Energy Engineer

Automotive and Mobility Supplier

Detroit, MI

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Job Posting Title

Energy Engineer

Job Description Summary

Coordinates infrastructure and processes needed to support a facility in accordance with general building standards. Provides maintenance and support for facility infrastructure. Develop and implement energy projects which reduce consumption of energy to goals in a manufacturing environment.

Job Description

  • Handle utility and energy usage tracking; evaluate and benchmark the facilities’ energy performance based on metered energy usage and production data

  • Perform energy audits to identify energy efficiency measures, which cover various energy systems, including lighting, compressed air, and HVAC

  • Use energy software and develop spreadsheet to perform energy efficiency calculations with pay back analysis

  • Review and recommend new technologies and products that would positively impact plant energy consumption

  • Develop estimates and written descriptions of energy conversation measures in support of proposals and technical audits;

  • Develop regression models to predict future and expected energy consumption based on sales and weather data using energy explorer

  • Evaluate plant processes for optimum energy efficiency through energy monitoring systems and other statistical methods, including evaluation of utility bills and manual meter reading

  • Analyze data from internal and external energy reports; Comply with special projects and assignments as needed

Required Skills and Education

  • Bachelor's degree in Energy Engineering or Master’s degree in Engineering related field with emphasis in Energy Engineering and minimum of two year experience related experience

  • ASHARE level II energy audit or LEED green associate certification preferred

  • Preferred experience in energy efficient projects; assessment for industrial facilities working; thermodynamics, fluids and heat transfer; HVAC; renewable energy; electrical theory; building control and automation; building and energy modeling as simulation tools including eQuest, trace and DOE-2; and ASHARE Standard 90.1.

  • Proficient in advanced Microsoft office specifically Excel, using functions including macros, VBA, conditional formatting, dynamic charts, etc.

  • Willing to travel to all AAM sites up to 60%

About American Axle & Manufacturing

As a leading global Tier 1 Automotive and Mobility Supplier, AAM (NYSE: AXL) designs, engineers and manufactures Driveline and Metal Forming technologies to support electric, hybrid and internal combustion vehicles. Headquartered in Detroit with nearly 85 facilities in 18 countries, AAM is bringing the future faster for a safer and more sustainable future. We work together to support our customers on global and regional platforms with a focus on quality, operational excellence and technology leadership.

With our global footprint, we are committed to building an equitable and inclusive culture that encourages, supports and celebrates the unique voices of our diverse workforce. We are AAM. Move with us, and join #TeamAAM.

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