Commissioning Engineer - AP

Datacenter People Dallas, TX, USA - Dallas, TX

Datacenter People is the leading niche executive search and recruiting company in the global datacenter, cloud & internet sectors. We identify & engage hard to find talent, both permanent direct hire & contract/interim. We cover the whole spectrum of the industry, from design & build, engineering & operations, sales and marketing, to management & leadership.

The Position

Provides engineering and technical support to plan, schedule, coordinate and execute full life cycle commissioning of critical facilities. Participates in the MEP design process; witnesses the static and dynamic testing of complex mechanical, electrical and controls systems and operates the system in normal, maintenance and failure modes of operations by performing the following duties.

Key Responsibilities

Performs Test Procedures
Prepare meeting minutes
Work with fundamental test equipment
Interacts with contractors, interprets design and specifications
Knowledge of engineering principles
Basic knowledge of your principle (mechanical or electrical)
Knowledge of electrical or mechanical system from operations point of view
Electrical Discipline should be comfortable working around live components, three phase AC Power Systems and Direct Current (DC) power systems. Mechanical Discipline should be comfortable working with chilled water distribution and commercial HVAC systems
Ability to interact/work professionally with client.
Conducts site observation surveys and prepares field reports on the status of projects and completion of projects with respect to compliance to the plans and specifications.
Prepares punch list reports and determines corrective measures for on-site problems.
Prepares general condition survey reports.
Familiarises oneself with codes, local project regulations, construction practices and the latest equipment functional concepts.
Familiarises oneself and obeys all the projects safety requirements including specific on-site regulations.
Performs routine calculations.
Participates in professional trade associations and societies.
Acts as project coordinator with other field engineers, coordinating printing, presentation and administration procedures.
Reviews shop drawings and submittals.
Develops MEP test procedures.
Develops MEP operating procedures.
Responds to RFI's when requested by PM Team.
Performs various administrative duties.
Performs other duties as assigned.

Bachelor's degree (BA./BSc.) and two to four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Microsoft Word; Microsoft Excel and Deltek.

Ability to travel domestically and internationally as needed.
Note: Please apply with your up to date resume.

We regret that due to the high volume of applications we are unable to acknowledge each one. If you have been shortlisted we will contact you within 7 working days.

Candidates MUST be eligible to live AND work in the United States