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Controls Engineer - Gilbert Mechanical

Company: Gilbert Mechanical Contractors
Location: Minneapolis
Posted on: May 27, 2023

Job Description:

Controls Engineer - Gilbert Mechanical
Edina, MN, USA --- Gilbert, 5251 West 74th St., Edina, Minnesota, United States of America
Req #696
Tuesday, May 9, 2023
Gilbert Mechanical, a Legence company
For more than 40 years, it has been Gilbert's (https://www.gilbertmech.com/) mission to provide outstanding mechanical, electrical, plumbing, controls, and fire protection services in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area. Today, Gilbert employs more than 200 people in the Twin Cities market, and its clients represent a diverse range of technical market sectors, with specialization in the healthcare industry. Our fun, open and innovative culture is supported by forward thinking industry leaders who are united in collaboration and the pursuit of breakthrough ideas. Gilbert's philosophy includes mutual respect for all individuals, application of innovation and a rigorous serve-the-customer mentality. We create a culture of teaching and learning through cross mentoring that spans generations, disciplines, interests and talents. We strive to give each person exposure to the widest array of experiences possible to help them grow further and faster than they could anywhere else.
The Controls Engineer will work with project managers, engineers, mechanical contractors, building owners, and utility companies to deliver completely engineered documentation for the installation of building automation systems and components. The controls Engineer will work with project managers and control technicians to develop successful system design and implementation of control system projects.

  • Survey building systems and equipment

  • Work with engineers, contractors, and vendors to obtain equipment schedules and submittals

  • Develop control systems documentation

  • Layout Control System Network Diagrams

  • Develop Sequences of Operation and System Points Lists

  • Utilize Microsoft Visio to Create Control Schematics and Wiring Diagrams

  • Compile Installation Bill of Materials and Equipment Cut Sheets

  • Maintain properly updated documentation for field personnel

  • Document jobsite changes with As-built Drawings

  • Assemble final Operation & Maintenance Manuals

  • Submit to mechanical engineer/owner/general contractor for review and approval

  • Develop systems checkout and commissioning reports

  • Assist in commissioning of mechanical and control systems

  • Advance Control Division's use of technology

  • Customer support using remote access to their systems

  • Work with local utility representatives to provide customer incentives and rebates


    • Associates/Bachelor's degree or equivalent in engineering and/or a certificate in HVAC

    • Advanced computer experience in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Visio

    • Ability to multitask and be self-motivated

    • Good interpersonal and communication skills

    • Sense of responsibility and ownership for projects

    • Excellent customer service skills

    • Clear understanding of Company mission and values

    • Ability to work independently and as part of team

    • Detail oriented, organized, and results driven


      • (5+) years of Commercial HVAC or Controls experience

      • Experience with Alerton, Distech, Tridium, Johnson, Siemens, or other control systems

      • Construction project management experience

        This job description is the minimum essential responsibilities of the job. It does not restrict the fact that additional tasks may be assigned to the job position.
        Unable to provide sponsorship for this position.
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        Health and Welfare Benefits

        • Health and Welfare

        • Medical

        • Dental

        • Vision

        • Prescription drug

        • Employee assistance program

          Personal Benefits

          • Paid vacation

          • Company-paid holidays

          • Sick leave

          • Bereavement leave

          • Jury duty

            Financial Benefits

            • 401(k) retirement savings plan

            • Company-paid long-term disability insurance

            • AD&D insurance

            • Life insurance

              About Legence
              Legence, a Blackstone portfolio company, is an Energy Transition Accelerator--- that provides advisory services and implementation focused on financing, designing, building, and servicing complex systems in mission-critical and high performance facilities. With five decades of expertise in the built environment, Legence has a proven track record of reducing carbon emissions, implementing renewables, lowering utility costs through efficiency consumption, and making systems run better at unmatched speed and scale. To learn more about Legence and its services, visit https://www.wearelegence.com/ .
              Contingent Employment Statement
              Offers of employment for this role may be contingent upon successfully passing a background check and/or drug screen. Execution of screens will vary based on role requirements and Company policy. All background checks and drug screens will be done in accordance with applicable federal, state, or local law.
              Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
              Legence and its affiliate companies are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), parental status, national origin, age, disability, genetic information (including family medical history), political affiliation, military service, other non-merit-based factors, and any other characteristic protected under applicable local, state or federal laws and regulations.
              EEO is the Law (https://www.eeoc.gov/employers/eeo-law-poster)
              Reasonable Accommodations
              If you require assistance applying online, email ta@wearelegence.com . Please include a description of the specific accommodations you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying. If you are selected for an interview, please notify your recruiter of your accommodation needs. All efforts to provide reasonable accommodations will be made.
              To all recruitment agencies
              Legence and its affiliate companies do not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Do not forward resumes to our career's alias or employees of Legence and/or its affiliate companies. Legence and/or its affiliate companies are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Any third-party recruiting agreements for Legence and its affiliate companies may only be executed by Legence Holdings LLC's CHRO or Director of Talent Acquisition, without exception. All others are done without proper authorization and will not be honored. We will not be responsible for any fees under any third-party recruiting agreement not executed by said authority.
              Other details

              • Pay Type Salary

              • Required Education High School

              • Edina, MN, USA

              • Gilbert, 5251 West 74th St., Edina, Minnesota, United States of America

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