Company: Bellevue College
Posted on: June 20, 2022
Job ID: 11147
Location: Bellevue College
Full/Part Time: Full Time
The Control Technician position supports the College's mission in
providing comfortable and safe spaces for students, faculty, and
staff. This position undertakes the scheduling, inspection,
testing, servicing, controlling, and programming of College
infrastructure and systems, including the operation of related HVAC
mechanical equipment, lighting controls, fire alarms, and other
Pay, Benefits & Work Schedule
Annual Salary: $52,764 - $59,700
Annual salary will be commensurate with candidate's qualifications
and related experience.
We offer comprehensive compensation package with salary and
benefits as the main components. Competitive salary is within the
Range stated above, and commensurate with qualifications and
experience. Generous benefits package is offered through Washington
State plans that includes multiple medical, dental, life and
disability coverage choices for employees and dependents; choices
of retirement and deferred compensation plans; paid holidays, sick,
and vacation plans; transit program, reduced tuition, employee
discounts and memberships, etc.
The employee is scheduled to work 40 hours per workweek. This is a
Classified, overtime eligible position and represented by the
Washington Federation of State Employees Higher Education
About The College
Bellevue College is a diverse student-centered, comprehensive and
innovative college, committed to teaching excellence that advances
the life-long educational development of its students while
strengthening the economic, social and cultural life of its diverse
community. Bellevue College is located just 10 miles east of
Seattle where we serve a student population of over 44% students of
color and over 1,100 international students. The college promotes
student success by providing high-quality, flexible, accessible
educational programs and services; advancing pluralism, inclusion
and global awareness; and acting as a catalyst and collaborator for
a vibrant region.
We strive to create a vibrant and inclusive campus community that
supports a diverse student body, faculty and staff. As an essential
part of our , diversity, equity and pluralism are promoted and
fostered in all aspects of college life. By enriching student life
through leadership opportunities, personal learning and cultural
experiences, we are committed to building an inclusive and diverse
campus community that fosters creativity, innovation and student
About the Department
The Bellevue College (BC) Maintenance Department within Campus
Operations supports the College's primary mission by maintaining
internal and external areas of all College Facilities and other
assets. The department works in compliance with local, state and
federal laws and agencies by following BC's policies, follows and
maintains safety procedures and follow-up Campus Operations program
on accidents and safety prevention techniques. Maintenance main
responsibility is to provide satisfactory customer service to all
students, faculty and staff within timely manner by finishing daily
Monitoring and Programming systems and controls (HVAC units/ Fire
- Monitor relays, timers, meters and switches with local or
remote computer control.
- Read and interpret control and wire diagrams.
- Monitor all campus fire alarm and HVAC systems both from
central control station and from individual building fire panel
locations. Interpret information where failures or alarms are
present and liaise with other campus operations employees, public
safety, and third party vendors to undertake maintenance and
repairs as required.
Maintaining designated systems (HVAC units/ Fire Alarms)
- Install, maintain, calibrate, troubleshoot, repair, and operate
equipment to monitor and control temperature, energy usage,
heating, ventilation, air-conditioning, refrigeration, security,
fire, water flow, and other equipment status in various buildings,
facilities and grounds.
- Keeps records of work performed and supplies used. Keeps
records of campus control systems and special events as
- Maintain and repair air conditioners; electric controls on such
items as, dryers, incinerators, gas and oil furnaces, electronic
door systems, boilers.
- Monitor relays, timers, meters and switches with local or
remote computer control; reads and interprets control and wiring
- Assists in the maintenance and repairs of uninterruptible power
systems which supply power to computer centers, to include
electrical and electronic circuitry for controlling high AC and DC
voltage and current capabilities, and battery banks capable of
supplying 1,500 amps at 480 volts AC during power outages.
- Schedule systems controlling air quality considering weekday
activities, weekend classes, and College events. Scheduling
includes lighting, and mechanical systems.
Inspecting designated systems (HVAC units/Fire Alarms)
- Inspect, test, service, maintain and repair various mechanical,
and electrical control systems on apparatus such as heating,
ventilation, air-conditioning, or refrigeration systems;
uninterruptible power systems, fire alarm systems, clock systems,
low voltage lighting, and irrigation systems.
- Program and monitor building temperature, building and grounds
lighting, communications (phones), micro zones, fire alarm systems,
emergency alarm signals. Monitor relays, timers, meters, and
switches with local or remote computer control.
- Orders and stocks temperature controls, valves, and related
parts for repair and installation of electrical, mechanical,
electronic control systems.
- Work with vendors on projects directly related to air, water,
and fire safety. Provide radio and emergency responce service.
- Work with own division and public safety and respond to issues
- Other duties as required.
- High school diploma or equivalent.
- Possession of a valid Washington State motor vehicles
- Completion of two (2) years of approved institution course as a
control technician, or four (4) years of applicable experience in
the field of HVAC system.
- Completion of approved institutional course on building fire
alarm system and one (1) year related work experience.
- Completion of National Institute for Certification in
Engineering Technologies (NICET) or equivalent certificate.
- Effective communication and time management skills.
- Demonstrate the ability to work and communicate effectively in
- Knowledge of basic computer skills including Microsoft Outlook,
and Word for work related needs.
Conditions of Employment
Bellevue College intends to provide a drug-free, healthy, safe, and
secure work and educational environment. Each employee is expected
to report to work in an appropriate mental and physical condition
to perform her/his/their assigned duties.
Bellevue College employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized
non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment
eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and
Per Governor Inslee's, state employees must be fully vaccinated and
your vaccine status will be verified upon hire. Please reach out to
the HR Office at if you need information on medical or religious
Sexual Misconduct and Background Check:
Prior to start of employment, finalists(s) for this position will
be subject to a pre-employment background check as a condition of
employment. Information from the background check will not
necessarily preclude employment, but will be considered in
determining the applicant's suitability and competence to perform
in the position.
Applicants considered for this position will be required to
disclose if they are the subject of any substantiated findings or
current investigations related to sexual misconduct at their
current employment and past employment. Disclosure is required
Reference checks may include, but are not limited to, contacting
references and verification of work experience, and/or past job
How To Apply
Application deadline has been extended to 06/24/2022, will be given
full consideration. Applications received after that date may be
considered until the position is filled.
All individuals interested in this position are encouraged to
apply. Your application must include a complete online application
and all of the required documents below to be considered complete.
Any application that does not provide all requested information
will not be considered for the position (only submit required
documents with the application, additional will not be
Required application materials:
- Attach a Cover Letter (min 1 pg., max 2 pgs.)
- Attach a Resume
- Attach a Diversity Statement (min 1 pg., max 2 pgs.) that
addresses the following: Please provide specific examples of how
your educational and/or professional experiences, demonstrate your
commitment to diversity and equity
- Complete the Job Questionnaires if applicable
If you have questions regards to application or hiring process,
please contact Office of Human Resources at 425-###-#### or email
Bellevue College is an equal opportunity employer committed to
providing equal opportunity and nondiscrimination to applicants and
employees without regard to race or ethnicity; creed; color;
national origin; sex; marital status; sexual orientation; age;
religion; genetic information; the presence of any sensory, mental,
or physical disability; or whether a disabled or Vietnam-era
veteran. Please see policy 4100 at
Applicants with disabilities who require assistance with the
recruitment process may contact or 425-###-####. The following
people have been designated to handle inquiries regarding
non-discrimination policies: Title IX Coordinator, 425-### ####,
Office C227, and EEOC/504 Compliance Officer, 425-### ####, Office
To apply, visit
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