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Paramount Pictures Corporation

Director, Electrical Engineering - Energy

Paramount Pictures Corporation - Hollywood, CA

Overview and Responsibilities
Paramount Pictures Corporation (PPC), a global producer and distributor of filmed entertainment, is a unit of Viacom (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA), a leading content company with prominent and respected film, television and digital entertainment brands. Paramount controls a collection of some of the most powerful brands in filmed entertainment, including Paramount Pictures, Paramount Animation, Paramount Vantage, Paramount Classics, Insurge Pictures, MTV Films, and Nickelodeon Movies. PPC operations also include Paramount Famous Productions, Paramount Home Media Distribution, Paramount Pictures International, Paramount Licensing Inc., and Paramount Studio Group.
This position is responsible for providing oversight and is a key member of the team that conducts energy savings capital improvement projects and continuous process improvements activities. 
Responsibilities to include, but not limited to:

Directs the conceptual design of electrical energy engineering projects, while also investigating and resolving problems within scope of work or cost issues of major facility infrastructure upgrades and replacement projects
Supervisory/management responsibilities and will manage project budget on highly technical and complex projects
Design development, energy modeling, and life cycle costs projections of the facilities electrical machinery that support the infrastructure, support services, and production needs
Develop, plan and implement goals and objectives for the Engineering Department energy initiates, electrical infrastructure and maintenance including reduction of operational costs
Prepare the financial and performance justifications (payback analysis, ROI, IRR) for projects in conjunction with Finance group
Develop and submit Capital funding requests
Coordinate electrical energy engineering activities with other departments, divisions and external utility entities; provide responsible advice and counsel to other Paramount entities
Work with management team to define long-term electrical systems infrastructure requirements, serving office, stage, post-production, and information technology systems
Lead in establishing Paramount's equipment and building ECM (Energy Conservation Measures) specifications and standards
Work with cross-functional team to determine Paramount's sustainability goals
Review and analyze electrical engineering documents and plans, vendor specifications and installation methodologies; project schedules and costs
Ensure all Planning and Development design documents conform to standards, reflect the intent of design and are accurate as-builts
Ensure that the utilities and infrastructure continues to perform as designed thru continuous process improvement energy audits and monthly reporting of energy usage
Change agent to utilize corrective, preventative and predictive maintenance as key driver for capital investment, as well as to alignment investment with Paramount business objectives
Define key metrics for operational energy usage and implement a cross functional reporting tool in conjunction with key energy engineering staff that is fully automate

Basic Qualifications

Minimum 10 years practical experience in electrical energy systems and building electrical systems
Minimum 10 years practical experience in campus environment energy systems
B.S. in Electrical Engineering or Energy Related field of study

Additional Qualifications

Broad-based knowledge of energy savings methodologies, project management, commercial building design, construction, and maintenance with a strong background in utility and infrastructure equipment and systems, control systems, including building management system interfaces, and technical power systems
Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Access, Word, Internet Explorer, Outlook, Powerpoint, Sharepoint and Autodesk AutoCad
Proficient in understanding, designs, applications and operations of:

Electrical systems one-lines, control diagrams and schematics
Electrical building infrastructure systems, High, medium and low voltage systems, Stand-bys and emergency power systems
Fault current calculations
Title 24 calculations, Voltage drop calculations
Motor control systems
Lighting and lighting control systems
Underground distribution systems
High-resistance, ground fault, and technical grounding systems
Specification writing and interpretation
Construction/electrical/mechanical drawings
Construction budgeting and control
Change order management
Possess a thorough understanding of Six Sigma methodologies
Energy Management Certification
LEED Accreditation

Eligibility requirements:

Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered
Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

34 days 7 hours ago

Paramount Pictures Corporation


Director, Electrical Engineering - Energy Paramount Pictures Corporation - Hollywood, CA, United States


Location: Hollywood, CA

Company Profile:
Paramount Pictures Corporation is a global producer and distributor of filmed entertainment, with robust and multi-faceted divisions across all areas including digital, home entertainment, network and cable television distribution, studio operations, and consumer products and recreation. A unit of the leading global entertainment content company, Viacom, Paramount is part of a family of prominent and respected brands including MTV Networks and BET Networks