Service Specialist I - Building Automation Service - Beltsville, MD

Beltsville, Maryland
04 Oct 2016
24 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Division Building Technologies (BT)
Job Type Regular

Business Unit Service
Job Time Full-Time

Functional Area ENG - Engineering
Experience Level Entry Level

Req ID 156975
Required Education Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience

Location MD - Beltsville
Required Travel 10%

Division Description
Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthcare and Financial Services.

The Siemens Building Technologies Division is the world market leader for safe, energy efficient and environmentally friendly buildings and infrastructure. As a technology partner, consultant, service provider, system integrator and product supplier, Building Technologies offers fire protection, security, building automation, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) and energy management products and services.

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Job Description
Position Overview

Our contributions sometimes aren't very apparent - but our innovations have made history.  The Siemens Building Technologies Division is searching for a dynamic Field Building Automation Controls Specialist to participate in semi-complex equipment installation, trial runs, investigative test, repairs and overhauls.   Are you ready to make history with us?


As a Building Automation Controls Specialist, you will participate in responding to service calls, training customers on semi-complex building automation products and services, perform semi-complex maintenance on tools, test equipment, and maintain documents of all installations, inspections, maintenance, repair work, and failures.  Siemens provides structured training to help you learn and familiarize yourself with the company and the Specialist role.  In addition, you will assess the product/equipment performance and make recommendations for modification or improvements.   Our Specialists perform technical service agreement tasks and schedule assignments to ensure that the building automation system is properly maintained and operating correctly.  These tasks are a part of our emergency service calls and these would be handled during the day and after hours.   Other tasks include checking indicated point of trouble, analyzing full requirements of the system and checking/testing the system components.  As a Specialist you will diagnose trouble or defects and determine corrective action and repairs for the system. You will also perform preventative maintenance and diagnostics on the building automation system and components according to the service agreement contracts.  You will make sure the system is running at optimal operation for our customers.    Siemens will provide you with a mentor who will help you as you ramp up your knowledge.  Many more exciting tasks await you.  So if you are ready to make your mark in history and with Siemens, submit your resume today!

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience
•Associates degree in Engineering or related field.  HS diploma or equivalent.
•Specialized skill training/certification may be required. Demonstrates comprehensive working knowledge of a technical or specialty area, and of operations, methods, and practices.  
•Generally, 2-5 years of successful experience in area of responsibility and successful demonstration of Key Responsibilities and Knowledge as presented above.
•Skilled in programming, job start-up and checkout, and troubleshooting.
•Proficient in Microsoft Office: Word and Excel.
•Excellent verbal and written communication and customer relation skills
•Individual must possess a valid Driver's license in good standing
•Individual must be at least 21 years of age in order to participate in the required Siemens vehicle plan
•Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the Unites States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience
•Associates or Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or 1-2 years of vocational/technical training.
•Knowledge of building automation systems, HVAC, electrical concepts, and building operations preferred.
•Working engineering and programming background preferred.

Siemens encourages qualified long-term unemployed individuals to apply for open positions.

Offer of employment with Siemens is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screen, subject to applicable laws and regulations.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, disability status, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

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