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Building Automation Project Manager 2023-06-15 Our client is seeking an experienced Service Manager based in New York to join their team, overseeing the management and execution of service operations for fire alarm systems and related equipment. Cento Intelligent Resource Solution 2023-07-15

Building Automation Project Manager

New York / permanent / Up to $125,000

Brett Ennals

125000 DAY

Up to $125,000


Building Automation Project Manager

Location: New York

Up to $125,000


Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with the designer and operation manager to develop engineering designs, produce engineering shop drawings, and as-built drawings.
  • Analyze current work procedures and standards, continuously seeking opportunities for improvement. Assist the operation manager in establishing standards and commissioning procedures.
  • Manage BAS projects to ensure they align with the scope of work, stay within budget, and meet project completion deadlines.
  • Provide accurate quotations for smaller projects or change orders based on bidding documents, engineer's specifications, and team performance history data.
  • Gather project site performance data and case studies to assist the operation manager in creating standard procedures and technical documents.
  • Offer technical support to field technicians and junior designers, analyzing customer needs, engineer's specifications, and floor plans to develop solutions for new or existing applications.
  • Review job construction plans, specifications, survey information, sales sketches, estimates, and take-off sheets.
  • Design building control systems, including DDC controller system sequences, control drawings, valve sizing, damper sizing, and schedules. Prepare submittals in accordance with engineering standards, ensuring commitment dates are met.
  • Collaborate with the sales and delivery teams to review submittals and obtain hardware submittal approval.
  • Provide technical assistance to the sales team during the bidding and estimating phase, analyzing and interpreting job documents and code requirements.
  • Review and update BAS software algorithms and graphic standards.
  • Collect feedback from installation electricians, project lead techs, and technicians to enhance project document quality and ensure smooth and efficient project execution within the specified codes, specifications, and company standards.
  • Lead project technicians.
  • Control costs and update necessary cost changes for labor, materials, and subcontractors.


Requirements and Skills:

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a project management role.
  • Ability to effectively communicate and engage with stakeholders at all levels, including senior management, sales, engineering, operations, marketing, suppliers, and customers.
  • Strong planning skills with meticulous attention to detail.
  • Capable of both strategic (long-term) and tactical (daily) thinking.
  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent problem-solving, negotiating, and influencing skills.
  • Technical/engineering background is preferred.
  • Some knowledge of Building Automation Systems (BAS) is highly desirable.


What Our Client Offers:

  • A great working environment.
  • Competitive salary.
  • Group insurance benefits.
  • Company-sponsored RRSP program.