Application Engineer

Building Automation / Automatisation du bâtiment New Jersey, New Jersey New York, New York


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!


  • Involved with project turnover meetings with the Project Manager and sales, to gather all information needed to conduct Engineering.
  • Designs and develops network layouts, wiring diagrams, and panel layouts per client and/or company standards utilizing Ainsworth engineering tools as required.
  • Selects materials including control modules, field sensing and control devices, dampers and valves to meet the Project requirements, specifications, codes and customer standards. 
  • Write Sequence of Operations for project based on inhouse design standards and client standards in mind.
  • Work with Project Manager in purchasing custom material for project like  Valves, Meters etc.
  • Develops the Project “commissioning checklist” for Project startup, checkout and commissioning.
  • The major key success factor for this role is the completion of each assignment with a goal of high PM/Client satisfaction, scope & specification compliance and achieving the budgetary guidelines
  • Utilizes Ainsworth or client standard programs for designing assigned Projects. The goal is to utilize standard Ainsworth / HTML5 graphics / programs whenever possible (built library) and modify, enhance as needed.
  • Functional tests all programming to ensure compliance with specified sequences of operation and that system performance aligns with industry standards and project specs.
  • Maintains personal accessibility. Communicate to all field technicians, office sales and all Ainsworth employees as well as clients\vendors at the highest levels possible.
  • Work with the Project Manager to ensure timely issuance of as-built documents and any project-specific close out documents required by specification or contract.
  • Maintains knowledge of all Delta hardware, software, tools and applications.
  • Analyzes and advises owners and contractors regarding appropriate control application strategy and available options.
  • Locates and uses resources on issues that are beyond personal technical expertise.
  • Actively participates in team and Engineering meetings, is open to the free exchange of ideas and concepts and contributes input and feedback to the management team members in a constructive manner.
  • Works within a cross functional environment to drive improvements in company processes and methods to improve its ability to meet the mission statement.
  • Establishes and maintains a positive team relationship with co-workers and provides benefit of experience and positive feedback to co-workers while accepting that of others.

Main Skills Required:

  • University degree in engineering or related field
  • Ability to provide strong leadership skills 
  • Possess strong understanding of HVAC Control Systems to accurately appraise existing BAS systems components, evaluate general site conditions, and recommend the most applicable system or technical solution
  • Demonstrate an excellent understanding of the entire Building Technology offering.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, presentation, technical, and financials abilities
  • Working experience with Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint software programs and energy related tools
  • Strong leadership qualities and the ability to work independently and within a team environment
  • The ability to work in a complex fast paced environment, dealing with multiple projects and clients
  • Experience working with other consultants and contractors, and coordination of integrated projects.
  • Display strong sense of urgency and ability to prioritize tasks.

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.