NASEO Job Postings

Communications Manager
NASEO

The National Association of State Energy Officials (NASEO) seeks a Communications Manager to provide communications support for NASEO’s programs and committees and to improve engagement of State Energy Office and Affiliate members.  Additionally, the Communications Manager will assist NASEO staff in conveying information about the work of the State Energy Offices and NASEO to external audiences in support of policy development, sharing best practices, and fundraising.  While some communications activities will focus on external audiences and the media, the majority of communications will focus on meeting member and funder information needs.

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Non NASEO Job Postings

Energy Planner III
Delaware Division of Energy and Climate, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control

This position will lead the Energy Efficiency Investment Fund (EEIF) as well as provide technical input on the new Energy Efficiency Industrial (E2I) program.  Duties will also include participating in the review of the International Code Council (ICC) and International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) for Delaware’s Code for Energy Conservation program.

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Planner II
Missouri Division of Energy, Jefferson City, MO – Harry S Truman Building

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Planner II
Kent County Conservation District, Energy and Climate, Delaware
The Delaware Division of Energy & Climate is seeking a Planner II to join our Energy Efficiency team.  The Energy Efficiency Investment Fund (EEIF) was created to help Delaware businesses make strategic investments in capital equipment and facility upgrades that will help decrease operating costs, reduce energy consumption, and improve environmental performance.  The (Energy Efficiency) Planner II position will provide critical support to the implementation of the Energy Efficiency Investment Fund (EEIF) and the launching and implementation of the Energy Efficiency Industrial (E2I) Program.

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Analyst in Energy Policy
Resources, Science and Industry Division (RSI) of the Congressional Research Service (CRS)
The Resources, Science and Industry Division (RSI) of the Congressional Research Service (CRS) is seeking an Analyst in Energy Policy. The analyst will conduct analyses that inform congressional deliberations on energy policy with an emphasis on petroleum refining and use, efficiency and conservation, and related technologies, industries, and environmental regulations. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of the history, trends, and current status of energy policy and associated legislative and regulatory issues and interrelationships with other key energy and environmental policy areas.

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Managing Director (Contract)
Network for Energy, Water and Health in Affordable Buildings

The Network for Energy, Water and Health in Affordable Buildings (NEWHAB) is a national social impact network leveraging the relationships between individuals, sectors, and policies.  NEWHAB is quickly moving from startup mode into its next phase of growth. This is an exciting and important time for the new Contract Managing Director to lead the initiative to build strategies around member engagement and priorities, and to shape how the network will achieve outcomes, inspire action, and bridge the gaps between individuals and sectors.

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Director of Energy Policy and Planning 
Vermont Department of Public Service

The Vermont Department of Public Service is looking for an energy policy and planning expert to join the Department in this leadership role. This senior-level staff position heads the Planning and Energy Resources Division, which acts as the Vermont State Energy Office, and is hands-on in statewide clean energy development, energy efficiency program oversight, electric utility planning, market forecasts and rate setting, and all other aspects of state energy planning and policy. This includes development of plans, studies and reports to meet statutory and other obligations, notably including the Vermont Comprehensive Energy Plan. This role also includes advising the Commissioner and Legislature about energy policy matters, and testimony before the Vermont Public Service Board.
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Director of State and Intergovernmental Outreach
U.S. Energy Information Administration

EIA is seeking a motivated, conscientious, public-service driven professional looking for an opportunity to help advance the national dialogue on energy issues by acting as the liaison for the Department of Energy's statistical and analytical agency with governmental and not-for-profit stakeholders. The director of EIA State & Intergovernmental Outreach will be at the center of the nation's ongoing discussion on energy policy and have the ability to influence decisions and policy by connecting decision makers with the EIA data and reports they need in a timely manner. EIA has a program in place, but the new director will be given creative license to pursue innovative changes to EIA's outreach to increase its efficacy and operations.
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Energy Consultant / Utility Data Management System Project Manager 
Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, Office of Energy Programs 

This Executive Service position is located in Nashville, TN. The selected candidate will work within OEP to lead the multi-year, statewide utility data management system implementation for utility bills and associated usage. This individual will lead a cross functional multi-department team to design, manage and implement the recently acquired Utility Data Management (UDM) system across all general government agencies and departments, including the University of Tennessee (UT) system, the Tennessee Board of Regents (TBR) system and the newly formed independent six university campuses of the FOCUS Act. This program will encompass over 7000 utility meters and accounts from over 300 different utility providers. Additionally, this position will lead ongoing data analysis, benchmarking and annual reporting of energy savings improvements and investments.
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Deputy Assistant Secretary for Waste and Materials Management
U.S. Department of Energy 

