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Sustainability Field Engineer- B

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH139113
  • Location: USA, New York
  • Sector: Build, Site Agent and Engineering, Built Environment
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 22/01/2019
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Sustainability Field Engineer

Duties & Responsibilities:
* Work on commissioning projects for new construction and existing building retrofits
* Assist in reviewing construction documents and provide recommendations to improve constructability, IAQ, energy efficiency, and operations
* Research equipment and code requirements
* Review submittals
* Assist in developing testing plans
* Inspect installations of building equipment
* Test HVAC, plumbing and electrical systems and identify operational issues
* Document review comments and inspection findings in issues logs
* Provide written reports for program compliance and ownership review
* Work together with building owners, developers, architects, engineers, and contractors
* Work with internal stakeholders including commissioning project managers, energy modelers, sustainability consultants, etc.

Additional Job Functions may include:
* Energy Code/Green Code plan reviews and inspections
* Aid in the design and oversight of energy efficiency retrofits

Desired Skills & Experience:
* Bachelor's degree in Engineering
* At least 1 years of experience in a related field (building commissioning experience preferred)
* Understanding of building HVAC and Plumbing systems
* Familiarity with LEED Rated Systems
* Proficiency in Microsoft Office Programs (in order of importance Excel, Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint)
* Familiarity with Energy Code and/or ASHRAE standards is a plus

Working Environment:
* Approximately half of the duties will be performed in an office environment. The remainder of the duties will be performed in the field which will involve trips to projects sites for observation and training.

Additional Information:
* Type: Full-time
* Experience: Junior Level
* Functions: Engineering
* Industries: Architecture & Planning, Construction, Design

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