Employment Opportunities

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Do you want to be immersed in sustainability practices on a global scale? Apply your knowledge and passion to a growing global initiative.

3R Sustainability often seeks professionals for positions remote or at its LEED Gold certified Pittsburgh office in the Strip District to be on the front line of the global charge toward sustainability. See the currently available positions below.

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Built Environment Sustainability Consultant (Engineering Track)

3R Sustainability, a CSR (corporate social responsibility) and high-performance building consulting company located in Pittsburgh’s Strip District, is looking for a Built Environment Sustainability Consultant (Engineering Track) to join our growing team.

3R believes that sustainability and corporate responsibility are good for business, good for the environment, good for society, and good for the economy. This client-facing role will focus on corporate, building, and product sustainability, including environmental impacts, employee health and productivity, community engagement, and sound business practices. Tasks will include analyzing sustainability data, developing business strategies, and creating sustainability reports and programs. Projects and clients will span across a diverse set of industries and locations, which require engagement with clients, and their stakeholders, around the world.

Key Responsibilities

  • Conduct documentation review according to the LEED BD+C and ID+C rating systems with an emphasis on the EA and IEQ credit categories
  • Create documentation packages for the credits and prerequisites in the categories listed above
  • Manage portions of built environment consulting projects
  • Provide support for other sustainability related projects across the company’s range of services

Additional Responsibilities

  • Support collaboration with clients through development of tools and deliverables in a variety of frameworks including LEED, WELL Health-Safety, and other built environment and CSR related topics
  • Independently undertake project-related research, collect and analyze data, and engage with a range of stakeholders
  • Support senior colleagues in business development, including proposal writing, and in the development of work plans, schedules and budgets for the delivery of client projects
  • Deliver tasks on time and within budget and assist project managers to ensure that projects perform against targets and deadlines
  • Work on several differing projects simultaneously
  • Conduct corporate GHG inventories (scope 1, 2, 3)

Requirements

  • BA/BSc in sustainability, engineering or a related science, with a well-rounded understanding of business
  • Three to five years’ directly related work experience with direct experience with at least 10 energy models
  • Background in energy modeling, utility analysis, or energy efficiency
  • Possess, or in the course of six months obtain a LEED AP with specialty
  • Background working with large data sets and proven ability to analyze, interpret and communicate findings
  • Understand the connection between high-performance buildings and CSR

Additional consideration will be given to candidates who:

  • Currently hold or currently pursuing PE, EIT, BEMP, or C.E.M.
  • Have experience with data science and data visualization
  • Hold a master’s degree in sustainability and/or business, or equivalent certifications
  • Have experience with LCAs and/or corporate GHG inventories (scope 1, 2, 3)
  • Have project management experience

Personal attributes and qualities

  • Passion for sustainability
  • Curious, globally-minded and enthusiastic
  • Detail oriented to contribute to and support the 3R team, project management, and administration
  • Excellent problem-solving, time management, organization, and communication skills
  • Positive, helpful, and team-focused with a strong initiative and willingness to learn and work
  • Quick and adaptive learner, eager to tackle new situations
  • Proactive, self-driven, and willing to jump in on any task that helps the team meet its objectives
  • Able to work on virtual teams

The ideal candidate will be available to work remotely or at 3R’s LEED Gold certified office in the Strip District in Pittsburgh. A comprehensive benefit package is offered, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, flexible spending accounts for medical/dependent care, retirement plan with company match, generous paid time off, and a business casual environment. Salary is competitive, depending on education, breadth of experience and communication skills.

Please submit resumes to careers@3Rsustainability.com for consideration. All inquiries will be held in confidence. Background checks are required. EOE.

Built Environment Sustainability Consultant

3R Sustainability, a CSR (corporate social responsibility) and high-performance building consulting company located in Pittsburgh’s Strip District, is looking for a Built Environment Sustainability Consultant to join our growing team.

