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Controls Technician
Black & McDonald Limited - Dartmouth
Posted:4/30/2017
Job Description

​​The successful individual will be responsible for performing day-to-day activities on a variety of assigned service work. This person should possess strong leadership skills, formal training and current employment experience that provide the ability to handle all challenges that occur on a daily basis in the service environment.

  • Install, repair, and maintain DDC equipment as part of the broader Black & McDonald service offering
  • Prepare all necessary paperwork, i.e. timesheets, service reports, etc. and ensure timely submission for billing purposes
  • Ability to communicate and build relationships with clients
  • Assist in preparation of job estimates and proposal submissions
  • Support our DDC group with developing sequences of operation logic and controller programming
  • Reading and interpreting drawings and specifications 
  • Requisition materials and supplies, as required
  • Ensure safe working conditions are enforced and strictly adhered to in accordance to company policy
Desired Skills & Experience
  • ​Commercial controls experience
  • Knowledge of HVAC systems and associated DDC controls strategies would be an asset
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Outstanding organizational and time management skills
  • Knowledge of specific controls systems would be an asset (Johnson Controls, Distech)
  • A team player, committed to working in a quality environment
  • Must obtain security clearance
Company Description
In 1921, William J. McDonald and William R. Black formed Black & McDonald Limited, a partnership to engage in residential wiring. Throughout the years, Black & McDonald has remained a family-owned business with an uncompromising commitment to the founder's principles of delivery as promised and fairness to all. The company has followed a planned course of diversification and expansion, combining growth and financial stability with ongoing investment in our people, and a willingness to pioneer new business opportunities and directions. Black & McDonald is an integrated, multi-trade contractor providing electrical, mechanical, utility and maintenance services to government, industrial, commercial and institutional markets. Currently, Black & McDonald operates across Canada, US and Bermuda. ​The company has over 5,500 employees working out of a network of more than 26 offices.

Black & McDonald approaches accessibility from an inclusive perspective, and will provide reasonable accommodation upon request throughout the recruitment and selection process.

Additional Information
Job Type: Full Time
Job Experience: Professional
Job ID: 201751200