Sustainability Consultant (NORESCO)

Location
Boulder, CO, USA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Dec 08, 2018
Closes
Jan 07, 2019
Ref
398787729
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Other job types
**Job ID:** 77936BR

**City:** Boulder

**State:** Colorado

**Country:** United States

**Category:** Marketing, Corporate Careers

**Job Type:** Full Time

**Description:**

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.

NORESCO leads a highly specialized team of employees and consultants in sustainability services. NORESCO is seeking a Sustainability Consultant to direct and execute projects within the Sustainability Services team. This position should have proven expertise and skills specific to the building energy efficiency and sustainable design industry, proven technical writing skills, and the ability to prepare and coordinate a variety of staff and client materials. Aptitude for and experience with project management and client management is required.

Candidate should have the following strengths:

+ Thoroughness and attention to detail

+ Ability to concisely communicate complicated subjects

+ Enthusiasm for collaboration and innovation

+ Flexibility and ability to respond to changing project circumstances

**_Job Function_**

He or she will work closely with business development managers to develop projects for the team, including strategic planning for meeting customer objectives, providing necessary technical support and expertise for developing sales opportunities.

+ Manage sustainability consulting projects, provide oversight to junior staff and participate in project execution to ensure that all tasks are successfully performed and all deliverables are met in a timely manner.

+ Project Management activities include:

+ Proposal development and support

+ Risk assessment

+ Project kickoff and client follow-up meetings

+ Project scheduling oversight

+ Assistance with preparation and submittal of deliverables

+ Management and technical review of project deliverables

+ Development and delivery of presentation materials

+ Manage and mentor sustainability consulting staff

+ Foster customer relationships through superior customer service

+ Maintain a high level of organization and foster efficiency and process improvements for in-house project management procedures

+ Travel to in-state and out-of-state projects as required - up to 25% of time.

+ Strong working knowledge of and experience with the design process and all phases of design/build from pre-design through construction administration and into post-occupancy

+ Active involvement in local or national sustainability organizations (e.g., USGBC, AEE, etc.)

+ Work closely with business development managers to develop projects for the team, including strategic planning for meeting customer objectives, providing necessary technical support and expertise for developing sales opportunities

+ Manage sustainability consulting projects, provide oversight to junior staff and participate in project execution to ensure that all tasks are successfully performed and all deliverables are met in a timely manner

Project Management activities include:

+ Proposal development and support

+ Risk assessment

+ Project kickoff and client follow-up meetings

+ Project scheduling oversight

+ Assistance with preparation and submittal of deliverables

+ Management and technical review of project deliverables

+ Development and delivery of presentation materials

+ Manage and mentor sustainability consulting staff

+ Foster customer relationships through superior customer service

+ Maintain a high level of organization and foster efficiency and process improvements for in-house project management procedures

+ Travel to in-state and out-of-state projects as required - up to 25% of time.

+ Strong working knowledge of and experience with the design process and all phases of design/build from pre-design through construction administration and into post-occupancy

+ Active involvement in local or national sustainability organizations (e.g., USGBC, AEE, etc.)

**Qualification:**

+ 3-5 years experience in engineering, consulting, and/or business management

+ 3 or more years of project management experience

+ LEED GA, LEED AP Preferred

+ Strong working knowledge of the USGBC's LEED Certification rating systems (EB: O&M, BD&C, ID&C etc.)

+ Strong knowledge of energy engineering and commissioning and their implementation throughout the building design, construction and operations

+ Strong project management, personnel management, and time management skills

+ Strong project financial management skills

**Education:**

+ BS or MS in engineering, environmental science or related field

+ LEED AP

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:**

+ 3-5 years experience in engineering, consulting, and/or business management

+ 3 or more years of project management experience

+ LEED GA, LEED AP Preferred

+ Strong working knowledge of the USGBC's LEED Certification rating systems (EB: O&M, BD&C, ID&C etc.)

+ Strong knowledge of energy engineering and commissioning and their implementation throughout the building design, construction and operations

+ Strong project management, personnel management, and time management skills

+ Strong project financial management 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.

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