Commissioning Agent - Portland, OR

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As a Commissioning Agent, your responsibilities will include (but may not be limited to): 
Perform design reviews, submittal reviews, and develop specifications, pre-functional checklists, and functional performance tests. Conduct energy audits and retro-commissioning.
 
The successful candidate will have: 

  • 2 or more years of experience in commissioning, mechanical design, test & balance, or programming of HVAC controls.
  • Strong knowledge of building systems including mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and direct digital control systems.
  • The physical ability to conduct field work including climbing ladders, walk on roofs, and maneuver through construction sites in a safe manner. 
  • Thorough understanding of construction documents including drawings and specifications. 
  • Experience in the functional testing of pumps, chillers, cooling towers, boilers, air handling systems, radiant floor, venturi valves, fume hoods, lighting controls, and backup power systems.
  • Experience in developing project-specific commissioning plans, pre-functional checklists, and functional performance tests.
  • Willingness to travel out of the Portland metro area (overnight to conduct field work) up to 40% of the time. 
     

Preferred qualifications for this role will include: 

  • A BS degree in mechanical engineering or a minimum of 4 years’ experience in the field
  • PE License (or interest in obtaining)
  • Commissioning certification from BCxA, ACG, or ASHRAE or interest in obtaining within 6 months of employment.
  • Previous experience in retro-commissioning and energy audits.
  • Experience in the commissioning of laboratories, office buildings, higher education, mission critical, K-12 and other commercial facilities. 
  • Experience with other building systems such as backup power, fire alarm, security systems, energy metering, and photovoltaic energy systems. 

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Interface Engineering Benefits Overview

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