Role: Energy & Water Engineer
Salary: £42,000 + Package
Reports to: Energy & Water Manager
My client are a leading real estate and facilities maintenance provider looking to strengthen their team with an Energy & Water Engineer for a brand-new state of the art building in Cambridge.
About the role:
Working in support of the asset management operations team, the role is to carry out monitoring and analysis of built assets and building systems plant data in support of the client's overall sustainability objectives.
To contribute to and implement the strategies & policies that reflect the client's objectives for sustainability and also meet legislative compliance.
Working with the operations team, project managers, client stakeholders and suppliers to devise and deliver initiatives for improvements to efficiency in energy, water and sustainability performance.
Main Duties And Responsibilities:
*Undertake monitoring and analysis of energy and water consumption data from built assets and plant systems in order to advise on their optimum operation and to help inform the focus of operations and maintenance activities
*Contribute to periodic environmental reporting requirements for client and legislative requirements
*Working closely with the data analysis team and using the available data platform to provide insights for the creation of initiatives to improve environmental performance and for forecasting
*Work with commissioners and contribute to continuous commissioning from environmental performance perspective in order to ensure client aspirations are met in design and construction
*Support the delivery and ongoing maintenance of environmental compliance requirements for all applicable schemes (e.g. BREEAM, EUETS, A4WS, RHI etc.)
*Assist client to remain informed of emerging opportunities, technologies and initiatives in order to assess their viability and implement as necessary.
*Undertake and report on internal energy, water and environmental audits across the property portfolio and liaise with external auditors
*Contribute to the upskilling and training of wider team members in order to increase the environmental awareness throughout the asset management operations team
*Contribute to environmental outreach and publicity efforts by authoring stories and sharing knowledge of the environmental aspects of our work and the built assets we maintain
*Promote energy and water efficiency and provide advice and support for the development of energy and water efficient practices and author procedures as required
*Be responsible and proactive in compliance issues
*Provide full feasibility studies of costed initiatives / projects to reduce energy and water usage and/or supply
*Maintain a current level of utility market intelligence through networking, seminars, and industry training.
What is required for the role:
*Engineering or Applied Science degree in an energy related subject or equivalent. May consider appropriate experience too.
*Member of or working towards membership of relevant professional institute, e.g. EMA, Energy Institute, CIBSE, IEMA;
*Qualified Low Carbon Consultant / ESOS Lead Assessor / ISO 50001 assessor
*Experience in Energy Management/Building Services
*Excellent knowledge of the operation of Mechanical & Electrical services and plant
*Knowledge of M&T techniques, experience of building certification schemes such as BREEAM and LEED
*Knowledge of Building Management Systems / Pharma / Industrial Process / Manufacturing
*Working knowledge of BMS and control theory.