Console Operator

Hampton, Virginia
09 Nov 2016
09 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Jacobs has partnered with NASA to support space flight programs for more than 40 years. While the majority of work is directly in support of LaRC, other industry partners and Government agencies may be supported at remote sites as directed by the Contracting Officer (CO). The Center Maintenance, Operations, and Engineering (CMOE) contract comprises of three major categories of work - operations, maintenance, and engineering (OME), as described below. •Maintenance - Research and institutional facility maintenance includes, but not limited to, preventive maintenance, trouble calls, repairs, Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM), Facility Condition Assessment (FCA), and maintenance/operation of central utilities (e.g., electrical power distribution, potable water, storm water drainage) •Operations - Facilities Operations support includes, but not limited to, wind tunnels, laboratories, and test stands testing, instrumentation calibration/repair; plant and utilities (e.g., high pressure air, Liquid Nitrogen (LN2) and Steam Plant); technology development and administration, including, but not limited to, Facility Automation Systems (FAS) and Data Acquisition Systems (DAS) •Engineering - Facility engineering includes, but not limited to, engineering studies, design, construction, construction management, configuration management, tactical engineering, pressure system recertification, project management/planning support.

Monitor the computerized Energy Management Control Systems (EMCS) to ensure proper operation of the air conditioning/heating equipment. Experience using Trane Summit, Johnson Metasys Extended Architectural system and Invensys workstations desirable. Performs routine maintenance of EMCS including calibration, repair, adjustment, and/or replacement of monitoring and control devices. Works with 0-480 volt electric power system components, including wiring, cables, switches, controls, breaker panels, motors, pumps, fans, air conditioners, refrigeration, and air compressors. Uses electrical, electronic, pneumatic and mechanical test equipment. Knowledge of or experience with electrical systems, pneumatic control systems, hydronic systems, steam heating systems. The successful candidate will be required to work as a Duty Officer, acting as a call center representative and monitoring and responding to Industrial alarms using the written response procedures.

U.S. Citizenship required. Two (2) years of college with course in engineering or associated discipline, and six (6) years of related experience. Additional relevant education may be substituted for a portion of the experience. Position requires four (4) years of Energy Management experience, a journeyman's certification in industrial HVAC, or a total of 6 years of energy management/HVAC experience. Position requires comprehensive knowledge of programs gained through long and varied work experience in field of speciality. Successful candidate must be able to interpret drawings, trend graphs, services manuals, and the reading of all required precision instruments, and must be knowledgeable of component OEM repair methods and STDs. Interfaces with internal and external customers to satisfy utility demands.

Must be able to effectively communicate both orally and written with effective use of visual aids. Should be able to use computing technology for problem analysis and solution.