HELP WANTED: Opening with Energy Center of Wisconsin, Chicago Office

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Energy Engineer

The Energy Center of Wisconsin is seeking an energy engineer for our Chicago office with a desire to apply both reason and creativity towards the creation of a sustainable energy society. We are a private non-profit organization that is mission-driven, independent, and objective. We seek practical solution paths among a world of competing interests.

Primary Responsibilities:

* Evaluate energy efficiency and renewable energy strategies in buildings, campus, and community settings

* Quantify energy system performance, life cycle cost economics, and emissions reduction potential

* Identify, quantify, and optimize energy savings opportunities during early building design stages of new buildings and for existing facilities

* Develop and manage internal and external research, consulting and outreach projects

* Develop and grow business opportunities, working with senior management to establish annual business development targets

Minimum Requirements:

* Bachelor's degree in engineering, architecture, or related field.

* 3-5+ years energy systems experience with a design firm, commercial or institutional facility

* Fundamental knowledge of building energy systems, energy analysis, and thermal science

* Experience with energy modeling software such as eQUEST, TRNSYS, TRACE, EnergyPlus or other similar software

* Knowledge of relevant building energy codes, green building rating systems, and ASHRAE standards

* Ability to perform in a flexible work environment

* Excellent communications skills

Desirable Experience:

* Ability to model novel or complex energy systems and develop specialized energy analysis software.

* Experience leading client interaction and public presentations

* Active involvement in external networking groups/committees relevant to efficient building design

* Advanced degree, professional engineering registration, LEED Accreditation, or Energy Manager Certification

* Energy efficiency program design and implementation for commercial and industrial programs

* Experience with building energy monitoring or campus energy management

* Management of $100k+ multi-year budgets including subcontracts

For all current openings, we offer a competitive salary, progressive work environment and excellent benefits. Interested candidates should send or email a resume, cover letter and any salary expectations (no phone calls please) to:
Human Resources Director
Energy Center of Wisconsin
455 Science Drive, Suite 200
Madison, WI 53711
cberg at
Join the Energy Center of Wisconsin and be part of:

* An independent non-profit seeking solutions to energy challenges
* A passionate, dedicated and talented staff
* National, regional and local initiatives to reduce our carbon footprint
* Award-winning programs that make a difference
For more information about the Energy Center of Wisconsin, please see:

Adam McMillen PE, LEED AP BD+C

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