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Utah Program Director

August 2, 2017

 

Sustainable Real Estate Solutions is a technology-enabled services company that partners with state and local governments to help them design, launch, and sustain commercial property assessed clean energy (C-PACE) programs. Founded in 2010 by experienced commercial real estate and energy efficiency professionals, SRS has helped facilitate more than $120 million in C-PACE financing nationwide—a level unmatched in the industry.

 

Like any high-growth tech company, SRS is full of smart, talented, hardworking people. But it’s also an exciting place to work, because we’re pioneering the most innovative advances in energy efficiency/renewable energy nationwide. What’s more, the industry is taking notice, as evidenced by our most recent win: SRS was just competitively selected as the program administrator for Utah’s new statewide C-PACE program. And now we need you to round out our team!

 

If you have a passion for exceptional service, a love of technology, an engineering mindset, and a desire to work at the forefront of the clean energy movement, we want to hear from you. We’re looking for someone who can provide technical and business development assistance to energy efficiency and renewable energy contractors, commercial building owners, local government, and real estate developers.

 

Things we expect you to do…

    • Conduct outreach to cities and counties to educate them about the economic development and benefits of opting in to a C-PACE program
    • Conduct workshops to educate energy efficiency and renewable energy contractors about C-PACE
    • Engage with building owners to explain the benefits of C-PACE and help them develop projects
    • Use SRS’s proprietary software (we will train you) to:
      • Screen projects
      • Help contractors quantify a building’s baseline energy use/cost
      • Optimize project savings
      • Develop project finance reports
      • Determine savings-to-investment ratios
      • Assist building owners in gaining mortgage holder consent
      • Provide project closing support as needed to the capital provider and building owner
      • Conduct Cx oversight visits
      • Promote C-PACE throughout Utah through events, conferences, and other channels as appropriate
      • Other tasks as assigned by the CEO

 

You Already Know How To…

    • Collaborate
    • Build consensus
    • Anticipate project roadblocks

 

You Have…

    • A bachelor’s degree in engineering, business administration, environmental science, quantitative analysis, or a related field
    • A minimum of five (5) years of experience with energy efficiency improvements, renewable energy systems, and developing comprehensive energy savings projects

 

What Would Really Impress Us…

    • Professional engineering license
    • Certified Energy Manager (CEM) designation
    • AEE, CEA, or ASHRAE BEAP
    • Master’s degree in a related field or demonstrable professional accomplishments
    • Experience in facilities energy management, performance contracting, or related energy services
    • ASHRAE Level I, II, or III auditing experience
    • An understanding of C-PACE financing for energy projects or real estate
    • An understanding of building simulation models such as EnergyPlus, eQuest, Trane’s Trace 700, or Carrier’s HAP
    • Business development or entrepreneurial experience

 

Travel:
The position is expected to involve extensive travel within the state of Utah, and minimal travel (twice per year) to SRS corporate headquarters in Trumbull, Connecticut.

 

Reporting:
The position reports to the CEO.

 

To apply, email a resume and cover letter by September 30, 2017 to:
Brian McCarter, CEO
Sustainable Real Estate Solutions, Inc.
(203) 459-0567
bmccarter@PACEworx.com

Project Engineer

March 8, 2016

Position Title: Project Engineer
SRS Division: Engineering
Date Needed: Immediate
Location: SRS HQ, 100 Technology Drive, Trumbull, CT 06611
Contact: employment_inquiry@paceworx.com
Website: www.paceworx.com
Salary: Negotiable

Description:

The successful candidate will provide technical and sales assistance to energy efficiency and renewable energy equipment contractors seeking to develop Connecticut “C-PACE ready” projects in an accelerated timeframe.

 

The goal is to assist selected contractors develop a comprehensive understanding of the benefits of C-PACE financing. The methodology will be collaborative “hands-on-learning-by-doing”.

 

This new Project Accelerator Service will be subsidized by the CT Green Bank and provided by SRS to each participating contractor free of charge. The service is limited to the first 5 projects each contractor has approved for C-PACE financing.

 

Assistance may include:

      • Identification of potential C-PACE opportunities from the contractor’s existing customer database
      • Screen opportunities using the SRS PACEcheck™ Prequalification Report
      • Participate in a preliminary meeting with the building owner
      • Assist contractors to better understand the principals and tasks associated with the development of a building’s baseline energy use and cost
      • Selection of the optimal mix of energy efficiency and renewable energy building upgrades
      • Understanding the value of the Project Scenario Report (PSR)
      • Review project economics and cash flow projections with the contractor
      • Project scenario optimization
      • Project Finance Report (PFR) development
      • Projected energy savings evaluation
      • Savings-to-investment ratio evaluation
      • Mortgage holder consent assistance to building owner
      • Provide closing support as needed to capital provider
      • Preparation of commissioning (Cx) and measurement and verification (M&V) plans
      • Cx site visit and final report preparation
      • Techniques for developing new renewable energy clients.

 

Skills required:

The position requires a skilled engineer with good interpersonal skills. The work will be conducted in the office of a contractor, and will require a collaborative approach.  The service is offered at no cost to the contractors selected.  A solid foundation in the use of SRS tools and support services is highly desirable but not required.

 

Requirements:

Required experience:

      • Bachelor’s degree in engineering
      • Minimum of five (5) years of experience with energy efficiency improvements, renewable energy systems, and determining energy savings

 

Preferred experience would include some or all of the following:

      • Professional Engineer license
      • ASHRAE Level I, II or III audit experience
      • An understanding of C-PACE financing
      • An understanding of building simulation models such as EnergyPlus, eQuest, Trane’s Trace 700, or Carrier’s HAP.

 

Travel:

The position is expected to involve extensive travel within the state of Connecticut.

 

Reporting:

The position reports to the SRS Director of Engineering.

 

Compensation: Negotiable but will include: Salary plus bonus and stock options and depending on demonstrated experience and reference checks.

Web Software Developer

We have an immediate opening at our Trumbull, CT office for a full-time Web Software Developer. The position, reports to software architect, will primarily works on customer facing applications and to integrate with other backend technologies, to support our rapid growing commercial PACE business.

 

We don’t expect the candidate to know everything, but the ideal candidate should be a fast learner and be able to work independently with minimal supervision.

 

 

Duties and responsibilities:

      • Software design, development, debug, deployment and documentation
      • Browser compatibility testing
      • Consume variety of Web APIs

 

Required Skills:

      • Minimum two years of Web development experience
      • Passionate and creative problem solver
      • Strong PHP and RDBMS experience
      • Well-versed in CSS, HTML, AJAX, and JavaScript
      • Familiar with event-driven programming

 

Preferred skills:

      • Linux server familiarity
      • AngularJS, Bootstrap and Shell scripting
      • NodeJS, with Angular
      • Embraced open source development
      • Web related security best practices
      • Server sided web services
      • PostgreSQL
      • Strong organizational and time management skills.
      • Collaborate with our offshore and outsource development resources

 

Desired skills / Learning opportunities :

      • Financial knowledge
      • AWS technologies
      • NodeJS
      • NoSQL
      • Docker
      • UX Design
      • Cross platform Mobile development

 

Qualified candidate should submit their resume and salary requirements to: employment_inquiry (at) paceworx.com

 

Sustainable Real Estate Solutions, Inc. (SRS), provides program administration and project technical / underwriting services to C-PACE programs in Connecticut, Colorado, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Cleveland, Portland, OR, and the Bay Area Regional Energy Network in California.