Position: Energy Engineer
Salary: EUR39600 - EUR51000 per annum
Ref: 541994_1659437180
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 02/08/2022
Expiry Date: 30/08/2022
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

About the Role

Base Location: Dublin or Belfast

Salary: €39,600 - €59,400 or £ equivalent + car / allowance + performance-related bonus + a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing.

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time | Flexible First options available

We have an exciting opportunity for multiple Energy Engineers to join our team, in this role you will support SSE Airtricity's customers on their journey to Net Zero. A key part of the role will be to carry out energy audits and provide energy efficiency recommendations to SSE Airtricity commercial customers. Additionally, you will support SSE Airtricity in achieving our Energy Efficiency obligations through the monitoring, verification and reporting of commercial projects. You will be a commercially minded energy professional with strong communication skills and numerical ability who strives to deliver a high level of value to customers. Your responsibilities will include:

- Delivering onsite energy audits to customers from a broad range of industries, with strong understanding of different industrial mechanical and electrical systems ensuring compliance to ISO 50001 management system.

- Undertaking the measurement and verification of energy savings resulting from a wide range of energy efficiency projects across commercial and industrial setting.

- Review Energy Conservation Measures and produce Monitoring & Verification plans to ensure energy consumption is accurately monitored to fully capture the level savings for reporting purposes.

- Analyse data and develop different methods to validate savings, such as carrying out regression analysis and normalisation of data using Energy Performance Indicator (EnPI), with the knowledge to explore alternative methods for verify savings.

- Understanding customer energy requirements, identify and prioritise energy saving and renewable energy opportunities to commercial customers.

- Project Management and the coordinate of the delivery of projects with other SSE businesses and external partners.

- Build strategic relationships with clients taking them on journey from supply customers to net zero partners.

What do I need?

To be considered for this role, we would love you to have:

- Relevant experience in a similar role within a regulated industry.

- Registered SEAI Energy Auditor would be advantageous.

- Qualification in Energy Management (Certified Measurement & Verification Professional/Certified Energy Manager) or Third Level Qualification would be advantageous.

- Self-starter and self-motivated with exceptional project management and organisation skills.

- Strong Collaborator that encourages teamwork, diversity and inclusivity.

- Due to the nature of the role and the need to visit remote locations a Full Drivers Licence would be required.

- Qualification in Energy Management (Certified Measurement & Verification Professional/Certified Energy Manager) would be advantageous.

About our Business

SSE Airtricity is Ireland's second largest and fastest growing energy provider, supplying around 800,000 domestic and commercial gas, electricity and home energy services customers in the Republic and Northern Ireland. At SSE Airtricity we believe in making energy better. Around 40% of the electricity SSE Airtricity supplies to its customers on an island basis is generated from renewable sources - the greenest energy supply of any provider on the island and over three times the average on an all-island basis.

What's in it for you?

An excellent package with 34 days holiday entitlement, enhanced maternity/paternity leave, discounted healthcare, salary sacrifice car leasing and much more, view our full benefits package on our careers site.

As an equal opportunity employer we encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We actively encourage applicants from all protected characteristics and commit to providing any reasonable adjustments required during the application, assessment and upon joining SSE. Search for 'Inclusion & Diversity at SSE' to find out more.

Next Steps

All applications should be submitted online, and I'll be back in touch after the vacancy closing date to let you know the outcome.

If you would like to discuss any working differently requirements or adjustments you may require throughout the recruitment and selection process, please contact Lynsey at or on 01738 340426.

EXTERNAL: Before commencing employment with SSE, you'll be required to fully complete our pre-employment screening process consisting of a basic criminal records and credit check.

INTERNAL: As a courtesy, please let your current line manager know you are applying.