This position is located in the Office of Environmental Management (EM), in the U.S. Department of Energy. EM is responsible for the largest nuclear environmental cleanup project in the world. After five decades of nuclear weapons production, the legacy of the cold war has left 1.5 million cubic meters of solid waste and 88 million gallons of liquid waste to be dispositioned.
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Assistant Direct Energy Planning and Innovation Division
Oregon Department of Energy

This is an incredible opportunity to work on energy policy in Oregon, to lead a division focused on energy conservation and efficiency, renewable energy, and greenhouse gas reduction, and to participate as a member of ODOE’s senior management team.
This recruitment will be open until filled, and we will begin reviewing applications on October 3, 2016.
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Energy Policy and Program Analyst
Vermont Public Service Department 

Vermont has a new role in the Planning and Energy Resources Division on topics such as transportation efficiency (e.g. public transit, walking, biking, etc.); land use planning for locational efficiency and smart growth; electric vehicles (including as a resource on the electric grid); biofuels (including liquid biofuels for heating, and in-state production); and land use planning for electric generation siting. This position will involve interfacing and managing relationships with partners in other relevant agencies and outside organizations, counterparts in other states, regional planning commissions, and contractors or grant recipients. We are advertising this position at two job levels, which require different minimum qualifications, education, and experience. PSD is open to applications for either of the two levels for this single open position. For more information, contact Asa Hopkins at asa.hopkins@vermont.gov. Reference job ID 619854 or 619877. Location: Montpelier, Vermont. Status: Full Time. Application Deadline: September 18, 2016. If you’re interested in this position please apply online at:  http://humanresources.vermont.gov/careers.

Lead Policy Advisor
U.S. Department of Energy 

The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy’s (EERE’s) mission is to create and sustain American leadership in the global transition to a clean energy economy through high-impact research, development, and demonstration and by breaking down barriers to market entry. EERE helps the nation achieve greater energy efficiency and security, environmental health, and economic productivity, by exercising Federal leadership in developing policies, information, technologies, and collaborative partnerships with States, industry, and energy consumers that accelerate and expand the use of energy efficiency, renewable energy and sustainable transportation technologies and practices.

This position is located in the Office of Weatherization and Intergovernmental Programs (WIP). the role of the WIP is to promote the adoption of energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies by a wide range of customers and stakeholders, including States, communities, institutions, companies and private citizens. in particular, WIP has overall responsibility to administer the Weatherization Assistance Program and the State Energy Program. A successful candidate in this position will serve as a Lead Advisor for domestic clean energy projects involving policy, training and technical assistance.
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Policy Advisor
U.S. Department of Energy

The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy’s (EERE’s) mission is to create and sustain American leadership in the global transition to a clean energy economy through high-impact research, development, and demonstration and by breaking down barriers to market entry. EERE helps the nation achieve greater energy efficiency and security, environmental health, and economic productivity, by exercising Federal leadership in developing policies, information, technologies, and collaborative partnerships with States, industry, and energy consumers that accelerate and expand the use of energy efficiency, renewable energy and sustainable transportation technologies and practices.

This position is in the Office of Weatherization and Intergovernmental Programs (WIP). The role of the WIP is to promote the adoption of energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies by a wide range of customers and stakeholders, including States, communities, institutions, companies and private citizens. In particular, WIP has overall responsibility to administer the Weatherization Assistance Program and the State Energy Program. A successful candidate in this position will serve as the Advisor for projects involving policy, and training and technical assistance.
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Energy Efficiency and Conservation Finance Specialist
Montana Department of Environmental Quality

The Energy Efficiency and Conservation Finance Specialist explores financing opportunities to expand energy efficiency and conservation for residential, commercial, and industrial customers in Montana. The objective is to increase program capacity in order to explore additional financing and technologies, provide education and outreach, build partnerships, etc. in support of the Energy Bureau's mission to increase Montanans' access to energy efficiency and renewable energy, improve the state's energy security, provide analysis of energy trends and issues, and demonstrate the benefits of compliance with environmental regulations through innovation, education, and technical and financial assistance.

