Located in the heart of Boston's Longwood Medical Area, Harvard Medical School is a densely populated, 2.5 million square foot campus of the medical research laboratory, administration and education space. The Facilities Group manages all aspects of continuous building operations, energy management, sustainability, grounds, and building maintenance. The Medical School Facilities Group is comprised of about 120 FTE, a portion of which are outsourced.
Reporting to the Energy Manager, the Energy Performance Analyst will provide continuous evaluation and ongoing commissioning services of energy systems. This position requires a great deal of interaction with internal stakeholders as every person within the Facilities team plays a vital role in the successful operation of our campus. The Analyst will use Facilities' fault detection software platform and energy heat maps to review and evaluate energy and equipment faults and generate work orders to rectify the deficiencies. This position will also coordinate technical retro-commissioning activities, both in-house and with other professionals and contractors on the projects. The main responsibilities will include:
Review the system fault history to identify possible problems, investigate causes behind adverse energy trends in order to mitigate system deficiencies
Regularly check that all required energy data trends and histories are being collected and stored properly.
Using Facilities data analytics tools, identify potential energy issues and saving opportunities, provide an action plan to address identified issues.
Assist in the development of energy conservation measures and a scope of work for contractors
Maintain an inventory of energy diagnostics tools and equipment, conduct basic field investigations and measurements and assist in interpreting the results.
Monitor and analyze data on energy systems to verify ECM performance and energy savings.
Harvard offers an outstanding benefits package including: Time Off: 3 - 4 weeks paid vacation, paid holiday break, 12 paid sick days, 11.5 paid holidays, and 3 paid personal days per year.
Medical/Dental/Vision: We offer a variety of excellent medical plans, dental & vision plans, all coverage begins as of your start date.
Retirement: University-funded retirement plan with full vesting after 3 years of service.
Tuition Assistance Program: Competitive tuition assistance program, $40 per class at the Harvard Extension School and discounted options through participating Harvard grad schools.
Transportation: Harvard offers a 50% discounted MBTA pass as well as additional options to assist employees in their daily commute.
Wellness options: Harvard offers programs and classes at little or no cost, including stress management, massages, nutrition, meditation, and complementary health services.
Harvard access to athletic facilities, libraries, campus events and many discounts throughout metro Boston.
The Harvard Medical School is not able to provide visa sponsorship for this position.
Salary Grade: 057
Union: 00 - Non Union, Exempt or Temporary
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or Associate degree with equivalent combination of education and work experience. 3+ years of experience in Energy Engineering, BAS engineering, Commissioning, or Energy Management. Background in building automation and commercial HVAC operation.
Systems commissioning or retro-commissioning certification is preferred. Strong technical writing and verbal communication skills. Experience with various platforms including Siemens, Trane, Phoenix, etc. Experience in data analytics with a focus on BAS/OSI PI data trends. Experience using Clockworks or other software to find and analyze equipment failures. Proficiency in interpreting BAS control sequences and improving them to derive energy savings. Some exposure to building energy models preferred.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 51924BR
About Harvard University Medical School
Harvard University is devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and research, and to developing leaders in many disciplines who make a difference globally. The University, which is based in Cambridge and Boston, Massachusetts, has an enrollment of over 20,000 degree candidates, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Harvard has more than 360,000 alumni around the world. The University has twelve degree-granting Schools in addition to the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, offering a truly global education. Established in 1636, Harvard is the oldest institution of higher education in the United States.