Associate Controls Engineer

Kirkwood Community College

Cedar Rapids, IA

Job posting number: #7104106

Posted: June 27, 2022

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


Perform skilled work in the operation, design and testing of digital controls systems (DDC) for heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning (HVAC) of complex building systems. Aid in the design, implementation, and future compliance of Building Automation System architecture, data modeling, data acquisition, graphical design, and reporting. Critical involvement and management of Alarm classification and rules, data collection architecture and sensor selection, data analysis for energy and performance. reading and understanding blueprints and sequence of operations. The applicant will also be active in facilities' energy management strategies.

Advocate for Continual Improvement- empowering each other to identify opportunities for excellence.
Collaborate with Mutual Accountability- working together with a willingness to take ownership and account for our actions.
Champion Service- anticipating needs and create a welcoming, diverse, and inclusive environment.
Perseverance- commitment to excellence even in the face of adversity or delay in achieving success.
Lead- regardless of title, through positive influence.
Setup and tune PID systems for air, water control systems.
Assist in programming Building Automation Systems with graphical programming languages.
Build and maintain graphic web pages within building automation system, using Niagara System.
Java programming and maintenance of Kirkwood Niagara module.
Building Automation network administration – assist in implementation and compliance.
Assist in development of Kirkwood Building Automation Standards.
Assist in migrating old systems to new control platform, and maintain conformance.
Inspect projects and contracted work for compliance with Kirkwood standards.
Assist electro-mechanical technicians on a routine basis to resolve system issues and improve energy efficiency.
Respond to emergency situations such as: outages and disruption
Perform preventive maintenance programs on system controls
Carry out operational strategies for campus systems to ensure continuous and reliable service
Perform other related work duties as assigned.

Able to represent the College in a positive manner.
Assume responsibility; deal effectively with problems, and exercise independent judgment when making decisions.
Establish and maintain good working relationships with students, colleagues, and general public.
Read, understand and express oneself clearly and effectively in both written and oral form.
Attention to detail and an ability to multitask in completing complex tasks with accuracy.
High level of skill in the application of collaborative, organizational, interpersonal and communication skills.
Ability to work effectively and accurately in an atmosphere with frequent interruptions. Maintain a high degree of flexibility.
Self-motivated with demonstrated organizational and communication skills.
Attention to detail and an ability to multitask in completing complex tasks with accuracy.
Work independently with limited supervision.
Able to interact with diverse personalities.
Thorough knowledge of Kirkwood policies and procedures with the ability to understand and interpret clearly and accurately.
Attention to detail and an ability to multitask in completing complex tasks with accuracy.
Possess a high degree of attention to safety and well-being of students, faculty, staff, and the general public.
Able to remain calm and make critical decisions in high stress situations.
Possess excellent computer skills.
Welcome, value, and nurture people of all backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences, as well as support and promote an environment that accepts differences.

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Job posting number:#7104106
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Online Job Advertising
United States
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