Saint Rose, United States
10 months ago
This office-based position is responsible for the design of building automation systems using company tools and operating protocols. Receives project specifications from project management team and designs building automation system and service installed jobs. Chooses the appropriate mix of products and installation methods to provide the most cost effective solution. Prepares all required submittals and schedules subsequent hand-off to operations. Handles the ordering of all required products and equipment. Acts as a technical resource to team and customer as needed. Participates in sales to operations turnover meetings to evaluate accuracy of the sales estimate and job layout. Independently designs building automation systems for standard and/or critical environment facilities such as data centers or laboratories. May need to create unique design solutions to meet specific customer requirements. Designs building automation systems for large and/or complex buildings consisting of mechanical system layouts, electrical drawings, bill of materials, sequence of operations, valve and damper schedules, DDC panel layouts to meet the intent of the project plans, specifications and contract documents. Designs mainly large complex building automation network architecture to support operator workstations, DDC field panels, third-party integration devices connected through LON, Ethernet, Siemens P2 or BACNET. Analyzes plans, construction contract specifications and codes to determine project requirements and risks. Generates DDC point database on all projects. Prepares engineering re-estimate and follows up with appropriate sales and management to assure understanding of and satisfaction with job scope. Prepares specifications and drawings for special components and panels purchased from outside suppliers. Selects proper types and sizes of company products and outside suppliers to meet project requirements. Prepares all information on pre-installation extras or change orders to submit to customer or general/ subcontractor. Oversees the creation of system graphics. Ensures the job folder is organized and maintained including all pertinent job related information. Collaborates with internal procurement team for all required project materials for timely delivery on the job site. Completes closeout documents for assigned projects.
Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or Computer Science preferred. HS diploma or equivalent required. Specialized skill training/certification a plus. Equivalent experience in Building Automation Design or similar field to be considered.
Key Working Relationships:
Contacts are primarily with immediate supervisor and other internal employees.