Project Engineer - Engineering Nexant
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Nexant is a provider of intelligent grid software and clean energy solutions-pioneering, developing, and advancing electric power grid and alternative energy technologies and services. Our exclusive focus on energy, combined with our well-respected and experienced professionals, proven technology, and proprietary industry information, has earned us distinctive brand recognition and a reputation as a top energy solutions company.
Nexant is an independent company formed on January 1, 2000 by a core group of energy consulting and advanced energy technology units of Bechtel Group, Inc. Since that date, we have added expertise through the strategic acquisition of eight energy technology companies and organically hiring only the best in our field. Our seasoned professionals have completed over 2,900 assignments in more than 100 countries. We have headquarters in San Francisco and Foster City, CA, with 30+ corporate, representative, and project offices in the U.S., Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and Africa. We have been profitable since day one with significant growth rates.
Our detailed understanding of the physical behavior and constraints of the power system is embedded in our grid and market operations software. We offer an integrated line of software solutions that addresses all facets of energy markets, from centralized wholesale markets to independent energy retailers and aggregators. Growing trends such as dynamic pricing and demand side management are emphasized. Our domain dominance within the energy value chain and integrated expertise in the market with proprietary technologies makes us a clear leader in our space.
We also provide advisory services for developing and commercializing advanced clean energy technologies as well as supplying technical, operational, and strategic consulting to oil, gas, and chemical majors, energy resource companies, technology owners, governments, and investors. In addition, Nexant is a national leader in the innovative design, implementation, and evaluation of many of the largest commercial, industrial, and residential energy efficiency incentive and demand side management programs in the United States.
Our current investors include TeleSoft Partners, Oak Investment Partners, The Beacon Group, Intel Capital, Nth Power, Morgan Stanley Global Energy Group, Frog and Peach, and Symphony Technology Group, as well as Nexant management and staff. We recently secured another round of funding of $50 million that will help us achieve the rapid growth potential of our company.
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About the Job
We are seeking a Project Engineer interested in energy efficiency, energy management, sustainability, and green buildings applications for our Chandler, AZ office. Successful candidates will be responsible for technical engineering and sustainability support of Nexant?s Demand Management practice. Specific responsibilities will include: performing energy sustainability services for utility and end-use clients, reviewing custom energy efficiency and retro-commissioning projects, conducting onsite field inspections, installing field monitoring equipment, conducting investment grade audits, and other related tasks.
Successful candidates must demonstrate ability to fulfill the duties and responsibilities of the position. We are looking for an exceptional person who enjoys working in a challenging and innovative environment.
Duties and Responsibilities
Conduct energy audits of commercial and industrial facilities to identify energy efficiency, load control, and distributed generation opportunities
Conduct site inspections to verify installation and operation of affected equipment, controls and processes
Coordinated with clients and contractors help maintain timeline of the energy efficiency projects
Perform and review energy savings calculations
Conduct measurement and verification tasks as warranted
Write reports to summarize results and to recommend savings amounts and incentive payments to clients and contractors
Meet with clients to present results, and develop new scopes of work
Bachelor?s or Master?s degree in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, sustainable building practices, or similar
2-4 years of experience within the energy efficiency or building efficiency industry.
Through understanding of building systems (particularly HVAC equipment including chillers) and/or industrial process equipment.
Experience with building management system (BMS), central plant control systems and data loggers is required
Excellent writing, interpersonal, and analytical skills
Must be highly proficient in MS Office Word and Excel
P.E. and C.E.M. (or on track to receive) certification is desirable
Hands-on experience with mechanical, electrical, and control systems is a plus
Experience in energy modeling is a plus
Salary and Benefits (U.S.)
Nexant offers competitive salaries based on candidate's qualifications. Nexant also offers three weeks paid vacation per year, eleven paid holidays per year, a 401(k) plan with employee matching funds and an overall comprehensive benefits package.
Nexant, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and encourages workforce diversity. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates.
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