Project Engineer Commissioning- Richmond, VA

  • Internship
  • Richmond ( Contra Costa )

Job description

SourceOne is a leading energy management and consulting firm that supports its customers in making their energy more sustainable, reliable, and cost effective through energy management, engineering, and energy efficiency solutions. SourceOne's clients include real estate developers & property managers, data centers, biotech firms, financial and educational institutions, municipalities, manufacturers and telecommunications companies. For these entities SourceOne provides energy related due diligence, power master planning, utility coordination, commissioning, and power/commodity analysis/purchasing support as well as infrastructure development services including central plant and combined heat and power plant design and installation. SourceOne is actively seeking an energetic and self-motivated professional to join our New York, NY location as a Commissioning Engineer.
The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a dynamic, entrepreneurial, fast paced environment and will have the following responsibilities and qualifications:

• Commission electrical and mechanical distribution equipment in a variety of environments, including:
o Mission critical facilities (e.g. data centers)
o Central boiler and chiller plants
o Small power generation and cogeneration stations (up to 100 MW)

• Identify and assemble required documentation, drawings, and data from clients, vendors, and contractors
• Develop building-specific commissioning plans
• Schedule and lead commissioning meetings including proper documentation
• Develop and/or review factory witness test procedures for major equipment
• Attend factory witness tests and provide detailed report identifying deficiencies
• Submit progress reports and commissioning meeting notes to the project and facility manager
• Perform physical testing of electrical/mechanical equipment and record using test instrumentation
• Respond to customer inquiries in a manner that exceeds the customer's expectations

Ideal candidate profile

Qualifications :

Education and Experience:
• Bachelor's degree in engineering with 5-10 years of experience in preferably electrical/mechanical/controls engineering, energy services, plant operations, or related field; OR
• Minimum of 10 years of experience as service technician, controls installer, commissioning agent, or construction manager with experience with building controls, test and balance, design, construction and/or maintenance of building systems
• Knowledgeable with common electrical, mechanical, and controls-related building equipment, including:
• Uninterruptible power supplies
• Low and medium-voltage electrical switchgear
• Automatic transfer switches
• Static transfer switches
• Power distribution units
• Backup generators
• Gas turbines
• Reciprocating engines
• Steam turbines
• Selective catalytic reduction systems
• Chillers (electric, absorption, and steam-driven mechanical)
• Boilers (steam and hot water)
• Heat recovery steam generators
• Pumps
• Air handling units
• Computer room air conditioning units
• Computer room air handlers
• Cooling towers
• Building management systems
• Organized, detail-oriented, analytical, proactive, energetic, problem solver
• Excellent communication and relationship skills
• Effective written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
• Ability to travel and work independently
• Experience in mission critical facility commissioning essential
• Building management and distributed control system experience a plus
• Metering experience a plus