3R believes that sustainability and corporate responsibility are good for business, good for the environment, good for society, and good for the economy. This client-facing role will focus on corporate, building, and product sustainability, including environmental impacts, employee health and productivity, community engagement, and sound business practices. Tasks will include analyzing sustainability data, developing business strategies, and creating sustainability reports and programs. Projects and clients will span across a diverse set of industries and locations, which require engagement with clients, and their stakeholders, around the world.

Key Responsibilities

  • Conduct documentation review according to the LEED BD+C and ID+C rating systems with an emphasis on the LT, SS, WE, and MR credit categories
  • Create documentation packages for the credits and prerequisites in the categories listed above
  • Manage portions of built environment consulting projects
  • Provide support for other sustainability related projects across the company’s range of services

Additional Responsibilities

  • Support collaboration with clients through development of tools and deliverables in a variety of frameworks including LEED, WELL Health-Safety, and other built environment and CSR related topics
  • Independently undertake project-related research, collect and analyze data, and engage with a range of stakeholders
  • Support senior colleagues in business development, including proposal writing, and in the development of work plans, schedules and budgets for the delivery of client projects
  • Deliver tasks on time and within budget and assist project managers to ensure that projects perform against targets and deadlines
  • Work on several differing projects simultaneously

Requirements

  • BA/BSc in architecture, engineering, sustainability, or a related science, with a well-rounded understanding of business
  • Three to five years’ directly related work experience
  • Background in Project management
  • Experience working directly with clients
  • Possess, or in the course of six months obtain, a LEED AP with specialty
  • Background working with large data sets and proven ability to analyze, interpret and communicate findings
  • Understand the connection between high-performance buildings and CSR
  • Professional writing skills and the ability to translate scientific data and metrics into compelling “sustainability stories”

Personal attributes and qualities

  • Passion for sustainability
  • Curious, globally-minded and enthusiastic
  • Detail oriented to contribute to and support the 3R team, project management, and administration
  • Excellent problem-solving, time management, organization, and communication skills
  • Positive, helpful, and team-focused with a strong initiative and willingness to learn and work
  • Quick and adaptive learner, eager to tackle new situations
  • Proactive, self-driven, and willing to jump in on any task that helps the team meet its objectives
  • Well presented with a professional manner to act as a brand ambassador
  • Able to work on virtual teams

The ideal candidate will be available to work remotely or at 3R’s LEED Gold certified office in the Strip District in Pittsburgh. A comprehensive benefit package is offered, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, flexible spending accounts for medical/dependent care, retirement plan with company match, generous paid time off, and a business casual environment. Salary is competitive, depending on education, breadth of experience and communication skills.

Please submit resumes to careers@3Rsustainability.com for consideration. All inquiries will be held in confidence. Background checks are required. EOE.

Executive Administrator

3R Sustainability, a CSR (corporate social responsibility) and high-performance building consulting company located in Pittsburgh’s Strip District, is looking for an Executive Administrator to join our growing team.

3R believes that sustainability and corporate responsibility are good for business, good for the environment, good for society, and good for the economy. This client-facing role requires expert project management across a wide range of projects. Projects will span across a diverse set of industries and locations, and require engagement directly with clients, and their stakeholders, around the world.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide executive support for leadership and a growing team of consultants
  • Administer program management tools to track and report on progress of projects
  • Schedule interviews with clients and others
  • Create client deliverables
  • Support business development process
  • Provide office administrative support

Additional Responsibilities

  • Support collaboration with clients through development of tools and deliverables in a variety of frameworks
  • Conduct project-related research and collect/organize data
  • Support senior colleagues in business development, including proposal writing, and in the development of work plans, schedules and budgets for the delivery of client projects
  • Deliver tasks on time and within budget and assist project managers to ensure that projects perform against targets and deadlines
  • Work on several differing projects simultaneously

Requirements

  • BA/BSc with a well-rounded understanding of business
  • Five to seven years directly related work experience
  • Have project management experience

Additional consideration will be given to candidates who:

