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Commissioning Agent/Engineer (P.E. preferred)

DeVita & Associates, Inc. Durham, NC
  • Expired: 3 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

DEVITA is currently seeking a Certified Commissioning Authority or Certified Commissioning Provider, CxA, CxP, or QCxP. PE preferred but not strictly required. Background in Building Automation Systems a strong plus. This position provides a leadership opportunity within the North Carolina branch of our MEPS Division. If you have experience, a passion for excellence, a take-charge attitude and the desire to join a full-service engineering firm with solid opportunities for growth, send us your resume today for immediate consideration.

Commissioning Agents/Engineers are responsible for:

  • Responsible for marketing, managing, scheduling and budgeting assigned commissioning projects
  • Commissioning of building automation systems, absorbers, chillers, boilers, air ventilation balancing systems, lighting controls, and standby power systems for commercial and manufacturing facilities
  • Work with other engineering staff regarding staff scheduling
  • Provide occasional design reviews and shop drawing reviews for ongoing projects
  • Coordinate commissioning weekly task lists with engineering department manager for inclusion in weekly work plan
  • Execute and manage commissioning tasks within time budgeted
  • Maintain relationships with existing clients on assigned projects and develop new client relationships
  • Support the engineering manager in the training and mentoring of team members in the commissioning process, including proper documentation procedures, troubleshooting building systems


  • Preferred: Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical/ Electrical Engineering or similar technology degree with minimum 5 years of experience in commissioning or construction/maintenance related experience with a 2 year engineering technology degree
  • At least 3 years' experience commissioning building automation systems, absorbers, chillers, boilers, air ventilation balancing systems, lighting controls, and standby power systems
  • CxA certification preferred, or CxP, or QCxP acceptable
  • LEED AP desirable
  • Hands-on experience of HVAC and/or electrical systems
  • Trade association participation a plus
  • Must be physically fit for transporting equipment and capable of climbing ladders and going into construction job sites
  • Ability to travel to and from various job sites (and within our organization's multiple offices a plus!)
  • Exceptional technical writing and communication skills
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD
  • Experience with REVIT a plus
  • Strong computer skills in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Consulting firm experience a plus

DeVita & Associates, Inc.

Why Work Here?

Great opportunity to join a growing company, and lead and grow a structural design team.

DEVITA is an engineering firm composed of a dynamic group of professionals committed to success... yours and ours. Our success is deeply rooted in our core values; values that focus on integrity and results. Founded in 1984, DEVITA is an employee-owned company offering comprehensive, multi-disciplined engineering services for a variety of projects. As employee owners, we work hard because we know you work hard. We give you and your project the attention you expect, providing creative solutions and dependable results. With offices in Greenville, SC, Richmond, VA, Atlanta, GA, and Charlotte, NC, we are well positioned to deliver a full range of engineering services for your industrial, commercial, or government agency projects. We work together with one goal in mind: exceeding your expectations time and again. Our team can provide coordinated engineering, consulting, and design services spanning our specialty divisions. With comprehensive mechanical, electrical, plumbing, structural, and precast expertise, we've worked on projects of all sizes and for a wide range of industries.


Raleigh/Durham area
Durham, NC