Career Opportunities

NMR is looking for qualified team members who share our core values of environmental stewardship, producing the highest quality work possible, and concern and care for colleagues’ professional and personal welfare and equity.

NMR is seeking candidates for an Energy Program Evaluation Project Manager position. We’re an employee-owned consulting firm specializing in the research and evaluation of energy-efficiency and clean-energy programs.

We’re looking for colleagues who think critically and creatively, take initiative, and are not afraid to ask questions. The ideal candidate will contribute to our culture of teamwork and employee ownership by sharing knowledge freely, offering their unique perspective, and giving and receiving constructive feedback. We value colleagues who are committed to sustainability and dedicated to high quality research.

The anticipated salary for this position ranges from the $90,000s to $100,000s, depending on qualifications and experience. We also offer a strong array of benefits, including an Employee Stock Ownership Plan, health, dental, disability, 401K, T passes for those who commute to our Somerville, MA, office via public transportation, paid parental leave, and three weeks of paid vacation in the first year of employment (up to six weeks after multiple years of employment). We prefer candidates located in the Boston area but will also consider candidates located elsewhere who can work remotely.

Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree plus eight years’ experience evaluating energy-efficiency programs or a Master’s degree plus five years’ experience evaluating energy-efficiency programs. We prefer candidates with degrees in engineering, environmental science, environmental policy, economics, sociology, or other social science.

Successful employees work collaboratively with other team members and require minimal oversight; they will have opportunities for advancement in this growing company and field.

Job responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following:

  • Managing process and impact evaluations and market effect studies for utility and regulatory clients, from planning and budgeting to delivering the final study reports
  • Overseeing other team members working on the same projects
  • Communicating and collaborating with colleagues, partners and clients
  • Developing and implementing data collection activities such as surveys, in-depth interviews, focus groups, and on-site or virtual verifications
  • Designing statistical samples and performing tests of statistical significance
  • Conducting analyses to estimate energy savings
  • Writing clear, concise research summaries, memoranda, and reports

NMR’s core values are environmental stewardship, producing the highest quality work possible, and care for colleagues’ professional and personal wellbeing and equity. Accordingly, we seek to minimize our greenhouse gas emissions and purchase offsets for the carbon output resulting from our business operations. We emphasize delivering high-quality research to our clients and strive for a 40-hour work week.

As part of our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, we wish to emphasize our dedication to creating a diverse workforce. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds no matter their race, creed, gender, age, sexual orientation, neurodiversity, or socioeconomic status.

Submit your resume and cover letter via email to openings@nmrgroupinc.com. Please do not call directly. Due to the high number of applications expected, we will not be able to respond to every submission.

Interested in this position?

Please Contact the Hiring Committee at openings@nmrgroupinc.com with your resume and cover letter.

NMR is seeking candidates for a Research Associate II or Engineering Analyst II position. We are a small but expanding consulting firm specializing in the evaluation of energy efficiency and renewable energy programs.

We are looking for colleagues who think critically and creatively, take initiative, and are not afraid to ask questions. The ideal candidate will contribute to our culture of teamwork and employee ownership by sharing knowledge freely, offering their unique perspective, and demonstrating a willingness to give and receive constructive criticism.

The anticipated salary for this position is in the $60,000s, depending on qualifications and experience. We also offer a strong array of benefits, including an Employee Stock Ownership Plan, health, dental, disability, 401K, T passes for those who commute to our Davis Square, Somerville, MA office via public transportation, paid parental leave, and three weeks of paid vacation starting (up to six weeks after multiple years of employment).

We seek to hire individuals possessing the knowledge, skills, and abilities typically gained through Master’s level education or prior work in environmental science and policy, social science, or engineering programs. We prefer candidates with experience addressing energy-related subjects; experience in program evaluation is a bonus. Successful employees will have opportunities for advancement in this growing company and field.

The job responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following:

  • Designing questionnaires and conducting surveys and interviews with program participants, contractors, and others
  • Analyzing qualitative and quantitative data using R, SPSS, or similar data analysis packages
  • Conducting onsite audits of the energy performance of homes and businesses
  • Developing energy analyses and energy models
  • Writing clear research summaries, memoranda, and reports

This position will require individuals to perform onsite energy audits of residential and commercial buildings, which can be physically and mentally taxing at times. These audits may require employees to travel up to 25% of the time for several consecutive months, sometimes requiring out-of-state trips. NMR will pay for training to become a certified HERS Rater. Employee and customer safety are always our top priority; employees are empowered to determine when a situation is not safe to conduct audits.

We offer a flexible working arrangement. This position is expected to work at least several days each week in our Somerville office with the remaining days working from home. The ideal candidate will already live in the Boston area, but we can supplement moving expenses if needed.

As part of our commitment to becoming an anti-racist organization, we wish to emphasize our dedication to creating a diverse workforce. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds no matter their race, creed, gender, sexual orientation, neurodiversity, or socioeconomic status.

NMR’s core values are environmental stewardship, producing the highest quality work possible, and concern and care for colleagues’ professional and personal welfare and equity. We take climate change seriously by minimizing our greenhouse gas emissions and purchasing carbon offsets. Our in-office employees walk, bike, and/or take public transportation to work. We do not offer parking at the office.

