August 23, 2022
New York, New York
Job Type
Job Number
Level/Salary Range:
Commensurate with experience
Start date
Immediate start (preferred)
Position Type
Job Location
Midtown Manhattan - New York City
Travel Required
Primarily within NYC


Position Summary

The Lighting Project Manager oversees lighting upgrade projects and is responsible for administrative project management tasks across the company’s lighting project portfolio. The Lighting Project Manager plays a role in shaping company-wide lighting recommendations and standard practices. In addition, the Lighting Project Manager assists in data collection, proposal generation, installation management, and rebate facilitation.

Based at our Midtown Manhattan office, the Lighting Project Manager oversees lighting upgrade projects. She/he is responsible for administrative project management tasks across the company’s lighting project portfolio. She/he plays a role in shaping company-wide lighting recommendations and standard practices. She/he assists in data collection, proposal generation, installation management, and rebate facilitation.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Manage all aspects of turnkey lighting retrofit projects for existing medium to large multifamily and commercial buildings (50,000 sq. ft. or greater) throughout NYC and surrounding areas with the goal of realizing deep energy reductions, improving occupant comfort and safety, and enhancing aesthetics
  • Conduct initial lighting audit and site assessments throughout front and back of house areas to develop a comprehensive lighting inventory
  • Develop project design and generate proposals for clients by evaluating equipment selection and conducting feasibility, energy savings, and cost-benefit financial analyses
  • Manage client engagement, product purchasing, budgeting, installation, logistics, and rebate facilitation for approved projects
  • Manage periodic technical and non-technical challenges that arise throughout the course of a project
  • Communicate and coordinate regularly with all stakeholders including but not limited to property managers, building owners, building engineers and staff, subcontractors, manufacturers, and vendors
  • Perform other duties as required

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge and/or interest in lighting technology, systems, and incentive programs preferred
  • Previous project management experience preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred, preferably in engineering, science, or related field
  • Understanding of basic energy concepts and calculations
  • Interest in problem-solving in relation to process and projects
  • Strong proficiency in Excel with demonstrated ability to work with data and calculations
  • Strong writing skills, including the ability to convey complex topics clearly and succinctly to people with widely varying degrees of technological knowledge and backgrounds
  • Certified as OSHA-10 prior to or within 6 months of employment
  • Possess ability to perform physical tasks including but not limited to: Standing, walking, and sitting for extended periods of time, reading and recording information on handwritten forms and computer screens, using hand tools (such as powered tools, measuring devices, etc.), lifting and carrying up to 25 pounds, navigating in small/enclosed places, climbing stairs and ladders, and working in loud, warm and cold environments
  • Travel primarily within New York City and surrounding areas

Required Personal Qualifications: 

  • Demonstrated passion for sustainability and energy efficiency
  • Collaborative personality and strong team player
  • Ability and desire to work in a fast-paced, fluid environment
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Self-starter with strong attention to detail and an ability to regularly manage competing priorities
  • Enthusiasm for learning
  • Proven ability to work both independently and within a team environment, and to proactively identify problems and solutions


  • Medical and Dental Insurance
  • Paid Vacation and Flexible PTO
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Pre-tax Phone Stipend
  • Annual Professional Development Allowance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Additional Benefits include: Company Activities, Lunch & Learns


With a mission of providing practical solutions to clients’ energy problems, EN-POWER GROUP, founded in 2003, is an engineering firm that designs, develops, and delivers comprehensive and integrated energy solutions for any building type, from concept to completion. As a growing company, EN-POWER GROUP aims to provide a collaborative working environment and supports employees’ professional development by helping them pursue their technical interests through diverse hands-on experiences. Our team, composed of engineers, energy managers, analysts, and sustainability experts, focuses on energy efficiency and resiliency in order to strengthen long-term facility planning and maximize project payback. EN-POWER GROUP’s Lighting Department has completed over 150 projects, resulting in an annual reduction of over 15 million kWh and 11,000 metric tons of CO2.

EN-POWER GROUP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

In our effort to ensure the safety of our employees, partners and clients, we require existing personnel and any new personnel who join the company to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Candidates will be required to show proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 upon commencing employment. Reasonable accommodations will be considered on a case-by-case basis for exemptions due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious beliefs in accordance with applicable law.

We regret that due to the large volume of applications, EN‑POWER GROUP will only be able to contact those candidates who are being most actively considered. Please bear in mind if you are selected for an interview, we will contact you within 30 days of reviewing your application. However, if we think your skills and qualifications may be suitable for other similar positions, we may hold your details in our database and contact you in the future. 

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