Senior Optimization Engineer

Energy Services / Services énergétiques Surrey, British Columbia


Position at Ainsworth

If you thrive in a team-oriented workplace that challenges your skills, drives your career development, embraces diversity and rewards innovation with competitive pay and great employee programs, join the Ainsworth team today, a GDI subsidiary. 

Position Summary
We are searching for a Senior Optimization Engineer who will work with our current customers finding ways to save energy, and reduce greenhouse gases within commercial buildings. You will be joining a team of energetic, positive, helpful people who believe in doing it right. Our team of dedicated individuals exercises initiative, sound judgement and communication skills to provide high quality and inventive solutions to our customers with customer satisfaction as the key.
Key Responsibilities: 
  • Understand and have knowledge of building HVAC mechanical/electrical/control systems and equipment, and general DDC controls systems and device knowledge.
  • Able to provide redesign for mechanical heating, cooling, and air systems within commercial buildings.
  • Able to write proposals identifying energy and greenhouse gas saving measures.
  • Use building automation analytics tools to support savings.
  • Coordinating within our internal teams on projects.
  • Final operation review and audits.
  • Effective and timely communication at all levels internally and externally.
  • Total customer satisfaction, internal and external.
  • Professional and expedient conflict resolution.
  • Can coordinate within a team, and works well with customers.
  • Can lead meetings with customer’s energy managers and facility managers.
  • Willing to work, guide, and support EIT.
  • Adherence to schedules and deadlines.
  • Attention to company safety protocols.
  • Mechanical Engineering degree.
  • CMVP, CEA or BCEM certified.
  • Proficient with: Microsoft Office Suite
  • SEMAC (Sustainable Energy Management Advanced Certificate) 
  • Strong written and verbal communication, as well as interpersonal skills
  • Resourceful, problem-solver that is energetic and able to manage multiple priorities
  • Focused and detail orientated
  • Team player that functions well in a busy environment
  • Able to work independently and manage time effectively