  • Currently hold or currently pursuing PMP certificate
  • Have experience with sustainability and business
  • Have experience with data science and data visualization

Personal attributes and qualities

  • Detail oriented to contribute to and support the 3R team, project management, and administration
  • Professional presence
  • Excellent problem-solving, time management, organization, and communication skills
  • Positive, helpful, and team-focused with a strong initiative and willingness to learn and work
  • Quick and adaptive learner, eager to tackle new situations
  • Proactive, self-driven, and willing to jump in on any task that helps the team meet its objectives
  • Able to work on virtual teams

The ideal candidate will have flexibility to work at 3R’s LEED Gold certified office in the Strip District in Pittsburgh and remotely. A comprehensive benefit package is offered, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, flexible spending accounts for medical/dependent care, retirement plan with company match, generous paid time off, and a business casual environment. Salary is competitive, depending on education, breadth of experience and communication skills.

Please submit resumes to careers@3Rsustainability.com for consideration. All inquiries will be held in confidence. Background checks are required. EOE.

Internship - Energy Data Analyst - Summer 2021

3R Sustainability, a CSR (corporate social responsibility) and high-performance building consulting company located in Pittsburgh’s Strip District, is looking for an Energy/Data Analyst Intern for the summer.

3R believes that sustainability and corporate responsibility are good for business, good for the environment, good for society, and good for the economy. Tasks will include gathering and analyzing sustainability data, calculating greenhouse gas inventories, and reporting to relevant frameworks such as CDP. Projects and clients will span across a diverse set of industries and locations, which require engagement with clients, and their stakeholders, around the world.

This internship program provides the framework for a student to apply what has been learned from prior experience and the classroom to make a value-added impact working directly with 3R clients. This hands-on, client-oriented opportunity offers real-world work experience and demonstrable accomplishments, while also providing interns with the chance to assist in the advancement of 3R’s greater goal of social, economic, and environmental sustainability.

The ideal candidate will be available to work at 3R or remotely for 40 hours per week for the duration of the internship.

Interns can expect to:

  • Identify data needs for clients based on material topics
  • Work with clients to gather data and create workbooks for ongoing tracking and reporting
  • Conduct corporate GHG inventories (scope 1, 2, 3)
  • Create visuals for data analysis to make recommendations for improvement
  • Independently undertake project-related research and engage with a range of stakeholders

The ideal candidate is:

  • A graduate environmental/engineering student with a good understanding of business, preferably with post-undergraduate work experience
  • Experienced working with large data sets and proven ability to analyze, interpret, and communicate findings
  • Competent in analyzing operational and environmental data for compliance, indicators, and trends
  • Skilled in data science and data visualization
  • Experienced with utility analysis or energy efficiency
  • Proficient with Excel and PowerBI
  • Strong at problem-solving, time management, organization, and communication skills
  • Able to complete tasks on time while working remotely
  • An effective communicator
  • Team-focused, demonstrates initiative, and has a positive, helpful attitude
  • A quick learner, adaptive, and eager to tackle new situations
  • Able to work on several differing projects simultaneously

The internship is paid at a rate of $20 per hour. Interns will have the option to work at 3R’s LEED Gold certified offices in Pittsburgh’s Strip District and remotely. 3R follows all safety protocols and guidance as outlined by the CDC.

Please submit resumes to careers@3Rsustainability.com for consideration. EOE.

We look forward to hearing from those interested in this exciting opportunity!

Sincerely,
The 3R Project Team

Senior Sustainability Consultant

3R Sustainability, a CSR (corporate social responsibility) and high-performance building consulting company located in Pittsburgh’s Strip District, is looking for a Senior Sustainability Consultant to join our growing team. 

3R believes that sustainability and corporate responsibility are good for business, good for the environment, good for society, and good for the economy.  This client-facing role will focus on corporate, building, and product sustainability, including environmental impacts, employee health and productivity, community engagement, and sound business practices. Tasks will include analyzing sustainability data, developing business strategies, and creating sustainability reports and programs. Projects and clients will span across a diverse set of industries and locations, which require engagement with clients, and their stakeholders, around the world.

