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Facilities Control System Technologist (Experienced)

Albuquerque, NM 87102
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This posting will be open for application submissions for a minimum of seven (7) calendar days, including the posting date. Sandia reserves the right to extend the posting date at any time.


**Passionate about facilities?** Then join our Facilities Control Systems (FCS) Team and be the highly motivated Facilities Technologist we are seeking!

You will operate, monitor, program, and maintain the Sandia building automation controls system at SNL.

On any given day, you may be called on to:

+ Write the programs necessary for the operation of facility type systems, predominately heating ventilating and air conditioning systems (HVAC), in over one hundred major buildings.
+ Work with engineers to develop new building control strategies.
+ Work with HVAC technicians to trouble shoot concerns.
+ Work as a team member during design and construction of new facilities including start-up and Commissioning, and troubleshooting of industrial HVAC systems.


+ High school diploma plus three (3) years of relevant experience.
+ Experience in one or more of the following:

- Knowledge of direct digital control (DDC) and pneumatic/electric control systems for HVAC and facilities operations.
- Operations and troubleshooting of building HVAC systems.
- Writing code for the operation of DDC controls for heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems; Chillers; Boilers; Air Handling Units; and other associated mechanical sub-systems.


+ Knowledge and understanding of DDC Control systems; and the required computer skills necessary to effectively perform programming and troubleshooting.
+ Experience in computer network systems.
+ Experience programming Siemens software for building automation control, specifically related to the Siemens APOGEE system.
+ Experience operating and troubleshooting advanced building HVAC systems.

Department Description:

Department 4844, Mechanical Services, operates and provides preventive and corrective maintenance for mechanical systems associated with buildings at Sandia-NM. We also provide heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) control, via the Facility Control System, to select buildings at Sandia-NM and Sandia-CA.

About Sandia:

Sandia National Laboratories is the nations premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation, with teams of specialists focused on cutting-edge work in a broad array of areas. Some of the main reasons we love our jobs:

+ Challenging work withamazingimpact that contributes to security, peace, and freedom worldwide
+ Extraordinary co-workers
+ Some of the best tools, equipment, and research facilities in the world
+ Career advancement and enrichment opportunities
+ Flexible schedules, generous vacations,strongmedical and other benefits, competitive 401k, learning opportunities, relocation assistance and amenities aimed at creating a solid work/life balance*

_World-changing technologies. Life-changing careers._ Learn more about Sandia at: http://www.sandia.gov

*These benefits vary by job classification.

Security Clearance:

Sandia is required by DOE to conduct a pre-employment drug test and background review that includes checks of personal references, credit, law enforcement records, and employment/education verifications. Applicants for employment need to be able to obtain and maintain a DOE L-level security clearance, which requires U.S. citizenship. If you hold more than one citizenship (i.e., of the U.S. and another country), your ability to obtain a security clearance may be impacted.

Applicants offered employment with Sandia are subject to a federal background investigation to meet the requirements for access to classified information or matter if the duties of the position require a DOE security clearance. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause a clearance to be denied or terminated by the DOE, resulting in the inability to perform the duties assigned and subsequent termination of employment.

EEO Statement:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status and any other protected class under state or federal law.



  • Engineering
Posted: 2021-01-05 Expires: 2021-02-05

 World-changing technologies. Life-changing careers.

National security is our business. We apply science to help detect, repel, defeat, or mitigate threats.

For more than 60 years, Sandia has delivered essential science and technology to resolve the nation's most challenging security issues.

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