Project Engineer, Energy Efficiency (New York, NY)

POSITION SUMMARY

Ecosystem is seeking a passionate and multi-talented specialist in energy efficiency design and implementation. The Project Engineer will actively contribute to all stages of project development—from design to construction—as a member of a multidisciplinary technical team of engineers at Ecosystem’s New York office. This versatile team is responsible for the success of multi-million-dollar projects, and the new Project Engineer will play several roles, from number crunching to construction management.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Supporting the sales team in identifying clients’ needs;
  • Developing technical concepts and the associated written documents required by the sales team;
  • Developing Energy Conservation Measures based on the clients’ needs and financial parameters;
  • Managing the procurement process (professionals, equipment, subcontractors), including tender calls, quotation assessments, negotiation and contract management;
  • Preparing and submitting budget estimates, updating progress and reviewing cost tracking reports;
  • Managing client expectations and maintaining relationships;
  • Performing regular site visits to assess compliance with design, drawings and specifications, and applicable codes and regulation;
  • Organizing meetings, as required, with the client, subcontractors and internal resources to resolve issues and ensure smooth project implementation;
  • Monitoring project performance to ensure that anticipated energy savings are attained.

EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering;
  • 2+ years of relevant experience;
  • Experience as a Mechanical Engineer within construction/building industry;
  • Experience in designing energy efficiency projects;
  • HVAC knowledge;
  • Proficiency in MS Office Applications (strong Excel skills);
  • Strong analytical capability and problem solving oriented;
  • Solid planning and organization skills;
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills.

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS

  • Ecosystem is an equal opportunity employer offering a competitive compensation package including health insurance and pension plan;
  • Permanent position;
  • 40-hour week (flexible hours);
  • Occasional travel to Canada and other US offices;
  • Great working conditions in a friendly work atmosphere;
  • High performance culture where each employee can make an impact.Valid driver’s license

REQUIREMENTS

Valid driver’s license.