PAE, Inc Building Automation Systems Technician in Baghdad, Iraq

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Building Automation Systems Technician

The Building Automation Systems Technician will:

  • Monitor the Building Automation System (BAS) which controls all mechanical systems including continuous monitoring of AHU control parameters, VAV boxes, equipment scheduling and operations.

  • Check the panels daily and provides on-call service 24/7 for problems or emergencies

  • Stay in constant radio communication with field staff to ensure optimum functioning of all systems

  • Maintain and repair BAS modules, panels, components and fiber optic lines

  • Perform calibrations and repairs on all BAS devices

  • Be responsible for daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly reports, and any other administrative duties required for the BAS Systems.

  • Ensure acceptable levels of service at all times, including support for short-notice projects

  • Perform established tasks and follow standards of conduct and performance in the work environment

  • Inspect and audit in-process and completed work, to ensure work meets SOW and quality standards

  • Plan, organize, prioritize and perform multiple tasks under austere conditions, to perform job functions in an orderly manner

  • Maintain secure BAS documentation in a neat and professional manner

  • Perform other related duties as assigned.


  • A High school diploma or GED is required.

  • Technical Degree or Journeyman's license in HVAC, Direct Digital Control Systems, or Steamfitter is required.

  • Five (5) years' experience in Operations and Maintenance of building computer and microprocessor controlled systems is required.

  • Two (2) years of which must have been spent working in direct maintenance with Siemens or Honeywell BAS systems is required.

  • Minimum of three (3) years' experience working in direct maintenance on BAS systems in large modern commercial or government office buildings is required.

  • Prior experience working with U.S. building,trade, construction,fire and safety codes and standards are highly desirable.

  • Current active Secret Clearance is required. US Citizenship is required to possess current Clearance.

  • Ability to work effectively around multi-cultural workforce is required.

  • Must have good organizational and communication skills and the ability to exercise sound judgment and make decisions independently.

  • Ability to collect, analyze and summarize data and prepare daily reports is required.

  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment that requires handling multiple tasks at a given time and rapidly adapting to changing priorities and schedules.

  • Expert computer skills, specifically in Microsoft Word and Excel are required.

  • Must have good organizational and communication skills and the ability to exercise sound judgment and make decisions independently.

  • Must be willing to travel periodically (with extended overnight stays) as required while working on projects at other locations in Iraq.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. PAE’s hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), should you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a currently open position with PAE, please call Recruiting at (703) 656-6064 or email with "Disability Assistance" in the subject line.