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ecobeco is an award-winning, “green” company that creates comfortable, healthier homes in an energy efficient way. ecobeco provides Quick Home Energy Check-ups, Home Energy Audits, Design Build Services, and Home Improvements to homes in the Washington DC Metropolitan area. ecobeco participates in the Home Performance with ENERGY STAR programs for Pepco Maryland, BGE, and Potomac Edison (Frederick County) that provides substantial rebates to home owners to take action.

Positions Available

Residential Carpenters and Handymen

ecobeco, a Rockville-based residential Design Build firm, is looking carpenters and handymen who can work on a part-time, hourly basis. 

About ecobeco:  We believe that all homeowners should live in comfortable, efficient, healthy homes.  ecobeco is your trusted partner for whole home design that impacts you and your family, your community, and the environment in positive ways.  Since 2008, ecobeco has been helping home owners around the DMV with their remodeling needs.  We have completed over 1,000 remodeling projects, and we have performed energy efficiency audits and check-ups for over 50,000 homes and apartments as part of our relationship with Pepco's energy efficiency programs.

Our expertise in energy efficiency, indoor air quality, and sustainable materials gives ecobeco an edge, and helps us take our projects to the next level.  So our customers' homes not only look great, but they perform better and create a better living environment.  Form and function exceed expectations at ecobeco.

Qualifications
  • Residential construction project management experience
  • Bi-lingual a plus, but not required
  • Must have a car/truck.  We reimburse mileage.
  • Background check is required due to Pepco program requirements that impact some jobs.
  • Positive attitude and enthusiastic communications
  • Punctuality
  • Passion for the environmental mission of the company
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office applications, proficient on the computer.
  • ecobeco is committed to a drug-free workplace.
Compensation

This is a full time position includes health care benefits, paid vacation, and paid holidays. Compensation is based on experience.

To Apply

Please send resume and cover letter to “jobs@ecobeco.com” with subject “Residential Carpenter / Handyman"

Quick Home Energy Check-up Auditor

We are looking for an energetic, highly motivated energy auditor who will conduct quick home energy check-ups.  This job is typically suitable for people who have received their BPI Building Analyst certification, but who do not have experience performing Comprehensive Home Energy Audits.

Job Requirements
  • Customer Service: Great personal skills and ability to communicate your observations and concepts to customers in a clear and professional manner.
  • Transportation: You must have a valid driver’s license and provide your own transportation. We will provide a transportation reimbursement.
  • Mobility: During the visit, you will be expected to thoroughly inspect all areas of the home. This includes all rooms, exterior, attics and crawls which may entail, climbing ladders and/or stairs. You will NOT need to go on roofs.
  • Physical strength and dexterity: You will need to carry approximately 40 pounds of equipment from the auditor’s car to the household. You will need dexterity and coordination to properly set up and break down equipment.
  • Installs: You will install CFLs, shower heads, water heater insulation, and more during your visit. You will use basic tools like a wrench or screwdriver to accomplish these tasks.
  • Computer basic:  You will utilize a tablet computer to record customer data and install data.
  • Hours: You are available to work 8-10 hours a day, 5 days per week including Saturdays as needed.
Qualifications
  • Great verbal communication skills and listening skills.
  • BPI Building Analyst certification required
  • Computer literacy required.
  • Positive attitude.
  • Punctuality.
  • You will need to pass a criminal background check that is required by Pepco before you can enter a customer’s home. No felonies allowed. No violent misdemeanors allowed.
  • ecobeco is committed to a drug-free workplace.
Compensation

This position includes health care benefits and paid vacation and holidays. This position is salaried with bonus opportunity.

To Apply

Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@ecobeco.com with subject “QHEC Auditor”.

Home Energy Auditor

We are looking for an energetic, highly motivated energy auditor who will conduct energy audits and additional testing methods as related to air quality and comfort in order to develop proposals and workscopes. Examples of work include air sealing, insulation, air quality systems, HVAC upgrades, duct system upgrades and other related services.

Job Requirements
  • Diagnostics and Testing: Inspection of homes with focus on energy efficiency, indoor air quality and HVAC systems. This includes performing a comprehensive Home Performance energy audit, HVAC performance testing and assessment of homes for indoor air quality issues.
  • Data Collection: Collect technical data to be used for energy savings calculations, utility rebate applications, development of customer proposals and work scopes for installation teams.
  • Customer Service: Great personal skills and ability to communicate your observations and concepts to customers in a clear and professional manner.
  • Transportation: You must have a valid driver’s license and provide your own transportation. We will provide a transportation reimbursement.
  • Mobility: During the visit, you will be expected to thoroughly inspect all areas of the home. This includes all rooms, exterior, attics and crawls which may entail, climbing ladders and/or stairs. You will NOT need to go on roofs.
  • Physical strength and dexterity: You will need to carry approximately 40 pounds of equipment from the auditor’s car to the household. You will need dexterity and coordination to properly set up and break down equipment.
  • Installs: You will install CFLs, shower heads, water heater insulation, and more during your visit. You will use basic tools like a wrench or screwdriver to accomplish these tasks.
  • Hours: You are available to work 8-10 hours a day, 5 days per week including Saturdays as needed.
Qualifications
  • Great verbal communication skills and listening skills.
  • BPI Building Analyst certification required (see our Energy Auditor Assistant position if you do not have this certification).
  • Sales experience a plus.
  • Computer literacy required.
  • Positive attitude.
  • Punctuality.
  • You will need to pass a criminal background check that is required by Pepco before you can enter a customer’s home. No felonies allowed. No violent misdemeanors allowed.
  • ecobeco is committed to a drug-free workplace.
Compensation

This position includes health care benefits and paid vacation and holidays. This position is salaried with bonus opportunity.

To Apply

Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@ecobeco.com with subject “Energy Auditor”.