To maintain an edge in today’s real estate market, more builders are incorporating energy-efficiency measures and sustainable design into home construction. There is an increasing need for technicians and Home Energy Raters to test and verify that these high-performance homes meet the necessary energy and environmental standards. If you’re looking for a career in the construction industry, or looking to expand your business services, become a Home Energy Rater for New York ENERGY STAR® Homes and/or a Green Residential Building Program Technician.
New York ENERGY STAR Homes
Looking for a new career or another service to expand your business? Become a Home Energy Rater for the New York ENERGY STAR Homes Program. Working alongside of ENERGY STAR builders, participating Home Energy Raters verify that the homes are energy-efficient, safe and comfortable according to New York ENERGY STAR Home Program guidelines. Each home built receives a rating prior to earning the New York ENERGY STAR label. Learn more about becoming a Home Energy Rater.
Green Residential Building Program
Green Residential Building Program (GRBP) Technicians are hired by building owners to ensure that the home meets the building performance requirements necessary for the Leadership in Energy Efficiency and Design (LEED®) or National Green Building Standard designation. Learn more about becoming technician.