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Project Management Consultancy Supervisor (POD Lead)

Job Title: Project Management Consultancy Supervisor (POD Lead)

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Location: Chicago, US (Hybrid)

Job description

EM3 is a Global Innovative Energy Management Solutions company that focuses on the energy performance of industrial manufacturing facilities. EM3 is part of the SHV Energy Group which has 17,000 employees worldwide. In the past 2 years we have delivered energy management services on large industrial sites in 24 different countries.

At EM3 we strive to make working with us a mutually beneficial relationship, offering our Engineers exposure to all areas of our business and supporting their progression through their chosen career path. EM3 provides employees with an exciting, challenging and rewarding career in a dynamic and rapidly expanding company which strives to reduce the impact of large industries on the environment and reduce global warming emissions.

We are currently recruiting an experienced Project Management Consultancy Supervisor (POD Lead) based in Chicago, US.

The successful candidate will lead teams in planning and carrying out technical energy audits, surveys and projects to make energy use more efficient and improve utility systems at Industrial Manufacturing sites in the Food, Dairy, Pharmaceutical, Bio-pharmaceutical and Healthcare industries.

Role Responsibilities & Description:

This role of the POD Lead will manage a project team and develop energy efficiency solutions for large scale manufacturing facilities from early concept stage to detail design to take to implementation. You will liaise with the engineers and project manager to allow for the project implementation across industrial manufacturing sites in the US and globally.

The space where we implement energy performance improvements in include systems such as Chillers, Refrigeration, Heat Pumps, Combined Heat & Power, Heat Recovery, HVAC, Steam and Hot Water Systems and process technologies including Utilities Plant Room design.

Primary Tasks and Responsibilities:

· Design and costing of energy efficiency solutions in line with customer expectations and tender specifications.

· Generate Scope of Works and specifications documents.

· Manage tendering process and liaise with contractors.

· Provide budget costings as and when required.

· Carry out condition surveys, feasibility studies, report writing etc.

· Carry out site surveys for projects, to obtain all relevant information required for carrying out scheme design.

· Carry out calculations, both manual and by using computer-based systems.

· Lead / supervise generation of design output by the wider EM3 team.

· Correspond with other design team members and the Client on technical issues.

· Development of supporting drawing/diagrams relevant to solution requirements.

· Generation of associated control system functional description.

· Review of associated logistical and installation requirements along with practical risk and installation assessments.

· Attend project meetings with Clients and other Design Team Members, Contractors etc.

· Attend site progress meetings as and when required, together with monitoring Contractor’s.

· Assist and supervise design staff.

· To work with a focus on high energy efficiency and low carbon design.


Holds a Honours Degree Qualification in Mechanical, Electrical, Project or relevant engineering discipline.

The ideal candidate will have experience in the design, and project implementation of Utilities systems including either HVAC, cooling process and refrigeration, steam / hot water, heat pumps and heat recovery or CHP and renewables.

Professional Engineering Licence (PE)

Offer Details:

· Competitive Salary & Package

· Company Bonus Structure

· Paid Time Off

· Healthcare Plan

· 401K Retirement Plan

· Flexible work schedule with work-from-home opportunities.

· A focus on learning and development for all employees.

· Health & Well-being programs

· Career Opportunities

· Opportunities to travel

· Professional Body Membership

· Employee Referral Programme

· Sports and Social events

· Diversity of Work & World-Class Energy Engineering Experience and much more!

Travel Requirement:  20%

Join EM3 and be part of our mission to create a sustainable future by reducing the environmental impact of industrial manufacturing facilities. Apply now to embark on an exciting and rewarding career with us.

EM3 is an equal opportunity employer, welcoming candidates from all backgrounds and experiences.


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