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AECOM Energy Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a highly motivated Energy auditor experienced with the design and implementation of heat pump systems.

This team works on a variety of energy efficiency, resilience, and decarbonization initiatives for municipal, utility, and commercial and industrial clients. This position will perform technical tasks on a variety of projects including energy efficiency, distributed generation, renewable energy, energy master planning, district energy systems, net-zero buildings, monitoring base commissioning, grid-interactive buildings, and building decarbonization.

The successful candidate should be a dynamic, self-directed individual with an excellent understanding of building mechanical systems, distributed energy resources (electric vehicles, solar photovoltaic, battery storage), and energy system decarbonization. The candidate should also have a demonstrated ability to develop and deliver innovative energy that leverage the use of data analytics to identify, analyze, and specify energy reduction measures.

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Other responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:

  • Leading the development of mechanical energy efficient strategies looking at, but not limited to: heat pump systems, VRF, and weatherization

  • Supervises junior and mid-level staff during all phases of project work

  • Perform commercial energy audits for small C&I customers with aim to reduce overall energy consumption

  • Troubleshoot technical problems and issues related to energy usage

  • Work requires occasional physical exertion including some lifting of objects weighing up to 25 pounds

  • Identify and communicate all program eligible energy efficient upgrade options

  • Preparing and presenting results and professional recommendations, in report or presentation format, to clients and teams

  • Perform energy calculations to identify and validate energy conservation measures (ECMs)

  • Develop cost estimates associated with ECMs


AECOM’s Energy practice provides a wide range of services from consulting and engineering design to engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) for power, energy efficiency, and renewable energy clients. Our understanding of the big picture – and the interconnection between generation, distribution, storage, and behind the meter services – allows us to deliver holistic strategies that improve and modernize next generation energy infrastructure. We connect knowledge and experience across our global framework to bring together a unique combination of engineers, planners, scientists, and project managers who advance cleaner, secure, and more sustainable energy solutions

Minimum Requirements

  • BS/BA in Engineering with 6 years of relevant experience

  • Experience must include one or more of the following:

  • Conducting energy audits and site investigations,

  • Energy assessment, design, or development

  • Energy conservation projects associated with lighting, HVAC Systems, energy management and control systems and/or performing energy calculations

Preferred Qualifications

  • 10 years of relevant experience

  • Experience with utility programs

  • Demonstrated networking capabilities with public and private clients, power and energy industries, from inception through contract award and implementation

  • Knowledge of the financial, technical, and political aspects driving both the energy efficiency, distributed energy resources, smart energy and utility industries and energy infrastructure development

  • CEM, CEA

Additional Information

  • Relocation compensation is not available for this position

  • Sponsorship is available for this position

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Mechanical

Business Line Energy

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 263453BR

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.