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Full Time Mechanical Engineer - Building Science Specialist

Turner Building Science & Design, LLC is looking for a talented Mechanical Engineer in our Harrison, Maine office with a minimum of 3 years experience in HVAC engineering for commercial and/or industrial buildings.  Ideal candidate would also have interest and experience in Building Science including: Moisture, Energy Modeling, Indoor Air Quality, and Life Cycle Analysis.  The candidate must possess the ability to work well in a team-oriented, multi-disciplined, small office environment, while meeting tight schedule and budgetary constraints.  CAD, Excel, and field experience desirable.

Requirements:

·         Experience preparing construction documents and using energy modeling programs

·         Imminent professional registration

·         High proficiency using Microsoft Excel and Word

·         Minimum 3 years experience as Mechanical Engineer with HVAC projects thehootowl.com

·         Excellent verbal and communication skills

·         Comfortable and effective with clients and contractors as direct interface

·         Reliability and integrity

Turner Building Science & Design, LLC/The H.L. Turner Group Inc. offers competitive salaries along with a complete benefits package including: benefit time, health insurance, short-term and long-term disability, 401k plan with company match, educational reimbursement, and a variety of training and skill development programs.

To apply, please submit resume with salary requirements to:

William Turner, P.E.
President & CEO
Turner Building Science & Design, LLC
26 Pinewood Lane
Harrison, ME 04040
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Turner Building Science & Design, LLC /The H.L. Turner Group Inc. is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in employment.

 

Articles & Conference Papers

Caulfield, S.M., McKnight, F.T., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Filtration in Vocational Schools; Particle Filtration & Air Pressure Control in Vocational Schools”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 12, Issue 6, April 2011.

Caulfield, S.M., McKnight, F.T., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Microbial Contamination in Schools; Warm and Dry Basements & Crawlspaces!”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 12, Issue 4, February 2011.

Caulfield, S.M., McKnight, F.T., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Year in Review: Schools; Energy Retrofits and Indoor Air Quality”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 12, Issue 2, December 2010.

Caulfield, S.M., McKnight, F.T., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“IAQ in Schools; Black Water Contamination: What to Do if it Happens to You”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 11, Issue 12, October 2010.

Caulfield, S.M., McKnight, F.T., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Moisture Control in Schools; Water Intrusion or Dampness? Avoid Mold Amplification”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 11, Issue 10, August 2010.

Caulfield, S.M., McKnight, F.T., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“HVAC Hygiene & Healthy Building Ventilation Systems”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 11, Issue 8, June 2010.

Caulfield, S.M., McKnight, F.T., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“IAQ, Weatherization & Proper Air Filtration”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 11, Issue 6, April 2010.

Caulfield, S.M., McKnight, F.T., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Moisture Control? Avoiding Mold Amplification”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 11, Issue 4, February 2010.

Caulfield, S.M., McKnight, F.T., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Odors upon Return from Winter Vacation”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 11, Issue 2, December 2009.

Caulfield, S.M., McKnight, F.T., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“IAQ in Schools”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 10, Issue 12, October 2009.

Caulfield, S.M., McKnight, F.T., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Top 10 Ways to Prevent Mold Amplification”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 10, Issue 10, August 2009.

Caulfield, S.M., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Summer Dehumidification: Avoiding Mold Problems”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 10, Issue 8, June 2009.

Caulfield, S.M., McKnight, F.T., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“VOC Vapor Intrusion from Soil Gas in Schools”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 10, Issue 7, May 2009.

Caulfield, S.M., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“IAQ in Schools, HVAC Hygiene & Ducts”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 10, Issue 4, February 2009.

Caulfield, S.M., Harrison, J.J., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Saving Energy & Reducing Your Carbon Footprint”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 10, Issue 2, December 2008.

Caulfield, S.M., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“IAQ in Schools: Particle Air Cleaning in Schools – Does it Affect Wellness?”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 9, Issue 10, August 2008.

Caulfield, S.M., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“IAQ in Schools: Cleaning in Schools – Effectiveness and Safety”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 9, Issue 6, April 2008.

Caulfield, S.M., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“IAQ in Schools: Maintaining Healthy IAQ During the Winter”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 9, Issue 4, February 2008.

Caulfield, S.M., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“IAQ in Schools: Overall School Hygiene Practice Is a Key to Prevention”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 9, Issue 2, December 2007.

Caulfield, S.M., Harrison, J., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“IAQ and Schools: Improving IAQ and Saving Energy During the Heating Season”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 8, Issue 12, October 2007.

Caulfield, S.M., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“New School Checklist: Can W Head ‘em Off at the Pass?”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 8, Issue 10, August 2007.

Caulfield, S.M., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Avoiding Possible IAQ Problems in the Summer”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 8, Issue 8, June 2007.

Caulfield, S.M., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Look at HVAC, Sources to Settle Enduring Trouble”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 8, Issue 6, April 2007.

Caulfield, S.M., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Again, It’s That Boiler Smell I Thought We Fixed!”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 8, Issue 4, February 2007.

Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Avoiding Mold Amplification in Textile Flooring”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 8, Issue 2, December 2006.

Caulfield, S.M., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Roof Leaks Causing Disruptions: What to Do?”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 7, Issue 12, October 2006.

Caulfield, S.M., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Ooh, That Smell! Sewer Gas Again - What to Do?”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 7, Issue 10, August 2006.

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Brennan, T., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Trap’em, Starve’em, Keep’em Out of the Facility”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 7, Issue 8, June 2006.

Caulfield, S.M., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“What Are the Standards of Care for IAQ in Schools?”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 7, Issue 6, April 2006.

Caulfield, S.M., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Humidity in Schools: Too Dry or Too Damp?”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 7, Issue 4, February 2006.

Caulfield, S.M., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Schools Can Save Energy During Heating Season”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 6, Issue 12, October 2005.

Caulfield, S.M., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Retro-Commissioning Schools Accomplishes Goals”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 6, Issue 10, August 2005.

Caulfield, S.M., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Airflow Mapping: An Aspect of Building Pathway Diagnostics for Creating Good IAQ in Schools”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 6, Issue 8, June 2005.

Belida, L., Caulfield, S.M., McKnight, F., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Microclimate Analysis: One Aspect of Building Envelope Commissioning for High-Performance Schools”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 6, Issue 6, April 2005.

Belida, L., Caulfield, S.M., McKnight, F., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Mold Growth in Exterior Walls: What’s a Fella to Do?”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 6, Issue 4, February 2005.

Belida, L., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“2004 IAQ/HVAC and Building Science in Schools”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 6, Issue 2, December 2004.

Caulfield, S.M., McKnight, F., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Guidance for Renovations in Occupied Schools”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 5, Issue 10, August 2004.

Caulfield, S.M., McKnight, F., Taylor, P., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Handling Allergens and Pollen in the Air in a School”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 5, Issue 8, June 2004.

Caulfield, S.M., Decker, B., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Design Makes Green HVAC Retrofit Elementary”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 5, Issue 6, April 2004.

Caulfield, S.M., McKnight, F., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Avoiding Mold Growth in Schools During Humidity”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 5, Issue 4, February 2004.

Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“IAQ, HVAC Challenges Presented in 2003 to Schools”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2003.

Caulfield, S.M., Taylor, P., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Autumn Checklist for Schools’ HVAC Re-commissioning”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 4, Issue 12, October 2003.

Belida, L., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Green Ventilation Systems for Healthy Schools”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 4, Issue 10, August 2003.

Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Commissioning for Balanced Airflows in Schools in All Climate Zones: Why?”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 4, Issue 8, June 2003.

Turner, W.A. “Why Ventilation Is Necessary In Our Residences”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 4, Issue 7, May 2003.

Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Unplanned Air Flows And Poor IAQ In Vo-Tech Schools”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 4, Issue 6, April 2003.

Taylor, P., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Responding To Clean Water Flooding In A School”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 4, Issue 5, March 2003.

Belida, L., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Air Quality Ranks High In New School Design Needs”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 4, Issue 4, February 2003.

Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Peeling The Onion: What’s The Likely Source Of Visible Dust And What Can Be Done About It”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 4, Issue 2, December 2002.

McKnight, F., Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Peeling The Onion: Headaches, Moldy Odors And Occupancy In A Basement”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 3, Issue 10, August 2002.

Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Peeling The Onion: Headaches, Combustion Odors, Sewer Odors And Floor Coverings”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 3, Issue 8, June 2002.

Turner, W.A. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Peeling The Onion: Mystery Odors Long After The Flooding Event?”, Indoor Environment Connections, Volume 3, Issue 6, April 2002.

Turner, W.A., Caulfield, S.C., Ellis, T., Lewia, R. Real-time Measurement of (PM-10) Dust Levels in Carpeted and Non-Carpeted School Gym Rooms, Presented at Indoor Air 2002, 9th Conference on Indoor Air Quality and Climate, Monterey, California.

Manuals

Galbreith, Brennan, Turner, Light, Lstiburek, An IAQ Manual for Building Owners and Operators, in preparation for USE Indoor Air Division, Building Air Quality, A Guide for Owners and Facility Managers.

Turner, W.A., Brennan, T., “Interim Design and Construction Guidance for Radon Resistant and Easy to Mitigate New Schools”, USEPA ORD.

