New York Power Authority Electrical Design Engineer (Solar) in White Plains, New York

Electrical Design Engineer (Solar)

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Job Description

Would you like to be a part of an organization that is leading energy innovation? The New York Power Authority (NYPA) is the place. As the global energy landscape continues to evolve, NYPA is implementing a surge of technological innovations to bring New York State into the new energy paradigm.

The New York Power Authority’s Energy Efficiency Team is looking to employ a professional that possesses design and implementation experience required to identify, develop, and manage the implementation of Energy Conservation Measures (ECMs) primarily for the City of NY which includes schools, police precincts, hospitals and other municipal facilities.

Energy efficient technologies to be employed on various building systems including boilers, chillers, BMS, demand control ventilation, LED lighting and controls, compressed air, building envelope, solar, and HVAC distribution amongst others.

The team is seeking an experienced professional with a minimum of 10 years similar experience. The candidate must have a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, and a NYS Professional Engineering (PE) license or Association of Energy Engineers Certified Energy Manager (CEM) certification. The candidate will be called upon to work on multiple projects simultaneously and have the ability to maintain clear, concise written and oral communication on all interactions.

Required Skills

  • Prepare and/or review engineering calculations, energy savings estimates, and cost analyses, measure, measure descriptions and scope of work for energy efficiency study/audit reports, and designs in various phases

  • Prepare and present financial and technical recommendations and project descriptions to our Customers

  • Prepare and/or review equipment and labor bid specifications and design drawings, requests for proposals, tabulation of bids, recommendation of successful bidder, approval of award and development of customer installation commitment documents

  • Supervise project activities for technical content, accuracy, cost control and schedule

  • Ensure that all design, code, licensing and operating and maintenance requirements are met

  • Coordinate activities between contractors / consultants / equipment vendors / customers to provide project construction quality assurance

  • Comply and enforce the compliance of hazardous material handling, safety and environmental procedures

  • Negotiate change orders to construction and services contracts and NYPA and program participant

  • Ensure that all financial resources expended by NYPA are fully recovered from each program participant

Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or related engineering discipline.

  • Master’s degree in an engineering, scientific or business discipline preferred.

  • Relevant experience with renewable technologies within NYC would be beneficial.

  • Minimum 10 years of relative Engineering experience.

  • Team lead experience preferred.

  • Demonstrated experience and in-depth knowledge in Project Management multi discipline engineering.

  • NYS Professional Engineering (PE) license or an Association of Energy Engineers Certified Energy Manager (CEM) certification.

  • Professional certifications such as Project Management Professional Certification (PMPC) or Certified Energy Manager (CEM), or an advanced degree in an engineering, scientific or business discipline preferred.

The New York Power Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Location

White Plains, New York, United States

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