AECOM Control Technician - HVAC in McLean, Virginia

Business Line Government

Position Title Control Technician - HVAC

United States of America - Virginia


Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Control Technician - HVAC to operate, repair, troubleshoot, maintain, and manage the control systems and associated subsystems. Coordinate with the designated liaison on all current and future modification to the BMS.

  • Troubleshoot and perform preventive maintenance on hardware for the assigned computer systems.

  • Troubleshoot and schedule field repairs for instrumentation associated with the assigned computer systems.

  • Troubleshoot software program problems in the assigned computer systems.

  • Perform in-house training of personnel on operation of assigned systems.

  • Make database changes, develop and install graphic screens to enhance operation and maintenance.

  • Monitor operations, implement new ideas, and establish trends toward Energy Management of the assigned systems.

  • Define levels of access into the assigned systems.

  • Develop and update floor plans or sensor locations throughout the building.

  • Review and update alarm messages.

  • Review alarm printout for possible system malfunctions.

  • Conduct a daily inspection tour of the entire environmental control system, and related equipment, at this facility to perform period preventive maintenance.

  • Test and adjust the control systems in accordance with a well-defined program.

  • Install, maintain, and repair electronic and pneumatic equipment, such as building equipment controls, etc., and order parts required to make necessary repairs.

  • Maintain a complete service workbench for electronic and/or pneumatic repairs.

  • Synchronize operation of electric devices of 120 Volts and below, pneumatic, and mechanical sensing, control and recording devices.

  • Adjust manual and automatic controls for HVAC systems.

  • Check all safety valves and devices.

  • Perform other job related duties.

  • Directs repair personnel as assigned.

Minimum Requirements

  • Possess a stationary engineers license, 3rd class DC steam boiler engineer, or Journeyman HVAC License or equivalent.

  • Have the ability to maintain, calibrate, and repair various parts of the system using equipment such as digital multimeter, analog voltmeter, variable power supplies, and Simpson meter.

  • Have familiarity with Building Management Systems.

  • Universal CFC refrigerant handling license.

  • Be willing to go off site for in-depth training on appropriate system.

  • Be familiar with how to troubleshoot and repair pneumatic and electronic pneumatic controls.

  • Ability to comprehend written and oral instructions.

  • A willingness to work rotational shift if necessary, including days, evenings and nights, as well as, overtime, weekends, and holidays.

  • Eight years experience in maintenance and repair of pneumatic and electronic pneumatic control required.

  • High school, technical school, apprenticeship, trade school graduate or equivalent required.

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen, able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret Security Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Be well versed in AC/DC Electronic theory and solid state electronics, digital electronic theory, DDC controls, computer operations and theory.

  • Familiarity with Honeywell Building Management System, Excel and Excel 500 Systems, preferred

  • Ability to write correspondence.

  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.


What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Craft/Trade

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 170462BR