Provides company decision logic, design input and technical support for store refrigeration and HVAC systems. Supports internal design teams for new store growth initiatives, collaborates within the energy management team on energy reduction initiatives, maintenance reduction and general value engineering initiatives aimed at continuous building improvement. Owns coordination of technical data associated with refrigeration with architecture and engineering, energy management, facility maintenance, construction teams and national account refrigeration manufacturers.
Position will manage vendor schedule and equipment coordination on all new development projects in support of the new store and remodel opening plans. (ex. 1,000+ New, 750 Remodels annually)
Supports refrigeration and HVAC needs for four current DG prototypes and the DG Market legacy prototype.
Work Experience and/or Education
Bachelor and/or Master degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering preferred or 3-5 years of relevant industry work experience. Experience in grocery and / or retail sector is a plus. Strong knowledge of building and construction methodologies, and refrigeration codes and compliance regulations. Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office software and working knowledge of SLM (Store Lifecycle Management) or equivalent project management tools.