Automation and Controls Technician - Apprentice

<strong>McKenney’s has been going strong for more than seven decades. Our culture values people and ideas, and we work together to deliver the most innovative solutions to our customers. We help you grow in your career through training and support, and as an equal opportunity employer, we provide comprehensive benefits and give you a firm foundation for the future.</strong>

Atlanta, GA

McKenney's Inc.

<h4><strong>BUILDING A HIGHER STANDARD<br /></strong></h4> <p><strong><br /> Since 1948, our proven approach has ensured high-quality solutions at every stage of a building. But we know that providing the highest level of services takes the right people and a healthy environment. With this in mind, our focus is to improve the lives of our customers, employees and communities around us through all aspects of what we do.<br /> <br /> Self-performance of all trades, in-house shops and over seven decades of experience have made us the top choice in mechanical contractors, providing highly efficient mechanical systems and a full range of services that meet your unique needs.</strong></p>

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Overview: Do you dream of working for an outstanding, stable company that shares your values and rewards customer-focused results, continuous learning, innovation, and integrity? If you are interested in starting a career in Automations and Controls and you enjoy working in a fast-paced, high-energy environment, we may have the opportunity that you have been waiting for.<br /><br />The Automation and Controls Technician - Apprentice will be required to install building automation and controls projects. Technicians should have basic working knowledge of hand and powered tools. Technicians are expected to work in a project environment where construction safety, planning, and customer service are paramount for success. This position requires candidate to become a member of the Local 72 (
Responsibilities: <strong>Duties &amp; Essential Job Functions</strong><br /> <ul> <li>Controls system rough in (including conduit), terminate, and label control system installations.</li> <li>Ability to maintain a consistent and punctual work schedule as required by the Foreman or Project Manager.</li> <li>Ability to comply with current building code and quality industry installation practices.</li> <li>Seek mentorship from Journeyman peers.</li> <li>Willingness to invest personal time in skills and career development.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <strong>Basic Qualifications</strong><br /> <ul> <li>HS Diploma or GED</li> <li>Customer service experience.</li> <li>Basic working knowledge of hand and powered tools.</li> </ul> <strong>Preferred Qualifications</strong><br /> <ul> <li>Familiarity with networked or communicating systems such as IP networks, VPN, Zigbee, or WiFi.</li> <li>Familiarity with home automation products and systems such as Apple Homekit, Google Home, and Amazon Alexa.</li> <li>Familiarity with programmable controllers such as Raspberry Pi.</li> </ul> <strong>Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Characteristics</strong><br /> <ul> <li>Must have a professional appearance and composure.</li> <li>Must use time productively, maximize efficiency, and meet challenging work goals.</li> <li>Ability to take on additional responsibilities as needed and manage priorities with minimal guidance.</li> <li>Must uphold company values and demand the highest standard of conduct from self and others.</li> <li>Must have basic PC experience in Windows environments, working knowledge of word processing, spreadsheets, e-mail, and Web-enabled applications.</li> <li>Must be a self-starter, with ability to work well as part of a team and independently.</li> </ul>