Are you ready to join a dynamic, growing company dedicated to helping successful companies drive improved profitability through sustainability? Sustainable Solutions Corporation (SSC) has an opening for a Project Manager Energy Modeling Analyst that is what you are looking for.
We want you to know about us! SSC was founded in 2001 to help drive and empower global change. Together with our sister company, GreenCircle Certified, we live our mission every day. We partner with forward-thinking, global companies who are committed to showcasing their corporate sustainability strategy.
Our core values are something we all live here at SSC. We believe our values are part of the success we have both at work and at home!
Passion for sustainability and informed respect for our environment
Treating others with dignity and respect always
Acting with integrity
Placing collaboration above individual success
At SSC, we are fully immersed in our culture. Our headquarters are in Royersford, PA and we enjoy working in a 150-year-old sustainable building right on the river! This gives us the opportunity to be active participants in local efforts such as stream clean-ups, community gardens, etc. We also have a great culture known for our flexibility around work hours, team building activities that include overnight camping, and great benefits with paid vacation time and paid holidays, a 401k, and an HRA.
Our values and culture don’t stop in the office. We believe businesses have a commitment to also serve the community. Below are some of the efforts we make to improve our communities:
Company Garden: We grow fresh, organic vegetables in the raised beds outside of our office building and donate them to our local food pantry.
Stream Clean-up: Every year we participate in the Perkiomen Watershed Conservancy’s Stream Clean-up event by gathering as a group and removing trash, tires, and other debris from regional land and waterways.
Backpack and Holiday Gift Donation: We donate backpacks filled with school supplies at the start of the school year and presents during the holiday season to the Lifeline Baptist Community Church. Their program, A Lively Hope, accepts donations for children of parents who are imprisoned and newly released community members. Children who have lost parents or loved ones to violent acts of crime, parents who have passed away while incarcerated, as well as parents who are in rehabilitation services.
SSC is on a trajectory of growth and we are looking for talented new team members to grow with us! We offer an unusual and generous total compensation package, a casual work environment, a diverse and inclusive culture, and an outstanding opportunity for professional development for the right individuals. Our environment will reward individuals who take initiative in their own career planning, and who are comfortable in defining and delivering next steps toward professional growth.
Ready to learn about the Project Manager Energy Modeling Analyst? The Project Manager Energy Modeling Analyst is responsible for managing projects that enable clients to lead their markets by implementing our world-class services including Energy Efficiency Analysis and Energy Modeling, Building Conditions Assessments, LEED Certification, ENERGY STAR Benchmarking, and Green Building Design. To be successful in this position, you will need to use real-world building data to inform product development, system/application design, and end user experience. All roles at SSC will demonstrate our core values of Passion (for sustainability), Integrity, Respect, and Resourcefulness.
What you can expect in the role:
Performing energy modeling analysis of new and existing buildings for various typologies (e.g. commercial, pharmaceutical, laboratory, manufacturing) using whole building analysis programs (e.g. eQUEST, EnergyPlus)
Collecting building design data, building energy models and performing simulations to satisfy program requirements (e.g. LEED, P4P, NYSERDA)
Writing and presenting reports on energy analysis findings, reports design recommendations for improved energy performance and calculates associated LEED benefits or other relevant metric systems
Evaluating building conditions, efficiency of building operations, and energy efficiency (HVAC, Renewable Energy Systems, Stormwater Management, Sustainable Materials, and Water Efficiency) to perform Building Design/Building Performance Improvement Services
Performing ASHRAE Level I and Level II Energy Audits at a variety of facility types
Supporting LEED for Existing Buildings and ENERGY STAR Analysis, Feasibility, Documentation, and Certification – Utilize Excel, ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager, and LEED Online to document building performance improvement
Developing schematics for green building design projects using AutoCAD
Applying programs and policies to specific buildings resulting in improved building performance
Interacting with building materials and products manufacturers to obtain product data
Researching and applying for grants, incentives, and rebates that are relevant to project (including New Jersey Pay for Performance)
Communicating with owners, architects, and subcontractors to support project goals
Developing client relationships, ensure quality and customer satisfaction
Ensuring that projects are managed and completed accurately, on time, and on budget
Manage and train interns
What we are looking for:
B.S. Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Architecture, Construction Management, or related field
3+ years of experience with energy modeling, including proficiency in eQUEST software
2+ years of experience in project management and organizational skills, with the ability to prioritize numerous tasks effectively
Proficiency with modeling HVAC systems (e.g. DOAS, AHU, MAU), building sciences, an interest in energy efficiency and a desire to perform highly detailed analysis
Applicable knowledge of principles of sustainable development and Green Building Standards
Competency in AutoCAD
Data management experience with ability to collect, manage, and analyze data
Excellent written, verbal, and presentation communication skills, and the ability to interface with clients at all organizational levels
Skills that are an extra bonus:
2+ years of experience of sustainability consulting
M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Architecture, Construction Management, or related field
Experience with LEED and ENERGYSTAR certification processes
Experience in energy modeling of pharmaceutical, laboratory, or manufacturing facilities
Experience conducting ASHRAE energy audits
Professional certifications such as Professional Engineer (PE), Engineer in Training (EIT), Building Energy Modeling Professional (BEMP), Certified Building Energy Simulation Analyst (BESA), Certified Energy Manager (CEM), LEED AP/GA