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Senior Energy Engineer

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Company AECOM

Job Title: Senior Energy Engineer

JobID: 23339-1230990

Location: London, GBR

Description: **Business Line** Building Engineering

**Position Title** Senior Energy Engineer

United Kingdom - Greater London


**Job Summary**

Within AECOM’s Engineering and Facilities business is the Energy and Sustainability group with a wide range of expertise particularly in the feasibility and engineering design of bespoke carbon and cost-saving solutions.

This team specialises in the understanding of energy cycles in the built environment and the critical thinking needed to produce long-term sustainable responses. Recent achievements include working with large organisations such as the Houses of Parliament to reduce energy and carbon consumption, work to establish the future energy strategy for proposed development at Old Oak Common and a heavy involvement in design and feasibility work to support the delivery of District Heating through both the GLA and BEIS. 2018 will see major growth across this business unit in the following key areas:

* District Energy (DE) Systems with a focus on sustainable heat and power

* Large scale Energy consumption studies for big property portfolios

* Energy Technology

* Sustainable Building Design

* Smart Cities and Communities

* Sustainable Infrastructure

* Optimisation of Assets

This team has a current requirement for a Senior Engineer who will take a senior role in the steering, growth and development of the Group, with a particular focus on technical leadership and delivery.

Active projects in this field and within the current pipeline consist of CHP, heat pump and District Heating (DH) feasibility studies, energy masterplanning, energy centre/ DH design and operational assessments.

The role offers a great opportunity for career progression for a candidate showing passion, technical ability and leadership skills.

Position Responsibilities:

* Lead the technical delivery of engineering projects

* Interfacing, communicating and building relationships with clients and key contacts around the business

* Mentoring and guiding junior engineers

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Extensive experience in Building Services industry

+ Chartered, Incorporated or an identified level of professional standing within industry

+ A track record of delivery of complex projects in modelling and the application of various types of energy systems within a variety of scenarios

+ Good communication, presentation, time management, problem solving, organisation and prioritisation skills

+ Detailed knowledge of building services, their design and operational requirements and interactions including controls (SCADA/BEMS) and utilities

+ Broad, outline knowledge of renewable and low carbon technologies (e.g. fuel cells, heat pumps)

+ Knowledge of energy regulation and compliance requirements (Part L) including BRE assessments

+ Broad knowledge of guidelines that may be used for building design, energy and renewables

+ Knowledge of the Heat Networks Code of Practice

+ Experience of building and plant condition surveys

+ Specific knowledge on heating design; boilers, flues, pumps, pipework etc.

+ Knowledge of design and layout of plantrooms; spatial coordination associated with installation and maintenance

+ Ability to generate schematics associated with the design

+ Track record of project delivery from concept stage through to operation

+ Self-motivated and dynamic approach to problem solving

+ Track record of technical writing and communication:- energy strategies, detailed feasibility studies, specifications and fee proposals

+ Enthusiasm for cost effective energy efficiency

+ Ability to work well within a multi-disciplinary team and to technically guide junior members of the team

+ Must be a UK resident with continuous residency over the last 5 years

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Knowledge of CHP design in ranges greater than 100 kWe including electrical interface elements

+ Commercial awareness and the ability to assess the long term operational impacts of operation and maintenance of mechanical/electrical plant

+ Ability to design energy centres including boilers, CHPs, thermal stores and utility connections

+ Experience of thermal/utility diversity assessment to identified standards

+ Detailed knowledge of systems associated with DE design and operation; metering, billing, controls, pump methodologies, HIUs

+ Detailed knowledge of commissioning practices associated with building services

+ Knowledge of the ESCo marketplace

+ Knowledge of latest guidance and regulation that governs aspects of District Energy

+ Experience in identification and assessment of possible Energy Conservation Measures in the built environment

+ Advanced Excel capability

+ Use and production of Gantt charts using software such as Microsoft Project

+ Understanding of BIM practices

+ Understanding of Energy Centre/Boiler House performance interaction with BREEAM/CfSH i.e. energy, carbon, NOx

+ Knowledge of NES

Experience of medium to large scale projects in multiple sectors including mixed-use residential, industrial, commercial, education, government and health.

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

_NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**_Job Category_** _Engineering - Engineering Design_

**_Business Group_** _Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)_

**_Country_** _United Kingdom_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _179359BR_

_Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status._


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