Minimal Physical Abilities Required

Below are the minimal physical abilities required of each position.

Residential Energy Modeler:
HERS Modeler:

  • Use computer’s keyboard
  • View blueprints
  • View computer screen

Residential Energy Auditor:
HERS Rating Field Inspector:
HERS Rater:

  • Climb stairs
  • Climb ladders
  • Carry 50lbs
  • Bend at the waist
  • Navigate attics in heat and/or cold weather
  • Reach overhead
  • Manipulate small tubes (see photo for an example)
small hoses