Occupational Category (Staff Positions Only): Professional
Hiring Salary: Monthly-Staff
Department: Facilities Business Services
Bachelor's degree in Engineering (mechanical, electrical or energy), Energy Management, or a related field. Four years of relevant professional experience in energy management and sustainable practices with a large multi-facility environment. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge, skills and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
The Campus Energy Manager is responsible for the development, implementation and maintenance of a comprehensive energy management plan for the university with cost effective energy measures. The Energy Manager will collaborate with campus to set goals and strategies.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Develop, implement and monitor the University's Energy Management Plan and policies to reduce energy consumption. Develops and implements short- and long-range utility management goals and objectives. Responsible for maintaining, monitoring and analyzing energy consumption data and usage patterns. Analyzes data output for trends and/or any deviations for ongoing assessment. Prepares reports relating to utility management operations and performance to include utility consumption reports and conservation methods. Establish energy usage benchmarks and outline energy savings targets and objectives to reduce energy consumption and increase efficiency. Conduct site visits to perform energy audits to optimize utility consumption. Supports initiatives to implement energy conservation opportunities that promote and maintain energy efficiency awareness throughout the university. Responsible for preparing required reports for the University, Texas State University System and State. Provides assistance to facilities planning and construction by reviewing renovation and construction projects for energy impact. Collaborates with Facilities Services for implementing measures to reduce utility usage and improve efficiency. Develop plan for metering of utilities and cost allocation. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 24562
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.