Career Listings

“The career listing on the website turned out to be a tremendous success. I’ve hired one individual as a result of it and I’ve also got an offer on the table for another. Listing on the BCxA site gave me a much more focused audience for my needs, and the quality of those three individuals was superb. The BCxA ad was a great value and I will certainly continue to use the website to post my career listings in the future.”

David Karlovich, Sunbelt Engineering, Jacksonville, FL

Postings

Employment opportunities in the commissioning industry. To place a classified ad on this page, use the Insertion Order for Classified Ads. For more information, email info@bcxa.org.



Commissioning Agent

HEERY INTERNATIONAL | Los Angeles, CA

Heery International seeks a Commissioning Agent with proven construction project experience to support various ground up public institutional projects in Los Angeles, CA.
Heery International seeks to hire a Commissioning Agent (CxA) with proven MEP construction project experience to support ground up, public institutional and commercial projects in California. The candidate will demonstrate strong self-motivation, excellent communication skills and an understanding of mechanical and/or electrical building systems and construction processes. The Commissioning Agent will provide project support to complete commissioning activities under the direction and oversight of the Project Commissioning Manager for multiple commissioning appointments from concept design through functional testing of systems to post occupancy verification. The position provides strong potential for on job training and professional growth. The Commissioning Agent (CxA) verifies and validates that designed, installed and tested plant and equipment satisfies the environmental performance criteria specified and meets the client’s operational needs through all modes of operation. The CxA is an objective, third party Building Services advocate and acts in a staff advisory capacity of the Owner who exercises discretion and independent thought in fulfilling the role. Will report to the Senior Commissioning Agent and Operations Manager. Provide commissioning related services and QA/QC on project sites as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

3-5 years of MEP experience in the construction industry, building commissioning process, MEP install and start-up, BAS Controls or facilities management operations.

Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering is preferred.

CA CCP, CEM, and LEED accreditation, or a P.E. in M/E and OSHA 10 safety certifications all beneficial.

Please apply directly via our Heery career page:
Heery International, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, or protected Veteran status.


Commissioning Project Manager

Kane Consulting Partnership | North Vancouver, BC Canada

Kane Consulting is a sustainability consulting firm specializing in helping to build and operate better, smarter buildings. Our focus is developing strong relationships with our clients by delivering the highest quality of work.

If you are a technical and passionate individual with great communication skills, an ability to work independently and a “can do” attitude, come join our team. The position contains significant site work throughout Metro Vancouver and the candidate will work independently and remotely for periods of time.

Scope & Responsibilities:
New Construction Commissioning
• Develop commissioning documents including the Owner’s Project Requirements (OPR), Commissioning Plan & Report, and Systems Manual.
• Perform submittal reviews against OPR and Basis of Design, and conduct construction document design reviews.
• Complete field reviews independently.
• Draft functional performance test procedures, and conduct on-site functional performance testing of HVAC&R, domestic hot water, lighting & lighting controls and BAS.
• Review BAS trend logs to validate ongoing performance
• Draft final commissioning reports and systems manual reports.

Existing Building Commissioning & Energy Audits
• Perform re/retro-commissioning investigations and energy audits including site visits, targeted functional performance testing, and review BAS trend-logs and programming.
• Identify energy saving opportunities, and perform energy calculations and cost/benefit analyses.
• Implement ongoing commissioning plans, complete reviews of energy data, maintenance logs, and BAS trend-logs.

Desired Qualifications:
• University degree or technical diploma in engineering, engineering technology, or building science.
• Minimum 5 years directly related experience.
• Hands-on technical skills.
• Familiar with commissioning processes as outlined by ASHRAE, LEED, BCxA, NEBB, and others.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
• Self-motivated – ability to work on your own with minimal supervision.

Send resume in pdf format to careers@kane-consulting.ca, include “Commissioning Project Manager Position” and your name in the subject line. For complete job description see website – http://kane-consulting.ca.


Building Systems Engineer

Aramark Engineering Solution | New York, NY

Aramark Engineering Solutions (ES) provides a variety of architectural and engineering consulting services including energy management, capital project management and building commissioning for educational, cultural, government, healthcare, and private institutions. This talented team uniquely positions Aramark to assist clients in assuring that their assets are optimized and their costs appropriately managed. We offer a unique environment that fosters individual growth and rewards performance. A commitment to excellence is deeply rooted in a strong sense of tradition in the market place. You’ll be working with a dynamic team with an impressive track record with $7 Billion in projects commissioned, $3 Billion in capital projects managed and over $400 million in energy savings.

Position Description:
Responsible for supporting the Commissioning Program execution for multiple client sites primarily within the NY Region.

Scope of Role:
Lead engineer responsible for the execution of the commissioning tasks on various projects.

Key Responsibilities:
• Lead the client relationship on high profile accounts
• Provide expert subject matter knowledge in support of project needs.
• Manage the proposed service within the approved budget with the manpower assigned to exceed client’s expectations
• Support service requests for technical expertise as it pertains to satisfying client goals and service commitments
• Lead client meetings and demonstrate expert level of technical capabilities
• Technically lead the execution of building commissioning projects
• Review HVAC, controls and/or electrical plans and specifications
• Participate in commissioning meetings
• Perform submittals reviews
• Complete commissioning test forms and equipment checklists
• Independently, perform field inspections, equipment startups, test and balance activities, and functional performance tests
• Prepare commissioning reports and maintain commissioning issues lists
• Responsible for the technical quality and accuracy of work provided
• Responsible for personal time management on assigned projects
• Planning for project activities and keeping accurate records of project activities
• Communication with other staff including Engineers and Administration Staff

Qualifications:
• Bachelor of Science in an Engineering or Technical Related Field
• Commissioning Certification Preferred (BCA, ASHRAE, UoW or AEE)
• 6+ years of experience in the building systems industry or with the identification, analysis, and/or implementation of energy efficiency projects or programs is preferred with a minimum of 4 years of direct commissioning industry experience.

