BAS Technician

Engineering Consulting
Direct Hire
Mississauga, Ontario
Job ID:
Samantha Fallis

BAS Technician

On behalf of our client we are looking for a BAS Technician to join their team.  The Technician will work as part of a team to service their clients’ Building Automation Systems.  This includes start-up and commissioning, calibration, service and maintenance while maintaining a high degree of quality and adhere to all safety standards

Duties Include:

  • Assists with start up, commission, & re-commission of systems that utilize pneumatic / electrical / DDC technology.
  • Complete all required commissioning documentation. Maintains accurate As-Built drawing package and makes changes in Visio, Excel, Word, as required.
  • Responsible for calibration of systems requiring basic electronic test equipment, such as multi-meters, network terminals and/ or a laptop computer.
  • Assists in static (stand-alone) and dynamic (total building interactive network) commissioning of software programming.
    • Assists in the set up of operator workstations with all associated software.
    • Responsible for performing job database backups daily or as advised.
    • Communicates with lead project personnel upon arrival and before leaving the work site. Tracks and records job progress and keeps lead project personnel informed on progress, concerns and issues.
  • Read and understand project specifications and MEP drawing sets
  • Tests the project’s programs to ensure they meet the specified sequences of operation and that they perform according to industry standards
  • Inspect HVAC system including point-to-point, determining the proper operating ranges for field devices, as well as complete functional system checkouts
  • Create project database utilizing company and customer standards
  • Conduct graphics engineering functions which includes: creating equipment and floor plan graphics per project documents, create graphics submittal packages as required, review graphics as a completed package, for completeness and accuracy, develop and maintain graphic library, and participate in solution of job-related graphic problems
  • Coordinate and participate in system specialist hand-off meetings for the turnover of complex software projects. Selects materials including DDC modules, field sensing and control devices, dampers and valves to meet the project requirements

** Please note this role requires a willingness to travel more than 50% of typical work week, including air travel, overnight hotel stays, and unexpected travel.

Skills Required:

  • Minimum 2 Years’ experience in the HVAC Control industry
  • Asset: Associates Degree in Mechanical/Electrical or HVAC field
  • Field experience of installation and operation of automated control systems
  • Experience with operation, test and function of mechanical systems in commercial buildings
  • Thorough understanding of electrical theory as it applies to HVAC industry