(originally uploaded on 09 Nov, 2023)
Requisition ID: 89766
Job Category: Engineering
Location: Mississauga, ON, Canada
Join a company that is passionately committed to the pursuit of a better world through positive change. With more than 65 years of business and technical expertise in mining, energy, and infrastructure, our 10,000 colleagues in 150 countries tirelessly work toward bettering the industries in which we operate. With practical solutions that are safe, innovative and sustainable, we think globally while acting locally.
With nearly seven decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we see challenges evolving in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 10,000 staff, with experience in over 150 countries, to challenge the status quo and create positive change through partnering with our clients to solve business and technical challenges.
Our energy expertise in the power sector includes thermal, nuclear, hydropower & dams, renewables, transmission & integration, and distribution, smart grid & utility asset management. Join our vision of a low-carbon world and help make positive change!
The Industrial Energy Efficiency Manager will work within a multi-disciplinary team to support both the execution of secured projects and business development activities to grow the pipeline of opportunities within the US and Canadian regions. This role can be based out of several Hatch offices across the US or Canada.
While the variable nature of opportunities make it difficult to define the specific projects the Specialist would either lead or support, the following are some examples:
Industrial and commercial (I&C) building energy efficiency, performance, and air & noise quality audits, and recommendations for improvement;
Building energy efficiency improvement projects or similar ‘deep energy retrofit’ projects
Working with SMEs from Hatch’s Climate Change Practice, support energy inputs to Scope 1, 2, & 3 emission calculations, and recommendations for Carbon reduction actions;
Supporting I&C building design teams and architects, provide key inputs on energy performance and carbon reduction measures, making sound recommendations for cost efficiencies and improvements during the design and equipment selection phase;
Reviewing design documents (plans, specifications, shop drawings) either developed in-house, or by clients, to ensure that the intended energy efficiency and carbon reduction measures are being fully incorporated into the designs;
Create, revise, and follow best practices for energy simulation models, updating information as designs evolve, or system adjustments and expansions are made;
Working with power sector SMEs, determine electric load estimate for demand response (DR) opportunities as bid into local utility programs;
Working with SMEs from Hatch’s digital team, support the development and integration of energy management tools into digital twins, building or campus level energy management tools, demand response platforms, or other digital solutions, including the customization of such platforms to meet client needs;
Lead independent engineering (IE) and lender’s technical advisor (LTA) projects as and when energy efficiency/retrofit projects are the subject of project financing activities.
Lead the identification and interactions of potential project partners
Lead, or take a senior role, in the development of Energy master plans
Project delivery responsibilities may include:
As a key team resource, solve challenging client problems that could include planning, business case development, implementation, monitoring, or assessments of any project scopes referenced above, or related opportunities as they arise;
For smaller to medium projects, the Specialist may become responsible for day-to-day project management functions, while also delivering on client expectations;
For larger projects, the Specialist may lead smaller work packages or support the advancement and creation of project deliverables;
Deliver tasks in accordance with all applicable codes and standards, including all of Hatch’s policies and procedures, including Safety, Environmental, Quality Assurance, & Quality Control;
Work alongside and/or support delivery of projects from other Hatch teams, as applicable
Experience and knowledge that the Specialist would be expected to both bring to the team and further develop while in the position includes:
energy modeling and analysis on greenfield building and campus development
energy master plan creation
calculating Scope 1 and Scope 2 emissions within I&C buildings and campuses
familiarity with geothermal, geoexchange, district energy, and other low and zero-carbon heat and electric supply technologies
Awareness of provincial, state, and federal energy efficiency plans, targets, and funding opportunities for client’s projects
strategic view on helping clients decarbonize through energy efficiency, renewables integration, and innovative out of the box solutions to ultimately achieve net-zero operations
expand project pipelines as we continue to build practical solutions that are safe, innovative, and sustainable
A strong candidate would have at least several of the following qualifications:
Total industry experience of at least 10 years
Experience with building energy modeling (at least 6 years) using industry standard software such as IES-VE, eQuest, EnergyPlus, or TRNSYS along with an undergraduate degree in System or Mechanical Engineering, Applied Science, or equivalent qualifications;
Experience with regional and national reference standards such as NECB, ASHRAE 90.1, Toronto Green Standard or BC Step Code;
Fundamental understanding of mechanical systems and HVAC equipment;
Understanding and knowledge of Architectural, Mechanical / Electrical Drawings;
Experience with Building Energy Management Systems, lighting design, electrical design, and thermal energy management
Previous design, construction, or project management experience on new construction or major renovation projects with important sustainability and energy efficiency objects such as LEED, Zero Carbon Building Standard, Passive House, or mass-timber an asset;
Familiarity or experience with GBCI Investor Ready Energy Efficiency (IREE) certification and/or existing qualification as a Quality Assurance Assessor
Proficient with design and drafting tools such as AutoCad, MicroStation, or Revit
Proficient with the MS Office suite of products
A team-oriented mindset; a self-starter that meets deadlines, takes initiative, is organized, but also knows when to ask for help and support others when they need your knowledge
Maintain a continuous desire to improve and enhance your skills through staying current on industry trends, technical codes, and
Strong communicator in written materials such as reports, through internal and client or conference presentations, and verbally amongst the team, with juniors that you mentor, and management
Maintain a Certified Energy Management (CEM) designation and other professional designations such as a P.Eng./PE., and PMP
Why join us?
What we offer you?
We're committed to fostering a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate and serve. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers applicants without regard to age, race, color, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other protected status. If you have any accommodation requirements, please let us know. We'll do our best to meet your needs in accordance with applicable local legislation.
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About the company:
Our organization is passionately committed to the pursuit of a better world through positive change. We embrace your visions as our own and partner with you to develop better ideas that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. Our global network of 9,000 professionals work on the world’s toughest challenges. Our experience spans over 150 countries around the world in the metals, energy, infrastructure, digital, and investments market sectors.
We are employee-owned and independent—free to bring our best thinking to your business. Our exceptional, diverse teams combine vast engineering and business knowledge, working in partnership with our clients to develop market strategies, manage and optimize production, develop new game-changing technologies, and design and deliver complex capital projects.
We work closely with the communities in which we serve to ensure that our solutions optimize environmental protection, economic prosperity, social justice, and cultural vibrancy. We want their businesses, ecosystems, and communities to thrive, both now and into the future.
Our people are passionate about our corporate purpose and values. We believe in long-term relationships with our partners, and are committed to our clients’ lasting success.
We are “entrepreneurs with a technical soul.”
At Hatch, we are committed to meeting and exceeding your expectations in all that we do. This commitment is enabled and supported by practices and processes embedded in all Hatch projects, which deliver real value to our clients.
Health & Safety:
The safety of our employees, visitors, and contractors is always top of mind. We work with our clients and partners, using structured systems and processes, to ensure safety, always.
Sustainability requires the optimization of environmental, social, and economic outcomes. This ensures ecosystems are maintained, communities thrive, and society prospers, now and in the future. Sustainability is at the core of how we deliver value to our clients as a socially responsible company.
Indigenous Peoples Policy:
Our relationships with First Nations, Métis, Inuit, and Native Americans are based on the values of honesty, respect, and transparency. We understand that our ability to deliver successful projects on behalf of our clients is enhanced by our knowledge and understanding of the histories, cultures, protocols, values, aspirations, and governments of First Peoples across North America and Aboriginal communities around the world.