sample scope for commissioning ser vices (continued)
It is GSA's desire for the person(s) designated as the site Commissioning Agent
to satisfy as many of the following requirements as possible:
Acted as the principal Commissioning Agent for at least three projects of compa-
rable size, type and scope.
Extensive experience in the operation and troubleshooting of HVAC systems and
energy management control systems.
Extensive field experience is required. A minimum of five full years in this type of
work is required.
Knowledgeable in building operation and maintenance and O&M training.
Technical training in fire protection engineering, and/ or past commissioning,
field experience, and knowledge in national building & fire codes as well as egress
systems, water-based fire extinguishing systems, fire detection systems, fire
alarm systems, smoke management systems.
Knowledgeable in national building & fire codes as well as water-based fire extin-
guishing systems, detection systems and alarms systems.
Knowledgeable in test and balance of both air and water systems.
Knowledgeable in LEED and Sustainable design criteria.
Experienced in energy-efficient equipment design and control strategy optimization.
Specific experience with specialty systems relative to the particular facility type
(i.e. Federal blast and progressive collapse requirements, security systems, etc.)
Demonstrated experience with total building commissioning approach including
building envelope, data and communication systems and other specialty systems
Direct experience in monitoring and analyzing system operation using energy
management control system trending and stand-alone datalogging equipment.
Excellent verbal and writing communication skills. Highly organized and able to
work with both management and trade contractors.
Experienced in writing commissioning specifications.
A bachelor's degree in mechanical or electrical engineering is strongly preferred,