Senior Energy Engineer

Senior Energy Engineer

About Dalkia UK and Dalkia Energy Services 

Dalkia UK is one of the UK’s leading technical and energy services providers, at the forefront of delivering net zero solutions to a wide range of clients in private and public sector across the UK.

With a talented workforce of over 4,000 people, Dalkia UK rises to the challenges of today’s world to create a sustainable, prosperous, resilient society and a Net Zero UK. Dalkia is committed to building quality relationships to drive long term value for our clients through innovative solutions and services.

Dalkia UK delivers a wide range of energy, engineering and facilities services, as well as specialist services in systems integration, fire & safety systems and critically controlled environments.

At Dalkia Energy Services, we develop, deliver, and operate sustainable energy services and solutions to help the transition into an effective Net Zero future. Our solutions are tailored to specific needs and result in significant cost savings, improved efficiency, resilience, and a healthier environment.

Role Overview

In this role you will be supporting the full life cycle of our projects particularly the design, construction verification and post completion savings. You will collaborate with external and internal design teams to develop buildable designs that mitigate construction and operational risks, execute energy savings and deliver solutions on time.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities

  • Assist the preparation and submission of funding applications, including Public Sector Decarbonisation Scheme (PSDS) applications.
  • Delivery of Investment Grade Audits (IGA) and Heat Decarbonisation Plans (HDP).
  • Carry out non-intrusive site audits to identify measures for savings such as lighting, HVAC, metering, fabric, central plant, infrastructure, and renewables.
  • Determine the potential carbon and energy savings, costs, and payback for energy measures.
  • Liaise with clients, technical teams, suppliers, and contractors.
  • Ensure timely and cost-effective execution and completion of assigned projects including planning of internal and external resources required.
  • Develop and maintain viable relationships with customers, consultants, prime contractors, subcontractors, and trade personnel.
  • Develop and train employees where applicable.
  • Keep up to date with the latest regulations and guidance.
  • Work on client sites at various locations throughout the UK.

The above list is not exhaustive and can change due to business requirements.

Knowledge, Skills, Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering field, preferably Energy Engineering.
  • Professional Membership with the Energy Institute or similar would be advantageous.
  • At least 6 years of experience ideally within an energy performance contractor or energy consulting working on live environments and existing sites.
  • Experience in delivering Energy Performance Contracts, energy auditing, report writing and developing output for both high level and investment grade audits.
  • Solid experience within engineering design and construction, energy modelling, report writing and solution development.
  • Enthusiasm to learn and keep up to date with energy policies and sector relevant legislation and guidelines.
  • Proven project management experience.
  • Attention to detail and the ability to work under pressure to deadlines.

So, what’s in it for you?

Firstly, you get to join a fantastic, friendly, forward-thinking team of people, who will welcome you and are passionate about the work that we do.

We’re part of something bigger, Dalkia UK is one of the UK’s leading technical services groups, which is jointly owned by Dalkia and EDF Energy, Britain’s biggest generator of low carbon electricity. This means we can access the strength of our wider Group, without losing the appeal or agility of being a smaller, but rapidly growing business.

We offer a wide range of benefits and rewards;

  • Access to a NEST Pension Scheme with 6% employer contribution
  • Health cash back plan where you can claim back costs such as dental, optical and medical
  • Life assurance at 4 times your basic salary
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • An electric vehicle scheme – where we help you lease an electric vehicle for a fixed monthly cost to yourself (after 3 months service and post probationary period)
  • Access to My Perks, where you can access hundreds of offers to help you save on your purchases (online and in person)
  • Access to our training portal and other approved training
  • Reimbursement for one professional membership fee relevant to your role
  • All the necessary equipment to perform your job role, such as laptop and mobile phone
Date of issue
April 5, 2024
Business Unit
Dalkia Energy Services
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