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Commissioning Specialist

Commissioning Specialist

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NV5 (NASDAQ: NVEE) is a provider of professional and technical engineering and consulting solutions to public and private sector clients in the infrastructure, energy, construction, program management and environmental markets. NV5 is an ENR Top 500 firm; we offer a full range of professional services in offices throughout the U.S.

NV5 is currently seeking a Commissioning Specialist for its Woburn, MA office, to service our clients in New England. The successful candidate will be self-motivated and well versed in commissioning of central utility plants, building HVAC, electrical systems, and facilities operations for healthcare, educational, commercial and government buildings.


  • Lead and contribute to engineering teams in the delivery of central utility and HVAC systems commissioning, energy and consulting on complex projects for local and national clients.
  • Perform site construction observations, develop functional test plans and execute tests for a wide variety of mechanical/HVAC, Plumbing and Electrical systems.
  • Perform or assist in all commissioning tasks such as: design reviews, OPR/BOD reviews, development of specifications, development of commissioning plans, review construction material submittals, develop pre-functional test procedures, review start-up and O&M documentation, systems manual development, oversee owner training, writing of final report and warranty phase review, as well as other commissioning related tasks.
  • Execute or support engineering/energy studies for national and international clients.
  • Manage and execute commissioning, retro-commissioning and energy projects.
  • Execute small to large projects to meet client expectations for technical excellence, budget and schedule.
  • Maintain effective communication with clients, contractors and other project team members.


  • Minimum of 2-5 years of experience in building mechanical systems such as HVAC and Domestic Water, testing and balancing, building automation control systems, and/or energy studies and/or commissioning for large complex buildings.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering – PE or EIT a plus but not required.
  • Experience in diagnosing and solving construction and operational problems.
  • Knowledge of building codes and construction industry standards.
  • Familiarity with building mechanical/hvac, electrical and life safety systems.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills are essential.
  • Experience with MS Office Suite.



  • LEED Accredited Professional is a plus
  • NEBB or ACG certification is a plus.


For us, helping you grow your career at NV5 is good business. Just as our clients require solutions tailored to meet their individual needs, so does our staff. NV5's benefits plan is designed to provide you the choice and flexibility to fit your individual needs.


NV5 offers a complete and competitive benefits package:

Medical Coverage

Dental Coverage

Vision Coverage

Voluntary Life

401k Program Financial Consulting through Morgan Stanley Smith Barney

Paid Time Off (PTO)

Holiday Pay

Employee Assistance Program


NV5 provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. NV5 complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.