Building Automation Specialist- Apple Park (Grave Shift)

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Corporate Functions


Posted: Nov 5, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 54083971
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. We have a new and exciting opportunity for a Building Automation Specialist. Our primary responsibility as a team is to utilize building automation systems to ensure that the campus is operating at the highest levels of occupant comfort while maintaining critical environments without compromising efficiency. Close coordination in utilizing building automation systems with all Real Estate & Development groups is expected, including but not limited to the Facility Service Center (FSC), Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S), Maintenance & Operations, Critical Services, Global Data Center Services, Energy Efficiency partners and contracted technical support.

Key Qualifications

  • Competency in navigating and operating building automation systems including Automated Logic WEBCTRL and/or Johnson Controls Metasys
  • Competency in navigating and operating lighting control systems including Lutron, Enlighted, nLight and Wattstopper
  • Understanding of control sequences of operation (SOO’s) as related to building operation and energy efficiency
  • Experience with all varieties of commercial HVAC and plumbing systems including chilled water central plants, air handling, radiant, clean dry air, exhaust, energy recovery, domestic water distribution and monitoring, food service refrigeration and gas monitoring systems
  • Experience with all varieties of commercial electrical systems including back up generators, automatic transfer switches, uninterruptible power supplies, power delivery units and Starline busways
  • Familiarity with HVAC and electrical controls installation, field devices and control panel layout
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple requests with a constant focus on deadlines
  • Excellent organizational, documentation and problem solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills - the ability to distill a relatively complex idea into an easily understood explanation
  • Current Openings **Tentatively**
  • Sunday-Weds Day 6:00AM - 4:30PM
  • Weds-Sat Swing 12:00PM - 10:30PM
  • Weds-Sat Grave 9:00PM - 7:30AM


Demonstrating a positive and approachable demeanor is very important while displaying strong analytical skills along with the ability to internalize complex issues and data with ease and efficiency to problem solve. The ability to operate with an entrepreneurial spirit by taking initiative and always challenging themselves and the team to improve the customer experience we provide as a group. Actively practicing teamwork and innovation while being focused on results. Ability to multi-task and deal with ambiguity in a results oriented environment.

Education & Experience

Applicable Building Engineering Experience or Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering LEED Accreditation Beneficial Certification in an Applicable Building Automation System(s)

Additional Requirements

  • User experience with Apple products a plus
  • Experience in Cisco network architecture a plus