Job Details
Posting Date
03/11/2020 Expiry Date 03/12/2020 Job Reference Number: 1486-2020-11-03T14:36:51
BMS technician
Category Non Faculty Vacancies
College Departments
Department Facilities Management & Planning Department
Job Purpose

As a BMS Technician, you are responsible to supervise and control the operation of the building management system and monitor all plant activities of the UOS building services, whereby your role will include key responsibilities.

Main accountabilities & expectations

·        To monitor the building management system (BMS) for alarms. To carry out a remote fix to resolve an alarm, or where not possible, raise a work order (WO) for a contractor to investigate and fix the fault. Then follow up to ensure the WO is satisfactorily closed out and the issue resolved.

·             Responsible for proactively identifying improvements to the system in order to reduce BMS-related plant and system failures, and to improve the efficiency of the client estates.

·             Respond to client queries regarding issues at their sites.

·             Maintain and update reporting dashboard for monthly client reporting.

·        Provide technical advice and input on BMS development opportunities.


·             Management, operation and testing of BMS software and systems, including Trend and Sigma controllers.

·             Be the first point of contact for alarm monitoring and BMS interrogation.

·             Interface with other Technicians, engineers and the supply chain, providing technical support and documentation of works undertaken.

·             Develop a working practice to enable the pro-active support of our customer base via alarm monitoring and diagnostics

·             Demonstrate the ability to gather and interrogate information effectively, leading to a structured and logical outcome to rectify the task in hand

·             Follow up work orders to ensure satisfactory closure.

·             Maximize on all opportunities to learn from colleagues and day to day situations

·             Assist in the implementation of updating day to day processes and applications

·             Responsible for maintaining department and personal key performance indicators

·             Maintain accurate records of all tasks undertaken

·             Good time management skills with the ability to priorities workloads

·             A focus on customer satisfaction

·             Prepare detailed reports, technical communications and dashboards on work carried out

·             Support all BMS Technicians to be fully competent in all aspects of their role including responding to alarms and carrying out remote fixes.

·             Train selected ICC Technicians to ensure they have a basic level of comprehension and understanding of alarm monitoring for all BMS systems managed by KBR.

·             Support the ICC Technicians by answering calls during peak times in order to meet KPIs.

·             Provide technical assistance to introduce condition based maintenance and run time maintenance in agreed areas, using the BMS.

·             Implement energy saving initiatives by additional monitoring or modification of control systems

  • ·             Reduction of system alarms, lockouts, overrides, disables, off-lines, by accurate calibration and adjustment of field sensors, switches etc.

Job Specific Accountabilities --
Required Skills --
Preferred Qualification & Experience

  • Certificate/training in Control Systems; 3 years formal training
  • A minimum of 2 years BMS application exposure in big buildings and working on latest software.
  • Experience of using the BMS for reporting and energy reduction
  • Understanding of LAN and WAN using PSTN, Ethernet and Virtual Private Network
  • Be fluent in English
  • A basic knowledge of Microsoft Office packages – MS Word, Excel, MS Outlook
  • Experience in HVAC systems, chillers and electrical systems, read and understand technical drawings and have fault finding ability
  • A firm knowledge of Health and Safety Procedures
  • Must be able to work under pressure.

Job Location University of Sharjah (Main)


Job Criteria
Gender Male or Female
Qualification Bachelor's degree/higher diploma
Relevant Experience 3 or more
Living In UAE Open for all
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