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Consumers Energy ENGINEER II in Multiple Locations|Jackson, Michigan

Join the diverse and dynamic team that powers Michigan's largest energy provider and one of the nation's largest gas and electric combination utilities. Consumers Energy services 6.7 million of Michigan's 10 million residents - caring for our friends and neighbors in all 68 Lower Peninsula counties. We embrace a cleaner and leaner utility vision focused on eliminating energy waste and adding renewable energy from sources such as wind and solar.

At Consumers Energy, we offer more than just a place to work. We foster a culture that supports career development, growth, and stability, and we take pride in offering our co-workers excellent benefits and compensation packages. We are deliberately creating an inclusive culture that makes our diverse team of co-workers feel valued, supported, and empowered every day. We're a company made up of thousands of people, all with different stories to share and work to do, but we stand united in our company purpose: world class performance delivering hometown service.

General Summary

The Electric Contract Strategy group is part of the Contracts and Settlements organization within Electric Grid Integration and is responsible for implementing the Company's Clean Energy Plan including 1) competitive solicitations for the procurement of wholesale electric generation, 2) negotiations and development of power purchase agreements, and 3) compliance with the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 ("PURPA"). This position is responsible for supporting various renewable energy plan and reconciliation regulatory filings by drafting testimony and conducting and reviewing foundational engineering and economic analyses. In addition, this position will support the implementation of renewable energy solicitations and the Company's reneable energy supply strategy by provide engineering, analytical, administration, and negotation support.

Job Description/Responsiblities

  • Conduct and review foundational economic analysis

  • Support regulatory filings and reporting

  • Provide analytical support of commercial solicitations and negotiations

  • Support renewable energy supply strategy and experimental advanced renewable program


  • Foundational economic modeling and analytical skills

  • Clear and concise (verbal and written) communication skills

  • Ability to both work independently and work well with various departments

  • Attention to detail

  • Problem solving skills


    A Bachelor’s degree in Engineering

    At least 1 year of applied ABET engineering experience.

    Essential Functions

    Conduct and review foundational economic analysis, support regulatory filings and reporting, and provide analytical support of commercial solicitations and negotiations.

    Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

All qualified applicants will not be discriminated against and will receive consideration for employment without regard to protected veteran status, disability, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.