Controls Technician HVAC

Shryne Group   Los Angeles, CA   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
Posted on November 1, 2022
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Controls Technician HVAC (Building Automation Controls Programmer)

*OPEN to an Entry Level Candidate who has HVAC & some Controls PROGRAMMING Courses at the pay range of $25-30 an hour

**Preferred Candidate will be Certified in TRIDIUM NIAGARA N4 Systems & have 3-5 years of work experience as a Control Technician and the Range for someone with HVAC, Programming & Software Tridium Niagara N4 Systems will range from $80-100k



Job Title: Controls Technician

Department: Cultivation



COMPANY:

We are setting the industry standard to influence and inspire through our innovative methods. We merge together cannabis culture with cutting-edge technology to deliver the best possible customer and employee experience(s).



The company operates a fully integrated cannabis business with a footprint that covers the entire breadth of the state of California; the world's largest cannabis market. We control our supply chain from cultivation to retail, which enables us to deliver clean and tested cannabis products at unmatched prices.



Our mission is to provide the one-stop-shop cannabis experience by offering exceptional customer experience service and diversified products. We strive to build long-term customer loyalty.



JOB SUMMARY:

We're seeking an energetic Controls Technician to assist the cultivation team with daily functions that will support many facets of the company. A Controls Technician is responsible for installing, programming, testing, calibrating, operating, and repairing control systems along with their related software, hardware, and equipment. When controls exceed or fall below specifications, they must quickly troubleshoot the problem to avoid or minimize interruptions to production. They are also responsible for performing a variety of technical duties relating to the electrical, mechanical, instrumentation, and control functions of the Company’s utilities systems. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.



DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

Ability to perform general knowledge of digital control concepts such as analog and digital inputs and outputs, sequences of operations, point addressable devices, closed loop and supervisory feedback systems, BACnet integration BACnet systems, BACnet networks, device programming, serial communications, and computer networking
Installs, programs, inspects, troubleshoots, and adjusts electrical and mechanical equipment, instrumentation, and related information systems
Requires general skill in analyzing control system malfunctions and determining appropriate repairs. This includes troubleshooting system controller boards, field devices, sensor wiring, control wiring, general input and output wiring, and network/communications wiring
Performs tests and maintenance on mechanical, electrical, and instrumentation equipment; interprets readings and outputs of equipment; ensures proper functioning of equipment and related information systems
Requires skill in the use of technicians' tools such as electric meters, calibration devices, electronic testers, etc.
Reviews operator’s manuals and other established guidelines; ensures equipment and
- - - information systems are operated in accordance with established guidelines

Performs basic programming for Control systems; programs with ladder
- - - logic and relay logic; operates PLCs, RTUs and associated inputs/outputs; operates

- - - VFDs; performs telecommunications networking

Initiates work orders pertaining to utilities equipment and information systems;
- - - ensures work orders are accurate and complete; performs record-keeping functions.

Reading and interpreting design, control, and electrical drawings
Estimating materials, parts and equipment to complete assignments
Reading and interpreting manuals, specifications, drawings and blueprints
Reading and interpreting meters, gauges, charts, and a variety of instruments.
Identifying and resolving operational, technical and procedural problems.
Work with voltages ranging from 12 VAC to 600 VAC
Diagnose and resolve technical problems related to control and monitoring systems
- - - and perform needed repairs

Tests and calibrates system devices to ensure functional reliability of operating/monitoring system
Inspects, trouble shoots, performs corrective and preventative maintenance on HVAC equipment such as air handlers, compressors, vacuum pumps, and exhaust fans by changing belts, lubricating parts, & replacing motors, valves, sheaves, motor bearings, etc.
Work is subject to exposure to extreme weather conditions, sewage, hazardous chemicals, electrical currents, gasses, dust, noxious odors and heights exceeding 10 feet.
Install and maintain motor control systems for fans, pumps, compressors, etc.
Performs and/or assists with work on all HVAC and controls systems and related
- - - equipment as necessary

Be on call, as necessary
Federal, state and local requirements pertaining to HVAC utilities systems
Record keeping practices, both electronic and hard copy
Performs other miscellaneous duties as needed


REQUIRED SKILLS/ABILITIES:

Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
Excellent time management and prioritization skills
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite or related software
Strong decision-making ability
Ability to work independently and in a fast-paced environment
Flexibility to work under time constraints and meet deadlines



EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

High school diploma/GED
Formal Trade course work
Minimum 3- 5 years experience as Controls Technician
Certified in Tridium Niagara N4 systems is a PLUS
State Law requires that applicants be 21 years old and over
Experience in a legal cannabis market highly preferred


PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Must be able to access and navigate each department at the organization's facilities
Must be able to stand, sit for prolonged periods of time, bend, kneel, squat, and twist
Must be able to lift and maneuver materials and equipment weighing up to 50 pounds


Due to Covid-19, we are doing everything we can to keep our team and customers safe. This means individual offices or widely spaced workstations. We also provide extra masks, shields, hand sanitizer, and gloves as needed. We are an essential business, and we require our team to work in the office.



We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.





Requirements
High school diploma/GED
Formal Trade course work
Minimum 3- 5 years experience as Controls Technician
Certified in Tridium Niagara N4 systems is a PLUS
State Law requires that applicants be 21 years old and over
Experience in a legal cannabis market highly preferred
*OPEN to an Entry Level Candidate who has HVAC & some Controls PROGRAMMING Courses $25-30 an hour

**Preferred Candidate will be Certified in TRIDIUM NIAGARA N4 Systems & have 3-5 years of work experience as a Control Technician

Summary
JOB SUMMARY:



We're seeking an energetic Controls Technician to assist the cultivation team with daily functions that will support many facets of the company. A Controls Technician is responsible for installing, programming, testing, calibrating, operating, and repairing control systems along with their related software, hardware, and equipment. When controls exceed or fall below specifications, they must quickly troubleshoot the problem to avoid or minimize interruptions to production. They are also responsible for performing a variety of technical duties relating to the electrical, mechanical, instrumentation, and control functions of the Company’s utilities systems. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

Shryne Group

Los Angeles , CA