Job Opportunity Information

Position Title

Commissioning Engineer

Position Type






Added on

Thursday, February 29th 2024

Deadline to apply


Job Description

HoSt Bio-Energy Systems is seeking a Commissioning Engineer to join our team!

At HoSt Bio-Energy Systems, you will join a dynamic team where your contributions will not only propel your career but also help in steering the world toward a more sustainable future. If you’re ready to make a difference and bring your expertise to our team, we want to hear from you!


Key Details:

  • Pay: $105,000+/year DOE
  • Location: Various job sites + some WFH
  • Travel: 50-80% throughout the US and Canada
  • Benefits: Employer-paid Health Insurance; 401k Program with 4% Match; Paid Vacation & Sick Leave; Flexible Spending Accounts; Short-term and Long-term Disability Insurance; Life and AD&D Insurance; Employee Assistance Program


The Commissioning Engineer is fully responsible for ensuring installation projects are completed and maintained safely and successfully. This position installs, configures, tests, and maintains products and equipment and identifies, analyzes, and repairs product failures. They also research and answer customer questions about product features, issues, and upgrades and complete customer training.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Commission bio-energy installations (mechanical/electrical) and travel to job sites to independently lead the organization, planning, performance, and testing of installations.
  • Perform Factory Acceptance Testing (FATs) including I/O checks and mechanical and performance testing to ensure products meet their intended purpose; lead and document Site Acceptance Testing (SATs) and performance/availability tests.
  • Exercise full discretion while solving malfunctions on installations to implement lasting solutions and complete failure services.
  • Check controls, both hardware and software.
  • Organize, plan, and perform service and preventative maintenance of bio-energy installations to ensure the installations are maintained appropriately.
  • Supervise contractors during the plant build-up phase.
  • Participate in the 24/7 site/emergency support team to address urgent matters that impact the safety or productivity of installations.
  • Adjust, optimize, and maintain installations.

Job Qualifications

You have a talent for organization and a knack for setting priorities that streamline complex projects. Your problem-solving ability is grounded in a strong mathematical foundation, and your proactive, critical thinking ensures you’re always two steps ahead, making informed decisions swiftly. As a goal-oriented professional, your creative solutions and continuous pursuit of knowledge make you adept at troubleshooting and adapting to the ever-evolving demands of the industry.

Additional qualifications include:

  • Associate or bachelor’s degree in a related field.
  • 3+ years of experience as a field/commissioning engineer or a comparable position such as a process engineer or mechanical engineer.
  • Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license in the state of residence.
  • Willingness to travel regularly.
  • Possesses a hands-on, customer-oriented attitude and is an independent worker.

How to apply

To apply click on the "Link to Opportunity" button or through the company's website.