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TypeFull Time
Application DeadlineMay 31, 2021
College Degree Required?No
Salary Range$17 to $22 per hour


We are seeking an Energy Programs Project Manager (EPPM) for our client project:HOMES a growing, non-profit organization using an all-encompassing approach to housing challenging the misconceptions of what defines affordable housing through the production and preservation of high-quality affordable homes, large-scale home repairs, and improved accessibility and energy efficiency for existing homes.

The EPPM is responsible for the evaluation, execution, and overall management, both field and administrative, of program(s) that support energy efficiency and health and safety measures. Duties will include site assessments, bid proposal submission and evaluation, project coordination and management, identification of project issues and their solutions, quality assurance and policy verification, project analysis and program management improvement, timely and accurate reporting to project:HOMES staff, and other as needed.

This role reports to the Director of Weatherization and is part of a larger team. The organization budget is approximately $13M with about 40 employees located in Richmond, VA, with easy access on and off the Midlothian Turnpike and Chippenham Parkway. Go to to learn more!

Summary of Job Responsibilities and Requirements

  • Develop processes and tools to assess and improve program efficiency and effectiveness and achieve department goals.
  • Prepares energy conservation projects to include site visits, inspections, development of work scopes, and creation of construction bid packets; Estimated up to 50 jobs per quarter.
  • Communicates regularly with clients, contractors, and staff, and state entities regarding project status.
  • Maintain and improve job knowledge through educational opportunities, networking, and reading industry related publications as identified by project:HOMES.
  • Manage program expectations, project timelines and budgets, as well as client and contractor relations through project completion using project management software.
  • Track project timelines and potential projects in the pipeline through communication with the internal energy conservation team and Director of Weatherization.
  • Assess quality of projects, determines final completion.
  • Process documents, updates and submits though data bases as required to close out project.
  • Participates in all required federal and agency training and publicity events to promote agency programs and participate in volunteer activities for the department as needed.
  • Models and upholds the values and mission of project:HOMES and provides exceptional customer service.
  • Perform additional responsibilities related to the success of the organization.

Key Qualifications, Skills, and Abilities

  • Minimum high school diploma or GED required. Bachelor’s degree in Energy Conservation, Engineering, or Construction Management preferred. Construction and renovation experience highly preferred. Substantial construction and renovation experience in combination or in lieu of education considered.
  • Minimum 2 years construction, renovation and/housing required.
  • Possess strong communication, math, and writing skills.
  • Multi-tasks and prioritize demands on time.
  • Manages confidential information in a professional, and discreet manner.
  • Skilled with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook, various teleconferencing platforms, as well as experience with iOS software and other standard office equipment.
  • Promotes and adheres to company’s mission, vision and values, policies, and applicable laws in a fair and equitable manner.
  • Represents the organization in a professional manner to all customers, vendors, and internal personnel.
  • Typical days and hours of work are Monday through Thursday, 7AM to 5PM.
  • Approximately 75% local travel with some overnight travel throughout the footprint of project:HOMES is required.
  • Maintain current Virginia driver’s license and clear DMV record.
  • Successfully complete pre-employment background screening.

Competitive Salary & Benefits Package including health, dental, vision, life insurance, LTD, paid time off, and 401(k) contribution!  Professional development; Work life balance and flex schedule opportunity with potential for some teleworking! Wages range from about $17 to $22 per hour depending upon related credentials and work experience.

Apply by sending your resume and salary requirements. This position will remain open until filled.

EOE M/F/D/V On behalf of its client, Warren Whitney reserves the right to alter, change, modify and/or terminate this job posting at any time without notice, or obligation, to any party.