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Building Automation System (BAS) Operator



Company Information

BGIS is a leading provider of real estate management services, including facilities management, project delivery services, energy and sustainability solutions, building performance management, workplace advisory and management, and real estate services. With a combined team of over 7,000 team members globally, BGIS inspires better business performance across its client's real estate portfolios by developing and implementing real estate and facilities management strategies. Globally, BGIS manages over 300 million square feet of client portfolios across 30,000+ locations in North America, Europe, Middle East, Australia and Asia.

Job Description

Building Automation System (BAS) Operator


Building Automation System

  • BMS: Building Management System

  • EMS: Energy Management System

  • PMS: Power management system


Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop knowledge of Decathlon software, including modifications to existing applications, sequences, thresholds and set points. Specific training will be required.
  • Identify changes to existing configurations and sequences of operations
  • Evaluate impact on operations during modifications / implementations of existing / new sequence or operations
  • Implement modifications, upgrades, fine tuning, … or manage subcontractors implementing these tasks
  • Remote Operation of Electrical / Mechanical equipment & Systems and response to Critical Alarms.
  • Monitor electrical power distribution system, energy monitor system and building automation system and respond to alarms expeditiously and methodically.
  • Document alarms, events, actions and modifications as per the related procedures and log books
  • Participate to edit et revise procedures & MOP
  • Perform daily investigations and record readings for all major equipment including but not limited to temperatures, pressures, electrical/energy readings, alarms & events, etc.
  • Document, inspect, investiguate for irregularities in readings.
  • Edit trends, histories, maintain Scoreboards
  • Optimize systems operations by fine tuning values of set points (mainly HVAC systems)
  • Review and complete daily entries into engineer's log.
  • From the BMS control room, participate in preventive/demand maintenance for proper operation and input histories when required.
  • Participate in dry runs & practice exercises
  • Remotely start-up/shutdown major building equipment as required or directed.
  • Monitor, investigate, operate, support maintenance and repair of mechanical/electrical systems & equipment from the BMS Control room, and participate in ensuring all equipment are operated in a safe and efficient manner and in compliance with all applicable government codes and regulations.
  • Mitigate risk to operations by reacting to abnormal incidents, managing service support and communicating details to supervisor, stationary engineers and client.
  • Be completely familiar with the data center systems, equipment and control schemes.
  • Complete any duties as requested by the client’s Standard Operating Procedures in order to minimize risk during operations.
  • Use the maintenance management system to administer preventive and demand maintenance tasks.
  • Receive and verify alarms & events lists and audit trails and document accordingly
  • Maintain a concise control document record of all procedures carried out, inventory of paper forms and control documents providing a concise record of procedures carried out.
  • Assist other contractors/trades as required.
  • Maintain a clean work environment.
  • Data Entry, Configurations, Fine Tuning of set points, Running Reports, and any other duties as assigned to meet Company objectives
  • Participation at training sessions of the supplier and become an in-house trainer for the other operators

Hours of Work:

  • Day Shift with some overtime.

Working Conditions:

  • Required to carry a mobile device.
  • Work requires exposures to more intense situations during alarms, equipment failure and when responding to certain client requests.
  • Work requires remote operations of equipment that could cause physical injury or equipment damage if not handled/operated following safety practices/procedures.



  • Excellent communications skills, both verbal and written.
  • Exceptional problem solving, organizational and time management skills are essential.
  • Excellent Customer Services skills.
  • Previous experience in handling confidential or sensitive information.
  • Strong organizational, time management and multitasking skills.
  • High level of sound and independent judgment, reasoning, and discretion.
  • Knowledge of Decathlon software would be considered an advantage


Please apply online at: https://trr.tbe.taleo.net/trr01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=BJCCANADA&cws=53&rid=3507

Contact Information

Real Estate – Development, Sales & Leasing, Property Management
Posting Date: 28-Jul-2017Real Estate – Development, Sales & Leasing, Property ManagementEngineering Permanent, Full-Time Open 1 ASAP
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