Key Responsibilities

  • Conduct gap assessments and define sustainability programs by applying international sustainability rating systems and frameworks such as GRI, SASB, CDP, EcoVadis, ISO, GRESB, SDGs, C2C, LEED, WELL, BREEAM, etc.
  • Evaluate sustainability data and information against broad CSR/ESG benchmarks, scorecards, and best practices, and identify opportunities for improvement 
  • Assist in corporate sustainability reporting and writing
  • Quantify environmental footprints (e.g., energy/GHG emissions/water/waste), set targets for reduction, and define action plan to achieve goals
  • Integrate best practices into projects to drive healthy, productive, diverse teams in healthy, high-performing buildings to support strong, responsible business performance
  • Support collaboration with clients through development of tools and deliverables
  • Independently undertake project-related research, collect and analyze data, and engage with a range of stakeholders
  • Create dynamic and innovative analytics-driven deliverables, including dashboards, spreadsheets, presentations and reports
  • Generate case studies, articles, presentations, and videos related to 3R’s work as needed for business development
  • Actively develop business, including proposal writing, client relationship management, development of work plans, schedules and budgets for the delivery of client projects
  • Deliver tasks on time and within budget and assist project managers to ensure that projects perform against targets and deadlines
  • Work on several differing projects simultaneously

Requirements

The ideal applicant must be able to demonstrate excellent qualitative and quantitative skills, combined with an entrepreneurial attitude and a strategic thinking and doing mindset, in addition to the following minimum qualifications:

  • MBA/MS in sustainability, engineering or a related science, with a well-rounded understanding of business
  • Five to seven years’ related work experience (a master’s degree may substitute for two years)
  • Experience working directly with clients
  • In the course of one year, earn the Sustainability Excellence Associate (SEA) and LEED AP (with specialty) credentials. Substitution of the WELL AP for the LEED AP may also be an acceptable pathway.
  • Background working with large data sets and proven ability to analyze, interpret and communicate findings
  • Demonstrated ability to assimilate and analyze operational and environmental data for compliance, indicators, and trends 
  • Understand the connection between high-performance buildings and CSR
  • Professional writing skills and the ability to translate scientific data and metrics into compelling “sustainability stories”

Additional consideration will be given to candidates who:

  • Currently hold or currently pursuing LEED AP, WELL AP, SEA credentials
  • Have experience with data science and data visualization
  • Have experience with LCAs and/or corporate GHG inventories (scope 1, 2, 3)
  • Have project management experience

Personal attributes and qualities

  • Passion for sustainability 
  • Curious, globally-minded and enthusiastic
  • Detail oriented to contribute to and support the 3R team, project management, and administration 
  • Excellent problem-solving, time management, organization, and communication skills 
  • Positive, helpful, and team-focused with a strong initiative and willingness to learn and work
  • Quick and adaptive learner, eager to tackle new situations 
  • Proactive, self-driven, and willing to jump in on any task that helps the team meet its objectives 
  • Well presented with a professional manner to act as a brand ambassador
  • Able to work on virtual teams

The ideal candidate will be available to work remotely or at 3R’s LEED Gold certified office in the Strip District in Pittsburgh. A comprehensive benefit package is offered, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, flexible spending accounts for medical/dependent care, retirement plan with company match, generous paid time off, and a business casual environment. Salary is competitive, depending on education, breadth of experience and communication skills.

Please submit resumes to careers@3Rsustainability.com for consideration. All inquiries will be held in confidence.  Background checks are required. EOE.

Sustainability Consultant

3R Sustainability Consultant

3R Sustainability, a CSR (corporate social responsibility) and high-performance building consulting company located in Pittsburgh’s Strip District, is looking for a Sustainability Consultant to join our growing team.