Submit your resume and cover letter via email to openings@nmrgroupinc.com. Please, do not call NMR directly. Due to the high number of applications expected, we will not be able to respond to each submission.

Interested in this position?

Please Contact the Hiring Committee at openings@nmrgroupinc.com with your resume and cover letter.

NMR is currently seeking candidates for a Research Associate I position. We are a small but expanding consulting firm specializing in the evaluation of energy efficiency and renewable energy programs. Energy efficiency and renewables are burgeoning fields providing excellent career opportunities.

NMR currently seeks to hire individuals possessing knowledge, skills, and abilities typically gained through bachelor’s level education or prior work in engineering, environmental science, policy, economics, sociology, or other social science programs. We are looking for applicants who think critically and creatively, take initiative, and are not afraid to ask questions. The ideal candidate will contribute to our culture of teamwork and employee ownership by sharing knowledge freely, offering their unique perspective, and demonstrating a willingness to give and receive constructive criticism.

Primary responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following:

  • Conducting onsite energy audits and technical analyses
  • Designing, implementing, and analyzing survey data
  • Conducting semi-structured interviews
  • Performing descriptive quantitative analyses using R, SPSS, or similar data analysis packages
  • Writing clear and concise research summaries, memoranda, and reports

Experience and understanding of the principles and practices of program evaluation is a bonus; however, we are primarily seeking candidates with relevant skills and offer on-the-job training in evaluation and energy auditing. Successful employees will have opportunities for advancement in this growing company and field.

This position will require individuals to occasionally perform inspections of residential and commercial buildings in order to assess the efficiency of various building components. These inspections may require employees to travel up to 50% of the time. Employee and customer safety are always our top priority. Employees are empowered to determine when a situation is not safe to conduct inspection work.

NMR’s core values are environmental stewardship, producing the highest quality work possible, and concern and care for colleagues’ professional and personal welfare and equity. Accordingly, we seek to minimize our greenhouse gas emissions, and purchase offsets for the carbon output resulting from our business operations. We have an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), and offer competitive benefits including ESOP shares, health, dental, disability, 401K, T passes for those who commute to our Somerville, MA office via public transportation, paid parental leave, and three weeks of paid vacation starting (up to six weeks after multiple years of employment).

As part of our commitment to becoming an anti-racist organization, we wish to emphasize our dedication to creating a diverse workforce. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds no matter their race, creed, gender, sexual orientation, neurodiversity, or socioeconomic status.

We seek candidates, preferably within walking, bicycling, or public transportation distance of our office in Davis Square, Somerville, Massachusetts (greater Boston). We have budget available to move new employees to New England.

Submit your resume and cover letter via email to openings@nmrgroupinc.com. Please, do not call NMR directly. Due to the high number of applications expected, we will not be able to respond to each submission.

Interested in this position?

Please Contact the Hiring Committee at openings@nmrgroupinc.com with your resume and cover letter.

NMR is currently seeking candidates for a Research Intern during the spring of 2024. We are a small but expanding consulting firm specializing in the evaluation of energy efficiency and renewable energy programs.

Applicants should possess strong writing skills, organizational ability, and computer proficiency, especially with Microsoft Word and Excel. We are looking for applicants who think critically and creatively, take initiative, and are not afraid to ask questions. The ideal candidate will contribute to our culture of teamwork and employee ownership by sharing knowledge freely and offering their unique perspective. An interest in energy efficiency and/or program evaluation is highly valued.

Candidates should be working towards or have recently completed a degree in environmental science, policy, engineering, economics, sociology, or another social science field. Check here to see if you meet the requirements for the Massachusetts Clean Energy Internship Program.

Primary responsibilities may include but are not limited to the following:

  • Supporting energy market research and evaluation tasks
  • Performing quantitative and qualitative data analysis and entry
  • Conducting semi-structured interviews
  • Formatting and proofreading proposals, reports, etc.

This paid internship ($20/hour) offers an excellent opportunity to gain valuable experience in energy efficiency program evaluation. The intern will be expected to commit to 20 hours per week from January 8 – May 15, 2024.

NMR’s core values are environmental stewardship, producing the highest quality work possible, and concern and care for colleagues’ professional and personal welfare and equity. Accordingly, we seek to minimize our greenhouse gas emissions, and purchase offsets for the carbon output resulting from our business operations. As part of our commitment to becoming an anti-racist organization, we wish to emphasize our dedication to creating a diverse workforce. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds no matter their race, creed, gender, sexual orientation, neurodiversity, or socioeconomic status.

We prefer candidates within walking, bicycling, or public transportation distance of our office in Davis Square, Somerville, Massachusetts (greater Boston). NMR offers a flexible working arrangement. This position is expected to work at least 20 hours each month in our Somerville office with the remaining hours working remotely.

Submit your resume and cover letter via email to openings@nmrgroupinc.com. Please do not call NMR directly. Due to the high number of applications expected, we will not be able to respond to each applicant.

Interested in this position?

Please Contact the Hiring Committee at openings@nmrgroupinc.com with your resume and cover letter.

NMR Benefits:

We offer competitive benefits, including ESOP shares, health, dental, disability, 401k contributions, passes for those who commute via public transportation, and up to six weeks paid vacation after multiple years of employment. We also strive for a 40-hour work week.