HVAC Inspector/Commissioning

The Role

We are currently seeking a competent commercial HVAC and Refrigeration Inspector


  • Preferably with installation of mechanical piping systems, hangers, seismic requirements.
  • Capable to operate specially designed instruments and measuring devices required in HVAC and TABS inspections (such as: psychrometer, light meter, ammeter, electronic thermometer, alnor meter, and computerized 600 station HVAC monitoring system).
  • Proficient in testing/balancing practices.
  • Inspect completed HVAC/TABS work, work in progress and prior installed work to ensure that the construction contractor is in conformance with the contract specifications and industry standards.
  • Ensure that the construction contractor has sufficiently addressed all deficiencies prior to commissioning HVAC/TABS.
  • Recommend/diagnosis whether the need for a HVAC/TABS repair resulted from normal wear and tear, deficiencies with installation or faulty maintenance.
  • Experience in Mechanical Piping Systems and installation of piping system hangers, and seismic requirements.
  • Provide various assistance to the Commissioning team upon request.
  • Assist personnel with oversight of construction contractor efforts/ progress with HVAC/TABS installation and any issues or delays occurring.
  • Reviewing HVAC construction submittals when requested.
  • Supporting and mentoring junior members of the team with technical expertise
  • Assist with the training and development of both the team
  • Create and maintain Template files to ensure Standards
  • Assist in developing and enforcing documentation and workflow processes
  • Lead review/coordination meetings
  • Working as part of a project team to provide deliverables and meet deadlines
  • Providing a high level of quality control ensuring deliverables are on-time and of a high quality
  • Ability to coordinate with the various consultants involved in the documentation process.
  • Responsible for job specific quality system tasks as defined in quality manual.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    • Be a certified HVAC Technician – NATE Certification
    • A valid state driver’s license – Preferred
    • Forklift, Clamp-truck- Fork-Truck Certified – Preferred
    • Degree – Preferred
    • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) – Required
  • Related Proficiency: The candidate must have;
    • 10+ Years’ Experience with Mechanical Piping Systems
    • Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, etc), Primavera, Costworks …
  • Excellent written and verbal communication.
    • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and group situations to customers, clients, and other employees or the organization.
    • Possesses the ability to work with and communicate with all levels of management to secure cooperation for performing maintenance, repairs, and alteration
  • Have demonstrated knowledge of inspection techniques and the use of any necessary instruments/equipment required to examine or oversee examination of a wide variety of HVAC/TABS conditions.
  • Possess knowledge of mechanical trades required to install and maintain HVAC especially electrical and plumbing system components.
  • Have demonstrated the ability to interpret specifications/drawings and project requirements as outlined in technical manuals and in pertinent sections of the contract drawings/specifications.
  • Have demonstrated the ability to recommend corrective actions when HVAC equipment is not operating within recommended performance levels.
  • Have the ability to inspect HVAC, electrical, plumbing and hydraulic systems to ensure that they are in good mechanical operation and installed/repaired according to plans and specifications and industry standards for workmanship.
  • Have demonstrated knowledge of the requirements for installation, repair and alteration of electrical wiring and facilities (including high voltage systems) and the overhaul and major repair of HVAC/refrigeration equipment.
  • Have demonstrated the ability to recognize when the construction contractor is selecting the proper tools and equipment.
  • Have demonstrated the ability to determine the quality characteristics, specifications and tolerances of the mechanical equipment to be inspected.
  • Experience in managing a team would be advantageous
  • Ability to work accurately and methodically under pressure and strict deadlines
  • Strong demonstrable communication style and interpersonal skills, particularly the ability to influence and negotiate both internally and externally with an open and inclusive style
  • A keen eye for the detail of specific tasks, combined with an understanding of how such specifics fit in with the project as a whole Organizational, project management and planning skills, including the ability to juggle multiple tasks
  • Excellent time and cost management skills in order to plan and achieve delivery to the desired quality to exceed customer expectations
  • Competent numeracy and literacy skills
  • Leadership skills as well as the ability to work well within a team of other professionals
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check and a pre-employment drug screen.
  • Ability to work within a high-performance, cross-functional organization with extremely tight timelines and aggressive goals.
  • Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.
  • Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.