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Building Energy Manager - Temporary Full-time
Municipality: Township of Langley This posting closed on

November 15, 2017
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 17-E021 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Permit, Licence and Inspection Services
Job Description: Join a “Community of Communities” – the Township of Langley, home to approximately 120,000 residents, is committed to providing progressive business, housing, and recreational opportunities, while balancing its unique mix of urban growth and rural beauty. A truly fun and beautiful place to work, the Township of Langley offers competitive salaries; excellent benefit packages; municipal pension plan; employee wellness programs; and, opportunities for professional development and career growth.

The Township of Langley is currently recruiting for a temporary full-time (from approx. December 4, 2017 to approx. December 7, 2019) Building Energy Manager to join our team of professionals in the Community Development Division; Permit, Licence and Inspection Services Department.

Reporting to the Assistant Chief Inspector, you will be responsible in this exempt position for researching and advancing building energy related policies that would enable deep and lasting reductions in community energy use and greenhouse gas emissions; advancing building related goals and objectives of the Township of Langley’s Sustainability Charter and Community Energy and Emissions Plan; implementing building energy related policies in the Township of Langley’s Official Community Plan; and implementing building energy related guidelines in various Neighbourhood Plans through the Development Permit process. You will also be responsible for developing, implementing, and evaluating a building code energy compliance process for new commercial and residential construction through use and delivery of “checklist training” for builders and developers, as well as liaising with municipal staff for the purpose of assisting in conducting both plan reviews and on-site inspections to verify construction compliance. You will work with the Province, utilities, partners / stakeholders and staff and provide building related technical support to the Township of Langley’s Corporate Energy Manager and Community Energy Manager as required.

Your education will include a post-secondary degree/diploma in Building Engineering, Resource Management, Planning, or Environmental Science (graduate degree preferred and/or supplemented by professional designation) or a Master’s designation in a related field plus a minimum of 5 years’ experience working as an energy and/or sustainability specialist, or, an equivalent combination of education and experience. You will have knowledge of current methodologies and design / construction practices in architecture, engineering, building envelope, and energy modeling; sound understanding of current commercial and residential building code requirements (BC Building Code and the Energy Step Code), inclusive of ASHRAE 90.1 and the National Energy Code for Buildings (NECB) as well as knowledge of relevant provincial and/or federal legislation You will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, and be able to demonstrate excellence in leadership, problem-solving, analysis and implementation skills. Substantive knowledge in the field of energy and carbon management including experience with issues pertaining to building energy performance; local government processes and bylaws; and understanding of common commercial and residential building energy benchmarking or third party energy building rating systems such as NRCan’s Ener Guide rating system is necessary.

Eligibility for registration as a Professional Engineer with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geo-Scientists of B.C., Registered Technologist, Registered Planner, Certified Energy Manager, and/or membership in the Building Officials Association of B.C. is considered an asset. The following additional accreditations are also desirable: Energy efficiency training such as CIET Energy Management Training Course; LEED professional accreditation; Project Management Professional (PMP); Change Management or Multi-Objective Decision Making.

Please note that, due to the shared funding arrangement with BC Hydro, your application for this position will be shared, in confidence, with the BC Hydro Sustainable Communities Program contact. This position is subject to finalized funding.

In order to be considered for this position, candidates must have the following valid and current certifications / licenses (must be valid at the time the posting closes) and these must be attached with your application. Applications without the attached required documents below will be deemed incomplete and will not be considered. Please title your attachments with the number of this competition and have these documents ready to upload when you apply:

• BC Class 5 (full-privilege) driver’s license or equivalent driver’s license for where you reside. You must upload a current Driver’s Abstract (select the 5 years’ option if obtaining online) that has been obtained within 6 months of the closing date below with your application. To obtain a copy of your Driver’s Abstract, please contact ICBC directly or the driving authority where you reside. Copies or pictures of your driver’s license will not be accepted.

A competitive salary commensurate with experience and an excellent benefit package is available with this Exempt position.

If you wish to pursue this exciting career in a growing community, please visit to apply.

The closing date for this competition is by 4:30pm Wednesday, November 15, 2017.

We appreciate all applications; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Web Address:
Address: Township of Langley
4th Floor Civic Facility
20338 65 Avenue
Langley, BC, V2Y 3J1
Opening Date: October 25, 2017 08:30 AM
Closing Date: November 15, 2017 04:30 PM