NORESCO’s Water/Wastewater Engineering Group is responsible for identifying savings, optimization, and new revenue opportunities for water and wastewater utilities. Our team’s primary focus is to analyze current facility operation and to develop opportunities for upgrades that will either reduce operating costs or increase revenue. We have formed a growing team to support these projects and need to add to its capabilities to support current and forecast workloads. We have an immediate need for a Senior Level Engineer of Wastewater and Water Engineering in Phoenix, Arizona, or other Midwest, Southwest, Northwest or West Coast location . You’ll be responsible for supporting our sales staff to develop opportunities and wastewater and water energy conservation measures for Performance Contracts (ESPC) in municipal, large institutional and industrial treatment facilities. You’ll support business development initiatives by engaging in sales meetings with potential clients and developing opportunities into engagements with owners. Once under contract, you will work with our engineering team to conduct audits to identify and quantify energy, operational cost, resource conservation, and revenue generation opportunities associated with upgrades to treatment processes. Responsibilities will include client meetings, preliminary site investigations, developing conceptual conservation measures, estimating savings and revenue, developing cost estimates and written descriptions of energy conservation measures in support of ESPC proposals and technical audits. During the Investment Grade Audit (IGA) phase you will work with internal engineering resources and manage external consulting engineers in developing conceptual drawing packages and will prepare subcontractor Request for Proposals (RFP) for bidding. During the implementation phase you will maintain customer relations, oversee project development and provide engineering support for NORESCO’s in-house construction team. Substantial knowledge of wastewater and water treatment plant processes is required, including pumping systems, aeration systems, digestion systems, digester gas processing systems, sludge drying systems, disinfection systems and variable speed drives and controls.
In order to be successful in this position, you will need to perform the following tasks.
Write detailed conservation measure descriptions to be included in proposal submissions including sequences of operation.