Company Name:
Brown University
Approximate Salary:
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Providence, Rhode Island
United States
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
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Education level:
Bachelor Degree

Energy Manager

Brown University, Facilities Management Department

Providence, Rhode Island

Brown University seeks an Energy Manager is responsible for implementing energy programming and identifying best practices to meet the University's energy, emissions and savings goals. Perhaps most importantly this position will ensure the energy team collaborates effectively with Operations and Design &Construction and departments across campus - requiring the individual to work with Operations and D&C to develop a comprehensive understanding of how the Office of Sustainability, Operations, and D&C can best complement each other and meet all divisional goals and outcomes.

This position will provide technical support in the development and implementation of energy programs including energy efficiency projects and self-generation projects. The EM will oversee the two Energy Engineers and the Energy Project Manager and will oversee the split time of the Systems Programmer housed in Operations. This position will be responsible for demand response/limiting, GHG tracking and reporting, supporting the University's energy goals, and energy management tools. The EM will be the primary utility and emissions advisor on all capital projects and major renovations.


  • Requires a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering or other relevant engineering/scientific discipline and 7 years of related experience, or equivalent;
  • Experience in a complex, multi-building environment;
  • Diverse knowledge of many trade areas including: mechanical, electrical (including high voltage), fire alarm, sprinkler, elevator, plumbing, pipe fitting, HVAC and controls technology, district cooling and heating systems, and building electrical distribution and service systems;
  • Advanced knowledge and understanding of engineering principles, methods, and techniques;
  • Knowledge and understanding of all relevant federal and state laws, regulations, and operating guidelines; Significant experience in energy management/energy auditing of facilities, preferably with research facility management and auditing experience;
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community;
  • Ability to provide technical leadership and project management to engineering projects of high complexity and broad-ranging scope;
  • Ability to adapt and modify engineering techniques and develop original model concepts.

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All offers of employment are contingent upon consent to criminal background screening check and education verification with results satisfactory to Brown.

Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

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Located in historic Providence, Rhode Island and founded in 1764, Brown University is the seventh-oldest college in the United States. Brown is an independent, coeducational Ivy League institution comprising undergraduate and graduate programs, plus the Alpert Medical School, School of Public Health, School of Engineering, and the School of Professional Studies.

With its talented and motivated student body and accomplished faculty, Brown is a leading research university that maintains a particular commitment to exceptional undergraduate instruction. Brown's vibrant, diverse campus community consists of about 4,500 staff and faculty, 6,200 undergraduates, 2,000 graduate students, 490 medical school students, more than 5,000 summer, visiting, and online students, and over 700 faculty members. Brown students come from all 50 states and more than 115 countries. Brown is frequently recognized for its global reach, many cultural events, numerous campus groups and activities, active community service programs, highly competitive athletics, and beautiful facilities located in a richly historic urban setting.

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