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Project Engineer

New York, NY - Posted on: Tuesday 06/07/16


Ecosystem is seeking a passionate and multi-talented specialist in energy efficiency design and implementation. The Project Engineer will actively contribute to all stages of project development—from design to construction—as a member of a multidisciplinary technical team of engineers. This small and versatile team is responsible for the success of multi-million-dollar projects, and the new Project Engineer will play several roles, from number crunching to construction management.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Supporting the sales team in identifying clients’ needs;
  • Developing technical concepts and the associated written documents required by the sales team;
  • Developing Energy Conservation Measures based on the clients’ needs and financial parameters;
  • Managing the procurement process (professionals, equipment, subcontractors), including tender calls, quotation assessments, negotiation and contract management;
  • Preparing and submitting budget estimates, updating progress and reviewing cost tracking reports;
  • Managing client expectations and maintaining relationships;
  • Performing regular site visits to assess compliance with design, drawings and specifications, and applicable codes and regulation;
  • Organizing meetings, as required, with the client, subcontractors and internal resources to resolve issues and ensure smooth project implementation;
  • Monitoring project performance to ensure that anticipated energy savings are attained.


  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering
  • 2 to 5 years of relevant experience
  • Experience as a Mechanical Engineer within construction/building industry
  • Experience in designing energy efficiency projects
  • HVAC knowledge
  • Proficiency in MS Office Applications (strong Excel skills)
  • Strong analytical capability and problem solving oriented
  • Solid planning and organization skills
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills

Compensation and Benefits

  • Ecosystem is an equal opportunity employer offering a competitive compensation package including health insurance
  • Permanent position
  • 40-hour week (flexible hours)
  • Occasional travel to Montreal and Quebec City
  • Great working conditions in a friendly work atmosphere
  • High performance culture where each employee can make an impact

To Apply:

Send resume and cover letter to : hr@ecosystem-energy.com

Title of the email must be : Last name, Name – Project Engineer NY

Contact : Florence Ratel, HR Advisor