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Building Automation Controls Programmer/Engineer

Job Title:
Building Automation Controls Programmer/Engineer

FLSA Classification:  Non-Exempt

Work Hours:
7:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M. – Monday thru Friday


Employment Type:
Full-Time Employee  Overtime:  Occasional

Automated Building Systems, Inc. (ABS) is a leading Energy Management
Systems contractor and is the authorized Alerton EMS Dealer for all of
Southern New England. ABS has been providing best-in-class products and
exceptional customer service for over 30 years throughout Connecticut,
Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island.

As part of our growth strategy, ABS is investing in Building Automation
Controls Programmers/Engineers for our Connecticut location. The
qualified candidate will work independently under the guidance of the
Operations and Engineer Manager. The position is responsible for engineering
of new DDC projects as well as compiling closeout documents including
as-built drawings, programming, monitoring, installing, testing,
commissioning, inspecting, diagnosing and repairing building automation
systems (BAS) including HVAC and other integrated systems. Other duties
include updating and maintaining the graphical web interface that provides
system monitoring and diagnosis and applying knowledge of multiple
communications protocols including but not limited to BACnet and Modbus.

Position Qualifications:

  • Must be able to read and interpret construction documents.
  • Must have good troubleshooting skills for determining HVAC vs. computer/controller issues.
  • Excellent communication skills; both verbal and written.
  • Must be self-motivated, goal and results oriented, customer focused and efficient in fast paced environment.
  • Maintain high standards of quality with attention to detail.
  • The ability to work independently as well as on a project team.
  • The ability to work on strict deadlines without constant supervision.


  • Minimum two (2) years in Programming Field; five (5) years preferred.
  • 4-year degree in Mechanical Engineering/Technology or Electrical Engineering Technology is a plus.
  • Tridium AX certification highly preferred.
  • The ability to use Microsoft Office products. (Excel, Visio, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Experience with temperature control systems including Alerton, Honeywell, Johnson Controls, Trane, Schneider, and Siemens is a plus.
  • Knowledge of BACnet, DDC, Niagara AX, ALC, Siemens, or Metasys.
  • Experience working with AutoCAD and PDF Software.

Company Benefits

Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Disability Insurance, Paid Holidays, Paid Sick, 401K

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

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