Building Automation Engineering Technician

Technical Area Cadet Employment
Siemens Building Technologies
Canton, MA
United States
Job Summary

Siemens is seeking a Building Automation Systems Specialist to support customers in the Boston/RI area. This field-based position performs job start-up, commissioning, and troubleshooting for new construction, retrofit and service installed projects while providing guidance to contractors on site.

The Siemens Building Technologies Division is the North American market leader for safe and secure, energy-efficient and environmentally-friendly buildings and infrastructure. As a technology partner, service provider, and system integrator, Building Technologies has offerings for fire protection; life safety; and security as well as building automation; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC); and energy management. Since 1995, Siemens has helped to modernize nearly 7,000 buildings worldwide, including important American landmarks such as World Trade Center Memorial, Times Square Building, Carnegie Hall, Walt Disney World and the Mount Vernon Estate.

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Full Job Description


Performs wiring checkout and assists in automation systems start-ups.
Coordinates electrical installation with electrical contractor at job site as required.
Completes adjustments and calibrations and submits commissioning reports on automation systems.
Participates in job site final walk on assigned jobs and completes all job closeout documentation.
Responds to customer service calls, checks indicated points of trouble, and analyzes requirements of system involved; checks and test systems components. Diagnoses trouble or defect, determines corrective action, and repairs system.
Completes and submits written reports covering all aspects of each assignment.
Delivers technical support to end-users and field labor when applicable. Handles emergency service calls as directed during regularly scheduled hours and after hours as needed
Trains customers on company system prior to job turnover.

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:

Required education: High school diploma, state-recognized GED, or state recognized high school proficiency exam.
Required experience: Electrical and mechanical troubleshooting, programming, mechanical systems understanding.
Required travel: 10%
Other requirements:
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.
Knowledgeable in Microsoft Office (Word and Excel), and AutoCAD.
Ability to work in the U.S. without a need for current or future sponsorship.
Must be at least 21 years old to participate in required Siemens vehicle plan.
Must have a valid driver's license in good standing.

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:

Preferred education: Bachelor’s degree in mechanical or electrical engineering.

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