Recollective is Hiring

Date : June 15, 2021
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Green Building Strategist

Job Description:

The primary focus of this position is to manage and/or assist on high performance green buildings that have identified sustainability targets such as LEED, Step Code, Passive House, Living Building Challenge, and City of Vancouver Green Buildings Policy.

Reports to: 

  • Principals

Essential Functions:

  • Manage and coordinate multiple green building projects
  • Research and present green building strategies to clients, design consultants and construction teams        
  • Manage scope and budget of projects 
  • Liaise with green building certification bodies (GBCI, PHI)
  • Prepare reports and presentations that communicate green building performance results
  • Work with project teams and coordinate project documentation for certification
  • Facilitate design workshops and Integrated Design Process
  • Develop and deliver education and training programs for building professionals
  • Manage internal projects
  • Assist with various aspects of operations
  • Mentor and give regular constructive feedback to peers
  • Resolve technical issues effectively

Education, Training and Experience:

  • Studied in one of the following fields: architecture, mechanical/electrical/civil engineering, planning, landscape architecture, construction management, building science, development management, or related education
  • LEED AP, CPHC/CPHD, EA, or similar
  • Minimum 1-2 year relevant experience (typically within the design and construction industry)
  • Project management experience related to the green building industry or construction industry 
  • Proficiency with Excel
  • Basic understanding of mechanical design and building science

Job Expectations:

  • Excellent project management skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong attention to detail, and ability to organize, prioritize and multitask
  • Strong group facilitation skills
  • Able to work independently with little supervision
  • Keeping abreast of building industry trends, including green building technologies and strategies 
  • Commitment to environmental responsibility and social equity
  • Deliver projects on time and on budget
  • Able to make strategic green building recommendations

Desired Qualifications:                                  

Following qualifications would be an asset:

  • Energy modelling (daylight modelling, thermal comfort modelling, CFD modelling)
  • Embodied carbon analysis / life cycle assessment
  • Health and wellness consulting
  • Commissioning
  • Coding
  • Quantity surveying
  • Energy audits
  • Biophilic design
  • Organizational sustainability planning

                                                                                                                                                                                                  
We offer a comprehensive benefits and professional development package. Compensation is commensurate with experience. Compensation range: $25-$37/hr.

We’re an equal opportunity employer and embrace diversity.  All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.

The position will remain open until filled. 

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