Integral Group

Integral Group is an interactive global network of design professionals collaborating under a single deep green engineering umbrella. We provide a full range of building system design and energy analysis services, with a staff widely regarded as innovative leaders in their fields. Located in sixteen offices across North America and the UK, along with an international network of affiliates, our passion for sustainable design runs deep.

Integral Group Sydney NSW, Australia
Sep 18, 2018
Full time
Are You Ready? Willing? Able? THE POSITION​ Do you have a deep passion for innovation, sustainable design and environmental responsibility?   Do you enjoy creating exceptional results from challenging opportunities?   Do you have a high degree of integrity, professional ethics, respect and personal accountability? Integral Group is seeking a passionate, business-savvy, and sustainability-oriented engineers to establish and grow our practice in Sydney, Australia. This is a position for someone who is excited by the opportunity to pioneer and secure Integral Group’s position in the local market and bring our vision and values to a new clientele. You will bring a high degree of professional ethics and genuine passion for the company’s mission. You will set the cultural tone that cultivates and maintains a working environment where our principles of “Trust, Nurture, and Inspire” guide daily behaviours. Working with our leadership team, you will develop and execute a strategic, multi-year business plan outlining the growth and trajectory of the Australia practice. You have a palpable desire to tackle design opportunities and challenges enthusiastically and pragmatically, to ensure quality is the cornerstone of every project delivery. Through your passion, conviction and commitment, you will establish Integral Group as the leader in deep green engineering and design in Australia and beyond. Integral Group offers a competitive salary, performance-related bonus and comprehensive benefits. The Principal: Works with Integral’s Management Team to control and coordinate business development, sales/marketing, team targets, team personnel, technical design and related activities Takes lead on obtaining new sustainability work and assisting with the development of other revenue streams Develops, establishes, and administers procedures and systems pertaining to team management matters Prepares work load, sales forecasts and team resources/schedule for administrative and managerial functions Takes lead on implementing a system and developing a structure to improve on the process of project delivery as well as ensuring relevant resources, delivery tools and documentation are kept up to date, organized and accessible in order to increase the revenue and profitability of the team Manages in-house development and/or regular updates of Green Star project delivery tools such as project delivery structure and checklists, credit documentation tools, etc. Manages in-house development of internal expertise of the Sustainability team for additional services such as detailed design of green design elements, IDP and charrette facilitation, etc. Manages in-house development and maintenance of Sustainability/Green/Green Star resources for use by all teams providing Integral’s core services Upholds and maintains Integral Group design standards and will be responsible for  specifications, documentation, standardization, quality assurance, cost and value analysis and the broader aspects of Sustainability Is fully responsible and accountable for their design team Reviews staffing regularly and distributes tasks effectively and consistent with staff skill sets Works with Human Resources and makes recommendations for staff hiring, terminations, and issues related to performance discipline Serves as a principal liaison for selected clients and/or projects SKILLS Demonstrated leadership abilities  Planning project resources, maintaining schedules and budget Project Management Experience  Mentoring and sharing work experience knowledge for the benefit of other employees and the office Collaboration in multi-discipline project teams to develop drawing and specification documents for issuance to architects, contractors and building owners Active listening skills and the ability to resolve conflict within teams and client Developing master and project specifications Superior interpersonal skills with clients and staff Surveying and evaluating existing conditions Construction administration Upholds, lives, and delivers the core values of the company Other tasks as needed to ensure timely and thorough support to our clients QUALIFICATIONS 3+ years management and leadership experience in a MEP consulting environment 10+ years years of experience in administering Green Star certification services and providing ESD / Sustainability Design and/or PM experience in a MEP consulting firm BS Architectural Engineering, BS Mechanical or Electrical, Environmental Engineering or equivalent degree is an asset  Green Star Accredited Professional Practical knowledge of building design, HVAC systems, and building codes Strong communication skills – written and oral Team management skills DESIRED Green Star Accredited Professional Experience with BIM (especially Revit) Proficient in using the latest version of Building Codes, ASHRAE Standards, MNECB, and latest sustainable tools and guidelines Sustainable design experience Environmentally minded with an understanding of energy and climate change issues Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Integral Group Austin, TX, USA
Sep 18, 2018
Full time
MEP Project Manager Austin, TX - Full Time Do you bring 7+ years of MEP or construction project management experience? Do you have a deep passion for innovation, sustainable design, and environmental responsibility? Do you enjoy getting great results from challenging opportunities? Do you have a high degree of integrity, professional ethics, respect, and responsibility? Are you a resourceful person with a positive attitude? Will you bring energy and enthusiasm to the office? Are you prepared to learn and grow with us? If so, we want to hear from you! Integral Group’s Austin office is seeking an experienced MEP Project Manager to manage and deliver cutting edge, deep green buildings. Our project types include sustainable higher education, science & technology, healthcare, mission critical, and commercial building projects. SKILLS Team Management Work with Integral Group’s Management Team (headed by Managing Principal) to control and coordinate business development, sales/marketing, team targets, team personnel/staffing, technical design and related activities Develop, establish, and administer procedures and systems pertaining to team management matters Prepare workload, sales forecasts and team resources/schedule for administrative and managerial functions Project Work Forecasting Work with Project Team Leads to thoroughly review project proposals and contracts to ensure that: Project plans are set up in congruence with contractual documents Projects are managed against the inclusions/exclusions Additional services are requested when deemed necessary Provide workload forecasting as new projects are secured and provide progress analysis regarding prospective unsecured projects (integrating efforts of the Marketing Team) Update Integral accounting system information for effective use by the Management and Marketing Teams Recommend distribution of new work based on staff availability as established by the team workload requirements Client Liaison/Communication Serve as the principal liaison with selected clients or major projects Represent Integral Group at meetings with project clients and other project stakeholders as required Company representative at related association meetings, plus dealing with city, provincial and federal officials Teaching Skills Mentor staff in all phases of design process and make recommendations to HR on training requirements Utilize leadership skills and motivation techniques to maximize employee productivity and satisfaction Quality Assurance Affect and implement programs to improve the quality of our service, products and systems to meet client's requirements and expectations and to minimize costs and maximize the company's competitive position Ensure quality is the responsibility of every design team member. Engage all team members in quality issues to ensure that the quality control function is effectively performed Utilize the quality assurance and control programs in the company Assure adequate field review services are provided to ensure adherence of contract documents QUALIFICATIONS 7+ years of MEP and/or construction Project Management experience Superior interpersonal skills with clients and staff Communication and coaching skills Demonstrated leadership abilities Project budgeting skills Able to promptly resolve team management problems  Organized with exceptional prioritization skills and the ability to effectively balance conflicting priorities Time management skills; able to complete commitments in an accurate and timely manner D ESIRED LEED Accreditation Experience with BIM/Revit Experience with sustainable design Environmentally-minded THE COMPANY Trust. Nurture. Inspire. We are agents of change. Our vision is to be the leading global deep green engineering practice. We believe that net zero energy buildings and living buildings need to become the norm within a generation. Our passion for sustainable design runs deep. Since inception, our firm has attracted talented engineers from around the world. For us, sustainability is second nature and our design approach continues to be a reflection of our commitment to creating a better future for generations to come. Our team’s experience and training put them at the forefront of sustainable design practices and technologies. We are focused on making a difference in the world – and being a great place to work. We offer a competitive compensation package, profit sharing, as well as excellent benefits, training, development, and an upbeat work environment. Integral Group is an EEO employer. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com