Title:  Senior Commissioning Engineer

Requisition ID:  111
Job Supplier:  Concord Engineering Group

Jersey City, NJ, US, 07097

Date:  Nov 13, 2023

Hiring Company Overview

Concord Engineering Group is a full-service engineering, energy commodity consulting, construction management and commissioning firm. Concord was established in 1989 by Michael Fischette and other investors. As a former employee of a large architect-engineering firm specializing in the design of nuclear and coal-fired electric power plants, Mr. Fischette was experienced in the execution of large, multimillion-dollar projects. This knowledge provided the framework for the development of a new company that could deliver turnkey services while maintaining the personal attention required by savvy clients.

Headquartered in Voorhees, NJ with offices in Atlantic City, Princeton and Philadelphia, Concord employs well over 100 engineers, designers and energy consulting professionals who collectively retain a vast amount of engineering and energy consulting experience.

We have established ourselves as leaders in many regional and international markets, and continue to combine forward thinking with result-oriented goals as we move into an era that requires energy-efficient, sustainable, resilient and cost-effective solutions.

Job Description

The primary focus of this position is to take the lead role on commissioning projects performing project oversight and management of supporting staff. This will include providing overall project guidance and interaction with the project team focusing on quality service.

Job Responsibilities

  • Develop detailed commissioning plans for both design and construction phases
  • Perform independent design reviews of the project's specifications ions and design documents focusing on the commissioning scope of work
  • Develop and track submittal log; including equipment, O&Ms, warranties, etc.
  • Attend project meetings as deemed necessary based on the feedback from the Project Manager
  • Assist with office work such as design reviews and specification development when directed by the Project Manager
  • Provide field support as deemed necessary i.e. technical expertise required, final testing of total building systems, last check out, etc.
  • Closely manage the project support person to ensure project visits are both focused and efficient in accordance with the project budget and customer expectation
  • Clearly define goals and objectives for the project support personnel during site visits to help focus the visit and the approach to ensure the entire scope is equally evaluated
  • Manage project hours and budgets with respect to deliverables
  • Track meeting minutes to maintain a focused effort on future visits
  • Follow and guide all customer/project communication
  • Maintain a close touch and feel with all assigned projects
  • Develop and finalize commissioning record, i.e. all documentation, executive summary, etc., for review by Project Managers.
  • Cultivate and foster new client relationships
  • Develop and maintain relationships with project contacts to develop additional business and/or develop on-going relationship 


  • Certified Building Commissioning Professional (CBCP) or equivalent
  • BS in Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical or Facilities) from Maritime Academy


Professional Skills

  • Proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Microsoft Office a must
  • Exposure to AutoCad, Vision (Deltek) accounting software
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Technical writing skills
  • Knowledge of LAB systems, construction management & testing and balancing
  • Ability to manage supporting staff
  • Strong communication skills


Relevant Experience

7-10 years’ experience in commissioning and construction management

Physical Abilities

Light - Lifting 20 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying objects weighing up to 10 pounds.  Walking or standing to a significant degree, involves sitting most of the time with a degree of pushing and pulling.

Work Environment

Moderate - Occasionally exposed to extreme atmospheric conditions (temperature, noise fumes, dust, etc.)

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)

Concord Engineering Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Level:  Senior (5+ Years' Experience)
Job Type:  Salaried
Starting Salary $:  95000

Nearest Major Market: New York City
Nearest Secondary Market: Newark

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