Current vacancy

Energy Engineer

€45k – 55k per year

Energy Engineer

Our client is a young, exciting, and ambitious organisation at the forefront of providing  innovative energy efficiency finance and other energy related services to large organisations nationally and internationally. We are expanding the Energy Engineering Team in response to a strong pipeline of exciting energy projects and are currently recruiting for an Energy Engineer to support the growth and development of company in an expanding market.

Ad hoc  travel required, both within Ireland and internationally as required to support the business.

Key Responsibilities and Activities;

The primary objective of the Energy Engineer will be to assist the technical team in delivering energy projects and assist in the securing of new projects. Energy projects are varied ranging from LPHW, CHW, Steam, Compressed air, Refrigeration in the industrial sector to building services such as Lighting, HVAC, Distribution, controls/BEMS, and Renewable Energy in the commercial/ real estate sectors.

The ideal candidate will have a strong passion for energy efficiency, renewable energy, energy management, and sustainability.


Technology Assessment:

The role will

•             require knowledge and experience in energy auditing, energy consumption forecasting and energy modelling through life cycle and capital cost / benefits analysis. Can carry out in-depth investment grade audits as required, producing revenue and energy savings projection models.

•             support the review of energy efficiency technologies/proposals to assess quality, reliability, and potential/suitability for funding.


Project Assessment

The role will

•             support the identification, analysis, provisional design and costing of energy conservation projects.

•             perform site visits for individual projects to assess feasibility, complexity etc.

•             assist in overall project feasibility and assessment of projects.

•             contribute to the commercial review of potential business opportunities.

•             have experience in carrying out tender evaluations and contract negotiations.

•             analyse and interpret past and projected performance in order to provide management information to influence future actions/plans.

•             analyse the impact of business opportunities on projected cash flows and resources.


Project Management

The role will

•             support the project management and delivery of energy conservation projects.

•             implement and embed reporting processes and internal controls for projects as required.

•             liaise with partner organisations to ensure project implementations are on track, and address issues arising ensure that projects are delivered to the highest standard on time and within budget


Key Skills, Capabilities and Experience

•             3rd level degree in Mechanical, Electrical Engineering /Building Services or equivalent experience

•             3+ years previous experience in an energy role with strong working knowledge of energy efficiency technologies/cleantech.

•             Certified Energy Manager (CEM)/Certified Energy Auditor (CEA) or Certified Measurement & Verification Practitioner (CMVP) or equivalent.

•             Mechanical or Electrical design experience or experience of working in the maintenance or building services sector, to include electrical, mechanical and controls work.

•             Ability to identify and quantify energy saving opportunities in the industrial and commercial sectors

•             Flexibility, proven problem-solving ability, and a “can-do” attitude are essential.

•             Excellent spreadsheet, presentation, and reporting skills (AutoCAD an advantage).


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