Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Costa Mesa


Schneider Electric™
creates connected technologies that reshape industries, transform cities and enrich lives.
Our 144,000 employees thrive in more than 100 countries. From the simplest of switches to complex operational systems, our technology, software and services improve the way our customers manage and automate their operations.
Help us deliver solutions that ensure Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment:
Great people make Schneider Electric a great company.
What do you get to do in this position?
Be a leader in an energetic and vibrant team in a growing business unit.
Lead tasks associated with performing energy and mechanical engineering studies on a variety of commercial energy projects.
Energy analysis includes developing utility rate simulations, energy models, energy savings calculations, and energy analysis reports.
Mechanical engineering includes preparing mechanical systems plans, specifications, and study reports, as well as coordinating with mechanical contractors to ensure project scope of work is installed correctly.
Role will include visiting existing buildings to collect relevant information related to HVAC, Building Automation Systems, and lighting systems.
Role will include helping to define and develop project scope of work.
May contribute to strategizing the sale of a project and assisting in sales presentations.
Provide technical leadership for junior-level engineers on team.
Other duties may be assigned.
This job might be for you if you have:
Four-year science or engineering degree.
Seven to Twelve years relevant work experience in the MEP Design field, preferably with commercial buildings in California.
Advanced understanding of building mechanical systems and relevant building/energy codes.
Strong interest in energy engineering and analysis with an intermediate understanding of building energy use.
Basic understanding of energy modeling and load calculation software, such as eQuest, Carrier’s HAP, Trane Trace, or Energy Pro.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to document, describe, and present complex technical ideas to non-technical customers.
Desire to train and mentor junior-level engineers.
Advanced ability to use Microsoft Office programs including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Strong organizational skills, including the ability to handle multiple demands and assignments, the ability to prioritize tasks effectively and efficiently, and the ability to manage resource procurement and utilization.
Professional Engineer license is preferred.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the primary duties of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary duties.
The majority of the work is sedentary.  However, when performing job site visits the employee will encounter: moving over rough or uneven surfaces; recurring bending, crouching, stooping, stretching, reaching, or similar activities; recurring lifting of moderately heavy to light items.  Transporting of items such as laptop computers, tools, ladders and other heavy equipment; driving an automobile, etc.

While performing the primary functions of the job, the employee is regularly exposed a general office environment.  During periods of project site visits, the employee will be exposed to outside weather conditions as well as mechanical equipment rooms which could consist of confined spaces and loud noises.  Employee may work in different environments while on various job sites.  This job will require approximately 20%-30% travel to project sites.  Travel will occur through the use of an automobile or by airplane to destinations.
We seek out and reward people for being straightforward, open, passionate, effective and challenging the status quo. We want our employees to reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate.
We welcome people as they are, creating an inclusive culture where all forms of diversity are seen as a real value for the company.
We’re looking for people with a passion for success — on the job and beyond.
See what our people have to say about working for Schneider Electric:
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About the company

Schneider Electric SE is a European multinational corporation that specializes in electricity distribution, automation management and produces installation components for energy management. It is headquartered in Rueil-Malmaison, France and is also based at the World Trade Center of Grenoble.

Schneider Electric is the global specialist in energy management and automation.

Schneider Electric develops technologies and solutions to make energy safe, reliable, efficient, productive and green. The Group invests in R&D in order to sustain innovation and differentiation, with a strong commitment to sustainable development.

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