Control Center Technician - Boston University

Ref No:17221522-2148-1896
Published Date:31 Aug 2017


Company Profile:

The National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories (NEIDL) at Boston University is part of a national network of secure facilities that study infectious diseases – whether they occur naturally or are introduced deliberately through bioterrorism. The NEIDL is dedicated to the development of diagnostics, vaccines and therapeutics to combat emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases. In addition to Bio Safety Level (BSL)-2 and BSL-3 laboratories, the NEIDL houses BSL-4 laboratories that will operate at the highest level of containment. The NEIDL will add to the growing life sciences industry in the region, throughout the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and across the country.

Description of Duties:

Monitor the NEIDL Building Automation System (BAS) for alerts and alarms Make notifications of BAS alerts and alarms to NEIDL occupants Coordinate initial emergency response with Environmental Health & Safety, Facilities, and Public Safety Assist Facilities mechanics in performing maintenance on building systems and equipment by manipulating the BAS Assist Facilities mechanics in troubleshooting and repairing controls equipment Assist in testing of building systems Assist with lab decontamination and re-commissioning by manipulating the BAS Work with NEIDL Facilities Management and Siemens to make changes to BAS programming Train on and follow established safety procedures including use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in all NEIDL laboratories Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications:

Experience with Building Automation Systems Must have a strong working knowledge of computer hardware and networking Must be proficient with common computer software including Windows operating systems and office suites Working knowledge of building systems and operations including HVAC, Power, and Life Safety systems Ability to read blue prints Must read, write, speak the English language proficiently Associates degree or higher Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license Ability to work independently or in a group Must successfully pass NEIDL and associated background checks as determined by the University at the time of hire, and continue to meet standards of the background check throughout the period of employment

How to Apply Guideline:

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