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.


Associate Director for Automation Services, University of Virginia , Charlottesville, VA
Commissioning, SystemWorks LLC , West Des Moines, IA
Sr. Life-Cycle Building Commissioning Program Manager, UC San Diego , San Diego, CA
Commissioning Agent, The Greenbusch Group , Seattle, WA
Mid-Level Commissioning & Energy Engineer, Baumann Consulting Inc. , Washington, D.C. & Chicago, IL
Commissioning Agent (Entry Level), Design Management Services, Inc. , Rockaway, NJ /Remotely
Mechanical Engineering Construction Specialist, Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr & Huber, Inc. , Ann Arbor, Lansing, or Novi, Michigan


Associate Director for Automation Services

University of Virginia | Charlottesville, VA

UVA’s Facilities Management is hiring an Associate Director for Automation Services. The position provides leadership, strategic planning, and program management of the Automation Services team responsible for planning, design, installation, renewal and maintenance of building automation system (BAS) controls in new construction, major and minor renovation projects, and existing buildings and infrastructure. Responsibilities include strategic planning, enterprise management, directing BAS programs and projects, managing BAS operation and maintenance, leading and developing teams, developing and managing construction budgets, administering team budgets, and partnering with other teams to advance sustainability and organizational goals. The individual in this position must have strong leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills; extensive technical knowledge and expertise; and the ability to form collaborative partnerships with project managers, consultants, contractors, and facilities staff.

Sustainability is a strong focus and the individual in this position will work with the sustainability group to ensure control strategies and HVAC systems are implemented in a way that reduces energy consumption and provides for the best life cycle operation.

Candidates will have a record of creative, inspiring, and accomplished leadership in complex environments with a commitment to advancing the organization’s goals. Candidates must have at least 7 years experience in the field of building automation systems; operations and management; building mechanical, electrical or controls; complex industrial setting, or a similar setting. Candidates will have experience leading and developing teams. They will demonstrate excellent communication, organizational and project management skills with the ability to interface with all levels. A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in engineering, computer science, math, physics or similar field is required. Preferred candidates will be licensed engineers with LEED certification.

Applications include a resume and cover letter. To be considered for this position, applicants must apply through the UVA Workday portal:

https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/UVAJobs/job/Charlottesville-VA/Associate-Director-of-Automation-Services_R0010545

For confidential inquiries contact AJ Davidson at ajh2d@virginia.edu.

Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/c3wbpwq9y62wfx62


Commissioning

SystemWorks LLC | West Des Moines, IA

SystemWorks’ Commissioning team is responsible for ensuring commercial building HVAC and electrical systems are installed, tested and operating in accordance with the design engineer’s plans and Owner’s expectations. We are accepting applications for new commissioning providers to join our growing team. The preferred candidate will have practical, hands-on, experience with commercial building HVAC, electrical, or building automation systems, as an engineer, designer, programmer or installer. A minimum of 5 years’ experience in one of these areas is desired.

Job Description: Lead and manage multiple commissioning (Cx) projects from award through acceptance/occupancy, while maintaining customer satisfaction, quality, schedule and project budget. You will be performing technical design reviews, reviewing installation during construction, writing and performing functional test procedures, preparing technical reports and documentation, and establishing strong relationships with clients, architects, engineers and contractors.

Candidates must have the ability or desire to work in the field performing site visits, inspections and functional testing of commissioned systems – HVAC, Building Automation, Lighting, Electrical, Renewable Energy Systems and more.

Desired Skills and Experience
SystemWorks’ Commissioning Agents have a wide-range of backgrounds, and that is one of our team’s strengths. The ideal candidate will have a combination of five (5) or more years of engineering, HVAC field experience, controls or commissioning work experience.
• 5+ years of experience in the design, installation or start-up of HVAC, electrical, life safety, building automation, lighting, or other building systems
• BS in Engineering, CEM, or a Commissioning Certification is a plus
• Highly motivated to learn more about new HVAC technology and systems.
• Technical writing and communication skills
• Project management experience is preferred
• Strong organizational and time management skills

