MEP Project Manager
Category: Customer/Product Support
Posted Date: October 30, 2016
Location: Dubai, Dubai, AE
SR. PROGRAM MANAGER / PROGRAM MANAGER – PERFORMANCE CONTRACTING IN
COMMERCIAL / RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS
Overview/Advertisement: Honeywell Intl. ME Ltd, Dubai seeks a technical professional to develop and manage a government program to promote performance contracting for commercial/residential buildings throughout the Dubai region, to provide technical support to help individual building owners implement performance contracting projects, and to develop a partnership with the local energy service company
(ESCO) industry to implement projects. Desired experience includes program management/administration capability and a working knowledge of performance contracting applications in commercial/residential buildings (understanding/experience of performance contracting includes related procurement/contracting processes, financing approaches, technologies to improve energy efficiency, auditing practices, commissioning approach, monitoring and verification approaches, and project management). Employment experience with an ESCO is highly desired. Over 5 years of experience in management or performance contracting, familiarity with energy-efficiency in buildings and a degree in energy engineering preferred.
Added expertise in any of the following a plus: team leadership, program management, public speaking, data management, solar/wind/biomass applications, energy auditing, facilities/energy management, performance contracting, LEED, commissioning, government decision-making practices, financing, writing. Self-starter, independent worker, creative thinker, and good administrator needed.
Academic Background: 4-year college degree or higher preferred. Preferred degree in energy engineering, buildings-related field (engineering, architecture, and project management), business, or energy/environment.
Required Experience/Capabilities: Five years or more experience in management or technical sales. Experience/knowledge of energy-efficient technologies and implementation strategies to retrofit existing buildings and design new buildings; Management skills to manage independent consultants or staff; Program management capability – strategic planning, program trouble-shooting, program design/development, marketing planning. Skills in public speaking, writing, data management, spreadsheet/word-processing programs.
Other Experience Desired (any combination): Prior employment in ESCO industry; Conducting or reviewing energy audits to assess cost and savings of energy-saving measures; Knowledge of financing mechanisms; Familiarity with government procurement/contracting practices or decision-making practices; Professional involvement with state or local governments or non-profits; Expertise in LEED tools, performance contracting, energy management, sustainability; Knowledge of solar, wind or biomass applications/design/assessment, or water efficiency strategies; Project management related to building construction.
General Information: 12 – 16 months contract, based out of Dubai, project timeline based schedule.