Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Energy Management Systems Manager for University Facilities. Reporting to the Assistant Director of Energy Management Systems (EMS), this position is responsible for the management and operations of Utilities Energy Management Systems and Building Controls unit. The unit is responsible for the maintenance and operations of pneumatic and direct digital control building control systems in approximately 6 million square feet of university buildings on the Busch/Livingston, College Avenue, and Cook/Douglass campuses. The position supervises staff and manages daily operations.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Responsibility for all facets of the day to day supervision and management of the energy management systems operations on all five New Brunswick campuses.
Assures that the workforce is properly deployed to respond to planned, preventive and emergency work.
Determines the critical areas of building operating controls that are in need of upgrade, prioritizes attaining all quotes and pricing and forwards that information for funding.
Manages the financial spending of the EMS shop to maintain budget.
Attains, supports and maintains IP addresses for all web access building.
Maintains operations and system upgrades for all web accessed servers.
Coordinates with IT personnel all software and systems back-up on a nightly basis and schedules access to server room for all contractor server needs.
Supports and maintains laptop revisions and licenses for operating systems field access programming and troubleshooting.
Reviews operating systems communication protocols, integrates communication language protocols to cross intrepid to a BAC-Net protocol.
Integrates older proprietary stand alone building ATC systems into the BAC-net Rutgers campus-wide web access graphical interface monitoring system.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree preferably in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering or related field; or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
A minimum of ten (10) years experience in the maintenance, repair and/or installation of pneumatic and direct digital control energy management systems, four (4) years of which should include supervision of technicians responsible for pneumatic and digital control installation, maintenance and repair, preferably in a union environment and the management of budgets.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Thorough and hands on experience in troubleshooting and replacing pneumatic controls, as well as in troubleshooting, replacing and programming microprocessor based electronic controls.
Advanced knowledge in PC systems operating hardware and software, Automated Logic Controls (ALC), Honeywell, Siemens and Allen Bradley system, software and hardware programming and configuation, networking connectivity (IP, IPX), systems Routers/Gateways, building switch port and Cad-5 cable identification.
Experience with basic computer software programs such as Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel or any other basic computer programs.
Use of personal vehicle in order to travel for business demands; a valid driver's license would be required for this position.
Niagara certification preferred.
Some Novell experience helpful.
Position regularly uses and supports equipment and software for building controls ranging from 65 year old pneumatic controls 30 year old electronic controllers to present day direct digital controllers (DDC) in conjunction with pneumatic operators end devices. The next generations systems presently being installed are Honeywell CARE proprietary protocols, BAC-net COMFORTPORTDDC, Automated Logic Controls DDC and Siemens DDC. These controllers require the use of software/hardware programs and programming, IP address and all of the configuation associated . Nightly back-up servers, Lan-gate, Jace field communication gateways powed by emergency power panels. All field installed operating programs and software are maintained on CD and lap-tops for systems reconfiguation and downloads in the field.
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Posting Number: 21ST0353
Location: Livingston (RU-New Brunswick)
Internal Number: 126361
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.
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