Ranked as one of the Best Employers in Nebraska, the University of Nebraska – Lincoln is committed to providing a work environment and culture that fosters personal and professional success and satisfaction. We invest in our staff by offering fantastic benefits like vacation, sick, and holiday pay, a variety of insurance options, retirement plans, and numerous others. By joining our team, you will be given opportunities to grow as an individual and contribute to the significant impact that we make within the University of Nebraska community and Nebraska's economy each year.
As a CAD/Controls Systems Design Technician, you will:
Create, update, and validate detailed CAD drawings for mechanical and electronic building systems, including mechanical systems, life/safety systems, and access control.
Provide on-site and remote assistance and technical support to technicians and outside consultants during the installation of new and renovated mechanical and control systems.
Communicate controls design information for assembly, installation, testing, and calibration of mechanical and control systems.
Create, maintain, update, and validate control system programming utilizing the UL Java Energy Management System (jEMS).
Collaborate on campus construction and renovation projects, assisting in mechanical system design and documentation.
Establish and manage project schedules to ensure timely completion of project deliverables.
Review and procure third-party equipment to ensure compatibility with UNL's systems and sustainability standards compliance.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees' differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, the University of Nebraska considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See https://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
Associate degree in mechanical engineering, electronics technology, electrical engineering, industrial technology, controls systems design, other related field of study, or equivalent experience.
Proficient using MS Office, specifically Excel.
Proficient in AutoCAD.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Strong ability to learn and adapt to new software and teach others.
Ability to communicate complex technical information to non-technical audiences.
Adaptable with the ability to change and switch directions quickly and effectively.
Strong communication skills.
Strong organizational skills.
Ability to work effectively in a small-team environment.
High attention to detail.
Must have a valid driver's license and meet University driver eligibility requirement.
Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering, electronics technology, electrical engineering, industrial technology, controls systems design, other related field of study, or equivalent experience.
Experience in electronic circuit design, control management systems, and/or work management systems.
Experience with programming, troubleshooting, monitoring, and/or operating Java Energy Management Systems (jEMS).
Comprehensive knowledge of commercial HVAC systems including diverse air-side equipment, hydronic, and steam systems.
Familiar with object oriented programming languages.
Proficient with engineering design.
Posted Salary: Salary commensurate with experience
With over 25,000 students, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a diverse educational insitution with international stature. The intellectual center for the state of Nebraska and beyond, we are a land-grant, top tier national research-extensive insitution. Part of the Big Ten conference, Big Ten Academic Alliance, our mission includes growing relationships and resources that enable the University of Nebraska to change lives.