Commissioning providers are responsible for the following:
• Interpret project specifications to guide the inclusion of commissioning into a project
• Perform design review of project documents for conformance to design requirements and LEED, Green Globes, and other sustainability programs.
• Create functional performance test procedures for building automation, HVAC, domestic hot water, lighting, renewable energy systems, associated controls and other systems and equipment required to be commissioned using our library and software tools
• Perform field inspections, witness equipment startups and test and balance activities.
• Perform field functional performance testing to verify and tune systems for optimum performance
• Prepare deliverables, including technical reports, Cx reports, system manuals, assessments, and more
• Responsible for the technical quality, accuracy, and managerial aspects of Cx projects. Ensure quality and timely commissioning deliverables
• Create and maintain positive professional working relationships with clients, architects, engineers and contractors

Please send resume: cxteam@systemworksllc.com


Sr. Life-Cycle Building Commissioning Program Manager

UC San Diego | San Diego, CA

DEPARTMENT OVERVIEW:
The Campus Sustainability & Life Cycle Building Commissioning Office is responsible for coordination of the campus sustainability program. The Office monitors and reports compliance with State, UC and UCSD sustainability goals and objectives, and acts as the primary sustainability program liaison between the campus and UCOP.

QUALIFICATIONS
• A Bachelor’s Degree in related area with five to ten (5 – 10) years experience working in building commissioning, construction or maintenance and operations of systems including electrical, mechanical, energy management/controls, renewable energy, fire protection, vertical conveyance, plumbing and enclosures; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Advanced Degree preferred.
• Comprehensive project management skills. Experience in all phases of coordinating, performing and/or scheduling building commissioning activities and processes. Advanced skill to multi-task and effectively prioritize large project work.
• Strong working knowledge of U.S. Green Building Council Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification standards and credit requirements, including LEED V.4 (or subsequent versions) commissioning, enhanced commissioning and continuous/ongoing commissioning requirements.
• Proven supervisory experience including but not limited to recommending hires, promotions, classifications, disciplinary, dismissal actions, and evaluating performance.
• Experience managing contractors, project teams and skilled trades workers. Experience maintaining compliance to the agreed-upon project scope of work, schedule and budget.
• Demonstrated experience managing and administering programs including budgeting, planning and supervision of facilities professionals, skilled trades employees and contracted personnel.
• Advanced knowledge and skill regarding specialized research needs in building systems and advanced skill to effectively translate needs to professional architects and engineers.
• Knowledge and understanding of engineering fundamentals with respect to building systems and components.

Apply Online here

Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.


Commissioning Agent

The Greenbusch Group | Seattle, WA

The Greenbusch Group is a multi-disciplinary engineering and consulting firm located in the Interbay neighborhood of Seattle, Washington. The Mechanical Department is seeking a dynamic and energetic individual to fill the position of Commissioning Agent to support a wide variety of interesting projects.

The successful candidate for this position will possess:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field
• 3 to 5 years, minimum, of progressive experience in mechanical systems Commissioning
• Experience with the design and construction of publicly funded projects
• Experience with LEED fundamental and Enhanced Commissioning
• Verified technical experience and education in the design of HVAC and plumbing systems
• Excellent communication skills and knowledge of mechanical systems
• Experience in a professional environment
• Skills with Microsoft Office Software

Pluses include:
• EIT / PE / LEED AP / CCP
• field experience in the A/E/C industry
• proficiency in AutoCAD 2009, or higher, & RevitMEP

The position may, depending on your experience, also include:
• design of HVAC/Plumbing systems
• preparation of drawings to support Project Managers
• writing specifications and reports
• project management

Responsibilities may also include, but are not limited to, field testing / site visits, measurements, system evaluation, data collection, reports, client presentations, and may require considerable physical activity, including accessing roofs and confined spaces, climbing ladders, and lifting and carrying up to 40 lbs of equipment.

This is a permanent full-time position.

We seek a trustworthy, industrious individual who enjoys this work and is looking to join a great team.

Other position details:
• Reports to Department Director
• US Citizenship or appropriate work visa is required.
• Electronic submission of a resume and transcripts should be sent to info@greenbusch.com.

We thank all candidates who apply, however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.
No phone calls or agency solicitations please.


Mid-Level Commissioning & Energy Engineer

Baumann Consulting Inc. | Washington, D.C. & Chicago, IL

Founded in 2006, Baumann is a transatlantic organization with offices in Washington D.C., Chicago and Frankfurt, Germany. Our team works on innovative and high-performance projects for local and global clients. We use cutting edge technology to deliver world-class services.
Baumann Consulting Inc. is looking for Mid-Level Commissioning & Energy Engineers for our Washington, D.C. and Chicago offices.

