£30.00 - £40.00 per hour
23 days ago
We are currently seeking an experienced Senior or Principal Energy Consultant to join an established Sustainable Development Group based in our Bristol, Cardiff or Birmingham offices, but also part of a wider UK sustainability group.
The successful candidate will play a key role in delivering energy and carbon management services for several major public and private sector clients, helping them to meet their Net Zero targets and ambitions.
The responsibilities of this position include:
Conduct energy audits of a range of different building types, and prepare life cycle cost analysis for energy saving opportunities
Analyse metered energy data, building energy management system (BeMS) logs, operational information, and other relevant supporting information to identify opportunities for energy reduction and building performance optimisation
Carry out post occupancy evaluation (POE) of new buildings, including carrying out occupant surveys
Develop robust spreadsheet based energy scenario models to support the development of energy and carbon management strategies for clients with large portfolios of buildings
Prepare energy and sustainability statements to support planning applications for new developments
Support building services design colleagues to conduct options analyses and specify energy efficient and low carbon buildings and technologies
Support district heating specialists in preparing techno-economic models and feasibility studies for low carbon district heating and Combined Heat and Power (CHP) projects
Support specialists in preparing renewable energy technology feasibility studies
Assist with specification and management of installation of temporary energy monitoring equipment at client sites, and analyse collected data
Carry out project management and administration tasks, manage smaller projects, and work towards becoming a certified Project Manager
You will need to have a good technical understanding of building services, building physics, and low and zero carbon energy generation technologies, as well as strong numerical and data analysis skills, and excellent report writing, presentation and communication skills.
Bachelors of Degree in Engineering field