• location: Atlanta, GA
  • type: Temp to Perm
  • salary: $20 - $35 per hour
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Contract position: Building automation company has is looking for a few Direct Digital Controls (DDC) Systems Technicians with 3-15 years of relevant experience. You will work on retrofit and new construction projects for data centers, commercial building, high rise building and similar. You will support clients in and around the Atlanta region with some minimal travel throughout the state of Georgia. Client is looking for candidates that are local to Atlanta at this time.

Responsibilities for the Technician
  • Install, troubleshoot, commission and start up new building automation systems I controls as a Systems Technician I or II
  • Perform Point‐to‐Point checkout for Terminal Units, AHUs and RTUs
  • Load programs into the controls systems provided by your Field Engineer or Controls Programmer....the more experienced Technicians will be expectd to make slight modifcations to the programs in the field
  • Work with other System Technicians to perform overall system checkout in an efficient manor
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues in the field with guidance from a Project Manager, Engineer or Programmer
  • Verify the operation of equipment, per the designed Sequence of Operation
  • The more experienced Systems Specialists will be expected to do the sequence of operations for the system and will also do some alarming and trending on the system
Requirements for the Technician

  • You need a basic understanding of electrical principles, relay logic, grounding, troubleshoot terminations, reading engineering drawings, make sure equip wired directly
  • The ideal candidate has an understanding of complex relay logic and electricity
  • You need some knowledge of the following: power requirements of equipment devices used in field installation, correct device layout on equipment in the field applications, & correct terminations of field devices
  • You also need some experience with the correct communication trunk layout for RS‐485, Ethernet and LON applications
  • Any knowledge of the use of resistors to dial in RS‐485 wave forms would be helpful
  • An understanding of LON, BACnet MS/TP and BACnet IP network structure would be helpful
  • An understanding of Building Automation System Controller Hierarchy is desired
  • Ability to read control drawings and schematics is preferred
  • Ability to navigate and adjust programming in Niagara is helpful
  • Any hands on experience with Alerton and Distech controls systems is a PLUS
  • Experience using oscilloscopes and understanding of wave signs generated on a network trunk is a PLUS

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