Energy Engineer - Scarborough, ME
Business Unit: Field Operations
Requisition Number: 224619
Primary Location: United States-Maine-Scarborough
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 10%
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Siemens Building Technologies is currently searching for an Energy Engineer to support our growing Scarborough, ME branch. Responsibilities for the Energy Engineer include working with sales, other energy engineers, and project managers to develop cost-effective performance based contracts for targeted clients.
Work under the supervision of a Senior Energy Engineer to perform the following functions:
Perform Utility Data Analysis by entering utility billing information, understanding the information contained on the bills, and having the ability to analyze this information vs. accepted standards.
Perform preliminary and detailed facility audits to identify facility improvement measures (FIMs). Participate in facility site visits using observational skills to collect required data to perform engineering calculations. Analyzes blue prints in conjunction with site surveys to identify mechanical, electrical, and control systems and determine facility operational characteristics and potential FIMs to be investigated.
Install metering equipment to gather true equipment usage information when necessary.
Perform basic energy savings calculations, making educated assumptions when applicable and using / interpreting data gathered from the field to estimate savings.
Has the ability to present design concepts to others for budget pricing development.
Develops design concepts and other written technical documentation to sales, management, and funding agency’s concerning recommended FIMs, including accurate descriptions, savings potential, and back up data to verify FIMs.
Prepares the application for governmental incentive funds, coordinates with associated consultants, and develops all documentation for final incentive collection.
Assist in the development of preliminary and final performance contracting proposals.
Assist in the development of performance contracting contracts utilizing standard templates incorporating FIM’s selected.
Work independently in the development, implementation, and ongoing support of performance contracts. Independently coordinates and leads facility site visits and communicates with outside subcontractors as it pertains to FIM calculations and documentation.
Utilize building simulation, program to develop energy, cooling, and heating load-building models.
Understands and evaluates more complex energy opportunities such as supply side savings, unique energy sources, trash management, water conservation, and co-generation for inclusion into performance contracts.
Requirements include the investigation and evaluation of new technologies, processes, and products, and managing subcontracts and relationships with client personnel.
Develop performance contracting contracts utilizing standard company templates and or customers’ templates as required.
Prepares financial models related to payment utilizing savings and costs determined, with an understanding of ROI, life cycle costing and internal rate of return.
Assist in developing performance assurance plans for the ongoing support of projects.
Bachelor's degree in Engineering or other related field. Masters degree preferred
Experience in Energy – 2+ years
Certified Energy Manager (CEM) certification required or ability to obtain
Strong verbal and written communication skills
MS Office Application Package: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Project
AutoCAD is a plus
HVAC systems knowledge
Temperature controls knowledge for efficiency improvement
Able to use industry tools
Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States
Must be at least 21 years old with a clean and valid driver’s license; must meet eligibility requirements to drive a Siemens company vehicle
Why Siemens? In addition to an incredible career opportunity, we offer:
• Competitive compensation and paid days off (holiday & personal time)
• Very good health, vision, dental plan with many options to choose from
• All employees receive Life Insurance, STD and LTD
• 401k match dollar for dollar up to 6% of gross salary
• Extensive product training and career development
We aim to hire top talent and arm them with opportunities to make top money. Siemens is a great place to have a career in a growing business. We are proud that when people join Siemens they rarely leave as shown in our low turnover rate. Come advance your career with Siemens!