Job ID: 40587
Location: 4 World Trade Center
This position is with the Office of Sustainability (OS), the department that leads Agency sustainability policy, target-setting, reporting, and project/program development and implementation. The Port Authority is the first US transportation agency to align with the Paris Climate Agreement in 2018, and to adopt a 50 percent by 2030 and net-zero greenhouse gas reduction target in 2021 to align with goals of the U.S. federal government. This position will play an instrumental role in helping the Agency achieve its climate action ambitions by developing and implementing programs and projects that directly reduce agency greenhouse gas emissions. This role involves tracking and vetting innovations in the sustainability and energy space to determine applications within Port Authority business lines, and implementing change management efforts, as needed.
Reporting to the Technical Solutions Lead, the selected candidate will serve as Project Manager, Technical Solutions supporting the development and implementation of energy and decarbonization programs. Projects will include energy efficiency, renewable energy, water conservation, distributed generation, solar, central plant decarbonization and energy storage. The incumbent will be responsible for tracking technological and regulatory developments that will have an impact on the net zero projects the Port Authority is pursuing.
This position provides an opportunity for a highly competent, creative, driven candidate to interface with various Port Authority departments and learn about energy, water and decarbonization technology and strategies through planned implementation at the agency’s NY and NJ facilities. The assignment will also aid the agency by advancing other beneficial energy-related projects and promote advanced energy and utility management practices.
Please note, Sustainability Project Manager, Technical Solutions will be the working title. The official title reflected in the system will be Project Manager.
Candidates must present the following qualifications to be considered eligible for this position:
Ideal candidates will present the following profile:
Compensation & Benefits
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey offers a competitive salary, an outstanding benefits package and a professional environment that supports development and recognizes achievement.
How To Apply
Interested candidates should apply to this job by clicking on the Apply Now button and submitting a combined cover letter and resume. The Port Authority of NY & NJ welcomes veteran and military spouse applications.
Only applicants under consideration will be contacted.
About The Port Authority
Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency's network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than $23 billion in annual wages and $80 billion in annual economic activity. The Port Authority also owns and manages the 16-acre World Trade Center site, where the 1,776-foot-tall One World Trade Center is now the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey/Port Authority Trans-Hudson (PATH) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.