Energy Modeler

greenSTUDIO, an extension of Hastings Architecture Associates, is seeking a highly motivated Energy Modeler to assist our sustainability consulting group. The EM position will be responsible for preparing energy simulation models for the purpose of evaluating energy conservation strategies in architectural design projects, in addition to preparing documentation required for LEED certification.

This position will be responsible for:

- Preparation of preliminary and final design
  energy simulation models for LEED project documentation.
- Preparation of written summary reports and
   presentations to client and project team members.
- Uploading results and supporting documentation from the
   energy modeling process to LEED Online.
- Responding to requests for clarifications from LEED
   project reviewers as they relate to the energy model.
- Review of non-LEED architecture projects for determination of best practices
   for orientation, skin and electricity-consuming systems.

The Energy Modeler must demonstrate:

- Comprehensive understanding of all the building systems related to energy performance
   and the information needed to construct a model using the selected software.
- Ability to understand and explain capabilities and limitations of modeling software for the
   strategies the team would like to pursue. - Awareness of how much time the design team
   needs to provide information, feedback, and responses to the modeling exercise.
- Experience with design phase modeling.
- Ability to demonstrate how energy modeling can be used to perform cost-benefit analysis.
- Experience in modeling projects using ASHRAE 90.1, Appendix G, or a thorough
   understanding of this approach.
- Ability to perform quality control reviews to ensure that modeling inputs accurately reflect
   the proposed and Appendix G baseline design.
- Ability to validate the model through review of actual utility bills during occupancy.

Requirements:

- Bachelor degree in architecture, mechanical engineering, or related field (emphasis on
   energy management is preferred).
- Energy modeling experience: 3 years +
- A strong background in sustainable design solutions and LEED green building certification.
- LEED AP BD+C credential (must be obtained within one year of employment).
- Ability to read construction documents and Revit/ BIM models, and to extrapolate
   information from design narratives.
- Experience modeling buildings with complex geometry and systems.
- Proficient in Trace 700 energy modeling software, or other energy modeling software
   approved for LEED project submittal such as EnergyPlus, eQUEST, and HAP.
- Knowledge of conceptual modeling tools like Ecotect, Rhino and Sefaira a plus.
- Revit proficiency desired.
- Good working knowledge of IECC codes and ASHRAE Standards, especially 90.1.
- Self-starter with the ability to interact with a variety of project team members.

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor degree in architecture, mechanical engineering, or related field (emphasis on energy management is preferred);
Energy modeling experience: 3 years +

CONTACT:

Please send all resumes and inquires for this position to: future@haa.us

Interior Designer - 0-3 years of experience

If you are a passionate and thoughtful interior designer who dreams of working side by side with architects to deliver innovative and sustainable environments, reach out!

Hastings, a 30-year-old firm rooted in the growing city of Nashville was #8 on the 2016 ARCHITECT 50 list. The Hastings team enjoys a connected and creative culture, award winning design work, and the opportunity to grow with the firm and with the "it city" of Nashville.

If interested, please submit your cover letter, resume and portfolio (no larger than 5M) to future@haa.us.

The interior designer with 0-3years of experience will be responsible for:

- Coordinating the Hastings team to develop design concepts, presentations, and material palettes.
- Producing reference imagery for freehand quick sketches to communicate design ideas.
- Contributing to construction documents and details on AutoCAD/Revit.
- Reading and understanding construction drawings.


The ideal candidate must meet the following qualifications to be considered:

- Bachelor's degree from an accredited school of architecture or interior design.
- Proficiency in Revit.
- Proficiency in Adobe Suite.
- Demonstrate graphic design skills.
- Communicates a positive attitude, curiosity, creativity, and sense of urgency.
- Eligible for full-time work in the United States.

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor's degree from an accredited school of architecture or interior design.

CONTACT:

Please send all resumes and inquires for this position to: future@haa.us

Interior Designer - 4-8 years of experience

If you are a passionate and thoughtful interior designer who dreams of working side by side with architects to deliver innovative and sustainable environments, reach out!

Hastings, a 30-year-old firm rooted in the growing city of Nashville was #8 on the 2016 ARCHITECT 50 list. The Hastings team enjoys a connected and creative culture, award winning design work, and the opportunity to grow with the firm and with the "it city" of Nashville.

If interested, please submit your cover letter, resume and portfolio (no larger than 5M) to future@haa.us.

The interior designer with 4-8 years of experience will be responsible for:

- Designing innovative solutions with complex details; competent in the completion an execution of high-end interior design projects.
- Performing interior design assignments that include program documents, conceptual design, schematic design, and design development.
- Producing construction documents (Revit)
- Conducting construction administration
- Leading selection of furniture systems, specifications, and bidding.
- Providing project team coordination for mechanical, electrical, structural, and other project consultants; producing specifications and material details.
- Collaborating closely with Hastings' team, clients, consultants, contractors, and vendors.

The ideal candidate will meet the following qualifications:

- Bachelor's degree from an accredited school of interior design or architecture.
- Proficient in Revit.
- Proficient in Adobe Suite.
- Detail oriented.
- Ability to work effectively as a member of a team.
- Excellent communications skills (verbal and written).
- Well-rounded experience in design, FF&E specification, and construction documentation.
- Knowledge of relevant building codes and accessibility requirements.
- Interior Design registration and LEED accreditation preferred.
- Communicates a positive attitude, curiosity, creativity, and sense of urgency.
- Eligible for full-time work in the United States.

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor's degree from an accredited school of interior design or architecture. 4-8 years of experience.

CONTACT:

Please send all resumes and inquires for this position to: future@haa.us

Interior Designer - 9+ years of experience

If you are a passionate and thoughtful interior designer who dreams of working side by side with architects to deliver innovative and sustainable environments, reach out!

Hastings, a 30-year-old firm rooted in the growing city of Nashville was #8 on the 2016 ARCHITECT 50 list. The Hastings team enjoys a connected and creative culture, award winning design work, and the opportunity to grow with the firm and with the "it city" of Nashville.

If interested, please submit your cover letter, resume and portfolio (no larger than 5M) to future@haa.us.

The interior designer with 9+ years of experience will be responsible for:

- Interaction with clients, conducting meetings and presentations.
- Developing conceptual designs, design development, and production.
- Leading and mentoring teams to create project deliverables.
- Strong project management and planning skills.
- Participating in business development effort by stellar reputation for client service.

The ideal candidate must meet the following qualifications to be considered:

- 9+ years professional experience including proven track record of leading the design of high-end interiors projects.
- Bachelor's degree from an accredited school of architecture or interior design.
- Knowledge of total project process including fee and team management, schedules and budgets.
- Proficiency in Revit.
- Excellent communication skills (verbal and written).
- Strong skills in client relationship management and presentation.
- Interior Design registration and LEED accreditation preferred.
- Communicates a positive attitude, curiosity, creativity, and sense of urgency.
- Eligible for full-time work in the United States.

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor's degree from an accredited school of architecture or interior design. 9+ years professional experience.

CONTACT:

Please send all resumes and inquires for this position to: future@haa.us