Job Description and Key Responsibilities
• Lead and execute commissioning projects, condition assessments, and energy audits for new and existing buildings from start to finish.
• Support the development of innovative energy concepts for new and existing buildings.
• Provide project management and coordination on small and medium size projects to meet client expectations for technical excellence, budget and schedule.
• Maintain effective communication with clients, contractors and other project team members.
• Produce summary reports and presentations and deliver them to clients, multidisciplinary project teams and other audiences.
• Support business development activities: networking at industry events, develop and maintain client relationships, preparation of proposals.
Requirements & Qualifications

• Bachelor’s degree or Master of Science (M.S.) in Mechanical Engineering or Architectural Engineering
• 5+ years of relevant experience
• Solid knowledge of mechanical systems and controls required
• Licensed Professional Engineer (P.E.) highly preferred
• One or more of these professional certifications: CEM, CCP, BCxP, BEAP highly preferred

Please apply by sending your resume and cover letter to careers@baumann-us.com.



Commissioning Agent (Entry Level)

Design Management Services, Inc. | Rockaway, NJ /Remotely

The Commissioning Agent (CxA) will be responsible for providing independent review of the work performed by the Design Professionals and Contractor in the design and construction of commercial buildings, as well as operations and maintenance of existing buildings. The responsibilities of the CxA include providing fundamental and enhanced commissioning related tasks, as well as LEED project management services. Candidate can be in any location in the country with easy access to a major airport.

Education and Experience

• Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Electrical engineering and LEED Accreditation;
• Documented Commissioning experience on at least two commercial buildings. The experience must extend from early design to at least 10 months of occupancy.
• At least3 years of experience in consulting as it relates to MEP systems.
• The Commissioning Agent shall meet the requirements and qualifications in compliance with USGBC LEED EA Prerequisite 1: Fundamental Commissioning of Building Energy Systems and be knowledgeable in LEED and Sustainable design criteria.
• Advanced computer skills and must be fluent in Microsoft applications.
• Excellent organizational skills and ability to multi-task.
• Excellent communication skills including superior proofreading and editorial skills.
• Ability to work independently, remotely and as a member of a team.

We offer health insurance, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance. 401k plan with a 4% company match after one (1) year vestment period, 15 days PTO, flexible home office environment, continuing education.

To apply: Please send your resume, cover letter, and salary history to juan@dms.eco


Mechanical Engineering Construction Specialist

Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr & Huber, Inc. | Ann Arbor, Lansing, or Novi, Michigan

Primary Responsibilities
Working closely with contractors and outside design engineers, clients, and other team members. Responsible for leading commissioning projects, including project commissioning meetings on site with clients and contractors, HVAC system installation observation, systems test development and execution, and document preparation. Additional responsibilities include general construction phase coordination and observation of Plumbing, HVAC, boiler, chiller, and control systems. During construction phase, there will be shop drawing submittal review and site inspections with regional travel required.
Essential Functions
• Participate in all aspects of the commissioning process and construction process.
• Lead commissioning projects and perform commissioning tasks.
• Construction observations, review of contract documents and follow-up.
• Develop commissioning checklists, functional tests, and work with contractors for a variety of HVAC and controls systems.
• Interpret results of functional testing.
• Prepare commissioning reports and communicate results of tests.

Minimum Physical Requirements
Occasionally exposed to light lifting, sitting, and walking. Will have normal office working conditions and be required to use a computer. Capable of traveling to and from project sites for observation, investigation, and evaluation. Ability to use various technical equipment for communication and documentation purposes. Visual acuity to perform responsibilities.

Desired Education
Associates or Bachelors

Desired Major
Engineering Technology, HVACR Technology, Mechanical Engineering

Desired Job Experience
• 5 years of related experience in HVAC systems.
• Commissioning experience is a plus.
• A mechanical contractor’s license is a plus.
• Familiarity with AutoCAD or Revit is a plus.
• Understanding of construction documents.
• Prior service technician experience will be considered.

We are an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran status.

Apply for this position at careers@ftch.com
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