LOCATION

DATE

COURSE

 

INSTRUCTOR

Berlin, VT

October 19, 2011

BOC 103a

HVAC Systems and Controls

William Turner

PSNH

October 12, 2011

HVAC 2

 

William Turner

PSNH

October 11, 2011

HVAC 1

 

William Turner

Brewer, ME

October 5, 2011

HE Boilers

 

William Turner

Brewer, ME

October 4, 2011

Shell

 

William Turner

Syracuse, NY

September 28, 2011

BOC 106

Indoor Environmental Quality

Steven Caulfield

Hartford, CT

August 24, 2011

BOC 106

Indoor Environmental Quality

Steven Caulfield

South Portland, ME

July 27, 2011

BOC 106

Indoor Environmental Quality

Steven Caulfield

Waterville, ME

July 21, 2011

BOC 203b

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HVAC Troubleshooting & Maintenance

Steven Caulfield

Waterville, ME

July 20, 2011

BOC 203a

HVAC Troubleshooting & Maintenance

Steven Caulfield

South Portland, ME

July 13, 2011

BOC 103b

HVAC Systems and Controls

William Turner

South Portland, ME

July 12, 2011

BOC 103a

HVAC Systems and Controls

William Turner

Albany, NY

June 29, 2011

BOC 103b

HVAC Systems and Controls

William Turner

Albany, NY

June 28, 2011

BOC 103a

HVAC Systems and Controls

William Turner

Salem, NH

June 28, 2011

BOC 106

Indoor Environmental Quality

Steven Caulfield

Albany, NY

June 8, 2011

BOC 106

Indoor Environmental Quality

William Turner

Salem, NH

May 18, 2011

BOC 103b

HVAC Systems and Controls

William Turner

Salem, NH

May 17, 2011

BOC 103a

HVAC Systems and Controls

William Turner

Hartford, CT

May 11, 2011

BOC 106

Indoor Environmental Quality

William Turner

The Turner Group is committed to financially supporting and/or participating in the greater Concord community and throughout the New England area.  Listed below are a few examples of this commitment:

  • American Heart Association
  • Bishop Brady Hockey
  • Black Ice Pond Hockey Association
  • Capital Region Food Program
  • City of Concord Recreation Department Fireworks Show
  • Community Bridges
  • Concord Boys & Girls Club
  • Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
  • Friendly Kitchen
  • Girl Scouts “Operation Cookie”
  • Hillsboro Balloon Festival
  • Hugs Not Drugs
  • JosiahBartlettprofitphp.comCenter for Public Policy
  • LaconiaAreaCommunityLand Trust
  • Main StreetConcord
  • Manchester Boys & Girls Club
  • Memories Alive at PlymouthStateUniversity
  • New Hampshire Food Bank
  • New Hampshire Society of Professional Engineers – Engineers Week
  • Red River Theater
  • Salvation Army
  • United Way

In addition to community activities, The Turner Group also is involved with a number of organizations and sponsorship activities. These groups include the following:

  • American Concrete Institute
  • American Council of Engineering Companies
  • American Institute of Architects
  • American Institute of Steel Construction
  • American Society of Civil Engineers
  • Associated Builders and Contractors
  • Association of General Contractors
  • Association of State Dam Safety Officials
  • Business & Industry Association of NH
  • Home Builders and Remodelors
  • International Erosion Control Association
  • National Associatesn of Women in Construction
  • National Fire Protection Association
  • National Society of Professional Engineers
  • NH Association of Natural Resources
  • NH Bankers Association
  • NH Commercial Investment Board of Realtors
  • NH Joint Engineering Society
  • NH Public Radio
  • NH Public Works and Municipa Engineers Association
  • NH Society of Professional Engineers
  • NH Water Pollution Control Association
  • Safety and Health Council of Northern New England
  • Structural Engineers of NH
  • Sustainable Building Council
  • UNH Department of Civil Engineering
  • US Green Building Council
  • and more...
  • Recognized Value Award - Hillsboro-DeeringMiddle School, Hillsborough, NH
    Presented by DesignShare Awards Program
      
  • Recognized Value Award - Timberlane Performing Arts Center, Plaistow, NH
    Presented by DesignShare Awards Program
      
  • Engineer of the Year - Harold Turner, Jr., PE, President/CEO
    Presented by the NH Society of Professional Engineers
      
  • ABC Award of Merit - DartmouthCollege Squash Courts, Hanover, NH
    Performed in conjunction with Hodess Building Company, Inc.
      
  • United Way Award of Distinction, for Supporting HumanCareServices
      
  • GreenSchool Certificate of Commitment, Loren M. Belida, AIA, Senior Vice President
    Presented by the Center for Environmental Education of Antioch New England Institute for dedication to building green schools
      
  • New Hampshire Preservation Alliance Preservation Achievement Award for Outstanding Revitalization and Renovation of City Water Works
      
  • Alfred E. Peloquin Award - Joseph M. Ducharme, Jr., PE, President TTG Environmental Consultants, LLC - presented annually to individual from each of the six New England States for high level of interest and performance in wastewater operations and contributions to the wastewater field
       
  • NH Business of the Decade in the Real Estate / Construction / Engineering category
    by Business NH Magazine and the NH Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives
      
  • New Englander Award for Innovation - presented by SBANE (Smaller Business Association of New England) - for pioneering major architectural innovations to create the Advantage Classroomâ„¢
      
  • Environmental Merit Award - presented by the Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) in recognition of demonstrated commitment and significant contributions to the environment
      
  • NH Business of the Year in the Real Estate / Construction / Engineering category by Business NH Magazine and NH Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives