Commissioning Engineer / Technician

Full Time, Permanent

We are poised to enter an accelerated growth phase across a number of business sectors and are seeking a Commissioning Engineer / Technician to meet the demand for our services.

Lawler Sustainability is a successful multi-disciplinary engineering business. We are HQ’d in Kilkenny, with offices in Dublin and London, and a client base that stretches across Ireland, the UK, Europe, and the Middle East.

Lawler Sustainability was formed in 2008 to provide an integrated approach to reducing clients’ energy consumption, their carbon footprint, and increasing sustainability.

Commissioning is an invaluable process in the engineering world, helping to ensure that buildings perform as intended.


Commissioning Engineer/Technician

The Role:

  • You will manage multiple LEED Commissioning Verification projects ranging from warehouses to offices and retail developments – training provided where required
  • Project manage LEED CxA process from kick-off meeting to project completion.
  • Documentation review of mechanical and electrical specifications, drawings, and submittals
  • Be part of a highly motivated design team dedicated to reducing the environmental impact of buildings
  • Preparation of LEED documentation which will include, commissioning plan, functional test scripts, commissioning report, and systems manual as an example
  • Responsibility for ensuring that works are carried out in accordance with LEED CxA requirements
  • Undertaking testing and commissioning activities in line with the specified LEED CxA requirements and documentation of such activities
  • You will assist junior engineers with mentoring/guidance
  • Build Client relationships and secure further CxA projects
  • Report to the Head Of Sustainability regarding all areas of project progress and assist with client management


What We’re Looking For:

  • Understanding of current Building Regulations including Part L and Part F
  • Strong understanding of commissioning and witnessing of commissioning
  • An understanding of LEED Commissioning Authority role is desirable but training will be provided if not
  • Advanced/ higher certificate qualification as a minimum
  • Ability to think methodically, to design, plan and manage projects
  • Negotiating, supervisory and leadership skills combined with the ability to delegate
  • Ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team
  • An experienced engineer/ technician with 3-5 years commissioning experience is preferable but not essential
  • Have a passion for sustainability
  • Own transportation
  • Strong IT Skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing


What We’re Offering:

Commissioning Engineer / Technician


  • Fast-moving and challenging roles
  • Exposure to a wide range of projects (€500k-€250m) in exciting sectors
  • Close working relationships with senior managers and directors
  • Direct dealings with clients
  • The opportunity to work on innovative, challenging, and impactful projects 
  • Excellent career progression in a company that supports your personal and professional development, through internal and external CPD
  • Competitive salary: dependent on experience
  • Attractive working benefits including a company pension scheme, private healthcare, and 21 days annual leave
  • Early finish on a Friday
  • Supported learning & development
  • Excellent work-life balance as well as a great culture and company social club


We hope to hear from ambitious engineers looking to work in a company that places a great emphasis on its staff and rewards achievement. If you think you fit what we’re looking for, do not hesitate to apply today!

If you think you fit what we’re looking for, do not hesitate to apply today!

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COVID-19 considerations; Our office has taken all recommended services to return to work and we are offering flexible working to our staff alternating between the office and home working.

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