Energy Auditor

South Carolina Rural Water Association   Columbia, SC   Full-time     Consulting
Posted on June 13, 2022

South Carolina Rural Water Association (SCRWA), a non-profit trade association for public water and wastewater utilities has an opening for an Energy Auditor.  The available position is a part-time OR full-time salaried job with extensive travel state-wide.

The responsibilities of the Energy Auditor include the completion of a minimum of 30 Water / Wastewater Utility Energy Audits annually and 5 Energy Implementation Visits.  Each audit includes completion of an energy report to include analysis of energy usage and description of current energy charges, basic energy efficiency recommendations project/action summary, projected savings and ROI, available funding mechanisms and projected costs.  Audits will be conducted on-site at water and wastewater utilities state-wide. 

Participation in public speaking engagements and delivery of energy related training is an expectation of the position.  The Energy Auditor is also expected to attend monthly staff and team meetings, attend Association conferences and events, and represent the Association during applicable agency and partner meetings and workshops.

Extensive in-state and limited amount of travel out-of-state is required.

Minimum Qualifications:

Background in an electrical or energy field with understanding of the energy auditing process OR a background in basic electrical maintenance for a water or wastewater utility combined with an overall interest in the electrical field.

Valid US Driver’s License.

Reliable vehicle and willingness to travel extensively state-wide. Some overnight travel may be required.


**Successful applicant MUST be fully vaccinated against Covid-19


Starting salary range: $40,000 to $60,000 depending on experience.

401k with 5% employer match

Travel (including airfare, mileage, hotel and meals) is reimbursed based on standard Federal per diem rates.