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Electrical Commissioning Engineer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : SO_93734NYMM
  • Location: USA, New York
  • Sector: Design & Engineering, Building Services, Built Environment
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 06/09/2016
This vacancy has now expired.

Spencer Ogden is seeking a skilled electrical commissioning engineer to work on a wide variety of construction projects.


*Prepare basic deliverables and products including calculations, drawings, scheduling plans and specifications.
*Ability to evaluate fundamental engineering guidelines, code compliance requirements and industry standards.
*Examine field conditions as required to support development and completion of projects.
*Good working knowledge of general building construction including engineered systems is essential.
*Ability to handle multiple assignments simultaneously.
*Work well with others and be part of a project team.
*Attend meetings with Project Managers, architects, owners and building managers to discuss future and or current projects.
*Assist in the preparation of commissioning specifications and basis of design documents.
*Assist during design and submittal reviews.
*Assist the functional testing and verification of equipment and systems in the field.
*Assist in developing proposals and responses to RFPs on commissioning projects.
*Assist in the documentation processes and assist in the development of procedures related to commissioning activities.
*Travel out of state periodically will be required.
*Project management, ability to meet deliverable timeline, customer expectations and project fiscal requirements.


The successful candidate will possess 7+ years' experience with a consulting engineering firm, contractor, or a commissioning firm. A Professional Engineering (PE) degree or on the path to a PE is a plus. Experience or familiarity with electrical testing, electrical testing equipment and electrical commissioning requirements are expected. The candidate will have a thorough understanding and knowledge of electrical systems, electrical engineering industry; possess strong oral and written communication skills and can work with computer based tools for execution and management of commission and construction activities. Experience with sustainable design practices or facilities operations is also a plus. Candidate must possess understanding of MEP building systems while specializing in Electrical systems.


Bachelor's Degree from an accredited construction or engineering program

About Us:

Spencer Ogden is the global energy, engineering and infrastructure recruiter of choice. By providing end to end full project life-cycle services across a range of sectors, we are able to offer a unique 360 degree service to our clients. With a strong presence in key locations, we are strategically placed to accommodate the needs of clients and candidates alike. Since 2010, our wealth of expertise and influence in over 10 sectors has enabled us to successfully exceed our clients' expectations on time, every time. We represent professionals at all levels and recruit for clients internationally within:
Oil and Gas, Power Generation, Nuclear, Renewable Smart Energy, Finance, Mining, Rail, Automotive, and Built Environment

As a company we are committed to delivering high quality candidates to our clients and providing a world-class service by investing in the best people, infrastructure, services and training. We have established an innovative culture and new way of recruiting that has been recognized by multiple awards and accreditations, including: 'The Queen's Award for Enterprise: International Trade', IS09001, 'International Growth Business of the Year' at the 2014 National Business Awards, Sunday Times 'Fast Track 100' company and a Sunday Times 'International Track 200' company.

Spencer Ogden is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.