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Installation and Commissioning Technician

Location: Eugene, OR

Headquartered in Eugene, Oregon, Bulk Handling Systems (BHS) is a worldwide leader in the innovative design, engineering, manufacturing and installation of sorting systems and components for the solid waste, recycling, waste-to-energy, plastics, and construction and demolition industries. Wholly owned subsidiaries include Nihot (Amsterdam), National Recovery Technologies (Nashville, TN) and Zero Waste Energy (Pleasant Hill, CA).  Clients around the globe choose BHS because of its experience, dedication to cutting-edge technology, quality construction and durability, and unmatched customer service.  In business since 1976, we have won numerous industry awards and are poised for continued innovation and growth. 

BHS has an exciting opportunity for an Installation and Commissioning Technician.

In this role, you will ensure that projects from installation through performance testing are monitored and tracked to a level of completeness that will allow for modifications required to maintain project cost estimates as well as project schedules. You will monitor installation percent of completeness, commissioning percent of completeness, startup readiness and performance testing readiness. You will also alert the Director of Installation and Commissioning to any shortcomings in the respective area of responsibility. You are going to be taught the operational abilities to tune plants to hit optimal performance.

 If you have these qualifications, knowledge, skills, and abilities . . .

  • 3 years’ experience completing field service responsibilities required
  • 3 years’ experience working with industrial equipment required, recycling equipment preferred
  • Ability to read engineering drawings and schematics required
  • Experience with MS Project, Excel, and Procore or similar project management software required
  • Ability to work effectively in installations, commissioning, startup, and performance testing required
  • Possess a positive, can-do attitude; react well under pressure
  • Maintain a high level of reliability and dependability
  • Serve as a role model for integrity

And would like these responsibilities . . .

  • Working closely with customers, project managers, vendors, and contractors concerning project details and project scheduling
  • Engaging in continuous improvement efforts both at company headquarters and on project sites
  • Completing documentation to convey status to the Director of Installation and Commissioning Services
  • Evaluating mechanical and electrical project installations and reporting percent of completeness as compared to the project schedule
  • Working with project managers to ensure professional training of BHS systems to customer operational staff
  • Utilizing the Install Percent Completion (IPC) document to evaluate installation completion readiness to ensure projects are 100% complete prior to commissioning activities
  • Utilizing the Final Adjustments and Testing (FAT) and Site Adjustments and Testing (SAT) documents to evaluates commissioning readiness to ensure projects are 100% complete prior to startup activities
  • Completing performance testing per outlined performance test protocols as defined by the Director of Installation and Commissioning services
  • Traveling extensively (up to 80% at times) both domestically and internationally

We will give you . . .

  • Competitive Pay
  • Medical
  • Vision
  • Dental, including Orthodontia
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Life & Accidental Death and Dismemberment insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Generous pay for time off, including vacation, holiday, sick, bereavement, jury duty
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Targeted learning and development opportunities
  • Positive and friendly work environment

This is an exciting time to be part of a rapidly growing company on the verge of even greater success. If you think you have what it takes to be part of a company that strives to create a working environment that stimulates team spirit, passion, engagement, and achievement, we want to hear from you!

Please visit our website ( to apply and learn more.

BHS values diversity in its work force and is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action, and compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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