Building Automation Systems Operator

Massachusetts, United States
26 Jan 2021
End of advertisement period
26 Mar 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.

BUILDING AUTOMATION SYSTEMS OPERATORFacilities-Repair and Maintenance (R&M), to join the critical 24/7 Operations Center.  Will monitor, diagnose, and respond to alarms; coordinate complex response(s) to campus emergencies, e.g., fires, floods, power outages, and HAZMAT spills; utilize a building management system (BMS) to troubleshoot and diagnose responses to multiple environmental systems including air handlers, chillers, boilers, and steam generators; evaluate heating and cooling problems and determine appropriate corrective actions including issuing work orders and dispatching and communicating with field personnel; read and interpret graphics and systems of operation and make system adjustments via the BMS; maintain data integrity of all calls, alarms, and actions using a computerized maintenance management system; operate communications equipment; and handle related duties are needed. 

Job Requirements

REQUIRED: at least five years’ experience in a customer service environment; a high school diploma; demonstrated experience handling multiple priorities, organizing work to meet changing priorities, and working efficiently and effectively under pressure and in emergency situations; proven customer service, interpersonal, and communication skills; attention to detail; ability to handle situations diplomatically and across various levels of the organization; comfort with ambiguity; initiative; excellent problem-solving skills; advanced and varied computer skills, including proficiency with MS Office and willingness and ability to learn other programs; ability to remain stationary for long periods of time and comfort working alone in a secured office environment; and ability to speak, read, write, and understand the English language. 

PREFERRED:  call center and/or dispatching experience; experience in the operation and maintenance of building management systems; and experience with Andover-Continuum, Carrier-CCN, or Siemens-Apogee. Job #18951-6

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.

MIT considers equivalent combinations of experience and education for certain jobs. All candidates who believe they possess equivalent experience and education are encouraged to apply.