News

November 28, 2017
We are hiring a Commissioning Consultant!

The  candidate  will  work  in  the Commissioning  service  group,  and  will  report  directly  to  the Commissioning  Project Manager.  We  have  a  number  of  interesting  and  challenging  projects  that  we  anticipate  the  candidate  to  work on, which are in the following work areas:

 

New Construction Commissioning

  • Development  of  commissioning  documents  including  the Owner’s  Project  Requirements  (OPR),  Commissioning  Plan,  Commissioning  Report, and Systems Manual.
  • Assisting with  submittal  reviews  against  OPR  and  Basis  of  Design,  and  assisting with construction documents design reviews.
  • Complete field reviews independently to verify installation and start-up checks.
  • Draft  functional  performance  test  procedures,  and  assist  with  on-site  functional  performance  testing  of  HVAC&R,  domestic  hot  water,  lighting  &  lighting controls, building automation systems, and on-site renewable energy  systems.
  • Review building automation system trend logs to validate ongoing performance.
  • Draft final commissioning reports and systems manual reports.

 

Existing Building Commissioning & Energy Audits

  • Assisting with  re/retro-commissioning  investigations  and energy audits including  site  visits  to  obtain  operating  data  on  equipment,  conduct  targeted  functional  performance  testing,  and  review  building  automation  system  trend-logs  and programming to identify faults and energy saving opportunities.
  • Identify  energy  saving  opportunities,  and  perform  energy  calculations  and cost/benefit analyses of energy saving opportunities.
  • Implement  ongoing  commissioning  plans, complete  reviews  of  energy  data,  maintenance  logs,  and  building  automation system trend-logs.

 

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills, experience, and attributes:

  • University  degree  or  technical  diploma  in  engineering,  engineering  technology, or building science.
  • Minimum 3 years direct experience as a consultant or contractor in the buildings sector
  • Possessing hands-on technical skills to identify and troubleshoot issues with building systems
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to liaise with contractors, consultants, project managers, and owners
  • Familiar with commissioning processes as outlined by ASHRAE, LEED, BCxA, NEBB, and others
  • Familiar with LEED and other green building rating systems
  • Proficient in MS Office and Excel
  • Extremely Organized
  • Self-motivated – ability to work on your own with minimal supervision
  • Attention to detail
  • Professional attitude in dealing with colleagues and clients

 

Interested  applicants  are  encouraged  to  send  a  cover  letter  and  resume  in  pdf  format to careers@kane-consulting.ca, including “Commissioning Consultant  Position”  and  your  name  in  the  subject  line.    We  thank  you  for  your  interest  and  we  will  only  be  contacting  applicants  that  have  been  selected  for  an  interview.