Energy Solutions Manager

  • Sodexo
  • Bowling Green, KY, USA
  • Sep 28, 2018
Full time Energy Energy Efficiency Sustainability

Job Description

Unit Description

Sodexo is seeking an Energy Solutions Manager at Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, KY.  WKU is a division 1 college and has been recognized as one of the nation's most beautiful campuses.  The university serves over 20,000 students daily and has approximately 7 million square feet.  Sodexo manages Energy, Maintenance, Grounds and Custodial Services. 

Make an Immediate Impact.

Sodexo is the North American leader for Quality of Life Services. More than 125,000 Sodexo employees work to improve the quality of daily life for our 9,000 client sites and more than 15 million customers a day in North America. Sodexo partners with clients to help them attain their strategic vision by developing Facility Management service solutions that increase the effectiveness of their people, enhance their business processes and optimize their infrastructure, which deliver tangible outcomes. 

Our client portfolio spans multiple markets across the nation including education, corporate services, health care and government services, which means we can offer a career full of variety, challenge and tremendous growth opportunities. 

Are You the One?

Our clients depend on your expertise to help them to optimize their business. If you are a Strategic Facilities Manager with the ability to develop innovative technical solutions while successfully managing key performance indicators to drive strong business results, this may be the opportunity for you! 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan, implement, and coordinate all phases of energy conservation programs;
  • identify technical and energy problems within buildings and propose solutions;
  • coordinate energy saving concepts, and energy studies;
  • work with the existing campus energy management systems and other systems to provide air quality and lighting comfort conducive to a campus learning atmosphere and cost-effective energy efficient strategies;
  • oversee/produce Energy Use Dashboards for the university community;
  • prepare estimates, plans, specifications, bid documents and supervise implementation for energy conservation projects;
  • have knowledgeable of all federal, state, and local guidelines as well as energy conservation legislation and industry standards. 

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A proven track record of successful energy management leadership experience as demonstrated by articulated results and accomplishments;
  • 3+ years of energy management experience preferably at a university or college;
  • the ability to pull information and create reports;
  • prior experience working with a CMMS;
  • the ability to work with outside vendors and contractors;
  • exceptional customer service, relationship building and communication skills. 

Working for Sodexo in Universities allows you to support students on their path to adulthood and academic success. Located on college and university campuses across the country, Sodexo creates clean, safe living and learning environments that inspire and drive success. Student success depends upon so many conditions – when they are well fed, safe, comfortable and learning in a clean, well maintained environment they are more likely to succeed. 

Working for Sodexo:

How far will your ambition, talent and dedication take you? Sodexo fosters a culture committed to the growth of individuals through continuous learning, mentoring and other career growth opportunities, along with the performance of organizations. We believe it is important for our work to be meaningful to all who contribute to it, and we remain faithful to our mission, our core values and the ethical principles that have guided us since 1966. We support these values and help them thrive in each employee. 

We strive to make working for Sodexo a genuinely great experience with benefits to promote your professional, personal and financial well-being, and to improve your Quality of Life now and into the future. Our experiences with our over 50 million customers each and every day enable us to develop Quality of Life services that reinforce the well-being of individuals, improving their effectiveness and helping companies and organizations to improve performance … every day. 

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