The Controls Technician performs a variety of moderately complex semi-skilled duties to assist in the installation, inspection, testing and repair of pneumatic, electric and electronic control equipment.
This position is located at Rice University in a relatively new building the BRC, which is equipped with a sophisticated, state of-the-art interactive HVAC systems. It is essential the Controls Technician is fully capability to understand these systems to ensure the efficient operation of HVAC controls and campus energy management system (EMS) to meet both comfort and conservation requirements. This person must understand and possess the capabilities to install, troubleshoot and repair refrigeration systems of all types thus the person must be adept at quickly learning how to properly operate, maintain and calibrate these complex systems. It is imperative the incumbent practices safe work habits at all times for the safety of self and co-workers including the use of tools and protective equipment and follow department and university safety rules.
The Controls Technician position requires on-call work on a rotating basis for the purpose of responding to call-out work after hours and on weekends.
Position Status: Full-Time
Rice University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with commitment to diversity at all levels, and considers for employment qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: 19347
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