Building Automation Technician

Alexandria, Minnesota (US)
Job Type:
Full Time
Building Automation

Building Automation Technician


Building Automation Technician is the primary resource for commissioning a new building automation system, performing preventive maintenance, and responding to service calls. Building Automation Technician must identify and provide reliable solutions for all technical issues to assure complete customer satisfaction.

Essential Job Functions

  • Maintain accurate records of installation, commissioning, preventive maintenance, service calls, projects, contacts, and correspondence in company databases
  • Maintain an advanced level of product knowledge
  • Travel to project sites to perform start-up, integration, and training services
  • The Building Automation Service Technician diagnoses and repairs problems with the building automation systems
  • Perform preventive maintenance on BAS equipment
  • Articulate technology and product positioning to both business and technical users
  • Perform technical/product training for salespeople, estimators, and engineers at targeted accounts

 Additional Job Functions

  • Resolve customer issues or difficulties in a manner that is consistent with the company mission, values, and financial objectives
  • Maintain professional business relationships within target accounts
  • Provide status of ongoing projects and future projects
  • Identify customers’ needs and sales opportunities to help future growth


  • Journeyman HVAC Technician
  • Minimum 2 years of experience (or formal HVAC schooling)
  • Universal EPA license (or able to obtain one within 30 days)
  • Advanced fundamentals and knowledge of HVAC system
  • Valid driver’s license with a clean record and DOT Physical
  • Building automation controls knowledge
  • Have an Alexandria, MN mechanical competency card (or able to obtain a gas card within 30 days)
  • Able to work independently
  • Self-motivated
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Read architectural, mechanical, and electrical blueprints and have a solid understanding of basic electrical and mechanical control systems
  • A solid understanding of network communications technology – Internet, Intranet, VPN, TCP/IP, Ethernet
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
  • Available for travel 25%

 Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Automated Logic systems
  • Customer service or sales support experience
  • Proven project management skills
  • Application programming experience
  • Microsoft Visio and AutoCAD
  • BA/BS in Engineering, commissioning agent, technical field, or equivalent successful experience in a similar controls industry role


  • free family health, dental and vision insurance
  • free life insurance
  • free short-term disability insurance
  • tuition assistance
  • scholarship program
  • 401k match
  • HSA and flexible spending accounts
  • uniform allowance
  • paid time off and paid holidays

About Us

Automated Technologies delivers expert commercial building automation engineering, design, training, implementation, and service solutions. Professionally installed by in-house class A licensed journeyman electricians, as well as being a factory-certified variable frequency drive (VFD) installer and commissioner. We provide expertise for all your building automation needs.

Posted: February 10th, 2022

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