United Technologies Corporation Associate Energy Engineer (NORESCO) in Costa Mesa, California

Job ID: 48349BR

City: Costa Mesa

State: California

Country: United States

Category: Engineering

Job Type: Full-Time

Description:

Exciting Things are Happening at NORESCO!

As one of the largest energy services companies in the U.S., NORESCO utilizes design-build and performance-based contracting vehicles to deliver energy and maintenance savings and significant infrastructure upgrades to existing facilities. NORESCO also provides build, own, operate and maintain (BOOM) services for central heating, cooling and power-generation systems. NORESCO’s Sustainability Services group offers a full suite of sustainable design consulting services, including energy auditing, commissioning and retro-commissioning, energy & daylighting analysis, LEED® certification consulting, and sustainability master planning.

What makes NORESCO unique is our ability to engineer and implement turnkey energy solutions that meet each customer’s individual needs. At NORESCO, we pride ourselves on the excellent relationships we maintain with our customers. We earn their trust and respect through listening and timely response to their needs and concerns. These relationships, along with pursuing and hiring the best people, are truly why NORESCO is a leader in the energy industry.

NORESCO is part of UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corporation. We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages.

We have an immediate need for an Associate Energy Engineer in Costa Mesa, CA.

This analysis engineering position supports the development and implementation of energy and water conservation measures (ECM) for Energy Saving Performance Contracts (ESPC).

Under limited supervision, this person will identify and quantify energy conservation opportunities associated with Lighting, Lighting Controls and Daylighting, Plumbing and Water Use.

Responsibilities include site investigations, reviewing field audits, performing energy savings calculations, developing cost estimates and written descriptions of energy conservation measures in support of ESPC proposals.

Other responsibilities will include closing out installed ECMs with their re-analysis based upon AsBuilts and M&V conditions and the creation of closeout and post-installation reports (PIR).

Duties to be assigned as follows:

  • Collect detailed information on the existing lighting, plumbing systems and document critical performance variables (e.g., existing equipment type, condition and performance criteria, operating schedules, and functionality of the space).

  • Perform data entry and quality control of audit.

  • Analyze utility bill data to determine customer energy performance parameters.

  • Identify and quantify energy conservation opportunities associated with Lighting, Plumbing systems in ESPC projects.

  • Provide detailed energy savings calculations for the development of ESPC projects.

  • In conjunction with the LWS Designers, establishes design criteria by identifying the customer’s needs, preferences and experiences while verifying the company’s overall development strategy.

  • Recommend final design based on the design criteria and performance measures.

  • Write detailed ECM descriptions and supporting attachments to be included in ESPC proposal submissions.

  • Establish measurement & verification (M&V) criteria, inducing performance variables to be verified by the ESPC project.

  • Write detailed M&V plans to be included in ESPC proposal submissions.

  • Prepare detailed Bill of Materials and solicit bids from qualified vendors.

  • Analyze bids and make recommendations to senior management.

  • Write detailed post-installation reports (PIR) documenting project performance and results in comparison to ESPC proposals.

Qualification:

  • Zero to three years’ experience in an energy efficiency technical discipline demonstrating superb problem-solving skills and attention-to-detail.

  • Proficient in MS Office software – Excel, Word and Access.

  • Professional level writing and oral communication skills.

Education: Bachelor’s Degree (Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering preferred or equivalent four year technical degree).

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

  • Zero to three years’ experience in an energy efficiency technical discipline demonstrating superb problem-solving skills and attention-to-detail.

  • Proficient in MS Office software – Excel, Word and Access.

  • Professional level writing and oral communication skills.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.