Commissioning Manager

LaBella Associates PC   •  

Rochester, NY

Industry: Manufacturing


8 - 10 years

Posted 124 days ago

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LaBella Associates was established in 1978 and has been voted a Top Workplace for the last five years. We are headquartered in Rochester, NY with offices across New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, North and South Carolina, and Madrid, Spain. LaBella is a multi-disciplined architectural and engineering firm dedicated to client satisfaction through teamwork, respect, and trust. We provide services that take a project from start to finish—from an initial studyto determine a project’s feasibility to construction administration and start up, and everything in between.

Job Overview:

We currently are looking for qualified candidates in our Albany, Buffalo, Rochester and Syracuse, 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 construction schedules or tasks require.

Company Perks:

  • Health/Dental Insurance
  • 401k Plan
  • Short & Long Term Disability
  • Profit Sharing
  • Paid Time Off
  • Verizon Wireless Discount
  • Gym Reimbursement
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Referral Bonus Program
  • Wellness Program
  • Team Building Events
  • Community Service Events

Requisition ID : 1443