Apply here: https://www.rhainc.com/careers


Richard Heath & Associates is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. Employment at Richard Heath & Associates is contingent upon passing all required clearances of the position, which may include but not limited to: criminal history, driving record, employment verification, and drug testing.

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