AECOM Associate Director - Energy Engineering in Manchester, United Kingdom
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AECOM’s Sustainable Development Group are leaders in the field of Decentralised Energy, including District Heating, District Cooling, Renewables and energy storage.
The team specialises in low carbon sustainable energy network design, from initial opportunity identification, feasibility, business case development and design to commercialisation, procurement support, construction support and post construction monitoring. We have a significant number of projects across UK&I and globally within the Middle East and Europe. We also heavily support UK government in the delivery of a variety of schemes, including being technical advisors on both the HNIP and GHNF grant schemes.
We specialise in the decarbonisation of buildings and places and are looking to grow our team. We are looking for someone with an excellent grasp of the UK energy market, and how buildings, estates, towns and cities can be decarbonized. The Greater Manchester Combined Authority is one of our key clients and have hugely aspirational targets around decarbonisation and Decentralised Energy. We are looking for a driven and client focused Decarbonisation and Decentralised Energy professional to lead and grow a team based in our Manchester office. With a significant amount of work for GMCA we are looking for someone to take on board our existing excellent client relationship and develop it to the next level.
The role offers an excellent opportunity for career progression for a candidate showing passion, technical ability and leadership skills.
Build upon and grow our Manchester based Decentralised Energy and Decarbonisation team
Act as the point person for our excellent relationship with GMCA
Help GMCA deliver on their climate objectives.
Examples of the Skills Sought
Excellent client facing skills
A good understanding of the UK energy market
Knowledge of the Heat Networks
Knowledge of renewables (PV etc)and low carbon heating technologies
Knowledge of energy storage, EV and Micro grids
Knowledge of building services, their design and operational requirements including controls and utilities and commissioning
Track record of project delivery from concept stage through to operation
Track record of managing teams
MEng / BEng in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering preferred
CEng status would be beneficial
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You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.
You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.
AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.
Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Business Line: B&P - Buildings & Places
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: Europe & India
Career Area: Engineering
Work Location Model: Hybrid