Energy Conservation Program Manager

Primary responsibilities include supporting and administering existing energy efficiency programs and peak demand reduction programs. This position requires advanced knowledge of energy using systems (lighting systems, HVAC and boilers) used in residential and/or commercial buildings. Detailed knowledge of energy use and measurement by various types of equipment and measurement systems is essential.

PAY SCALE

$74,420

EDUCATION

Bachelor’s Degree

JOBS AVAILABLE

310 in Washington,
16,000 in U.S. through 2026

Education & Training

CAREER PATH

Energy Conservation Program Managers typically start with a bachelor’s degree and 1-3 years of experience in the energy field. With additional education or by becoming a Certified Energy Manager, the Energy Conservation Program Manager may move into a supervisory or management position, overseeing other Energy Conservation Program Managers.

EMPLOYERS

The types of employers for this position are utility companies.

TRAINING

Energy Policy Analyst is not an entry-level position and significant training is required. Energy Policy Analysts typically have a Bachelor’s degree with coursework in energy policy, economics, and politics, and at least a couple years’ experience working with energy regulations.

COLLEGE PROGRAMS

See our College Programs resource guide for energy industry educational programs in Bachelor’s Degree Programs.

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