Please submit your resume and cover letter through the State of Montana Careers site. In your cover letter explain how your knowledge and skills have prepared you for this position.
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Energy Project Manager
State of Iowa- Iowa Economic Development Authority

The Iowa Economic Development Authority has an immediate opening for an energy project manager on the Energy Team within the Community Development Division at the Authority.  The Project Manager will assist in the development and implementation of the State Energy Plan for Iowa and in the implementation and administration of the annual Department of Energy (DOE) formula grant and other Authority energy initiatives.  Qualifications:  Graduation from an accredited four year college or university with major coursework in research, planning, economics, business, marketing, public relations, or other related field AND experience equal to two years of full-time work that involved responsibility for interpreting laws, rules and regulations, and/or securing compliance with them or compiling and evaluating statistical, historical, economic, business, financial, or technical related or program data OR an equivalent combination of education and experience substituting one year of the above required experience for each year (thirty semester or equivalent hours) of the required education.  Experience with developing plans, conducting research, knowlendge of energy initatives, and interpreting federal energy programming is preferred.  Some travel throughout Iowa and occasional travel outside of Iowa may be required.  Position will be housed in Des Moines at the Iowa Economic Development Authority.  Salary range is $50,793.60 - $78,790.40.  Send cover letter and resume by July 22, 2016 to: Melissa.Harshbarger@iowa.gov

The State of Iowa is an EEO/AA Employer

Energy Program Specialist – Energy Efficiency Utility Evaluation Position
Vermont Department of Public Service 

The Vermont Department of Public Service is seeking dynamic and qualified candidates for an Energy Program Specialist position, which will focus on the evaluation of Vermont’s Energy Efficiency Utilities (EEU).  The Department is the public advocate on utility matters and the center of state energy policy in Vermont and oversees the state’s Energy Efficiency Utilities (Efficiency Vermont, Burlington Electric, and Vermont Gas).  EEU oversight includes development of EEU budgets and performance goals, evaluation of EEU programs, and verification of energy savings. This position may also oversee a variety of special projects/grants in the areas of alternative transportation, thermal and electric energy efficiency, etc. It’s anticipated that the person selected for this position would spend at least 50% of their time on EEU activities and the remaining on other topics as assigned.

The Energy Program Specialist position will work cooperatively with other team members as well as independently to complete EEU oversight activities and other duties.  Duties may include: developing and managing EEU program evaluations; monitoring results of energy program implementation; writing and issuing Requests for Proposals; writing and managing grant agreements and contracts; developing recommendations and filings to submit to the Public Service Board (PSB) on EEU issues; and providing testimony before the PSB. The ideal candidate will have excellent written and oral communication skills, a strong interest in the field of energy efficiency, and project management experience necessary to carry out the duties of the position.  Experience in evaluation, measurement, and verification of energy programs is desired, but not required. The Energy Program Specialist position has three potential job levels, which require different minimum qualifications, education, and experience. The Department is open to applications for any of the three Energy Program Specialist levels for this single open position. 
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Executive Director
Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative

The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, Inc. (RGGI, Inc.) is seeking an Executive Director. 
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Assistant Deputy Director, Office of Energy and Recycling
Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity

Reporting directly to the Deputy Director, serves as Assistant Deputy Director for the Office of Energy and Recycling. Plans, develops, implements and controls strategic planning; performs special project assignments for the Office; supervises staff.
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Energy Programs Manager
Nevada Governor's Office of Energy

The Energy Program Manager (EPM) will head the agency's Energy Efficiency Programs within the Office of Energy, located in Carson City.  The EPM will provide direction and oversight on the agency's Home Energy Retrofit Opportunity for Seniors (HEROS) program, Green Building Tax Abatement program, as well as plan, organize, and implement other statewide energy programs.
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Associate Deputy Assistant Secretary for Petroleum Reserves
U.S. Department of Energy 

The mission of the Office of Petroleum Reserves is to protect the United States from severe petroleum supply interruptions through the acquisition, storage, distribution, and management of emergency petroleum stocks, and to carry out U.S. obligations under the International Energy Program.

As the Associate Deputy Assistant Secretary for Petroleum Reserves, you will:

  • Be responsible for providing leadership and program direction for the management and operation of critical national energy security programs.
  • Be responsible for the management, execution, and oversight of daily activities and operations of the Office of Petroleum Reserves Headquarters staff.
  • Lead strategic planning initiatives and major programmatic studies to enhance mission performance in support of organizational goals and objectives.
  • Provide analysis, guidance, and recommendations to Department of Energy senior leadership on policy-related issues affecting the Office of Strategic Petroleum Reserves.

