Saint Rose, United States
over 1 year ago
Uses company tools and operating protocols to support the basic building automation systems design in new and existing facilities.
Principal Duties & Responsibilities
Works with the sales team to understand project specifications and needs of the customer and may participate in job site walk-throughs.
Designs basic systems for standard facilities which, depending on the system type, valve and damper schedules, fire alarm detection and notification layout, various security system devices, readers, etc., and control panel layouts.
Interprets/designs sequences of operations to identify hardware and logic requirements for systems.
Assists with analyzing plans, construction contract specifications and codes to determine project requirements and risks.
Ensures proper types and sizes of basic products.
Follows up with sales and management to ensure job scope, specifications and schematics meet customer needs.
Provides start-up and checkout documentation to the Project Manager for use in basic commissioning and validation.
Participates in sales to operations turnover meetings to evaluate accuracy of sales estimates and job layouts.
Assists with peer review of engineering documents.
Mentors, trains and directs design activities of Engineering Assistants, or assumes the duties of Engineering Assistants.
Preferred Education & Experience
Minimum of Associates Degree in business related technology, e.g., mechanical or electrical design or engineering, or related field/equivalent experience. Bachelors degree preferred.
Knowledge of engineering fundamentals, HVAC, mechanical systems, and business operations preferred.
Able to read/interpret electrical circuit diagrams.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office, AutoCAD.
Good communication skills.
Ability to adapt to shifting demands and competing priorities from customers and internal partners to consistently manage time effectively and meet established deadlines.