Facility Control Specialist / Facilities Management - Heating and Air
California State University, San Bernardino
Internal Number: 2919774
Facility Control Specialist / Facilities Management - Heating and Air California State University, San Bernardino
Job No: 511116 Work type: Staff Categories: Unit 6 - Teamsters Local 2010, Probationary, Full Time, Trades
California State University, San Bernardino is a preeminent center of intellectual and cultural activity in Inland Southern California. Opened in 1965 and set at the foothills of the beautiful San Bernardino Mountains, the university serves more than 20,000 students each year and graduates about 4,000 students annually. CSUSB reflects the dynamic diversity of the region and has the most diverse student population of any university in the Inland Empire. Seventy percent of those who graduate are the first in their families to do so.
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Facilities Planning & Management is here to provide, maintain, and enhance the campus community in support of the University's mission. Facilities Planning & Management consists of two divisions whose combined scope encompasses all aspects of Facilities at California State University, San Bernardino: Facilities Management and Facilities Planning, Design & Construction.
Under general direction for support of the San Bernardino and Palm Desert Campus, Facility Controls Specialist (FCS) maintains, service and repairs the automation systems that serves the heating, ventilation, air conditioning, refrigeration, water and plumbing equipment both in the Central Heating and Air Conditioning Plant and in decentralized utility centers throughout the campus on a regular basis and as listed on the CSU Classification Standards of a Facility Controls Specialist.
Typical responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
HVAC EQUIPMENT AND SYSTEMS
Under the direction of the Chief Engineer and/or Designee:
Maintain, service, repair and inspect HVAC equipment systems and automation controls in the Central Heating and Air Conditioning Plant and in decentralized utility centers and pools throughout campus on a regular rotating duty basis, with the primary focus on the monitoring and maintenance of building automation.
Install, modify and adjust computer-based heating, ventilation and air conditioning equipment and systems.
Fabricate and implement programs or building control strategies for digitally controlled or global supervisory controlled systems, troubleshoot, design and modify programs for building automation systems.
Repair and maintain individual hardware and software components.
Perform major-to-minor overhauls which include disassembling and inspecting of all parts, replacing worn and defective parts, reassembling of all equipment and controls, and testing to ensure proper function.
Perform major-to-minor repairs of microprocessor-based automation systems.
TROUBLESHOOT, CALIBRATE, TEST, ADJUST AND REPAIR HVAC EQUIPMENT CONTROLS, AND SYSTEMS IN THE CENTRAL PLANT AND ON CAMPUS BUILDINGS
Operate, maintain, troubleshoot and repair DDC Facility Control Networks which includes:
System front-end processors, hardware, software, field devices and stand-alone controllers.
Monitor, troubleshoot, design, modify, calibrate and program system features, and respond to technical and mechanical problems, either remotely or on-site.
Be thoroughly conversant in the software operation of the applicable building automation systems to diagnose, repair and maintain complex HVAC systems and their components.
Hot & Cold Calls
Responds to heating and air conditioning trouble calls in campus buildings and takes appropriate corrective action.
Response shall be as assigned by Supervisors or in their absence as dictated by the nature and seriousness of the reported problem. Occupants shall be treated courteously and informed of the action taken. The Plant Operator shall be informed of adjustments which may affect HAC operations and trouble log should be filled out promptly.
Respond to temperature calls generated from State & Non-State facilities as indicated by set forth MOU's,
Maintenance & Repairs
As assigned and scheduled or as necessitated by emergency conditions. Work shall be of journey level quality and shall meet applicable building and safety standards. Supervisors shall be kept informed of progress on jobs. Employee shall be expected to determine necessary parts and materials. The status of equipment and/or abnormal conditions shall be communicated to the Central Plant Operator as well. All work shall be promptly and accurately documented on work orders and history cards other appropriated records as instructed.
Performs Reactive, Preventative, Predictive maintenance and repairs on Hvac equipment and automation control systems which include determining root cause of failure, troubleshooting and repairing equipment & or systems. Utilizes specialized equipment to make repairs to return equipment back into operations.
Installs OEM, aftermarket parts and equipment, controls and makes modification and alteration to equipment with approval of Supervisor or Chief Engineer.
Perform preventative maintenance on HVAC equipment both in Central Plant and in decentralized facilities.
As scheduled per posted PM sheets and as scheduled by supervisors. All work shall be promptly documented on appropriate forms and records.
Calibrate, test, adjust and repair HVAC & equipment. DDC controls and ancillary systems in the Central Plant and on campus buildings, as assigned and required to maintain safe proper operations and as necessitated by system upsets and/or emergencies.
Perform as assigned and scheduled or as necessitated by emergency conditions.
Work to be of journey level quality and shall meet applicable building and safety standards.
Keep supervisors, and Chief Engineer informed of progress on jobs.
Determine necessary parts and materials.
Inspections shall normally be conducted daily or weekly basis. The purpose of the inspections is to determine the safe and functional operating condition of the equipment. Use of journey level trades knowledge is essential. Malfunctions and/or abnormal conditions which require additional corrective action shall be reported to your supervisor after completion of rounds and written on to the control room status board.
Equipment shall be inspected based on Manufacture recommendations or by the policy of the University based on factual data.
Promptly and accurately document work on 'work orders
California State University, San Bernardino offers a challenging and innovative academic environment. The university seeks to provide a supportive and welcoming social and physical setting where students, faculty and staff feel they belong and can excel. The university provides students the opportunity to engage in the life of the campus, interact with others of diverse backgrounds and cultures, as well as participate in activities that encourage growth, curiosity and scholarly fulfillment. Through its branch campus in Palm Desert, the university mission extends to the Coachella Valley.