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AECOM Commissioning Lead - Water and Wastewater Treatment in Markham, Ontario

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

Job Description

AECOM is searching for a Commissioning lead for a full-time position based in our Markham, ON office. Project site is located in downtown Toronto.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • I/O and loop checks, control panel wiring checks.

  • Startup of pumping systems, chemical systems, electrical systems, and control panels.

  • Organizing City operator training sessions with the City and Contractor.

  • Review of contractor commissioning plans.

  • Conducting function and performance tests of pumping, chemical, electrical and instrumentation systems.

  • Performing organizing, and conduction SATs with City and Contractor (equipment testing and program testing).

  • Reviewing Operation and Maintenance Manuals from the Contractor.

  • Writing consultant Operations Manual of the facility.


Minimum requirements:

  • 10 years of relevant experience or Diploma/Certificate + 8 years of experience in startup and commissioning of electrical, I&C and mechanical systems,

  • Experience with programming SATs.

  • Driver’s License

Preferred qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical or I&C Engineering

  • 10+ years of experience

  • Experience commissioning water and wastewater applications would be beneficial.

  • Experience in commissioning UV systems would be beneficial

  • P.Eng. ON

Additional Information

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position.

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10081771

Business Line: Water

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Canada

Career Area: Quality

Work Location Model: On-Site