3R believes that sustainability and corporate responsibility are good for business, good for the environment, good for society, and good for the economy. This client-facing role will focus on corporate, building, and product sustainability, including environmental impacts, employee health and productivity, community engagement, and sound business practices. Tasks will include analyzing sustainability data, developing business strategies, and creating sustainability reports and programs. Projects and clients will span across a diverse set of industries and locations, which require engagement with clients, and their stakeholders, around the world.

Key Responsibilities

  • Conduct gap assessments and define sustainability programs by applying international sustainability rating systems and frameworks such as GRI, SASB, CDP, EcoVadis, ISO, GRESB, SDGs, C2C, LEED, WELL, BREEAM, etc.
  • Evaluate sustainability data and information against broad CSR/ESG benchmarks, scorecards, and best practices, and identify opportunities for improvement
  • Assist in corporate sustainability reporting and writing
  • Quantify environmental footprints (e.g., energy/GHG emissions/water/waste), set targets for reduction, and define action plan to achieve goals
  • Integrate best practices into projects to drive healthy, productive, diverse teams in healthy, high-performing buildings to support strong, responsible business performance
  • Support collaboration with clients through development of tools and deliverables
  • Independently undertake project-related research, collect and analyze data, and engage with a range of stakeholders
  • Create dynamic and innovative analytics-driven deliverables, including dashboards, spreadsheets, presentations and reports
  • Generate case studies, articles, presentations, and videos related to 3R’s work as needed for business development
  • Support senior colleagues in business development, including proposal writing, and in the development of work plans, schedules and budgets for the delivery of client projects
  • Deliver tasks on time and within budget and assist project managers to ensure that projects perform against targets and deadlines
  • Work on several differing projects simultaneously

Requirements

The ideal applicant must be able to demonstrate excellent qualitative and quantitative skills, combined with an entrepreneurial attitude and a strategic thinking and doing mindset, in addition to the following minimum qualifications:

  • BA/BSc in sustainability, engineering or a related science, with a well-rounded understanding of business
  • At least two years’ related work experience (a master’s degree may substitute)
  • Experience working directly with clients
  • In the course of one year, earn the Sustainability Excellence Associate (SEA) and LEED AP (with specialty) credentials. Substitution of the WELL AP for the LEED AP may also be an acceptable pathway.
  • Background working with large data sets and proven ability to analyze, interpret and communicate findings
  • Demonstrated ability to assimilate and analyze operational and environmental data for compliance, indicators, and trends
  • Understand the connection between high-performance buildings and CSR
  • Professional writing skills and the ability to translate scientific data and metrics into compelling “sustainability stories”

Additional consideration will be given to candidates who:

  • Currently hold or currently pursuing LEED AP, WELL AP, SEA credentials
  • Have experience with data science and data visualization
  • Hold a master’s degree in sustainability and/or business, or equivalent certifications
  • Have experience with LCAs and/or corporate GHG inventories (scope 1, 2, 3)
  • Have project management experience

Personal attributes and qualities

  • Passion for sustainability
  • Curious, globally-minded and enthusiastic
  • Detail oriented to contribute to and support the 3R team, project management, and administration
  • Excellent problem-solving, time management, organization, and communication skills
  • Positive, helpful, and team-focused with a strong initiative and willingness to learn and work
  • Quick and adaptive learner, eager to tackle new situations
  • Proactive, self-driven, and willing to jump in on any task that helps the team meet its objectives
  • Well presented with a professional manner to act as a brand ambassador
  • Able to work on virtual teams

The ideal candidate will be available to work remotely or at 3R’s LEED Gold certified office in the Strip District in Pittsburgh. A comprehensive benefit package is offered, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, flexible spending accounts for medical/dependent care, retirement plan with company match, generous paid time off, and a business casual environment. Salary is competitive, depending on education, breadth of experience and communication skills.

Please submit resumes to careers@3Rsustainability.com for consideration. All inquiries will be held in confidence. Background checks are required. EOE.