Commissioning Technician- HVAC- Florham Park, NJ
Business Unit: Distributed Generation
Requisition Number: 224758
Primary Location: United States-New Jersey-Florham Park
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Technical Diploma
Travel Required: No
Siemens is a global
technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation,
quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global
technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup
provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets,
the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and
Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital
Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.
The Siemens Building Technologies Division is the world market leader for safe, energy efficient and environmentally friendly buildings and infrastructure. As a technology partner, consultant, service provider, system integrator and product supplier, Building Technologies offers fire protection, security, building automation, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) and energy management products and services.
For more information, please visit: http://www.siemens.com/businesses/us/en/building-technologies.htm
This position is responsible for the development and writing of the PPCL Programming required to meet the
Sequences of Operations for the various projects that are sold. Additionally, this individual will
be responsible for creating a step by step PPCL Checkout to be used by the Specialists in the field
and supporting these Specialists when required by being on site to perform the initial startup of
This person will also be responsible for starting up Third Party Integration such as BACnet, Modbus
and Lon. This person will provide support to the Field Specialists when required.
• Executes projects from inception to close. Performs all duties as PM, Engineer and Specialist.
• Adheres to all Siemens project management standards according to project category.
• Performs start-up and installation tasks on Siemens controllers and equipment as needed.
• Field installs and troubleshoots all aspects of building control system.
• Oversees electrical installations of engineering designs.
• Coordinates all aspects of projects with all stakeholders.
• Fully responsible financially for project outcomes.
• Independently designs building automation systems for standard and/or critical environment facilities such as data centers or laboratories.
• Designs building automation systems for large and/or complex buildings consisting of mechanical system layouts, electrical drawings, bill of materials, sequence of operations, valve and damper schedules, DDC panel layouts to meet the intent of the project plans, specifications and contract documents.
• Designs complex building automation network architecture to support operator workstations, DDC field panels, third-party integration devices connected through LON, Ethernet, Siemens P2 or BACNET.
• Prepares required engineering packages (drawings, schedules, databases, programs, etc.) and schedules subsequent hand-off to field operations team.
• Analyzes plans, construction contract specifications and codes to determine project requirements and risks.
• Generates DDC point database on all projects. Generates code for equipment as required.
• Handles the ordering of all required products and equipment.
• Acts as a technical resource to team and customer as needed.
• Provides start-up and checkout documentation to the Project Manager and System Specialist for use in commissioning and validation.
• Creates or oversees the creation of system graphics.
• Participates in sales to operations turnover meetings to evaluate accuracy of the sales estimate and job layout. Performs engineering estimates and deviations from plan when necessary.
• Participates in job site walk through with contractors and/or building management.
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
• Associates degree or vocational technical training required.
• 2-5 Years of HVAC controls experience. Education may be substituted for experience.
• Knowledge of industry engineering fundamentals and business operations required.
• Knowledge of AutoCAD and Office Software required.
• Good verbal and written communication skills.
• This position is based in the Florham Park,NJ office but will require local travel to sites and US travel for training.
• Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.