Field Service Technician / Programmer HVAC Building Automation & Security Industry

Posted 3 months ago
  • Job Time: Full-Time
  • Experience Level: Entry Level
  • Required Education: Associates Degree or work experience
  • Location (TBD)

Company Information

Alabama Controls, Inc. serving the State of Alabama over 40 years and 20 years Internationally in the field of technology partner, consultant, service provider, system integrator and product supplier for building automation, security, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) and energy management products and services. 


  • Job specific programming, checkout, and commissioning of web-based HVAC DDC Systems in both government and private buildings. Projects include both new and retrofit systems.
  • Developing graphics using Photoshop for use with web-based interfaces.
  • Preparing and submitting any required commissioning documentation.
  • Documenting all changes related to as-built drawings.
  • Performing service and repair on existing DDC systems.
  • Creating and maintaining backups of customer databases in accordance with company procedures.
  • Set up and configuration of PC Workstations, user interfaces, data servers, IP Networking devices, protocols, routers, switches, mass storage devices and hubs.  Confirms proper network performance.
  • Coordinate startup services: Work with customer’s IT Department to coordinate network drops, ip addresses, and monitoring tools. Work with equipment vendors to coordinate communication protocols and any requirements to integrate with their systems.
  • Train customers on system operations.


  • Technical school or Associates degree (2 year) preferred, although a combination of education and experience will also be considered.
  • Commercial HVAC DDC programming experience; Niagara AX, BACnet, LON, and Modbus Integration in addition to basic computer skills (Microsoft Office Products: Visio, Excel, Word, Outlook).
  • Field experience in service & repairs of HVAC equipment.
  • Experience with Schneider Electric, TAC, Invensys IA, Tridium, Network 8000, and/or TAC Vista is preferred.
  • Working knowledge of electrical systems, low voltage controls & building automation systems.
  • Strong communication and customer service skills, oral and written.
  • Ability to read and understand mechanical drawings, control drawings, wiring diagrams, specifications, sequences of operation, and installation and operation manuals.
  • Valid driver’s license, a good driving record, and a reliable vehicle with proper insurance.

We are an equal opportunity employer.  The recruitment, selection, and employment shall be without discrimination due to race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, disability or armed forces status.  

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Job CategoryField Service Technician / Programmer

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