Little Rock, Arkansas

Bernhard's core mission is delivering innovative engineering, construction, and energy solutions that empower our clients and promote a sustainable future. Bernhard is comprised of four divisions: Mechanical, Electrical, Engineering and Development, each with a distinct identity and service offerings. The intersection of our capabilities enables Bernhard to provide turnkey Energy-as-a-Service ("EaaS") solutions to our clients. At the same time, our divisions continue working in the market sectors and communities that the Company has traditionally served. Bernhard's vision is to be the leading EaaS provider in North America through delivery of excellent, high value service and innovative solutions for our clients.

Purpose and Essential Duties

A utility analyst works with utility data on a large scale to evaluate cost, consumption and measure savings related to energy efficiency and procurement options. A utility analyst will frequently interact with clients, contractors, and engineers to fulfill the essential duties and responsibilities of the positions.

Essential Duties

Utility Analyst's responsibilities include maintaining, analyzing and reporting on utility data. Specific responsibilities include:
  • Works with clients and utility representatives to obtain access to historical and current utility data.
  • Maintain client's facility and utility data in a database.
  • Review utility invoices for errors and dispute errors with the utility on behalf on the client.
  • Maintain EPA Energy Star client accounts. Conduct energy benchmarking work for portfolio of buildings.
  • Research utility rate changes and deregulated energy cost trends.
  • Create utility budgets.
  • Create, maintain, and distribute dashboards and reports through multiple software platforms.
  • Assist with the procurement and execution of utility account and energy supply contracts.
  • Assist in the development & implement IPMVP -Adherent Measurement & Verification (M&V) plans.
  • Assist in the development energy consumption baselines and adjustments through regression analysis and other appropriate methods.
  • Perform the assigned duties with minimal supervision, while working in a team problem-solving environment.
  • Upholds BTME's owner advocacy philosophy and organizational core values.
  • Other duties as assigned/required.
Travel Requirements Expected to travel 10% of the time.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Math, Business, Economics, or a related field.
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills and proficiency in other Microsoft applications.
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience with database queries.
  • Experience with VBA.
  • Certifications; CEM, CMVP, CEP, CEA, EEP, or BEP through the Association of Energy Engineers or equivalent.
  • Experience with energy efficiency programs.
Physical/Work Environment Requirements
  • The physical demands described here are the minimum requirements of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job duty. While performing his or her job duties an employee must be able to sit, stand, walk, climb, balance, kneel, crouch, crawl, and or stoop. Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds. Must also be able to work indoors and outdoors.
    Don't meet every single requirement? Studies have shown that diverse candidates are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification. At Bernhard, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace, so if you're excited about this role but your past experience doesn't align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles.

    We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Women, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities, and participate in the e-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability, or any other classification protected by law.

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    Little Rock, Arkansas

    Bernhard is one of the largest privately-owned engineering and contracting firms in the nation with 2,000 employees in 25 locations. We have a rich history of providing high quality, client-focused engineering and contracting services for clients across the nation. With 100 years of energy and infrastructure project experience, we serve healthcare, education, commercial, government, and industrial clients throughout the United States. We combine development, financing, design, construction, and operations to deliver turnkey Energy-as-a-Service solutions. By leveraging expertise across our firm, we can address our client’s needs at any and every stage. Our turnkey solutions reduce energy use, risk, and cost so that our clients can focus on their everyday work.

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