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Energy Financial Analyst (Public Utility Financial Analyst)
Missouri Division of Energy, Jefferson City, MO – Harry S Truman Building 

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Commercial Building Energy Efficiency Analysis Tools Fellow
U.S. Department of Energy 

The Commercial Buildings Integration (CBI) program within DOE’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy’s Building Technologies Office (BTO) accelerates the voluntary uptake efficient building technologies that are market-viable but underutilized and develops solutions to overcome non-technical barriers to energy efficiency.  We accomplish this by engaging in applied research, demonstration and integration of newly commercialized or underutilized advanced technologies, developing tools and solutions to remove barriers to investment and drive uptake of efficiency measures, and utilizing market partnerships to drive technologies and solutions into the commercial buildings marketplace. To learn more about CBI, visit: http://energy.gov/eere/buildings/about-commercial-buildings-integration-program.

The successful candidate will serve as a Commercial Building Energy Efficiency Analysis Tools Participant and will be responsible for helping develop and deploy DOE’s tools designed to help the commercial buildings market use building energy performance data to make both operational improvements and capital investment decisions. Provide strategic planning and project management, conduct outreach, maintain external relationships, assist with budgeting.  More information about the analysis tools is here: http://energy.gov/eere/buildings/analysis-tools
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Director, Office of Oil, Gas, and Coal Supply Statistics
Energy Information Administration (EIA) 

 

The mission of the Energy Department is to ensure America’s security and prosperity by addressing its energy, environmental and nuclear challenges through transformative science and technology solutions.

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) is the statistical and analytical agency within the U.S. Department of Energy. EIA is the nation's premier source of energy information and, by law, its data, analyses, and forecasts are independent of approval by any other officer or employee of the U.S. Government.

As the Director, Office of Oil, Gas, and Coal Supply Statistics, you will:

  • Oversee and plan the EIA data collection program.
  • Implement the transformation of existing legacy data collection processes to a modern, centralized collection system designed to handle all energy data collections throughout OES.
  • Develop and implement technical and communication strategies for coordinating, collaborating, and communicating with data respondents as surveys are transformed and collected in the future.

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Director, Office of Integrated and International Energy Analysis
Energy Information Administration (EIA) 

The mission of the Energy Department is to ensure America’s security and prosperity by addressing its energy, environmental and nuclear challenges through transformative science and technology solutions.

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) is the statistical and analytical agency within the U.S. Department of Energy. EIA is the nation's premier source of energy information and, by law, its data, analyses, and forecasts are independent of approval by any other officer or employee of the U.S. Government.

As the Director, Office of Integrated and International Energy Analysis, you will:

  • Interact with senior EIA staff, the Department of Energy Offices of International Affairs and Intelligence and Counterintelligence, the Department of State, the Executive Office of the President, other domestic and international energy agencies and the energy statistical component of foreign governments.
  • Work with the Administrator, Deputy Administrator, and the other Assistant Administrators to manage and plan for integrated domestic and international analyses, contingency analyses, and other related international data collection and analysis activities.
  • Determine priorities, anticipates and plans for future requests for such analysis, allocates resources and manages program activities among several functional teams.
  • Ensures the effective and efficient functioning of the Office in meeting its goals and objectives.

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Associate Deputy Assistant Secretary for Petroleum Reserves
The Office of Petroleum Reserves, U.S. Department of Energy 

The mission of the Office of Petroleum Reserves is to protect the United States from severe petroleum supply interruptions through the acquisition, storage, distribution, and management of emergency petroleum stocks, and to carry out U.S. obligations under the International Energy Program. As the Associate Deputy Assistant Secretary, you will serve as the Office Deputy of an organization consisting of a Washington, D.C. Headquarters staff and multiple field elements located along the U.S. Gulf Coast. You will: provide leadership and program direction to Federal and Contractor employees, manage a budget of approximately $250 million, and work closely with senior leadership within the Department of Energy, other Federal agencies, and the Executive Office of the President on various energy security initiatives. 
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Grants Program Manager / Energy Services Advisor
Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation / Office of Energy Programs (OEP)  

 

The Grants Program Manager / Energy Services Advisor will serve as a technical assistance expert and deliver various services to EmPower TN participants. This position will report to the Senior Energy Services Advisor (SESA). General responsibilities will entail preforming Level 1 energy assessments, developing Strategic Energy Management Plans, and implementing effective and innovative demand side energy management strategies. Work requires familiarity with various energy management methodologies, techniques and developments, as well as continuous research to stay abreast of technical advancements and potential uses by public facilities or industries. The Energy Services Advisor will also assist with and execute special projects as requested by the OEP Director. 
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