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Sr Energy Mgmt Engineer

Date:  Nov 18, 2021
Job ID:  2121

Bothell, WA, US, 98011

Puget Sound Energy is looking to grow our community with top talented individuals like you!  With our rapidly growing, award winning energy efficiency programs, our pathway to an exciting and innovative future is now.

As a federal contractor, PSE is requiring that all employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 – and provide proof. As a condition of employment, you will need to provide proof of vaccination. However, accommodations will be considered for those unable to be vaccinated due to a disability/medical condition or sincerely held religious belief, practice or observance.

PSE's Customer Energy Mgmt & Renewables team is looking for qualified candidates to fill an open Sr Energy Mgmt Engineer position!

Job Description

Puget Sound Energy's business Energy Management (BEM) Department is looking for a Senior Energy Management Engineer to support the industrial energy management program. You will be assessing a wide-variety of industrial facilities that may have substantial technical complexity. You should have experience in industrial energy program or projects that focus on O&M savings and strategic energy management (SEM) besides capitol improvement projects.


You will work closely with customers to develop projects that produce sustainable energy savings. This may include specific activities such as evaluating energy consumption from meter data, collecting data through sub-metering and system trend-logging, and performing energy assessments. You will recommend measures for improving energy efficiency either through changes in operations and maintenance (O&M), and/or system and equipment replacement. You will help customers to engage and train staff, and work with customers to implement strategic energy management practices. You will also work to support the BEM team by developing and delivering programs for customers, and contributing to an on-going development of program support materials including templates, analysis calculations, and reference documents. 

Job Responsibilities

The ideal candidate will have experience with industrial systems such as compressed air systems, industrial refrigeration, industrial HVAC systems, and wastewater treatment facilities. You should be capable of understanding proper operation of building systems and be familiar with common energy consuming equipment in industrial sector, communicate with all levels of a customers' organization, and effectively transfer skills and knowledge to others.  You should have experience in regression modeling to predict energy consumptions in industrial facilities. You will be expected to provide trainings and workshops, and provide coaching to industrial customers to support them in their strategic energy management activities.  You will implement projects and programs while ensuring compliance of all tariffs and financial procedures, and develop new and revised department policy proposals to increase effectiveness of programs and services. You will successfully and professionally market our energy efficiency programs to eligible customers and various organizations in the industrial sector, as well as maintain productive contractor relationships to ensure ongoing successful project development and follow-through.  You will be looked upon to provide technical expertise to others within the Company and externally.


This is an excellent opportunity to play an integral role within PSE to help us better serve the environment, our customers and the communities in which they live. PSE provides an environment where all employees are valued, respected and provided with the opportunity to achieve maximum performance. We offer a comprehensive pay package that includes competitive compensation, annual goals-based incentive bonuses, comprehensive cafeteria-style benefits, 401(K), a company paid retirement pension plan and an employee assistance and wellness program. Gain the energy to do great things through a career with Puget Sound Energy!

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science degree or PE license in electrical, mechanical, civil or other appropriate engineering field.
  • Substantial experience in energy efficiency project planning, design, specification review, technical field work, project cost estimating (typically achieved after 8 or more years practice as a degreed engineer).  Years of acquired experience is provided as a guide and alone does not constitute readiness for job level as individual’s skill acquisition rates can vary significantly.
  • Subject matter expert in electrical or mechanical aspects of energy efficiency
  • Demonstrated project and/or program management skills managing energy efficiency projects
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills
  • Ability to work effectively and collaborate with a wide range of internal and external customers

Desired Qualifications

  • Industrial energy assessment and project development experience
  • Industrial energy management experience, including system optimization and strategic energy management practices
  • Regression analysis and whole facility M&V methodology
  • Customer service experience
  • Utility industry experience

Additional Information

Families and businesses depend on PSE to provide the energy they need to pursue their dreams. Our steadfast commitment to serving Washington communities with safe, dependable and efficient energy started in 1873. Today we're building the Northwest's energy future through efforts like our award winning energy efficiency programs and our leadership in renewable energy.


At PSE we value and respect our employees and provide them opportunities to excel. We offer an expansive pay package that includes competitive compensation, annual goals-based incentive bonuses, comprehensive benefits, 401(K), a company paid retirement pension plan, and an employee assistance and wellness program.


Puget Sound Energy is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified applicants. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, veteran status or presence of a disability that with or without reasonable accommodation does not prevent performance of the essential functions of the job, or any other category prohibited by local, state or federal law.


Should you have a disability that requires assistance and/or reasonable accommodation with the job application process, please contact the Human Resources Staffing department at jobs@pse.com or 425-462-3017.

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