Senior BAS Systems Technician

Building Automation / Automatisation du bâtiment Dartmouth, Canada


Position at Ainsworth

If you thrive in a team-oriented workplace that challenges your skills, to drive your career development, embraces diversity and rewards innovation, with competitive pay and great employee programs, join the Ainsworth  team today!


Job Summary:


The Senior BAS Systems Technician is responsible for providing start-up and commissioning, programming, site coordination and technical support for assigned projects and service.





  • Be responsible for final deliverables including fully functioning and tested building control systems
  • Program direct digital control applications for HVAC including graphical user interface
  • Field trouble-shoot direct digital control applications for HVAC and lighting control
  • Responsible for complete commissioning of building control system(s) including close-out
  • Coordinate with related parties including customer, trades and suppliers
  • Participate in new control system commissioning (Cx) and functional performance testing including meetings, reports and coordination
  • Communicate with customers and other service providers and participate in the resolution of control system and HVAC system issues
  • Liaison with design and installation team
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures.
  • Perform all job functions in a safe and healthful manner, abiding by and in accordance with all applicable Health, Safety and Environmental company policies and government legislation/regulations.
  • Adhere to the Company’s Quality System operating procedures.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Management.




  • Trade school / Community college certificate – Building Systems Technician (HVAC&R), instrumentation or equivalent related work experience
  • Five years plus work experience in the building control system industry
  • Strong working knowledge of commercial and institutional building HVAC systems including heating, cooling, ventilation, primary and secondary systems
  • Well developed HVAC and control system trouble-shooting skills.
  • Exceptional teamwork, inter-personal and communications skills. Ability to communicate technical material to non-technical audience
  • Goal oriented. Able to multi-task.
  • Superior time management skills
  • Superior organization skills
  • Technical strength in IT networks and programming. Proficiency in coding including script, block programming, HTML, MS Excel.
  • Experience in programming and commissioning DDC systems.
  • Must possess valid drivers license

 While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

Ainsworth is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace. Qualified designated group members are encouraged to apply as any reasonable accommodation of qualifications will be considered as per our Accommodation Policy, available upon request.

Ainsworth is an integrated multi-trade company, offering an end-to-end services and solutions for all asset maintenance and refurbishment requirements of our customers. We are continually striving to create better and more advanced products as well as provide the highest quality service. We are rapidly growing and need talented professionals to help drive our vision at becoming the best multi-trade company in the country! Join us…. Make a difference.

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