Technician, Service - Building Automation

Job Description

Technology driven, problem solvers 

Customers around the world trust in our products.  Our service technicians and engineers significantly contribute to that.  You are the first on the scene to solve any technical problem. You are a trusted adviser, team player, and make things possible.  “Unsolvable” is a foreign term, and you go the distance.   Your focus on the customers’ needs makes you an invaluable partner.  When you join our team, the possibilities are endless. 

Why you’ll love working for Siemens!

  • Freedom and a healthy work- life balance– Embrace our flexible work environment with flex hours, telecommuting and digital workspaces.
  • Solve the world’s most significant problems – Be part of exciting and innovative projects.
  • Engaging, challenging, and fast evolving, cutting edge technological environment.
  • Opportunities to advance your career and mentorship programs on a local and global scale.
  • Competitive total rewards package.
  • Profit sharing available.
  • Rewarding vacation entitlement with the opportunity to buy and sell your vacation depending on your lifestyle.
  • Contribute to our social responsibility initiatives focused on access to education, access to technology and sustaining communities and make a positive impact on the community. 
  • Participate in our celebrations, social events and offsite business events.
  • Opportunities to contribute your innovative ideas and get paid for them!
  • Employee perks and discounts.
  • Diversity and inclusivity focused.
Siemens is proud to be an eight-time award winner of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, Canada’s Greenest Employers 2018 and Canada’s Top Employers for Young People 2019.

What will you do?

  • Performs preventive maintenance and diagnostics on systems and components according to the service level agreement
  • Tests and verifies system readings ensuring an optimal system operation
  • Diagnoses trouble or defects, determines corrective action and repairs system ; discusses and documents problem with customer and or office and advises of the best course of action
  • Completes upgrades adjustments and instrument calibration on systems and components following issued instructions
  • Responds to customer emergency service calls on-site or remotely checks indicated points of trouble.
  • Analyses the requirements of systems involved, checks and test systems components
  • Works with other employees companies or external service providers or vendors to arrange servicing to resolve problems
  • Through detailed service reports, documents the work executed, issues resolved etc.
  • Work as a trusted advisor for the customer
  • Advises Account Engineer on equipment required and time estimation for replacement parts following service visits
  • Work with the sales representative and service account engineer to identify additional opportunities, including time and material, system extensions, upgrades and service contract expansions
  • Proceeds with new work as per issued guidelines
  • Participates in service turnover on assigned jobs

What will you need to succeed?

  • Requires college technical degree or equivalent combination of education and related practical experience in building mechanics, instrumentation and control or related area
  • Minimum of 2 years of technical experience in the building automation 
  • Good communication skills - verbal and written
    • French: Very good knowledge spoken and written
    • English: Good knowledge spoken and written
  • Good knowledge of Building Automation systems and relevant standards (Siemens systems a strong asset)
  • Proven diagnostic skills - able to systematically identify and resolve technical problems
  • Self-motivated and calm under pressure
  • Experience in delivering high quality customer service to a broad range of customers
  • Understanding of the Building Code as it pertains to Automation
  • Drivers license is essential
About us.

We share our ideas and champion the people behind them.

For over 110 years, Siemens Canada has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality and reliability.  Siemens Canada is a technology leader providing comprehensive solutions for Smart Infrastructure, Gas & Power, and Digital Industries.  We make real what matters by setting the benchmark in the way we electrify, automate and digitalize the world around us.  Ingenuity drives us and what we create together in yours. 

Making a difference together we raised $565,000 towards charitable contributions, support over 50 non-profit organizations and planted 1,850 trees in our local communities.    Siemens Canada generates $2.2B in sales with 4,800 employees.   Join our team of approximately 377,000 talented professionals in more than 200 countries/regions and help us tackle the most exciting challenges to build a successful future together.  So, what are you waiting for?  Take your next career step with us.

To learn more about Siemens Canada, visit our website at www.siemens.ca

While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.




Job ID: 179354

Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Canada Limited

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time



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