Ranked as a top 25 MEP firm by Consulting-Specifying Engineer magazine, CMTA is a nationally-recognized and rapidly-expanding multi-specialty engineering firm that specializes in cost-effective, energy-efficient, high-performance buildings for K-12 and higher education, health care, government, commercial, entertainment, athletics, and industrial project sectors. CMTA is comprised of a collaborative, competitive, innovative, and energetic group of engineers and team leaders who incorporate a holistic approach towards consulting, performance contracting, and zero energy engineering projects. Unlike other engineering firms, CMTA is a genuine partner who invests in the long-term success of business partners’ projects, well past the project completion date. The engineering firm transforms this vision into a reality through CMTA’s Building Science Leadership principles.
CMTA is looking for a new graduate to fill our entry-level Commissioning Engineer position. We are seeking candidates who have a degree in either Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering. This position will involve technical field commissioning and retro-commissioning on various projects for professional, corporate, and public sector clients. Specific tasks will include implementation of technical commissioning and retro-commissioning processes and standards, review of project design documents, preparation of commissioning plans, attendance at project meetings, inspection and functional testing of installed equipment and systems, and preparation of commissioning and retro-commissioning reports.
Testing of mechanical (HVAC) systems: unitary systems, air distribution (fans, ducting, VAVs), refrigeration systems, chilled water systems, hot water heating systems, steam heating systems
Testing of electrical systems: power distribution, lighting and lighting controls, emergency power, UPS, renewable energy systems
Testing of Plumbing systems: domestic hot water heating, grey water systems
Testing of building automation systems, diagrams, points and sequences
Test and balance process and procedures (air & hydronic)
Review and comment on Owner’s Performance Requirements (OPR) and Basis of Design (BOD) documents
Read and interpret construction plans and specifications, particularly for MEP/FP systems
Verify equipment/system installations comply with construction documents and manufacturer’s installation instructions
0-3 years of experience
New college grad interested in working in MEP Engineering Consulting
Previous experience from a co-op or internship preferred
Flexibility and willingness to learn and be trained
Ability to effectively communicate
This position will require the associate to travel throughout the state with overnight stays sometimes necessary. Some projects may be located outside the state. When on jobsites, the associate will be working in all types of weather which may, at times, include extreme heat, extreme cold, rain, snow, etc. Minor lifting may be required along with climbing ladders, crawling, and working in tight spaces. Prolonged standing may also be required.
Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)
Level of Education:
Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering