23 days old

Energy Manager

Seattle, WA 98104


CBRE is currently looking to hire an experienced Mechanical or Electrical Engineer to join the team and play a critical role in supporting all facility and Engineering activity fr CBRE's E-Commerce client. This role will be based in Seattle, Washington. Periodic travel will be required. This role report to the Sr. Energy Program Manager based in San Francisco.

In this role you will be responsible for collaborating with cross-functional teams and manage multifaceted MEP engineering projects that will ultimately drive the optimization and increased efficiency into existing and new facilities. The candidate will need to work with a multitude of stakeholders to drive the development and management of the Enterprise Building Automation System being deployed across various facilities. A successful candidate must have extensive project management experience, practical HVAC and Building Automation System (BAS) knowledge, should be comfortable in a fast-paced, technical environment and be able to partner with multiple stakeholders across the company to implement processes.


Manage multiple complex projects simultaneously

Work with diverse stakeholders to implement, manage Building Automation System.  This role will be considered the Subject Matter Expert (SME) with regards to the BAS.

Implement strategies and processes to drive ongoing system commissioning in order to reduce CBREs energy consumption and building operational costs.

Manage blocking issues, provide escalation management, anticipate and make tradeoffs, and meet committed delivery timelines

Document and present strategies and periodic updates to internal and external audiences

Develop and implement consistent and repeatable processes for new implementations

Participate in business re-engineering activities to support acceptance, implementation and increase effectiveness for the teams. This includes working with several project teams across the globe

Make appropriate tradeoffs to optimize time-to-market, clearly communicate goals, roles, responsibilities, and desired outcomes to internal cross-functional and remote project teams


Provides formal supervision to individual employees within single functional or operational area. Recommends staff recruitment, selection, promotion, advancement, corrective action and termination. Plans and monitors appropriate staffing levels and utilization of labor, including overtime. Prepares and delivers performance appraisal for staff. Mentors and coaches team members to further develop competencies. Leads by example and models behaviors that are consistent with the company's values.



Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Architecture, Planning or related field.

3-5 years experience in a mid-size or large company in the following areas: project management, engineering design, construction management,

Strong experience in project management, with proven successes in projects greater than $10M

Strong background in Building Automation Systems, HVAC, and building controls

Demonstrated advanced project management skills working with multiple levels of stakeholders across the organization

Superb written and verbal communication skills

Demonstrated ability to build relationships with internal stakeholders and external partners

Ability to comfortably and confidently present to all levels within the enterprise and to work with both technical and non-technical individuals

Experience developing and managing processes and tools to insure the complete project lifecycle from pre-development planning through final completion is completed consistently and predictably, while managing a high volume deal flow

Extensive demonstrated experience developing and implementing process improvements to streamline the entire project delivery cycle and lower total lifecycle cost

A track record of championing speed, flexibility and frugality in the face of rapid change and extremely heavy workload

Highly competent with personal computers and productivity software, including Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, Project, and SharePoint, lease administration and familiarity with relational databases; knowledge of Saleforce.com a plus.

Ability to travel up to 15% of the time.


Preferred Qualifications:          

MBA or related advanced degree            

Masters degree in engineering or construction management

Project management certification (PMP or equivalent)

Highly skilled financial modeler.



Posted: 2019-10-18 Expires: 2019-11-18

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