• Senior Engineer - Sustainable Energy Use

    Location US-MI-Okemos
    Requisition ID
    Business Area
    Location Details
    Okemos, MI
    Position Type
    Permanent employment
  • Local Unit & Position Description

    DNV GL - Energy's Sustainable Energy Use group is seeking a Senior Engineer to join our Program Delivery and Implementation (PDI) team. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading a team of Engineers to assist in managing a commercial and industrial energy efficiency program for utility customers and utility clients. This position is based out of our Okemos, MI office.


    Tasks May Include

    • Lead, mentor, and develop a team of Engineers while ensuring they meet program metrics
    • Collaborate with other members of the management team sharing knowledge and ideas in support of innovation and customer satisfaction
    • Review and verify technical merits of business customer energy efficiency applications, including calculation of energy savings and verification of equipment specifications
    • Perform customer site inspections to verify the installation of energy efficient equipment at businesses throughout Michigan
    • Interact with customers to address questions or concerns about installed equipment or programmatic information
    • Review and verify energy savings calculations and guide other staff in the best practices for various energy savings technologies with a particular emphasis on lighting but also including HVAC, fans, pumps, air compression and industrial process use
    • Plan and deliver presentations at meetings and training events for trade allies and customers, clients, and others
    • Identify opportunities for energy savings and demand reduction

    Position Qualifications

    Position Qualifications

    • High school diploma, or equivalent, required
      • Bachelor’s degree in a STEM field preferred
        • 5 years of experience in a related field accepted in lieu of a degree
    • 4 years of experience managing teams and individuals required
    • Solid problem-solving capabilities
    • Creativity and attention to detail
    • Team player with positive attitude and ability to work effectively with different teams
    • Ability to translate technical messages for diverse audiences
    • Willingness and ability to travel in and around client service territory
    • Solid computer skills, including proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint
    • Strong verbal and written English communication skills
    • We conduct pre-employment background investigations and drug screens

    Preferred Skills

    • Solid technical operations familiarity with the electric and/or gas utility industry and a good overall understanding of the energy industry, trends and products is a plus

    **Immigration-related benefits (for example, visa sponsorship) are not available for this position.**

    Company & Business Area Description

    DNV GL is a global quality assurance and risk management company. Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, we enable our customers to advance the safety and sustainability of their business.

    We provide classification, technical assurance, software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas, power and renewables industries. We also provide certification, supply chain and data management services to customers across a wide range of industries.


    Combining technical, digital and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, we empower our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight.

    With origins stretching back to 1864 and operations in more than 100 countries, our experts are dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.


    DNV GL delivers world-renowned testing and advisory services to the energy value chain including renewables and energy efficiency. Our expertise spans onshore and offshore wind power, solar, conventional generation, transmission and distribution, smart grids, and sustainable energy use, as well as energy markets and regulations. Our experts support customers around the globe in delivering a safe, reliable, efficient, and sustainable energy supply.

    Equal Opportunity Statement

    DNV GL is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to gender, religion, race, national or ethnic origin, cultural background, social group, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age or political opinion. Diversity is fundamental to our culture and we invite you to be part of this diversity!

    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed