Your main responsibilities will include a review of design documents (MEP), testing and commissioning site inspections, review of commissioning forms, procedures, manuals, and project closeout documents. You should have technical experience in mechanical engineering, ASHRAE (Energy, Ventilation, Commissioning and Thermal Comfort) and experience in Estidama and/or LEED.
Reports Directly to:
Technical Operations Manager
Roles and Responsibilities:
Contribute primarily to Commissioning and occasionally to retro-commissioning, energy efficiency retrofits, and demand response projects.
Help customers achieve required Commissioning tasks required to secure an Estidama/ LEED rating.
Monitor HVAC systems with building automation systems and stand-alone data loggers to troubleshoot operational problems or to find inefficient control sequences.
Perform hands-on testing of HVAC, lighting, and control systems in new and existing buildings
Support Commissioning manager or Sr. Commissioning Consultant in development of commissioning plans and field reports for new construction projects
Write assessment, detailed evaluation, and measurement and verification reports and retro-commissioning plans for existing facilities
Perform design reviews and make recommendations for improvements
Ensure development of consistent and high-quality project deliverables
Develop and maintain relationships with clients, customers, utility representatives, and contractors
Coordinate with customers and contractors to review the project scope of work and technical documents
Maintain detailed and accurate project records including data, documentation, and progress reports
Develop and refine engineering methodologies, tools, and standards
Develop project scopes and plans and manage to timelines and budgets
Stay abreast of relevant industry developments and technology advancements
Be an Alpin Thought Leader
Oversee Pre-Commissioning, Commissioning and Startup activities associated client s projects. -ensure prudent and optimal execution of a plan complete all testing activities including component level, system level, and integrated facility level testing
Perform due diligence reviews of sub-contractor testing and pre-commissioning methods and schedules providing advice on acceptable methods and opportunities for optimizing schedules to minimize overall duration of the project schedule
Provide technical input on solutions to issues with facility operation identified during the commissioning and startup process to the responsible engineer
Assist the project as required in preparing the overall commissioning and startup procedures and manuals
Monitor sub-contractor performance
Assist the owner in managing the turnover processes including site walks for both Construction to Startup and Startup to Client turnovers, including development, tracking and resolution of punchlist items.
Prepare and give presentations to management, the client or others as directed
Perform other duties as directed in support of project activities
Be able to perform ASHRAE Ventilation Rate Calculations (ASHRAE 62.1).
HSE Roles, Responsibilities and Accountability:
In addition to your responsibility towards following ALPIN s Integrated Management System, every employee at ALPIN is required to familiarize themselves with ALPIN s Environmental Impact Assessment and contribute towards minimizing their individual environmental impact in the course of their work.
It is the duty of all employees to act within the legal responsibilities imposed upon them and the Company s Quality, Environment and Health & Safety policies. All employees must familiarize themselves with the Company s Integrated Management System s policies and procedures
Bachelor s or Master s degree in Mechanical or Electrical engineering, or equivalent professional experience
LEED GA/AP and/or PQP credential
A commissioning certification is an added benefit
2-5 years of HVAC and controls experience in design, construction, energy evaluation, and Commissioning
Knowledge of current sustainability standards: LEED, BREEAM, Green Star, QSAS, or Estidama;
Excellent written & spoken English;
Presentation and Communication skills
Understanding and experience with the practice of Commissioning in accordance with ASHRAE Guideline 0 and other related guidelines.
Understanding of complex HVAC, lighting, and control systems, including an ability to evaluate and troubleshoot.
Knowledge of TAB procedures and theory.
Understand and familiar with governing codes (Abu Dhabi Code, CMC, CBC, CEC, CFC etc..) and standards (ASHRAE)
Highly motivated and self-directed, with history of taking initiative to solve problems
Ability to work multiple large-scale projects simultaneously while maintaining a high level of follow through and communication with key stakeholders.
Dedication to completing projects on time and within budget.
High level of attention to detail with the ability to self-QC work and work of others.
Strong facilitation, team building, collaboration, and problem-solving skills
Highly effective communicator with clear and concise writing and presentation skills
Ability to maintain organized, detailed and accurate project records
High degree of professionalism with an ability to interact with others at all levels
Proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint,
Understanding and familiarity with Energy Pro
Understanding of site safety procedures.