Director of Engineering
NOTE: This position can be filled by Mechanical Engineer or Electrical Engineer - Must have PE designation.
TITLE: Director of Engineering
REPORT TO: VP of Engineering
FLSA GROUP: Salary - Exempt
WORKING HOURS: Primarily days, occasional evening or weekend. This position will work from a home office in a virtual setting most of the week.
LOCATION: Belmont, MI. We will also consider the following locations to work out of Tampa,FL or Royal Oak, MI.
BENEFITS: Outstanding Benefit Package
TRAVEL: Must be able to travel anywhere in the United States typically not more than one week per month.
SALARY: $95K - $110k
The Director of Engineering serves as the leader of his/her Service Teams. Service Teams are typically assigned to a region of a state or states. The Director of Engineering is responsible for reviewing service team performance, client satisfaction, and communicating policies, purposes and goals of the firm to their departments service teams.
This person leads the people on their teams through regular (daily, weekly) communication to ensure personnel under their direction are productive, motivated, and inspired to achieve success independently and collectively. These leadership and communication skills must be applicable to managing multiple teams that may be working concurrently in different locations.
In addition to leadership, the Director of Engineering must be proficient with skills directly associated with the work their personnel are performing including proficiency in building systems engineering, design review, building codes, Building Automation System software, building energy performance, life cycle costing, and masterplanning. These skills are maintained through ongoing training of personnel and clients, coupled with continuing education.
The Director of Engineering must also carry out job functions related to client relationship management. This includes getting team performance feedback, identifying opportunities for the firm to continue to serve the client, communicating all the applicable services that the firm provides, supporting the Sales Team in responding to a request for proposal, and follow-up with clients.
Finally, the Director of Engineering will be involved in regular collaboration with the Principals, Partners, and VP’s to solve issues, set goals, and advise in the areas of corporate brand, finance, sales, marketing, human resource, and client experience.
In depth, technical understanding of Electrical Power Distribution Systems; and Lighting Systems and Fire Alarm Systems, including proficiency in authoring Electrical Power, Lighting, and Fire Alarm system assessment reports;
Work Environment & Requirements:
NOTE: We have contracted with HR Professional Advantage, LLC for our recruiting.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
Veterans, Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.
Job Type: Full-time