American Embassy Budapest

is seeking a professional for the

Building Automation Systems (BAS) Engineering Technician

(Épületautomatizálási Technikus)

position
in the Facility Management Office (FM)

Tasks/Feladatok:

The Building Automated Systems Engineering Technician (BASET) will report directly to the Senior/Deputy Facility Manager and be responsible for the operation and maintenance, which may include a Reliability Centered Maintenance program (RCM), of computer and microprocessor-controlled systems located throughout the New Embassy Compound/New Consulate Compound (NEC/NCC).

Requirements/Elvárások:

  • Minimum of 5 years field experience in the operation and maintenance of a building automation system (BAS), including computer and microprocessor control system installation and programming. (The experience may have been gained as a result of performing general maintenance on computer controlled systems and equipment; however, at least 2 years must have been spent in direct maintenance of BAS specific components in a similar environment in addition to 3 years of experience with large, modern, commercial or Government office building operations and maintenance)
  • The incumbent must have superior knowledge, exceptional technical skills, and a thorough understanding of building automation systems, their components including sensors and actuators. Incumbent must be able to interpret sensor readings, and fault and failure codes
    Individual must have knowledge of local companies that can provide material or service support for the systems within his area of responsibility
  • English level IV (Fluent) written/speaking/reading is required T(his may be tested)
  • Hungarian level IV (Fluent) written/speaking/reading is required (This may be tested)
  • S/he will be required to translate local technical information and documents into English for the Senior/Deputy Facility Manager
  • The incumbent will have strong computer skills, able to navigate through the Microsoft Office Suite software (Word, Office, Excel, Outlook, Power Point, etc.), to create the various documents including reports, spreadsheets, cost estimates, inspection logs, utility consumption charts and graphs. S/he must be proficient in AutoCAD, able to create usable engineering drawings to assist in the operations and maintenance process, or for use in renovation projects.  
  • A valid driver's license B and clean driving record are required

Education:

The completion of a four-year Bachelor of Science degree, or equivalent, in Mechanical/Electrical/General Engineering or Computerized systems, control and sensor technology is required. Applicants must have proof of specialized technical training to match background requirements

Work experience can substitute for education as follows:

Secondary school plus minimum 4 years of relevant work experience in operation and maintenance of a building automation system (BAS), including computer and microprocessor control system installation and programming

OR

College or university studies (no specific field required) plus a minimum of 2 years of relevant work experience in operation and maintenance of a building automation system (BAS), including computer and microprocessor control system installation and programming

(The experience may have been gained as a result of performing general maintenance on computer controlled systems and equipment; however, at least two (2) years must have been spent in direct maintenance of BAS specific components in a similar environment  in addition to three (3) years of experience with large, modern, commercial or Government office building  operations and maintenance.)

What we offer:

  • All Locally Employed Staff receive a 13th month bonus, performance related annual awards, American paid holidays, and free access to Embassy Gym

Sector(s):

  • Manufacturing, Production
  • Production Technician
  • Engineer
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Building Industry, Real Estate
  • Building Maintanance

Experience required:

  • 5-10 years professional experience

Required Qualification:

  • High school degree

Required language level:

All of these are:

  • English (higher advanced/fit for negotiation)
  • Hungarian (higher advanced/fit for negotiation)

Employment type:

  • Full time

Job location:

Budapest

How to apply/ contact information:

Please apply through our Electronic Recruitment Application (ERA) system via clicking the Jelentkezem button!