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Consumers Energy Company Facilities Design Mechanical Engineer in Jackson, Michigan

Join a diverse and dynamic team that makes and delivers the most valuable services in the world: electricity and natural gas. At Consumers Energy, our customers are at the heart of everything we do. Our employees work around the clock to provide service to our customers in honor of our history and to fulfill our promise to Michigan - Count on Us! Consumers Energy, the principal subsidiary of CMS Energy and headquartered in Jackson, Michigan, provides natural gas and electricity to nearly 6.8 million of Michigan's 10 million residents in all 68 Lower Peninsula counties.Department SummaryThe Facilities Engineering and Design team has overall responsibility for maintaining the standards, design and professional oversight throughout construction phases for new facilities/buildings. The team is also responsible for any on-demand maintenance of Consumers Energy facilities. The small team serves as subject matter experts (SMEs) for all electrical and mechanical operations and ensures adherence to NERC/FERC requirements.Job Description/ResponsibilitiesAs a member of the Facilities Engineering and Design staff, the Facilities Mechanical Engineer is responsible for all engineering functions required to manage the corporation's mechanical system assets. This includes but not limited to analysis and design of mechanical systems, consulting, troubleshooting mechanical operating systems, preparation of mechanical system Preventive Maintenance Procedures, writing performance specifications, writing system design criteria, certain mechanical system inspection processes, drawing reviews, and selected construction management duties. The position also includes life cycle cost evaluations, long-range strategic planning support functions, budgeting and scheduling activities, and preparation of annual objectives and work plans.Key Responsibilities include:and#8226;Coordinate with project team members/stakeholders to ensure all work is properly assigned and conductedand#8226;Provide professional oversight of engineers, both internal and contracted resources, to ensure standards and designs are met.and#8226;Responsibility for the oversight, supervision, planning, organization, control, integration, and completion of mechanical engineering work.and#8226;Performs technical studies, design review of specifications and technical plans, construction compliance with design, quality assurance, commissioning and testing; making decisions independently and applying intensive knowledge of engineering principles and practices in the mechanical field. Subject Matter Expert for Facilities mechanical Plumbing systems and mechanical engineering solutions.and#8226;Responsible for HVAC programs for all service centers and corporate facilities - including inspection and service contract oversight, reviews of PM procedures for accuracy and completeness, site visits for quality control and training purposes, and consultation with maintenance personnel when problems and/or questions arise.and#8226;Proactively communicate with leadershipand#8226;Manage multiple projects, initiatives and activitiesand#8226;Identify, analyze and recommend corrective actions to technical issues identified during project execution or initial operation.and#8226;Plans and formulates HVAC engineering operational standards and develops preventive maintenance procedures for HVAC Systems statewide.and#8226;Perform benchmarking evaluation of utility costs statewide.and#8226;Regularly visit project sites to review project status, perform project site walk downs, perform job safety and quality observations, review project status, etc.Requirements/Qualificationsand#8226;Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from an ABET accredited universityand#8226;2+ years of experience as an engineerand#8226;Professional Engineer License or must obtain a PE license within three years of entering the joband#8226;Experience using Microsoft Word, Excel, Projects and PowerPointand#8226;Experience with Auto