Entry-Level Commissioning Agent

Technical Area Facilities Engineering
Location
SMMA
Cambridge, MA
United States
Job Summary

Are you interested in the engineering disciplines, but need more exposure? Are you passionate about electromechanical devices and how they are controlled?

SMMA is seeking an Entry Level Commissioning Agent to join SMMA’s Building Commissioning team, a talented group of designers and problem-solvers. This position involves assisting owners, engineers, and construction professionals to validate the proper installation and performance of building systems. Given SMMA’s integrated and multidisciplinary composition, the role affords a chance to coordinate and work closely with staff across numerous areas of design expertise and provides exposure to a variety of project and client types.

The candidate may be active throughout the full project lifecycles: from concept design, to final construction documents, and during construction administration.

We offer a fast-paced, team-oriented environment that promotes intellectual and creative growth. The candidate will be encouraged to provide new ideas and share knowledge that will advance the firm’s mission and his/her professional career.

Full Job Description

Are you interested in the engineering disciplines, but need more exposure? Are you passionate about electromechanical devices and how they are controlled?

SMMA is seeking an Entry Level Commissioning Agent to join SMMA’s Building Commissioning team, a talented group of designers and problem-solvers. This position involves assisting owners, engineers, and construction professionals to validate the proper installation and performance of building systems. Given SMMA’s integrated and multidisciplinary composition, the role affords a chance to coordinate and work closely with staff across numerous areas of design expertise and provides exposure to a variety of project and client types.

The candidate may be active throughout the full project lifecycles: from concept design, to final construction documents, and during construction administration.

We offer a fast-paced, team-oriented environment that promotes intellectual and creative growth. The candidate will be encouraged to provide new ideas and share knowledge that will advance the firm’s mission and his/her professional career.

Key Responsibilities:
-Work in collaboration with the firm’s group leader
-Perform field observations and produce reports
-Witness manufacturer's start-ups
-Create system verification checklists
Execute functional test scripts and observe those tests
-Administer corrective action logs
-Conduct technical submittal reviews, tests, and balance reports
-Other related commissioning activities

Requirements:
-Experience with Microsoft Office
-Experience with direct digital building automation and control systems a plus
-Strong communication and interpersonal skills
-Ability to climb ladders, use a tape measure
-Must possess a valid driver’s license for travel to project sites
-Access to personal automobile a plus
-Must be comfortable working on active construction sites and using digital tools to work outside of the office.

About the Firm

SMMA remains one of the area’s most unique design firms due to its composition, reputation, and focus. Cambridge-based since its incorporation in 1955, the firm focuses on creating lasting relationships with strategic partners in both the public and private markets.

The firm was founded by MIT alumni who believed that the balance of architecture, engineering, interiors, and site design afforded clients the agility of a single source of creative and technical expertise. Today, SMMA continues its dedication to a flexible integrated approach while remaining guided by a shared pursuit of design excellence and social responsibility.

SMMA is organized into five studios of market focus: Corporate and Commercial, Federal Government, Higher Education, K-12, and Science and Technology. At SMMA, studios represent specialized communities of practice working together to foster knowledge flow around common interests. Together, the firm’s studios form a larger design ecosystem, sharing best practices and nurturing professional growth and project excellence.

SMMA does not offer H-1B visa sponsorship for this position.

Contact Information https://smma.applytojob.com/apply/iiIlbZDLfA/EntryLevel-Commissioning-Agent