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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 06/11/18

Applications Due06/19/18

Vacancy ID54104

AgencyGeneral Services, Office of

TitleEnergy Conservation Technical Specialist

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary Grade23

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $73284 to $92693 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Provisional

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 40


From 7 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address Empire State Plaza

City Albany


Zip Code12242

Minimum Qualifications Current Office of General Services employees with permanent, contingent-permanent or 55b/c status as an Energy Conservation Technical Specialist and interested in reassignment; OR current New York State employees with one year or more of permanent, contingent-permanent or 55b/c status as an Energy Conservation Technical Specialist eligible to transfer via 70.1.
Provisional Pending Examination (Open-Competitive)
Seven years of experience involving the evaluation, analysis, and use of data from energy management systems involving large office buildings of at least 100,000 gross square feet, or complexes of 10 or more separate occupied office buildings comprising 1,000,000 or more square feet, for the purposes of increased efficiency and conservation of energy resources. A bachelor’s degree in engineering may substitute for up to four years of the required experience.

Duties Description Develop contract standards and specifications for projects to be completed in OGS owned buildings or OGS leased space using state-of-the-art energy technology, as well as new or improved methods and equipment and/or product lines.
• Supervise, plan, schedule and coordinate large projects related to utilities improvements, conservation, and energy management.
• Coordinate project funding by working with the OGS Capital Improvements personnel to develop budget submittals for future project work.
• Monitor energy conservation with a variety of supervisory control and data acquisition building automation and energy management historian systems to ensure agency goals and Executive Order 88 and Executive Order-166 is met.
• Develop and utilize numerous diverse computer applications for engineering analysis, benchmarking energy metrics, nominations and forecasting agency needs
• Perform audits on facility energy usage and evaluate existing equipment for possible energy efficient upgrades for large scale projects.
• Initiate energy saving programs in all OGS statewide facilities at the physical plants, machine equipment rooms, computer driven automation systems.
• Research and recommend energy saving equipment and products for procurement and application use in very complex, energy mechanical system projects.

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Name Human Resources/JK/12045-46

Telephone 518-473-5282

Fax 518-486-1631

Email Address


Street NYS Office of General Services, HRM

31st Floor Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12242


Notes on ApplyingPlease submit cover letter along with a clear and concise resume detailing how you meet the minimum qualifications for this position as listed in Specifics and indicate the Position Title & Vacancy ID number for which you are applying.

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