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Associate Architect

Ettinger Engineering Associates has an opening for an experienced Associate Architect


  • Lead, build and manage sustainability and green building design arm of the firm.
  • Project planning and management, sustainable design consultancy, green certification and energy efficiency program management.
  • Key spokesperson for the firm's sustainability arm.
  • Lead client meetings, conduct design charrettes and make presentations.
  • Lead business development for sustainability division.
  • Develop proposals, quotes and responses to solicitations.
  • Monitor finances of sustainability business.
  • Lead development of commissioning and building inspection services.
  • Conduct architectural design analysis, prepare evaluations and provide recommendations on green building design.
  • Lead and manage LEED BD+C certifications of NYC capital projects.
  • Lead large-scale building projects focused on reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
  • Manage certification and incentive programs for multifamily and mixed-use building projects targeting LEED- homes, Energy STAR, NYSERDA, etc.
  • Provide critiques of architectural design and provide consulting on strategies toward energy efficient designs.
  • Consult on building architectural designs to promote physical and mental well-being of occupants.
  • Stay abreast of emerging technologies applicable to architectural aspects of energy efficiency and green performance.
  • Monitor compliance with codes and laws, provide guidance to internal teams and clients.
  • Manage team of analysts, energy modelers, commissioning agents and field verification specialists.
  • Responsible for resource and personnel management including hiring and performance reviews.


  • Minimum education: Master’s in Architecture, Mechanical Engineering, or related Energy Management or Sustainability discipline.
  • Required experience: 4 years as Architect, Senior Associate, or any job title where experience includes the following:
    • 4 years of 1. leading project teams in sustainable design;
    • 2. project experience with LEED design;
    • 3. energy modeling and analysis; and
    • 4. Passive House design.
  • Occasional travel to job sites or client meetings is anticipated to be 2x/month within 5 boroughs of NYC.
  • An average travel distance of 60 miles is anticipated per month.
  • Job sites/client meetings range from 5 to 30 miles from the office.
  • All anticipated travel is expected to occur during daytime only; no overnight travel will be required.
  • Salary: $132,500.00
  • Location: 505 8th. Avenue, 24th. Floor, New York, NY 10018.

Job Type: Full-time - 40 hours/week

Send Resume to: Diana Ettinger, Robert Ettinger PE, PC, 505 8th. Avenue 24th. Floor, New York, NY 10018


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