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Sr. Project Development Engineer - Energy Efficiency and Renewables

Sr. Project Development Engineer - Energy Efficiency and Renewables

Job ID 
2017-1071
Job Locations 
US-TN-Knoxville
Category 
Engineering

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Overview

Fueled by a dedicated workforce, Ameresco is the premier provider of energy efficiency and renewable technology solutions.  From conservation to renewable energy generation, our employees have developed and implemented over $5 Billion in energy savings solutions that help our customers utilize clean and sustainable resources.

New opportunity for a Sr. Project Development Engineer to partner with our Central Engineering Team to develop and implement energy savings projects including performance contracting, end-use supply agreements, new technology applications, and renewable energy initiatives.

Responsibilities

Lead visits to customer project sites to investigate existing mechanical, electrical, HVAC, plumbing systems and document energy performance, including utility data and facility information.

Identify opportunities for conservation or efficiency, prepare energy savings calculations, and perform engineering assessment including baseline profiles, end-use and retrofit analysis.

Lead engineering development activities in support of construction, operations, and maintenance of customer site projects as required by energy savings performance contracts.

Analyze and prepare conceptual and detailed bid documents, cost estimates, drawings, and specifications for energy efficient building technology and system measures.

Coordinate with vendors and installation contractors for feasibility and pricing verification of proposed project modifications.

Provide engineering guidance throughout development, construction, project commissioning, and operations, including proposals, technical reports, cost estimates, and presentations.

Compliance with company, industry, trade, and jurisdictional safety standards, practices, codes.

Ensure successful project implementation that meets or exceeds company objectives, financial parameters, and technical needs required to deliver customer energy cost savings.

Cultivate and maintain positive business relationships.

Perform other duties as required.

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

BSME or equivalent four year technical engineering degree.

7 years’ energy efficiency and/or renewable technology project development and implementation work experience.

 

ADDITIONAL PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Demonstrated ability to analyze and quantify energy savings and implement complex projects involving chiller and boiler plants, motors, VSDs, HVAC retrofit and distributed generation projects.

Knowledge of measurement and verification, project cost estimating and accounting desired. Financial planning/ budget experience with ability to develop a business case helpful.

Professional registration or educational progress toward PE, CEM, LEED. Proficiency with building simulation and related software. Excellent verbal, written, and computer communication and technical presentation skills.

Travel required.

Interested individuals are encouraged visit http://careers.ameresco.com to submit your resume, cover letter, sample project history, and salary information. DIRECT Applicant Response Preferred.

AMERESCO challenges the brightest, most talented and creative individuals in the industry by providing an environment that embraces initiative, diversity, and achievement along with comprehensive rewards, including people-oriented insurance, investment, and incentive plans.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/Women/Minorities/Veteran/Disability