Swedish Medical Center Building Automation Engineer - Facility Management in Seattle, Washington


Swedish Medical Center is looking for a full-time, days shift BuildingAutomation Engineer to work in Facility Managementat Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

The Building AutomationEngineer (BAE) monitors, evaluates, and adjusts mechanical systems performancefor proper and efficient operation including pumps, fans, valves, dampers,terminal units, heat transfer equipment, fluid flow conditions, and air and watersystem balance.

In this position you will:

  • Providestechnical guidance and support including set-up, verification, operation, andtroubleshooting complex building automation and control systems; verifiesfunctional performance of systems.

  • Providestechnical instruction and training to other technicians and personnel on basictheory, proper system operations, preventative maintenance, troubleshootingtechniques, typical system failures, and corrections.Is familiar with instrumentation andcalibration techniques.

  • Givesmanagement staff recommendations on equipment/systems operation andmodification for energy conservation, efficiency, and reliability.

  • The BAE willassist Facility Engineering staff and contractors with maintaining DDC systemsincluding JCI, Alerton, PowerNet, IMPACC, PLC’s and other control softwareinterfaces.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelorof Science degree in Mechanical Engineering preferred.An equivalent 1:1 in experience may besubstituted for each year of college not completed.

  • Certificationin advanced operation of DDC software and components required.

  • Fiveyears experience in the design and implementation of DDC building controlsystems including programming, troubleshooting, operation and maintenance.

  • Mustpossess the technical knowledge to design and troubleshoot complex buildingautomation systems with a particular focus upon energy efficiency andregulatory compliance.

About the First HillCampus:

The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the

flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the

most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington State and houses a

Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year

at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include

more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details


Our Mission

Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.

About Us

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Facilities / Engineering

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: First Hill Main Bldg (WA145) 747 Broadway Seattle, 98122

Req ID: 191998