Energy Engineer

US - California - Riverside
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  • Post Date: Jul 31, 2019
  • Job Type: Full time

Job Description

Energy Engineer

Job Number: 201907093962

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Schedule: 8AM - 5PM

Salary: $86,500 - $149,500

Position Information:

The Energy Engineer is a member of the UCR Facilities Services (FS), Energy & Utility Management team and is responsible for the development, design, and implementation of various energy and utility applications, systems and projects. The Energy Engineer will play a critical role on the campus energy and utility infrastructure, energy management systems, and on-site energy system renewables. Possesses a strong technical background in electrical and/or mechanical engineering systems and applies project management skills and processes effectively. Develops and identifies energy efficiency and cost-effective measures while promoting and executing campus-wide energy and sustainability initiatives and goals. Calculates and presents cost-analysis and energy savings reports and life-cycle costs for engineering systems while also performing complex engineering calculations and system performance modeling. Analyzes and models energy and utility usage for forecasting, budgeting and cost accounting/billing purposes. Monitors and verifies energy savings to ensure payback goals are met and savings are sustained. Ensures correct functionality and monitoring of various energy and building management/automation systems, software, communication networks, and databases. Develops, organizes, follows and maintains energy system protocols, energy engineering standards, best practices and documentation for the campus. Provides support in the analysis of energy market trends and plays a key role in the identification of energy procurement measures and cost reductions for the institution. Directly supports and coordinates with maintenance staff and Central Plant staff in order to provide the campus with a safe, reliable and resilient energy/utility infrastructure system. The Energy Engineer will work independently while exercising professional judgment and providing professional recommendations to FS Leadership and other campus personnel. Facilities Services is one of the largest departments at UC Riverside employing nearly 400 career employees. Facilities Services provides exceptional service in maintaining an environment conducive of teaching, learning, living, working and research for the entire campus community. The department maintains buildings, facilities, and landscape totaling over 6 million square feet across 1,350 acres of campus. We are a team of service-oriented professionals focused on exceptional client engagement, continuous improvement and development opportunities. Please note: The budgeted hiring range for this position is $130,000.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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