Mechanical Building Systems Engineer – Commissioning Specialist

Mechanical Building Systems Engineer – Commissioning Specialist

Full Time, Permanent
Posted 1 year ago

Job description

Permanent and full-time, in our Ottawa’s office

Your role

  • Oversee the commissioning process from design phase to the end of the first operation year of the building
  • Demonstrate to the owner that the functional performance of the mechanical systems is successfully obtained.
  • Write the commissioning specifications
  • Review the construction documents to validate that the documentation is complete, the system performance, reliability, durability, accessibility, maintenance, and operational efficiency, under all operating conditions, the protection of health, well-being, safety, and comfort of the occupants and operation and maintenance personnel are respected
  • Organize commissioning meetings with the owner, the engineers, the contractor and subcontractors
  • Produce the systems test procedures based on the building sequences of operation, and perform the testing and documentation on site
  • Produce the commissioning issues list and follow up with the contractor
  • Write the final commissioning report
  • Represent the firm in the Ottawa area and develop the market in its respective sector of activity
  • Maintain good relationships with current clients, but also be on the lookout for potential business opportunities and know how to seize them


Your profile

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering specializing in Building systems (member of PEO) or a technical degree in Building Systems
  • Ten (10)years of experience in commissioning of building systems
  • Flexible, ability to work independently or as part of a team, leadership skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills to maintain and develop good business relationships with clients
  • Proficient in English, both spoken and written
  • Asset – Proficient in French
  • Asset – Experience in building controls
  • Asset – Commissioning certification (ASHRAE BCxP or AEE CBCP)


What we offer

  • Dynamic work environment in an expanding firm
  • Flexible summer schedule all year long
  • Competitive salary
  • Complete range of benefits
  • Valuable coaching through our mentoring program
  • Ongoing training program within the work environment


BPA welcomes and encourages applications form people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

We want to thank everyone who applies to this position. However, only those retained will be contacted.




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