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Project Engineer, Building Automation

Houston, TX

BAS Project Engineer Position Responsibilities

  • Provide all documentation necessary to meet contract commitment with the price and time limits established by the Salesman and Project Manager and the contract documents.
  • Provide equipment, location, and identification schedules.
  • Create project documentation for submittals, subcontracting, installation, start-up, troubleshooting, operation, and training.
  • Provide project support in the way of solving engineering design, technical application, and installation problems through engineered solutions, product selection and product modifications.
  • Verify that installed project meets the specification and sales documentation by performing a final check with Project Manager.
  • Provide technical solutions regarding application of equipment as they arise and within the estimated cost of the project.
  • Give technical support to Sales Department and the Project Manager during estimating phase and keep an up-to-date accurate price reference for equipment to be used in projects.
  • Inspect project sites to monitor progress and ensure conformance to design specifications and safety standards.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned.

BAS Project Engineer Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electronics Engineering preferred.
  • Minimum of two (2) years of HVAC controls system application engineering and field implementation experience required.
  • Prior experience with DDC, PLC, relays, sensors, and ethernet devices.
  • Basic knowledge of IT infrastructure and technology systems.
  • Ability to comprehend complex arithmetical function to compute discounts, ratios, quantities and selection of various parts and assemblies.
  • Ability to perform computational algorithms for control system functions and performance analysis.


  • Health + Life Insurance

    DAC offers a cost-effective, comprehensive package of medical, dental and vision options for all employees. Employees are also eligible for company-provided and buy-up disability and life insurance options.

  • Paid Time Off

    DAC provides paid time off for all employees with escalating accruals for tenure.

  • Professional Development

    We encourage our people to excel in their careers and offer a reimbursement program to support their education, certifications and professional growth.

  • Profit Sharing

    Our success is based on the hard work of our people, and we provide a profit sharing program to reward them.

  • Retirement Savings

    We provide a 401K retirement savings program supported by a leading, global financial services firm, with matching company contributions.

  • Supplemental Insurance

    In addition to traditional insurance, DAC has collaborated with industry leading partners to provide employees supplemental options for life and health insurance.