Bureau Vertias North America (BAPM) Energy Engineer - Denver and Chicago in Colorado
A WORLD LEADER IN TESTING, INSPECTION & CERTIFICATION SERVICES
Bureau Veritas offers dynamic, exciting employment opportunities with an attractive salary/benefit package and an opportunity to play a vital role with a global organization. If you would enjoy working in a dynamic environment and are looking for an opportunity to become part of a stellar team of professionals, we invite you to apply online today.
Bureau Veritas is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such we recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, sexual orientation, genetics, status as a protected veteran, or any other non-job-related characteristics.
This position is responsible to ensure equal opportunity in employment in that all persons are treated equally and on the basis of merit, in decisions regarding selection, placement, promotions, training, work assignments, transfers and other personnel actions.
WE are looking for YOU if…
… you have experience performing ASHRAE Level I, II and III Energy Audits, utility audits, and commissioning / retro commissioning services. In addition, the energy engineer will be expected to support the department by performing architectural and engineering condition assessments.
YOU are looking for US if…
…you are looking for us if you enjoy a fast-paced, work-hard play-hard environment working with industry experts who are also awesome people! We are committed to providing our employees a flexible work environment with equal opportunity for learning and personal growth. At BUREAU VERITAS, we are here to create trust, we are here to leave our mark responsibly, we believe in the strength of diversity, and we demonstrate ambition with humility. If this sounds like you, join the team!
You will be primarily responsible for…
… life cycle condition assessments, energy consulting, commissioning/retro-commissioning, code compliance, and maintenance/operations consulting for multifamily, institutional, government, and commercial clients.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other job related duties may be assigned in conformance with state and federal regulations.
Strong understanding of commercial mechanical, electrical, and plumbing equipment including temperature control systems.
Conduct energy audits (ASHRAE level I and II).
Perform utility allowance studies, Statement of Energy Performance, and other benchmarking calculations for a mix of multifamily and commercial properties.
Perform Energy Modeling using TREAT / eQUEST / DesignBuilder / Wrightsoft / RemRate / Trane Trace, etc.
Create/Perform: commissioning plans, functional performance tests, pre-functional checklist for new and existing construction.
Familiarity or experience with; Green Physical Needs Assessments (GPNA), and HUD Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) projectsisa plus.
Conduct Facility Condition Assessments (FCA) and Physical Needs assessments (PNA) that have energy components.
Prepare written reports that accurately describe findings (ASTM standards).
Excellent verbal and written communication skills for a variety of audience including both technical and non-technical.
Ability to lead and independently solve problems. Collaborate with peers to improve the execution or our services.
Protects operations by keeping company information confidential.
Delivers outstanding customer service through timely response and proactive solutions to clients needs.
Demonstrates our company’s guiding principles in support of the company's strategic goals.
Follows all documented policies, Standard Operating Procedures, and Work Instructions applicable to the position and support of our company’s quality standards.
Maintains safe and clean work area by complying with all procedures, rules, and regulations.
May be required to work overtime with prior authorization from supervisor.
Ability to work in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.
Ability to work from remote location.
Climb ladders (including vertical ladders up multiple stories) and/or steep roof stairs (for each building assessed, at least once per on-site assessment)
Ability to travel, on average, approximately 50% of time to client sites across the U.S. via plane and/or drivingas determined based on the project location. Common patterns of travel include one day on-site followed by one day at home. The time at home is spent writing reports that communicate the field findings.Overnight stays away from home may be required.
Education and/or Experience: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering preferred with a minimum of 5+ years of experience in the energy/commissioning consulting field. Or non-degreed individual with commensurate level of experience and credentials.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: Required: Certified Energy Manager. Desired (One or more of the following): LEED Designation, ACG – Certified Commissioning Authority (CxA), AEE – Certified Building Commissioning Professional, NEBB - Commissioning Process Professional (CxPP), Building Performance Institute (BPI), Multifamily Building Analyst, or others.
Other Qualifications: Good verbal and written communications skills; good analytical skills and detail-oriented; ability to perform multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment; strong time management skills and ability to adhere to deadlines while maintaining accuracy; willing to challenge and ask questions; driven to achieve; ability to work independently, as well as in a team environment.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS : The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the on-site duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to:
walk (for most of an 8-hour work day and up to 3 to 4 continuous hours at one time)
climb ladders (including vertical ladders up multiple stories) and/or steep roof stairs (for each building assessed, at least once per on-site assessment)
Ability to travel, on average, approximately 50% to 75% of time to client sites across the U.S. via plane and/or driving.
stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl (to observe basement and grade-level crawl spaces, and/or to read equipment data plates when necessary)
talk or hear
occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds
use hands to finger, handle, or feel
reach with hands and arms
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
On-sites can occur up to one continuous week at a time, or typically at least one or two days per week. As a general expectation, for approximately 1/3 to 1/2 of the PM’s time, travel and on-site work is anticipated and expected.
WORK ENVIRONMENT : The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
EEO/AAE: Bureau Veritas is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/V/D are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, alienage or national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, gender, marital status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law. All qualified applicants, including individuals with disabilities, “disabled Veterans”, or Veterans with service-connected disabilities, are encouraged to apply. We value the service Veterans have given to our country and we strongly support the hiring of returning Service Members. Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
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