Interested candidates should forward resumes to spor-jodie@aramark.com or apply directly online here.

 


Arizona Commissioning Technician

ETC Group | Tempe, AZ

ETC Group is an international energy efficiency consulting firm. Established in 1988, we currently have offices in, Salt Lake City, Utah (Headquarters), Tempe, Arizona, Las Vegas Nevada, Macau, China, and Singapore.

Our mission is to deliver energy efficiency to our clients. We specifically focus on providing energy analysis, commissioning, monitoring based commissioning, turn-key projects, and fault detection software. Our clients include some of the largest healthcare providers, casino operators, and medical manufacturing companies in the world. And we’re growing!

We’re currently looking for a commissioning technician that goes beyond the checklists but is interested in digging deeper to find out how to improve the facility operation..

Responsibilities
● Manage project execution
● Customizing standard commissioning procedures for use on specific facilities
● Execute field testing of HVAC equipment as part of our commissioning process
● Analyzing mechanical equipment through the BAS or monitoring and analytics software such as SkySpark
● Analyzing and trouble-shooting mechanical systems
● Documenting commissioning results
● Coordinating corrections of deficiencies with the project team
● Writing and delivering commissioning reports

Required Qualifications
● Associates degree in a technical field
● 5+ years’ experience in a related commercial building or industrial field
● Competency with Microsoft O365 platform
● Effective working in a collaborative team environment

Desired Qualifications
● 5 years of experience in the HVAC industry as either a mechanic, controls technician, or a balancer
● Strong listening, communication and writing skills
● Critical thinker and problem solver
● Certified Commissioning Technician (CxT)

Location
This position is based out of our Tempe, Arizona office.

To Apply
Please send a cover letter and resume to hr@etcgrp.com. Please include “Arizona Commissioning Technician” in the subject line.


Senior Commissioning Authority

Guttmann & Blaevoet Consulting Engineers | San Francisco, CA

Guttmann & Blaevoet is innovative, award winning design firm with exceptional working environment. We are currently looking for a talented and motivated individual to join our commissioning team.

If you are knowledgeable and passionate individual with positive attitude, great communication skills, and ability to work with a multi-disciplined team in a deadline driven environment, come and join our team!

Scope & Responsibilities:
-Manage multiple commissioning projects, including client interface, team coordination, and schedule & budget management.
-Contribute to improving commissioning processes and creating best practices.
-Perform detailed engineering peer reviews of construction documents.
-Perform technical analysis necessary to interpret building operation.
-Communicate to wide range of client stakeholders.
-Work effectively as a team member.
-Develop commissioning plans, reports, pre-functional and functional test procedures.
-Perform jobsite observations and field testing.

Required Qualifications:
-5+ years of professional working experience, preferably as a Cx or CxA, or in the MEP consulting environment
-Bachelor degree in Engineering or comparable experience.
-Understanding of HVAC and electrical system design and operation.
-Experience in the construction industry.
-Ability to travel for client engagements.
-Ability to climb ladders and safely get around construction sites.
-Reliable transportation.

Desired Qualifications:
-PE accreditation
-Recognized Building Commissioning Certification
-Knowledge of applicable codes, standards: CEC Title 24, CalGreen, ASHRAE, etc.

We offer competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, dental, long term disability, vision, cafeteria plan, commuter check and 401k; and more importantly, a place where your contribution is valued and rewarded.

To apply: Please send your resume, cover letter, and salary history to hr@gb-eng.com.
Please no phone calls.


Senior Commissioning Authority

Ambient Energy, Inc. | San Francisco, CA

Ambient Energy is a socially responsible third-party consulting firm specializing in commissioning, energy analysis, and sustainable design. Our team works with owners, architects, and contractors to push limits in the design, construction, and operations of high-performance buildings. Headquartered in Denver, we are adding a seasoned commissioning engineer to independently lead projects from our San Francisco office. If this fits you, apply now:

Motivated…by our vision to improve the social and environmental impact of buildings by ensuring they work properly, are thermally
comfortable, and save energy
Innovative…develop and identify opportunities for improvements and best practices
Technical…have industry experience to provide great technical reviews for the team and responses to project team questions; experienced in
mechanical and electrical design, building controls, and energy efficiency
Organized…experienced in managing project budgets and schedules, developing proposals and scopes of work

Requirements
• 4+ years of professional experience working as a Commissioning Engineer or MEP Design Engineer
• Experience with site inspections and functional testing
• Experience working with clients and contractors, managing project deliverables and budgets
• Technical knowledge and understanding of HVAC, HVAC controls and electrical systems
• Demonstrated technical review, writing, and editing skills
• Approximately 10%-25% travel in the West/Mountain West regions
• BS in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or related discipline required

Enhancement Options:
• PE, MS in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering, CxA, CCP or QCxP.
• Experience working on official LEED projects
• Energy Audits/Energy simulation/modeling experience
• Participating in business development and proposals

We offer: competitive salary, health, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance, 401k plan with company match, flexible work schedules, telecommuting 2 days per week, paid time off, personal development time/budget, paid volunteer time, healthy snacks, and the opportunity to impact and shape the future of the built world!

Send resume and cover letter to christina@ambient-e.com or apply on our website at www.ambient-e.com.