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Assist in design, develop and maintaining software related to the campus-wide Building Automation HVAC Control systems. Act as a technical resource for guidance and programming support to Energy Management Control System (EMCS) and control field technicians. Design and install graphics and trends, and tune and debug control processes. Plan, organize and implement computer projects pertaining to controls. Assist in designing control systems and review designs from outside consultants. Analyze system energy consumption and management to determine cost effective optimization strategies, assist with implementing changes, and perform follow up analysis. Advise Energy Conservation Controls Team staff with implementation of control changes per instruction of controls technicians. Assist with writing functional test procedures and creating continuous control system optimization documentation.
This is a fixed-term, temporary, non-benefits eligible position.
Associates degree or equivalent, such as a combination of technical training and experience.
Must be knowledgeable of building mechanical systems and trained in HVAC and control system design.
Experience with control systems and associated software programs (i.e., Johnson, Automated Logic, or Alerton) preferred.
One or more years of experience with construction oversight, project scheduling and budgeting preferred.
Must have excellent, communication, computer and management skills and have and maintain a valid driver's license.
Controls system programming experience preferred (i.e., with Johnson, Automated Logic, or Alerton systems).
- Typically lifts less than 10 lbs.
- Close concentration
- Limited exposure/chemicals
There is no VISA sponsorship or relocation assistance available for this position.
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