AECOM Industrial HVAC Technician / BSO 4 - Day Shift - 12 hours in Pearl River, New York

United States of America - New York, Pearl River

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an Industrial HVAC Technician / Building Systems Operator (BSO) in Pearl River, NY.

  • Work days are scheduled Saturday - Friday on a rotating cycle of days on / days off.

This mechanical maintenance technician is responsible for providing an advanced level of expertise in responding to work orders, troubleshooting, and providing preventive and corrective maintenance on the facility mechanical and HVAC equipment and systems in a pharmaceutical environment.

In addition, Building System Operators (BSOs) are responsible for operating, monitoring and controlling the Building Automation System, facility support utilities and equipment. BSOs are required to perform routes and rounds to validate field conditions, as well as perform light maintenance for the building.

Must have the ability to diagnose and troubleshoot ventilation equipment, pumps, fans, AHU’s, refrigeration, etc. in an industrial environment. Strong mechanical skills are required, as well as the ability to work safely with 3-phase power up to and including 480V. Must demonstrate good written and verbal communication, as well as a solid understanding of large building HVAC systems and their mechanical/electrical controls. Knowledge of building automation system software supporting HVAC, water, steam, and power distribution (such as Honeywell, Siemens, Johnson, Andover ect.) is preferred.

Must have the ability to identify and correct any safety-related issues and perform independent equipment evaluations to identify potential equipment failures.

HVAC Maintenance responsibilities:

  • Diagnoses, troubleshoots, and repairs facility mechanical systems; facility HVAC equipment and systems; pneumatic and/or hydraulic systems;

  • Conducts preventive maintenance inspections and performs required preventive maintenance actions such as lubrication, cleaning, filter changes, etc.

  • Troubleshoots and repairs blowers and fans.

  • Troubleshoots and repairs heat exchange equipment.

  • Performs basic pipefitting repairs on water, compressed air and steam lines.

  • Troubleshoots and repairs basic electrical issues.

Building System Operator responsibilities:

  • Monitor Building Management Systems (BMS/BAS) for alarms and abnormal trends.

  • Perform initial troubleshooting and remediation of alarm conditions. If necessary, make emergency calls for support. Document room environmental deviations, root cause and corrective actions in event reports if needed.

  • Document daily operations and alarms in appropriate logbooks.

  • Operate facility equipment both locally and thru the BMS as necessary to support building operations. Equipment including air handlers, exhaust fans, pumps, water systems, air compressors, chillers, steam accessories, and etc.

  • Perform routine building rounds to verify no emergency conditions exist.

  • Initial point of contact for outside contractors to issue safety work permits.

  • Coordinate with security personnel to respond to fire panel alarms.

  • Coordinate with janitorial staff as necessary to address water leaks.

General responsibilities:

  • Performs preventive maintenance on mechanical systems control and operating systems as scheduled in the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).

  • Responds and provides service and feedback to the customer on all work orders while assuring compliance to codes, regulations and industry standards.

  • Recommends measures to improve maintenance methods and equipment performance.

  • Analyzes and resolves work problems, or assists workers in solving work problems

  • Understands company policies and enforces safety regulations.

  • Safely performs functions of the position including following proper safety guidelines such as job hazard analysis and lockout/tagout procedures and wearing PPE as required.

  • Operates various measuring, diagnostic and testing instruments to help provide energy efficiency solutions.

  • Operates a variety of equipment such as hand tools, laptop computers and diagnostic hardware to perform work.

  • Maintains a strict schedule in order to be successful in the assignment, yet demonstrates flexibility in the day-to-day activities and scheduling for the benefit of the customer.

  • Other duties as assigned by Manager or Supervisor.

For more information, please contact Amanda Osborn at 706-325-8606 or!

Within AECOM, our group provides facilities and production maintenance services for our clients’ industrial, manufacturing, distribution, pharmaceutical, and commercial sites worldwide.

  • We run our own crews of Production Maintenance Techs, CNC Service Techs, Automation Techs, Industrial Electricians, Maintenance Mechanics, Industrial HVAC Techs, Logistics / Crib Management, Planner/ Schedulers, Supervisors and safety professionals inside our customers’ facilities to keep their infrastructure operating smoothly.

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Minimum Requirements

  1. High school diploma or demonstrated equivalent.

  2. Five years of experience as an HVAC maintenance mechanic in an industrial environment, or demonstrated equivalent combination of education and experience.

  3. Qualified applicants offered a position must be able to obtain site specific security access including all applicable background checks.

  4. Qualified applicants must submit to and pass a Tuberculosis test prior to employment, or be medically cleared for Tuberculosis by a medical professional, and be able to maintain annual negative results.

  5. Qualified applicants must pass a medical evaluation for respirator use and be able to successfully complete a fit test for each type of respirator needed for the position or for an approved alternate respirator that provides equal or better protection from identified hazards.

Additional Information:

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

  • This position may require a valid Driver’s License.

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

  • This position will require the ability to obtain a security access badge at our client’s location.

  • This position may require various shifts, weekends, and alternative work schedules.

Physical Requirements:

  • Requires the ability to regularly lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Requires the ability to regularly climb extension ladders, roof ladder, stepladders, and stairs at least 10 times during shift.

  • Requires the flexibility to bend/stoop, squat repetitive during shift.

  • Requires the ability to regularly kneel repetitive for shift.

  • Requires the ability to move in a 90-degree fashion on a repetitive basis for shift.

  • Requires the ability to stretch/reach on a repetitive basis for shift.

  • Requires the ability to walk extensively throughout the plant during shift.

  • Requires the use of a Company/Client approved utility knife.

  • Requires the ability to differentiate colors pertaining to wire color-coding.

  • Some tasks will require repetitive wrist movement.

  • Requires the ability to interact with all clients in a professional and friendly manner despite periods of stress.

Special Requirements:

  • Wear steel toe safety shoes, safety glasses, gloves and other Personal Protective Equipment as needed.

  • Cope with demands (stressors) that are associated with the job and/or the work environment so that acceptable levels of performance and overall contribution are maintained.

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Associate’s degree in industrial electrical, industrial mechanical, HVAC, electronics, or a related facility maintenance discipline.

  2. Experience diagnosing, troubleshooting, and repairing pumps, motors, gearboxes, bearings, supply and exhaust fans, power transmission components, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, etc.

  3. Experience performing pipefitting, welding, fabrication, and millwright related work.

  4. Experience programming, troubleshooting and/or repairing HVAC with building automation systems (Honeywell/Siemens) in an industrial or research facility environment.

  5. Certified in B.A.S. or Energy Management systems.

  6. Experience in software programming, particularly in graphics and sequence of operations.

Other Attributes:

  • Must be willing to work overtime when required. May be required to work holidays and weekends.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Maintenance

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 192634BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.