Electrical Testing & Commissioning Specialist

Akron, Ohio
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Type: Contract

Category: Energy

Compensation Range: 55.00 - 60.00 Per Hour

Job ID: 140920

Date Posted: 05/17/2019


Electrical Testing and Commissioning Specialist

Akron, OH



System One is currently seeking an Electrical Testing and Commissioning Specialist on a 6 month contract position located in Akron, OH.


Commissioning Specialist Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for scheduling and monitoring electrical testing activities at multiple locations.
  • Pre-Construction Coordinator
  • Coordinate “Host Contractor Form” Preparation
  • Assist with Scheduling Resources
  • Daily Jobsite Coordination
  • Compliance with the Project Milestone Dates
  • Staffing Schedules (Forecasting Purposes/Security Access Granting & Removal)
  • Start-Up Coordinator fill in & Support
  • Troubleshooting difficult testing conditions with relay technicians or apparatus equipment testers
  • Providing support and recommendations to Startup Coordinators and Commissioning Engineers on testing approach
  • Incident Investigations/Communicating Best Practices
  • Apparatus Testing Request Submittal
  • SCADA Testing Request Submittal
  • Participate in Weekly Conference Calls
  • Other Responsibilities may include:
    • Coordination of field personnel
    • Providing support to the Testing & Commissioning Manager
    • Receiving and tracking startup documentation and coordinating work activities with design engineers/construction crews/Commissioning Engineering and Project Management
    • Other duties as assigned.


Commissioning Specialist Requirements:

  • Associates degree in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology, Electrical Power & Controls, or equivalent.  Requires ten years of applicable electrical testing experience.  Applicable experience may be substituted for the degree requirement.    
  • Must have an advanced understanding of electrical systems. 
  • Must exhibit advanced knowledge of electrical industry standards. 
  • Requires excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong leadership skills, attention to safety, strong analytical, problem solving and trouble shooting skills. 
  • Must be advanced in the use of testing equipment and tools.
  • Related consulting experience is preferred



Duration: 6 months

Location: Akron, OH

Rate: $55-60/hr

PD: $90/day

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