Commissioning Manager

The Walsh Group New York, NY

Walsh is searching for a Commissioning Manager for the LaGuardia Redevelopment project located in New York, NY.

The successful Commissioning Manager candidate must have a strong background and track record in MEP systems, Commissioning Management, and demonstrate that they can take a lead in the commissioning strategy, process, driving and motivating the on-site teams of contractors to meet the program initiatives and milestones.

Walsh is a rapidly growing, highly diversified construction company, and we constantly seek builders and business people to join our industry-leading team. Walsh employees are "built to succeed" - competitive entrepreneurs with strong character who are energized by working on a team to meet challenges and are willing to take risks after careful planning. There are many compelling reasons why exceptional people should consider a career with our company:

* Challenging, complex projects

* Creative and innovative problem-solving environment

* Supportive, communicative managers who reward your success

* Opportunities for growth, training, and development

* Flexibility to build what you want, where you want


* Leads the management interfaces with Client, Consortium, and Third parties during testing and commissioning phase

* Responsible to implement and execute a strategic startup and commissioning plan.

* Manage interfaces with the LaGuardia project Team (Project Manager, Superintendents, and Quality Assurance Manager) subcontractors/vendors and the owner during testing and commissioning phase

* Provide hands-on field expert level support of construction and functional testing phases of new or newly renovated building commissioning projects Experience in developing and implementing detailed commissioning execution plans and schedules

* Lead the investigative and troubleshooting of commissioning projects to identify deficiencies and appropriate solutions

* Lead client meetings at high profile accounts and demonstrate appropriate level of technical capabilities.

* Direct the organization and preparation of the project through assembling needed project information, tools and work documents to industry standards in timely manner

* Troubleshoot system operational issues that impact system operation and energy efficiency

* Oversee and perform Field Observations to meet the proposal and client expectations

* Perform design reviews at various stages of design development

* Review and confirm Basis of Design (BOD) and Owner Project Requirements (OPR)

* Perform submittals reviews and prepare commissioning test forms and equipment checklists

* Perform field inspections, equipment startups, test and balance activities, and functional performance tests

* Prepare commissioning reports and maintain commissioning issues lists


* Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Building or Construction related field

* Minimum of 5 - 7 years of experience serving as a key member of the building commissioning team drafting and executing functional performance tests

* Experience working on aviation or transportation projects is preferred

* Strong knowledge of building automation systems, air distribution systems, and water distribution systems.

* Strong understanding and test and balancing procedure and requirements

* Strong knowledge of electrical and emergency power systems

* Strong knowledge of domestic, storm, and sanitary water systems

* Worked on a multiple LEED certified projects directly in the commissioning role.

* Proven track record of delivering assigned projects

* Strong problem solving, communication and collaborative team building skills

* Experienced in using cloud based commissioning software

* Proficiency in Microsoft Office Software: Excel, Word, Power Point

Equal Opportunity Employer, Disability / Veteran