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BT - Specialist Systems 1 - 11122 - 100153
Ref No.: 18-02031
Location: San Antonio, Texas
Reporting to the Operations Supervisor, this position is for an experienced controls technician who is familiar with major industry manufacturers such as Siemens, Johnson Controls, Client, Automated Logic, etc. This technician will coordinate, manage, implement and/or perform technical product startup for equipment that has been newly installed.

Job Duties:
• Performs system startup on moderate to complex HVAC systems: works with engineering group to create and/or verify point database; creates/reviews job specific programming via computer for HVAC controls systems; creates /reviews and uploads point database.
• Network Technologies: verifies point database and programming operations are consistent with scope of work for the intended integration and sequence; backs up data from data servers; troubleshoots and resolves inconsistencies in the functions or sequence of operations; contacts Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) for technical support as/when needed; drives issues to resolution. Sets up and configures PC workstations, user interfaces; data servers, IP Networking devices, protocols, routers, switches, mass storage devices and hubs. Confirm proper network performance.
• Project Site Communication and Coordination: Schedules with project manager and trade contractors to coordinate startup services as needed; coordinates network drops, IP addresses and monitoring tools with customer's IT Department personnel; works with equipment vendors to coordinate communication protocols, encryption, and database requirements for integration to their systems.
• Operational Testing, Verification and Acceptance: Runs reports to analyze system operation, works with customer to demonstrate system operation and verify consistency with the contracted scope of work (IE Commissioning Agents or test and balance contractors, others); participates in final inspection and testing; assures customer acceptance; trains customers on system operations. Completes and submits written reports; provides Plans & Control System Documents to engineering for as-built drawings.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Education:
• HS diploma or equivalent required.
• 2+ years of successful DDC controls experience and successful demonstration of Key Responsibilities and Knowledge as presented above.
• Successfully demonstrates knowledge in the field of DDC Controls.
Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Education:
• Associates degree or 1-2 years of vocational technical training preferred.
• Strong computer, IT networking, and programming skills
• Programming, commissioning, equipment startup, BacNet, Tridium, and integration of systems