Austin Energy is a seeking an Energy Efficiency Services Director who is a visionary, innovative, and a proven leader of high performing teams to build upon Austin Energy’s industry leading customer offerings and execution. The successful applicant will have a deep technical understanding of distributed energy resource program design, cost effectiveness metrics, customer engagement best practices, operational excellence and the ability to communicate effectively with elected officials, citizen commissions, C-suite executives and other City departments. This position manages the largest portion of the Customer Energy Solutions Business Unit called Energy Efficiency Solutions. This position oversees the vast majority of programs and services in Customer Energy Solutions, including to Residential, Commercial and Industrial sectors. This position oversees multiple energy efficiency and demand response programs. This position supervises a staff of 57 full-time employees and contractors, with four direct reports. This position manages a budget of ~$25M in incentives / rebates across multiple programs. This position oversees and interacts with multiple teams of contractors and vendors in order to successfully deliver the programs.
Working with Austin Energy provides a number of health and welfare benefits such as low-cost medical, dental, vision, paid leave time, a highly competitive retirement plan, career development opportunities and more. Please click HERE for more information.
The Director of Energy Efficiency requires :
Graduation with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Business Administration, Public Administration, Engineering, or in a field related to the job, plus seven (7) years related experience, two (2) years of which were in a supervisory or managerial capacity. Education may substitute for experience up to two (2) years.
Austin Energy is more than just a power company. We are 1,700 of your friends and neighbors with a mission to safely deliver clean, affordable, reliable energy and excellent customer service — 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. As a community-owned utility, we’re a not-for-profit enterprise of the City of Austin that is focused on driving customer value in energy services. At Austin Energy, we are determined to use innovative technology to build a better Austin and to lead the way for clean, affordable energy.