Building Automation Stationary Operator


Lawrence, NJ

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What this job involves – The Building Automation Stationary Operator position is primarily responsible to monitor various computerized building automation systems to ensure that the systems are automatically operating within specified parameters (temperature, humidity, static pressure, schedules, amps, etc.).

What is your day to day?

  • The operator monitors the alarm screen of various BAS systems and performs virtual tours looking for equipment running out of the design parameters or running outside of the schedule.
  • Works alongside the site mechanics and site BAS Engineers on troubleshooting equipment issues and turning equipment on and off for maintenance.
  • Monitors and dispatches alarms on various BAS systems
  • Performs Virtual Energy Tours using the sites Bas systems
  • Documents any and all changes to the BAS via an Electronic Document system
  • Notifies Researchers on the off hours regarding scientific equipment in alarm.

Work Schedule

  • The preferred candidate needs to be able to work up to 12 hours per shift (Pittman Schedule) either day or night shift.
  • An essential employee is required to work during holidays and site closures with occasional mandatory overtime when required.
  • Required to work shift work including nights and weekends.
  • The position is considered Essential Personnel which requires the position to work overtime, on holidays, and during states of emergency due to weather events or other natural or man-caused disasters.

Desired experience and technical skills


  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • A general understanding of building automation systems with an emphasis on: (Siemens (Desigo/Insight, Honeywell EBI, Web CTRL Autologic, etc.
  • Knowledge of Pharmaceutical HVAC equipment and how it is controlled and alarmed in an industrial/commercial environment.
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, and other Microsoft Office Suite programs
  • Ability to function effectively in a dynamic fast-paced work environment
  • Ability to learn new concepts and ideas quickly
  • Must have strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Specialized training/certification in BAS or HVAC Systems
  • Ability to multi-task and work both in a team and independently
  • Able to sit for long periods of time


  • Deep understanding of various BAS Systems such as Siemens Desigo/Insight, Honeywell EBI, Web CTRL Autologic, etc.
  • Previous experience working in life sciences GxP environment
  • Trade School with an emphasis on HVAC
  • NJ High-Pressure Black Seal

Estimated compensation for this position is:

56,000.00 – 84,000.00 USD

The pay range listed is a total compensation range including bonus, if applicable. The provided range is an estimate and not guaranteed. An employment offer is based on applicant’s education, experience, skills, abilities, geographic location, internal equity and alignment with market data.


–Lawrence, NJ

Job Tags:

Automated Build Systems, Automated Build Systems, Automation Systems, Biopharmaceutical Industry, Build Automation, Building Automation Software, Building Automation Systems, Communication, Computer Literacy, Honeywell EBI, HVAC Equipment, HVAC Systems, Insight Software, Life Sciences Industry, Maintenance Repair, Maintenance Work, Microsoft Office, Operation Maintenance, Oral Communications, Routine Maintenance, Shift Work, Siemens Automation, Site Maintenance, Troubleshooting, Virtual Tours {+ 1 more}

If this job description resonates with you, we encourage you to apply, even if you don’t meet all the requirements. We’re interested in getting to know you and what you bring to the table!

Personalized benefits that support personal well-being and growth:

JLL recognizes the impact that the workplace can have on your wellness, so we offer a supportive culture and comprehensive benefits package that prioritizes mental, physical and emotional health. Some of these benefits may include:

  • 401(k) plan with matching company contributions

  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental & Vision Care

  • Paid parental leave at 100% of salary

  • Paid Time Off and Company Holidays

  • Flexible and Remote Work Arrangements may be available

About JLL

We’re JLL—a leading professional services and investment management firm specializing in real estate. We have operations in over 80 countries and a workforce of over 102,000 individuals around the world who help real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. As a global Fortune 500 company, we also have an inherent responsibility to drive sustainability and corporate social responsibility. That’s why we’re committed to our purpose to shape the future of real estate for a better world. We’re using the most advanced technology to create rewarding opportunities, amazing spaces and sustainable real estate solutions for our clients, our people, and our communities.

Our core values of teamwork, ethics and excellence are also fundamental to everything we do and we’re honored to be recognized with awards for our success by organizations both globally and locally.

Creating a diverse and inclusive culture where we all feel welcomed, valued, and empowered to achieve our full potential is important to who we are today and where we’re headed in the future. And we know that unique backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives help us think bigger, spark innovation, and succeed together.

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