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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.


Senior Commissioning Oversight Manager, BGIS, Ottawa, ON
Building Systems Engineer, MaGrann Associates , Various Locations
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


Senior Commissioning Oversight Manager

BGIS | Ottawa, ON

SUMMARY
The Senior Commissioning Oversight Manager oversees multiple teams delivering a commissioning oversight program to ensure the quality and effective integration of projects into building operations and maintenance. The Senior Commissioning Oversight Manager manages all aspects of the commissioning oversight services for the PDS & OPDS projects.

KEY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

People Leadership
Demonstrates strong, competent leadership for team members to guide them in reaching their full potential and meeting their objectives, which supports achievement of our corporate goals. Specifically, these responsibilities include but not limited to:

• Full involvement with recruiting talent
• Provides mentoring, coaching and guidance to all team members
• Works with the team to ensure continuous improvement of commissioning oversight service delivery.
• Ability to interact with other internal departmental leads.

Commissioning Oversight Service Delivery
• Coordinates both programs of project work i.e. Project Delivery Services – PDS (<$1M) & Optional Project Delivery Services – OPDS (> $1M)
• First point of contact with Project Directors of the PDS & OPDS program and with Portfolio Managers (Property Management Services – PMS).
• Single point of accountability for commissioning, the Commissioning Oversight Program & the Commissioning Oversight Managers and Specialists.
• Ensures consistency with CSA Z320 – Building Commissioning Standard & PSPC commissioning policy & guidance documents.
• Monitors and trains Commissioning Oversight teams to ensure commissioning activities are performed according to the Commissioning Oversight Program.

KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS
• University degree in related field, engineering preferred
• 10+ years’ experience in Building Maintenance Operations preferred
• Building Automatization Control, design and construction industry experience considered an asset
• Strong writing and verbal communication skills
• Effective public speaking skills
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
• Ability to develop, analyze and understand complex processes
• Previous Management experience is considered an asset.
• Bilingualism is considered an asset

Licenses and/or Professional Accreditation
• Certified Commissioning Professional (CCP) or equivalent certification considered an asset

Link to career site:
https://www.bgis.com/ca/careers.htm


Building Systems Engineer

MaGrann Associates | Various Locations

MaGrann Associates is an innovative leader, offering best in class services in design engineering for high performing and green building consulting. We are headquartered in Mount Laurel, NJ with offices in Philadelphia, New York City, Washington, DC and Columbus, Ohio, and with operations throughout the Mid-Atlantic region.

MaGrann Associates is looking for a Building Systems Engineer to join our team of dedicated, mission-driven professionals and focus on developing and implementing high value commissioning services and processes for our New Construction and Existing Multifamily Projects. This professional will work with design and construction teams to ensure that installed equipment and systems are functioning at the optimal efficiency level and meeting owner’s needs.

Primary Responsibilities:
• Work with MaGrann’s in-house design and audit teams to develop commissioning processes that provide exceptional value to our clients.
• Assist design and construction teams by reviewing equipment submittals and shop drawings for overall compliance with the design intent, owner’s project goals, code requirements and functional testing processes.
• Organize and lead on-site construction contractors’ commissioning of HVAC, lighting, and control systems.
• Prepare accurate and timely progress reports to communicate commissioning progress and issues with project time.
• Develop and write clear and concise commissioning plans and reports.
• Perform retro commissioning and diagnostic work to assist our clients in maximizing the performance of systems in existing buildings.
• Mentor others in the roles and responsibilities of building commissioning.
• Manage multiple projects, ensuring that established schedules are being met and MaGrann’s clients are receiving world class customer service.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering/Architecture degree with 3 years of related
experience – or – Certified Energy Manager –or- 2 year Associates Degree with 5 years of related
experience
• Commissioning Certification a plus
• Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook)
• Knowledge of HVAC engineering theories and methodologies
• Knowledge of building automation and controls
• Knowledge of design documents
• Reliable travel abilities

Work Environment:
• The position will be based in Mount Laurel, NJ. MaGrann strives to provide a stimulating,
collaborative, blame-free, high accountability work environment to each of our colleagues. The
Building Systems Engineer will be located at MaGrann’s LEED Certified Mount Laurel, NJ Office,
maintaining a balance of roughly 70% office – 30 % field.

Personal Qualities:
• Excellent communicator – written and oral
• Well-developed interpersonal skills
• Admirable time management skills and managing multiple projects
• Self-motivated and driven by a mission of providing safe, comfortable, affordable, sustainable
places to live and work are welcome.

Contact: Victoria Santiago – HR Recruiter
Send resume to victoriasantiago@gmail.com
Website: www.magrann.com
Phone: 856-813-8766


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.