At dbHMS, we employ engineers in mechanical, electrical, and plumbing design; industry professionals focusing on sustainability and technical concepts; lighting designers; technology engineers; and commissioning and construction experts.  We are a diverse group of individuals that share the passion and verve to develop cutting-edge engineering and design solutions that make a positive impact on our surroundings.

Commissioning Technician

Location: Chicago, Illinois, Unit States

dHMS is a sustainability-driven engineering consulting firm specializing in high-performance building system design (MEP/FP+IT and Lighting), and provides Commissioning services to building owners. We are headquartered in downtown Chicago with offices throughout the Midwest and East Coast.

The Commissioning Technician position at dbHMS is an entry level position designed for someone who is interested in new building construction and existing building operations, and also is a critical thinker and problem solver and are quick on their feet. The ideal individual will be energized by sustainability and building sciences as a meaningful career. The candidate must also have a strong desire to get the job done right every time, regardless of what it takes. Critical thinking, attention to detail, thoroughness are critical, we seek an individual who will strive to optimize buildings and their systems through on-site testing of HVAC systems, plumbing systems, building enclosure systems, and various other systems that support building comfort, operation, and sustainability.

The position will require both field and office related work. The employee will be expected to travel to various construction sites throughout the US.


Basic knowledge of building science

Basic knowledge of HVAC system types and operation

Basic knowledge of architectural and building enclosure systems

Great writing and communication skills

Ability to read construction documents

Active Driver's License

Proficient with the MS Office Suite