Energy Officer - University of Reading

An exciting opportunity to join the Sustainability Services team to help deliver the net zero carbon ambitions and realise the aim to be the greenest University in the UK.  

You will play a key role in the delivery of energy, carbon and water reduction projects as well as supporting energy and sustainability behaviour change programmes and the University’s Energy Management System.

Opportunity to apply your existing energy and communications experience by joining the leading Sustainability Services team to help deliver the net zero carbon ambitions by taking a key role in the identification, quantification and development of energy, carbon and water reduction projects on the estate.

You will work closely with the wider Sustainability Services and Estates teams helping to ensure good energy practice is embedded across the University in line with the Energy Management System, including through the delivery of energy and sustainability behavioural change programmes.

You will have:
  • A good understanding of identifying and quantifying opportunities for energy, carbon and water savings, including building controls, low carbon heating and renewables
  • A good working knowledge of energy legislation and Energy Management Systems such as ISO50001
  • Previous project experience, including good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good organisation and prioritisation skills with the ability to deliver to tight deadlines
  • Good written communication skills, including writing business cases and management reports
  • Experience of delivering presentations and behaviour change programmes
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