Position Summary: *Multiple Positions Available*Possessing comprehensive theoretical and practical working knowledge, the Senior DDC Controls Technician installs, services, maintains, calibrates, troubleshoots, and programs a variety of campus DDC and pneumatic building control systems to effectively maintain HVAC comfort, ensure maximum energy conservation and prevent system and equipment failures. As needed, the incumbent may assume the duties of HVAC Controls Shop Supervisor. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following. (Other duties may be assigned.)1.Maintains, adjusts, maintains, calibrates, troubleshoots, and installs direct digital controls on new and existing campus DDC, building automation and energy management systems. 2.Principle responder for campus heating and cooling issues, providing technical resolution to DDC, building automation and related issues. 3.Ensures proper care in the safe use and maintenance of University vehicles, tools and equipment.4.Reads, understands and interprets technical and construction related documents (drawings, technical manuals and specifications) in order to determine appropriate equipment and materials required and proper methods of repair or installation.5.Performs point-to-point system check outs and participates in new and renovated system startups. Ensures proper software setup, programming and communication with server(s). 6.Provides technical support, direction and guidance to end users and other trades personnel where applicable.7.Maintains technical proficiency in building system applications through regular educational activities such as seminars, training classes, conferences, and self education.8.Responds to campus emergencies, both during the day and after hours, as needed.9.Uses campus software tools and other documentation methods to effective develop, organize and maintain necessary work related technical documentation.The final candidate will be required to complete a background check and a post-offer pre-employment physical successfully.*All Facilities employees are considered essential and are expected to be available to work as directed by the department during emergencies and certain campus events.
Essential Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. -Must be a graduate of a recognized 4 year electrical/electronics vocational technical program or possess the equivalent in educational and practical experience. -Must possess a high school diploma or equivalency (GED).-Possess significant journey level experience in maintaining, adjusting, calibrating operating, repairing, troubleshooting and installing Siemens, Carrier (including Automated Logic Controls), Honeywell, Johnson Controls and Barber Coleman electric, pneumatic and direct digital controls on HVAC related systems-Possess significant journey level experience in the use of computers and associated software to maintain, adjust, operate, repair, troubleshoot, and install Direct Digital Controls on the Campus Wide Carrier, Automated Logic and Siemens building automation systems.-Possess understanding and technical ability of DDC control theory and building operations, in order to perform investigations of complex HVAC system controls and functionality issues, evaluate alternate solutions and provide sound recommendations to supervisors, shop personnel and others. -Must possess journey level knowledge of the potential occupational hazards connected with electrical and building system controls work along with the associated safety standards and practices which should be applied.-Have the abi
Preferred Qualifications: PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:1. Advanced level ability to program either DDC or PLC processors.
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