BMS/HVAC Controls Manager

Barkouky Electric - Sheraton, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
More than 7 years
Career Level:
Job Type:
Full Time
Education Level:
Bachelor's Degree at least
Arabic, English
1 open position
Males Preferred
About the Job

Position summary:

  • This managerial position requires strong technical knowledge and field experience with the control and startup of modern Building automation systems. The ideal candidate will have an advanced understanding of HVAC equipment, sequence of operations and the interactions of the various electrical, mechanical systems and IT systems that are to be controlled. You must have strong managerial skills to build, train and lead a strong team in order continuously improve and be able to challenge the market leaders.


  • Program and commission software code for complete HVAC-R system including controller software, GUI and BAS management software.
  • Perform Start-up/Commissioning, Preventive Maintenance and Corrective/Unscheduled Maintenance on all BMS related equipment
  • Regular follow up on project after handover and provide Preventive Maintenance techniques to ensure efficient operation
  • Interprets each project’s sequence of operations as provided by the consultant as well as use personal knowledge and experience of HVAC-R control to effectively add to the control sequences.
  • Demonstration and training on complete system to customer/ consultant to ensure smooth handover and operation
  • Regular training of junior level engineers
  • Troubleshoot system faults on various levels including building controllers, control network related issues, BAS software and motor control centers
  • Perform consulting services at customer site as well as over the phone
  • Work with customers, contractors, service partners, other members of the team, sales Partners, Tech Support, and Project Manager to resolve escalated problems
  • Commission controllers, networks and field devices into a complete control system.
  • Study BMS drawings, mechanical drawings and P&I diagrams to design a suitable system
  • Identifying, calibration and testing of suitable field device components
  • Regular updated knowledge on the latest HVAC-R trends and specifications such as those provided by ASHRAE to continuously improve our systems.
  • Visits job sites when required for checkout, commissioning and systems programming.
  • Attends regularly scheduled project meetings and works closely with project management, engineering, and sales.
  • Technical site analysis to resolve customer issues and to perform field service duties on solutions (HVAC, lighting, integrated BMS systems, Energy Efficiency).
  • Follows established written standards and procedures for software development, communication and documentation
  • , developed in writing by Project Engineering and creates controller code to implement the sequence
  • Works with members of the project team and associated contractor personnel to ensure the success of the system commissioning process.
  • Provides written documentation for software implementations on projects.
  • Provides training, as requested, either on customer site or at our training center. Additional site specific training may be required for particular projects
  • Review quality control of hardware installation and review programming through commissioning process for new construction and retrofits
  • Diagnose, troubleshoot and resolve software issues on installedBuilding Automation and Energy Management Systems
  • Diagnose communication problems with control devices and other components
  • Perform software preventative maintenance on installed Building Automation and Energy Management Systems. This includes implementing software patches and updating antivirus solutions
  • Create, load, test, and tune system databases
  • Create and maintain software documentation including design, structure, code, and compiling processes
  • Programming and troubleshooting knowledge of industry standard protocols such as BACnet and MODBUS
Job Requirements
  • S. Degree in Engineering mechanical engineering
  • Minimum 7 years related experience
  • Excellent understanding of HVAC systems and controls
  • Excellent understanding of building and central plant operation
  • Strong understanding of mechanical systems design
  • Excellent understanding of electrical and mechanical installation techniques
  • Excellent understanding of commissioning and validation tasks
  • Strong understanding of testing, adjusting, and balancing procedures
  • Skills and knowledge about test and measurement equipment, analysis and programming, in-depth knowledge of electrical and controlling principals is required
  • Deep Working knowledge of HVAC systems operation and control
  • Programming, software design, documentation, debugging and problem solving.
  • This is a client-facing position so excellent communications skills are necessary.
  • Process control experience is an advantage.
  • Understanding of network architecture, protocols and communications.
  • Excellent time management and time tracking and an ability to handle multiple tasks.
  • Must be able to work with limited supervision and direction.
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Excellent team leading skills
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
About this Company

Barkouky Electric (BE) was founded in 1977 and specializes in Turn-key Electro-Mechanical Contracting that includes all solutions starting from the MV side down to the electrical wiring devices.

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