Controls Systems Specialist
Fort Lauderdale, FL  / Tampa, FL 
Posted 1 month ago
Job Description

Job Summary: The Controls System Specialist will be responsible for installing (commissioning), troubleshooting, repairing, and programming building automation control systems while providing top tier customer service for all internal and external customers. The Controls System Specialist will utilize their knowledge of HVAC Systems, control devices, basic computer operations, electronics, mechanical and electrical troubleshooting, direct digital controls, airflow, hydronic systems, IT networking, and building control techniques.

Controls System Specialist Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Implement the startup, commission, and re-commission of customer systems that utilize pneumatic / electrical / electronic technology
  • Maintain accurate As-Built drawing package and make 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
  • Implement static (stand-alone) and dynamic (total building interactive network) commissioning of software programming
  • Set-up of operator workstations with all associated software
  • Responsible for performing job database backups on a daily basis or as advised
  • Manage process of turnover to service
  • Track and record job progress and keep lead project personnel informed on progress
  • Keep project management apprised of concerns and issues
  • Complete paperwork on-time including time sheets, expense reports, posting of work orders, on-site documentation and project status reports
  • End to end testing, programming, starting up, commissioning, and servicing on assigned projects and accounts.
  • Setup the graphical interface and establish network for the control system.
  • Custom programming for job-specific applications.
  • Represents the company by serving as the direct customer contact and is responsible for servicing products and equipment on assigned projects, ensuring customer satisfaction by identifying, analyzing, diagnosing and repairing equipment and systems at customer's location.
  • Coordinates with Controls manager, project managers, and customers to precisely understand requirements for all on-site installation and repairs by extensively examining building layouts, updating issues, gathering materials and synchronizing onsite work.
  • Continually enforces safety to the highest standards and maintains security and accountability of company issued and procured assets.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent, plus additional specialized courses or short-term training (one year or less)
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in Controls.
  • Experience in Automated Logic, Alerton and/or Niagra is a plus.
  • Capable of climbing ladders or using other lift equipment in excess of 8 feet above grade, and capable of lifting items up to 50lbs
  • Advanced understanding of control logic
  • Knowledge in DDC control theory and applications pertaining to the HVAC/Control
  • Prior experience in HVAC and/or Building Automation

We offer our employees a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package and are always looking for individuals with the talent and skills required to contribute to our continued growth and success. Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled


High School (preferred)

3 years: Controls (required)


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
1 to 3 years
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