GDS Associates, Inc. has an exciting and challenging opportunity with advancement and growth potential for an Associate Energy Engineer in the Energy Efficiency and Renewables Department based out of the Manchester, NH office. Successful candidate will work on energy efficiency and renewable energy/distributed generation projects with existing and new clients. The main responsibilities are listed below.
Assisting GDS Project Managers and consulting staff with data collection, energy, statistical and financial analysis, report writing, and development of reports and presentations for various clients.
Performing field work and energy audits at commercial, industrial, and agricultural facilities to identify energy conservation measures and collect supporting information.
Developing and using detailed spreadsheets and simulation software for modeling building energy use and energy conservation measure savings.
Setting up, deploying, and analyzing data from metering equipment to support development of energy conservation measures.
Coordinating with trade allies to specify and develop projects of interest to end-use customers.
Conducting in-depth interviews with end-use customers and trade allies.
Performing supplemental research on energy efficiency and renewables technology for on-going GDS projects.
Experience and Skills:
Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Energy Engineering.
Effective verbal and written communication, math and problem solving skills.
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet project deadlines.
General knowledge of commercial and industrial building envelope, HVAC, controls, boilers, chillers, cogeneration and renewable energy systems.
Energy auditing, manufacturing and industrial process energy efficiency analysis, and experience working with trade allies is preferred.
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Access).
Experience with building energy simulation software (eQUEST, Energy Plus, etc.) is desirable.
GDS does not sponsor employees for work authorization in the U.S. for this position.