Stantec Commissioning & Startup- Operations & Maintenance Lead in Hillsboro, Oregon


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MWH Constructors is a global leader in heavy civil construction of water and wastewater facilities. We are currently seeking a Commissioning & Startup - Operations & Maintenance Lead located at our Hillsboro, Oregon location.

MWH Constructors are looking to strengthen their Commissioning Team with the addition of a Commissioning & Startup- Operations & Maintenance Specialist. This position will assist in the commissioning and startup of an industrial wastewater treatment plant and future municipal projects. This position will be site based, however future projects may require relocation or significant travel. The ability to travel, including internationally, is required. As part of the Commissioning and Startup team you will be providing commissioning services to allow the company to minimize risks and maximize profits on turnkey and engineering services contracts.


•\tManage asset data collection and development of preventive maintenance program for new wastewater facility

•\tManage and develop job plans for preventive maintenance program per client specifications and manufacturer’s recommendations.

•\tDevelop Maximo data loading spreadsheets in conjunction with client Maximo team. Verify data loading spreadsheets for consistency and standardization.

•\tManage development of operation and maintenance manuals (O&M) for new wastewater facility. Review and ensure all O&M are complete prior to training. Develop comprehensive facility O&M manual index and filling system to enable rapid retrieval of information.

•\tFacilitate job safety and hazard analyses for project sites and develop standard operating procedures with client

•\tManage and facilitate training for operations staff, coordinate between client, operations, subcontractors and vendors for training. Develop comprehensive class training schedule. Schedule training with client staff.

•\tAssist with facility operations during functional and performance testing

•\tAdapt to changing technologies and learn functionality of new equipment and systems.

•\tCommunicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.

•\tEstablish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.


Commissioning & Startup- Operations & Maintenance Lead


•\t5+ years of experience in the water/wastewater industry (or) 5+ years of applicable industrial construction responsibilities.

•\tBachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Construction Technology, Business Administration, Science, or other similar field of study.

•\tPreference will be given to candidates with operations and maintenance and/or commissioning and startup background.

•\tExperience with asset management programs (i.e Maximo) for vertical assets

•\tProficient in interpreting and understand technical manuals, drawings, blueprints, schematics, and diagrams.

•\tUnderstanding of methods and techniques of maintaining and repairing wastewater plant equipment, machinery and related facilities

•\tExperience with operations and maintenance programs at water or wastewater facilities

•\tUnderstanding of occupational hazards and standard safety practices.

•\tProficient with Adobe and Microsoft Office, specifically Microsoft Word and Excel

•\tProficient with use of SharePoint document management

Job Category:

Facilities, Field Work, Operations and Maintenance

Preferred Specifications:

• Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Construction Technology, Business Administration, Science, or other similar field of study.

About Stantec:

MWHC is a project delivery company with a focus on water and energy. With the ultimate goal of delivering maximum value to municipal, federal and industrial clients and their local communities, we offer single-source integrated construction services and project delivery methods that incorporate industry-leading pre-construction services and safety practices.

Additional Information:

MWH Constructors, now part of Stantec, is an EEO employer – MWH considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, creed, color, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, medical condition, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship or other basis in accordance with federal, state or local laws or regulations.

Staffing and Recruitment Agencies

MWH Constructors and Slayden Constructors appreciate the interest from the staffing industry, however, unsolicited resumes submitted to MWHC or Slaydern and/or any MWH or Slayden employee without a current and valid staffing agency contract in place with MWHC or Slayden will not be eligible for any search fees. At this time, MWHC or Slayden is not welcoming any additional inquiries for agency partnerships. To be added to the list for future RFP opportunities please email

Location (Multiple Cities or States):

United States - Oregon - Hillsboro


United States