Under the direction of the Senior Director for Facilities Operations and Infrastructure, and working collaboratively with the campus community, the Director of Utility and Energy Management (UEM) is responsible for electrical and thermal utility procurement, production and distribution on campus. The Director is to set the strategic direction for the group, as well as ensure the group’s operational components are performing effectively and efficiently. Additional functions include human resources management, implementation of training, financial responsibility for both operating budget and capital funds, quality control, and special projects as assigned by FMD’s leadership.
The position oversees approximately twenty seven (27) staff members: a campus energy engineer, a utility location coordinator, a utility analyst, three utility locators, a meter reader, and a 16 person team at the central steam plant. Additionally, the UEM Director will lead the creation of a Building Automation and Retro-commissioning team, led by a second energy engineer and supported with multiple retro-commissioning technicians.