Energy Systems Project Engineer | Midwest

Bridgeview, IL

Responsible for planning and managing all phases of projects (From Engineering, Procurement, Installation and Startup & Commissioning to Closeout) to ensure customer satisfaction stays at the highest levels. Resolving issues related to scope of work on small and medium size projects. Managing financials including cost to complete plans, billings and cash flow to ensure profitability. Acting as Syserco’s point of contact with customers for all project related issues.

Typical Reporting Lines

Group Operations Manager

Major Responsibilities

  • Control system design of small and medium size projects
  • Manage and control Syserco’s project deliverables and contractual obligations
  • Manage Syserco project team including subcontractors (when applicable)
  • Ensure startup and commissioning of control and HVAC systems is complete
  • Manage project closeout phase including all requirements needed to close a project
  • Create, maintain and manage project schedules, labor plans and project documents
  • Overall financial responsibility against established budget, including change orders
  • Interface and coordinate field work with all project trades
  • Pro-active assistance to accounting with collections of projects
  • Consistent and clear communication with internal and external customers
  • Ensure quality, timeliness and completeness of work performed within budget
  • Adhere to Syserco’s Policies and Procedures, HR, Safety Plan and others

Skills and Abilities

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of HVAC DDC controls theory and applications
  • Good understanding of construction law and local codes
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Good analytical and financial management skills

Physical Requirements

  • Operation of standard office equipment and use of computer equipment for extended periods of time. Required to stand, sit and maneuver around office area
  • Moderate to heavy physical activity performing essential construction job site work. May be required to sit, stand, bend, climb and frequently lift, push or carry items less than 50 lbs.
  • Valid IL drivers’ license with the ability to drive and operate a vehicle required to perform construction site visits

Qualifications and Experience

  • Engineering undergraduate degree and a minimum of four years industry experience or equivalent work experience and knowledge in Construction, HVAC, mechanical and electrical systems required.
  • Computer literacy and proficiency in project accounting software, MS Office and MS Project
  • Salary range: $85,000- $130,000
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About Syserco

At Syserco, people come first. Awarded Best Place to Work in the Bay Area by the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal, we attract and retain the best talent in the business. We have one goal—to deliver superior energy management solutions and systems that simplify operations, enhance comfort, and reduce energy costs.

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