Sodexo has an exciting opportunity for a Sustainability Officer to support a Washington, DC based client.
The Sustainability Officer will provide oversight of the clients' sustainability program focused on the clients' sustainability goals and certification maintenance. The Sustainability Officer is responsible for analyzing current energy usage and developing the client's energy management plan in order to provide proper environmental conditions with cost effective energy utilization. Provides technical knowledge of the various LEED rating systems, LEED Online process and EBOM.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Provides technical knowledge of the various LEED rating systems, LEED Online process and EBOM.
Serves as clients' sustainability champion by successfully communicating initiatives, goals and information on client's behalf.
Providing planning and management of sustainability programs and projects involving energy reduction, water efficiency, purchasing, waste reduction, indoor air quality, alternative transportation, and green building operations.
Manage the IMF recycling program a including:
Monthly assessing, improving, and tracking of all recycling program waste streams to increase waste diverted from landfill and reduce total waste generated on site.
Conducting regularly scheduled inspections for compliance of the waste recycling program including operations for recyclables, compost, e-waste, hazardous and universal waste, facility alteration and addition waste, and durable goods for donation or reuse.
Identification of recycling program compliance problems; and recommending solutions, training, or changes required to resolve the problems to improve diversion rates.
Conduct periodic waste stream audits.
Assists with technical review, analysis and inspection of maintenance work in IMF facilities in order to determine methods of energy conservation and coordinates with building managers in making operational recommendations to conserve energy.
Evaluates building systems for proper operation and recommends repairs and/or renovations that are necessary to continue effective operations of IMF facilities in conserving energy costs.
Integration of LEED\Sustainability language into professional specifications for Admin, Tenant and Capital Improvements Projects.
Initiate work orders and assignments in order to lessen energy consumption in IMF facilities.
Maintain and manage a utilities consumption database to monitor and audit utility billings and consumption.
Develop long-range plans for implementing energy conservation and recommend sound policies directed towards energy conservation.
Evaluate and develop potential projects or activities to lower utility costs to the IMF and conserve energy, taking into consideration payback potential and other benefits.
Promotes and coordinates energy conservation and sustainability measures with administration, facility managers, concerned staff and key stakeholders.
Assists in developing and maintaining budget documents for predicting energy usage for future year budget.
Compile utility budgets and energy conservation measure cost estimates based upon documented program needs.
Provide regular reports as to the overall effectiveness of the energy management program.
Minimum of 5- years relevant business experience with strong data analysis; advanced Excel and intermediate proficiency in Word and PowerPoint.
LEED AP+ O+M
WELL AP preferred
Responsible for analyzing current energy usage and developing the client's energy management plan in order to provide proper environmental conditions with cost effective energy utilization. Develops, maintains and manages energy tracking systems and utilities consumption database to monitor and audit HVAC controls.
Key Duties:- Analyze current energy usage and developing the client's energy management plan in order to provide proper environmental conditions with cost effective energy utilization
Develops, maintains and manages energy tracking systems and utilities consumption database to monitor and audit HVAC controls
Develops long-range plans for implementing energy conservation and recommends sound policies directed towards sustainability
Provides regular reports as to the overall effectiveness of the energy management program
Participates in or leads energy management and sustainability training sessions for client staff and other Sodexo Managers
Qualifications & Requirements
Basic Education Requirement
Basic Management Experience
Basic Functional Experience
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.