Technical Projects Implementer

Posted: 05/20/2021

About Hawai‘i Energy

Hawai‘i Energy helps educate island families and businesses about the many and lasting benefits of energy efficiency and conservation.  Hawai‘i Energy encourages and rewards smart energy decisions which will allow our state to reach 100% clean energy faster and cheaper. To date, we have saved the people of Hawai‘i more than a billion dollars off their energy bills.  Hawai‘i Energy is a ratepayer-funded energy program under contract with the Hawai‘i Public Utilities Commission.  Join our team in driving energy initiatives that have immediate and local impact, and leave a legacy of sustainability for generations to come.

Leidos is seeking an experienced candidate to join our Hawai‘i Energy program team as a Technical Projects Implementer.

Responsibilities include:

  • Become well-versed in Energy Optimization Initiatives (EOI) within Hawai‘i Energy and among stakeholders
  • Collaborate on EOI and other new program development
  • Coordinate team meetings to drive development of new programs
  • Develop positive relationships with contractors, customers and industry stakeholders
  • Contribute in planning, execution, tracking and evaluation of key business programs
  • Develop clear & streamlined processes for new programs
  • Collaborate with energy advisors, and other team members for customer support, as well as with marketing and communications team on marketing and campaigns
  • Continuously improve programs, policies and procedures, for clarity and streamlined support
  • Articulate EOI and other new program activities clearly through presentations to internal, external, and client stakeholders
  • Become a subject matter expert on business programs, industry trends, energy efficient technologies and operational practices in electric demand side management
  • Develop relationships with vendors and professional organizations to keep current and demonstrate knowledge of operational trends, energy efficiency technologies, and practices and regulations in electric demand side management
  • Occasional travel to neighbor islands and working on weekends at public events may be required
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Education, skills and experience requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Communications, Environmental or Sustainability Sciences, Engineering or Architecture. Other relevant degree focus may be considered
  • 2-4 years of experience with sustainability or energy efficiency programs with the demonstrated capacity to understand technical aspects of energy efficiency measures; Building or system design experience including relevant codes (e.g. IECC2015 , Title 24, etc.) a plus
  • Budgeting, planning and forecasting experience
  • Strong organization and time management skills and the ability to prioritize
  • Outstanding analytical, writing, and communication skills; excellent interpersonal and management skills; strong problem-solving and decision-making capabilities
  • Flexible and available to work occasionally on weekend assignments (i.e. support community events)
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel, Adobe Acrobat, Access and Outlook required; Experience with Salesforce a plus
  • Possess a high degree of initiative
  • Have a passion for Hawai‘i Energy’s mission