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Application Engineer - HVAC Controls Building Automation

Cowles Search Orlando ,FL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

As a Building Automation Application Engineer, you will have overall responsibility for the design, material selection, material budget and design documents associated with the preliminary stages of the project. Additionally, ongoing engineering support of the project management, installation, programming and commissioning teams as well as the service teams for any project will be expected. The main purpose of this position is to provide a cost-effective design to meet the agreed upon scope for both equipment and installation of the Building Automation project. Final duties will be to provide closeout documents for the project.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Select applicable building automation products and end devices for energy management systems based on input from sales turnover and from contract construction documents, a defined scope of work and specifications.
  • Create controls drawings that include: flow diagrams, sequences of operation, bill of material, network layouts, schedules and electrical schematics as required.
  • Produce engineering documents to include control drawings, product data sheets and other requested data for project submittals.
  • Attend pre-construction meetings to gain knowledge of the project estimate and project scope.
  • Provide engineering assistance on and off-site during installation, start-up, checkout and turnover processes.
  • Participate in on-site walk-throughs and complete all project closeout documentation.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering, Associates Degree in similar field or equivalent job experience.
  • 10+ yrs. experience in Controls Applications Engineering with design of BAS or Temperature Control Systems preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of commercial building HVAC & Electrical systems.
  • Tridium and/or Alerton product knowledge a plus.
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills

 

 

Company Description
Cowles Search does most of its work in the field of HVAC controls, building automation, plus fire/life-safety/security and contracting in general all around the United States. Primarily, the roles we fill are for Controls Engineers, Controls Technicians, and Sales Engineers. We will also work to recruit for Project Managers and other related roles in HVAC, building systems, contracting and energy conservation. Our common client is a Controls Contractor, anywhere from a 10-person company to a $100M company with hundreds of employees, and from small markets to very large metropolitan markets. In many markets, we are placing fire alarm, life safety and security (card access and CCTV) salespeople, system designers, IT/Network electricians, inspectors and management/leaders.

Cowles Search

Why Work Here?

Cowles Search is a uniquely focused recruiting firm in the building systems arena.

Cowles Search does most of its work in the field of HVAC controls, building automation, plus fire/life-safety/security and contracting in general all around the United States. Primarily, the roles we fill are for Controls Engineers, Controls Technicians, and Sales Engineers. We will also work to recruit for Project Managers and other related roles in HVAC, building systems, contracting and energy conservation. Our common client is a Controls Contractor, anywhere from a 10-person company to a $100M company with hundreds of employees, and from small markets to very large metropolitan markets. In many markets, we are placing fire alarm, life safety and security (card access and CCTV) salespeople, system designers, IT/Network electricians, inspectors and management/leaders.

Address

Orlando
Orlando, FL
USA