Senior Energy Engineer
Company: International Executive Service Corps
Posted on: January 28, 2023
Bold thinking leads to transformative change. The world needs big
ideas tosolve our climate, affordability, and equity crises. That's
where you come in. Align your career with greater purpose at
Asanational leader in designing, constructing, operating,and
maintaining high-performing buildings, McKinstryprovides a single
point of accountability across the entire building lifecycle, from
new construction and ongoing operations to adaptive reuse, energy
retrofits, and advanced renewable energy systems.We get up every
day to transformthebuilt environment for the betterment of our
clients and our communities.
Never satisfied, we arecompelled by our valuesto eliminate barriers
standing in the way of a better-built environment. We design,
build, optimize and maintain high-performing facilities.
We are currently seeking aSenior Energy Engineerto join McKinstry
as a member of our growing Technical Services team in the Midwest
located in either Chicago, Milwaukee, or Madison. McKinstry
supports clients and their facilities throughout the life of a
building; the Technical Service team specifically focuses on the
optimization and energy efficiency of existing buildings with a
uniquely technical consultative approach. We work directly with
owners to help them make effective decisions that improve the
efficiency, comfort for occupants and lifespan of their
In this role, you will apply energy use data from facilities to
drive operational efficiency as part of our Energy Management
consulting services. You will leverage experience in problem
solving, systems analysis, data analysis and communication to drive
sustainability and efficiency for schools, hospitals, and other
large impact facilities.
Communication and collaboration are a large part of this role, as
you will be supporting a variety of projects and interface with a
wide array of stakeholders. Your role will support delivery teams
with data analysis and technical recommendations, building
actionable reports and presenting them to clients. This role also
has a heavy sustainability education and communication interface
with school green teams and leadership groups to connect the energy
efficiency program to building occupants.
If you are passionate about driving sustainability in the built
environment and want to make an impact with your technical
expertise, this role may be the one for you. We are excited to hear
from you in the hopes to bring you on not only as a steward of
McKinstry but an invaluable member of our team.
Here's where you come in:
As aSenior Energy Engineer, you will:
Job Duties, under the direction of senior engineers or project
- Support data analysis and system troubleshooting to drive
savings and optimization of mechanical, control, water, wastewater,
envelope, solid waste, irrigation, and lighting systems.
- Perform building operations analysis, including calculations
using Excel spreadsheets, and utility calculation tools.
- Support analysis that drive optimization of energy, emissions
and energy performance and customer implementation. Implementation
of energy education and behavior sustainability program outreach to
K-12 school and university clients.
- Support the identification, implementation, and engagement of
building occupants on opportunities for increasing energy
awareness, environmental stewardship, and utility cost reduction
- Support a social context that leads to energy- and
resource-conserving behavior; deliver credible, understandable
messages that influence beliefs and encourage habit
- Present program progress, energy savings to stakeholder groups
- Support site walks and onsite data collection.
- Create basic documentation for client reports.
What we would like to see from you:
- BA/BS degree in Engineering, Architecture, Facilities
Management, Environmental Science, Education, Technical
Communications or equivalent field of study or equivalent work
- Strong written and verbal communications experience
- Self-starter, ability to be productive independently with
- Passion for energy conservation and sustainability.
- Creative, problem-solver with a customer service
- Knowledge and experience in energy conservation, energy
efficiency, sustainability principles, and HVAC preferred.
- Open to learning about energy efficiency and
- Data analysis skills desired.
- Energy Management and Sustainability Professional designations
are a plus but not required.
- Engineer in Training (EIT) professional certification is a
plus, but not required.
- Experience with Microsoft Office Suite - Word, Excel,
PowerPoint, and Outlook required
- Interest in growing understanding energy use, sustainability,
and operational optimization in buildings
Transformational change requires bold action.We must decarbonize
our buildings and energy assets to combat climate change. We must
tackle the affordability crisis by innovating waste out of our
supply chain and dramatically cutting costs through improved
productivity. We must deliver equitable outcomes to ensure healthy,
high-performing buildings for all.
Peoplerepresent our most valued asset. By investing in our
employees, we are also investing in the ongoing success of our
company. We pride ourselves on offering a comprehensive,
PeopleFirst benefits package to promote health and wellness,
enhance work/life balance and ensure long-term stability for our
employees and their families. Some of these benefits include:
- Competitive pay backed by 401(k) and profit-sharing
- Comprehensive medical, prescription drugs, vision, and
- Up to 16 weeks of paid parental leave.
- Adoption and IVF assistance.
- Paid time off.
- McKinstry University training and development.
- McKinstry wellness programs and on-site gyms.
- Community service and employee-directed charitable giving.
The pay range for this position is $76,320 - $122,200 per year;
however, base pay offered may vary depending on job-related
knowledge, skills, and experience. A bonus may be provided as part
of the compensation package, in addition to a full range of
medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the
position offered. Base pay information is based on market
The McKinstry group of companies are equal opportunity employers.
We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all
employees and qualified applicants without regard to sex, gender
identity, sexual orientation, age, race, color, creed, marital
status, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic
information, or any other basis protected by law. This policy
applies to all terms and conditions of employment including, but
not limited to employment, advancement, assignment, and training.
This commitment to Equal Employment Opportunity is made equally as
a social responsibility and as an economic and business
McKinstry is a drug-free workplace. Employment iscontingent upon
successfully passing a pre-employment drug and alcohol test,
complying with the requirements of the Immigration Reform and
Control Act and a Confidentiality Agreement, in addition to
successful outcomes of background and reference checks.
Applicants for this role will only be considered if they possess
current US Work Authorization, and do not require
employer-sponsored VISA support to begin or remain in this
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