Energy Engineer

Full Time

Al Futtaim Private Company LLC

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim Group today is one of the most diversified and progressive, privately held regional businesses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Structured into five operating divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate, retail and healthcare; employing more than 35,000 employees across more than 20 countries in the Middle East, Asia and Africa, Al-Futtaim Group partners with over 200 of the world's most admired and innovative brands. Al-Futtaim Group’s entrepreneurship and relentless customer focus enables the organization to continue to grow and expand; responding to the changing needs of our customers within the societies in which we operate.

Job Role:
Monitoring utility consumption closely and analyzing trends in facility operations to establish baseline measurements, facilitating the development of investment-grade audit reports.
Creating cost estimates for energy conservation initiatives and drafting Statements of Work (SOW) for tendering out retrofit packages.
Producing monthly Measurement & Verification (M&V) reports for contracted facilities and coordinating progress meetings with clients.
Performing ASHRAE Level 1, 2, and 3 audits on facilities, including conducting conditional surveys and devising energy conservation strategies.

Conducting site audits and compiling Investment Grade Audit (IGA) reports.
Drafting Statements of Work (SOW) for retrofit package tenders and vendor selection.
Overseeing the implementation of energy conservation measures outlined in the IGA.
Generating monthly Measurement & Verification (M&V) reports for ongoing projects.

Contract Management Responsibilities:
Ensuring all contracted work is executed in compliance with the terms of the contract.
Monitoring adherence to timelines and identifying any issues that may impact the execution and completion of the work.

Supply Chain Management Responsibilities:
Daily oversight of subcontractors and consumables.
Implementing and monitoring subcontractor performance.
Employing best value management techniques within contracts.

Service Standards Responsibilities:
Enforcing expected service standards for service providers and subcontractors.
Ensuring all work meets the required health and safety standards throughout projects.

Prepare routine and ad hoc reports, with the objective of keeping the management informed about all issues relating to operations

Required Skills:
Proficiency in theoretical and practical knowledge of MEP services, encompassing HVAC, plumbing, and electrical distribution across various building types and facilities.
Ability to conduct energy audits for facilities, devise energy conservation strategies, oversee implementation, and generate measurement and verification reports to ensure targeted savings are attained.
Experience in conducting feasibility studies for solar retrofits, preparing feasibility reports, and executing retrofits where applicable.
Competence in preparing tender documents for contractors and collaborating with relevant government agencies as needed.
Capability to conduct gap and risk assessment analyses and develop action plans for mitigation purposes.

Behavioral Competencies:

Collaboration: Ability to work effectively within a team, fostering cooperation and synergy towards common goals.
Communication: Proficiency in conveying ideas and information clearly and effectively to facilitate understanding and alignment among team members.
Professional Expertise: Demonstrated competence and proficiency in one’s field of expertise, ensuring high-quality work and informed decision-making.
Training and Coaching: Capacity to provide guidance and mentorship to team members, fostering their professional development and skill enhancement.
Personal Leadership: Demonstrated ability to take initiative, act with integrity, and inspire others through one’s actions and example.

Qualifications Required:
Certification as a Certified Energy Manager or Certified Energy Auditor.
Bachelor’s degree holder in Electrical or Mechanical discipline from a recognized university.

Minimum Experience Required:
2-4 years of pertinent experience in ESCO Projects within the UAE.
Practical experience in utilizing audit equipment and conducting energy analysis.