Energy Efficiency Project Manager II - Lighting

Energy Solutions Oakland, CA
Founded in 1995, Energy Solutions is an employee owned energy efficiency and demand management engineering, program design and implementation consulting firm. Our mission is to create large-scale environmental impacts for our clients by implementing market-based solutions and developing policies that contribute to these goals. We foster this mission by retaining a talented and committed team, providing a stimulating, healthy and participatory workplace, and emphasizing creative new approaches that maximize the value of our services. With 100+ staff, we are honored to serve a diverse range of utility, public agency, commercial and industrial clients.

We are currently seeking a full time Project Manager II to join our Policy and Ratings team in our Oakland, CA office. The person selected to fill this position will leverage experience in technical project portfolio management, stakeholder collaborative facilitation, and in-depth knowledge of building energy technologies. Desired experience in (one or more) lighting (including networked lighting controls), HVAC, demand response, distributed generation, data analytics, and related technology solutions, to help create large scale savings for our clients. As a member of the Energy Solutions team, you will have a broad impact on energy efficiency markets and greenhouse gas reductions through our work for major North American utilities, and other national leaders in energy efficiency. This unique market opportunity, paired with Energy Solutions mission driven approach, creates a perfect environment for individuals who want to have an active voice in shaping the energy future in California and beyond.

Daily responsibilities include but are not limited to:

* Energy savings calculations to document savings realized through efficiency improvements

* Assisting with program design and implementation

* Applied electrical engineering

* Lighting, lighting control, lighting system design and related technology research

* Conducting market research and data analysis

* Building modeling using software such as Energy Pro, Energy Plus, eQuest, etc.

* Monitoring the progress of projects and communicating progress to clients and management

* Field work

* Managing project budgets and tasks with minimal oversight

* Communicating program progress to supervisor and clients

* Tracking of industry trends and other market changes that impact energy efficiency

* Organizing and facilitating in-person meetings, conference calls, and facilitated collaboration sessions

Minimum qualifications:

* A minimum of five years of work experience (graduate school years applicable)

* A technical bachelors degree in an energy, electrical, or IT related discipline

* A minimum of three years project management experience

* Technical experience in the field of lighting energy efficiency

* Experience with energy codes and standards and/or specification development

* Strong technical writing and verbal communication skills

* Extensive experience using Microsoft Office (Office365, SharePoint, OneNote)

* Ability to work, drive, and thrive juggling many activities and communications

* Willingness to conduct occasional business travel

Our BART-accessible office is located in downtown Oakland, California. Compensation is commensurate with experience and includes a generous retirement package. Energy Solutions provides an excellent benefits package including medical, dental and vision insurance, other pre-tax contribution plans and an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP). To apply please visit For more information about Energy Solutions, please visit us on our website at