Roles expected to increase for energy/carbon auditors
Opportunities for energy/carbon auditors are expected to grow due to:
- government targets to reduce energy and carbon emissions
- the high cost of energy
- climate change.
Good chances for qualified, experienced energy/carbon auditors
Your chances of securing an entry-level job are best with relevant qualifications and work experience. However, finding work can be competitive as staff turnover is low and vacancies limited.
Types of employers varied
Energy/carbon auditors may work for:
- energy management businesses and organisations
- city councils
- companies that deliver specific services such as heating, ventilation, air-conditioning and lighting systems
- large organisations that use a lot of energy, such as hospitals.
Energy/carbon auditors may also be self-employed.