Commissioning Manager

LaBella Associates PC   •  

Rochester, NY

Industry: Manufacturing


8 - 10 years

Posted 67 days ago

We currently are looking for qualified candidates in our NY office locations to lead Commissioning projects as part of our Energy & Commissioning group.  LaBella’s Energy & Commissioning group provides our employees a collaborative, professional working environment, allowing for personal growth and responsibility on a variety of significant projects that serve our target markets.


The Commissioning Manager will provide commissioning, retro-commissioning and energy related services for complex buildings and systems.  


Job duties will include:

  • Develop and refine methodologies, tools, and standards in support of an evolving commissioning practice.

  • Serve as a lead Commissioning Agent, subject matter expert, and client coordinator for multi-discipline commissioning projects.

  • Attend Commissioning meetings and communicate professionally with clients and senior project leaders.

  • Provide managerial direction and work assignments to commissioning engineers, commissioning specialists and other project team members as well as technical guidance to junior engineers.

  • Develop and execute commissioning plans, testing and reporting.  Conduct on-site investigation and inspection of multi-discipline projects.

  • Maintain familiarity with appropriate engineering and construction codes.  Remain current with industry trends and best practices.

  • Identify target clients and cultivate effective relationships with existing and potential key clients, customers and contractors to develop business.

  • Contribute to business development strategy, proposal development, customer interviews, and contract negotiation.



  • Minimum 7 years of relevant job experience.

  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering  (or equivalent)

  • Obtained or in pursuit of a NYS PE License.

  • Energy and/or Commissioning certifications from industry organizations is a plus (CEM, CBCP, BCxP, BEAP, etc.)

  • Demonstrated success in Commissioning and Project Management.

  • Mechanical design experience in HVAC and controls.  Functional working knowledge and problem solving ability for M/E/P/FP, and building automation systems.

  • Perform work in field environments including elevated areas, confined spaces, outdoors, mechanical rooms, etc.  Perform physical activities as required to complete on site commissioning activities.

  • Able to travel for assignments to project locations.   Occasionally perform Cx activities outside normal business hours as constructionschedules or tasks require.