Controls Engineer (HVAC Systems)


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Located in bend, OR

Salary: Competitive comp & benefits!

HVAC Controls Engineer serves a critical role within the organization in creating PLC based controls programs for production orders for HVAC equipment AND troubleshooting controls issues with HVAC equipment that has been recently installed in the field.   

Position Details

In House Responsibilities:

  • Remotely diagnose programming and controls issues with field service technicians
  • Participate in after-hours remote support rotation
  • Assist with programming of PLC’s and DDC controllers and diagnose issues within PLC programs
  • Create electrical schematics, one-lines and panel layouts on AutoCAD Electrical Software
  • Work with sales engineers to design low voltage DDC/PLC control systems for customer HVAC equipment
    • Includes creation of PI&D drawings, points lists, sequence of operation, etc.
  • Provide final project documentation, such as as-builts, installation operation & maintenance manuals and system parameters.
  • Assist with commissioning & testing of equipment on manufacturing floor
  • Assist with R&D projects and systems validations


Field Equipment Responsibilities:

  • Travel throughout continental US is part of the job duties, estimated 40% annually
  • Onsite diagnosis of programming and controls issues with field service technicians
  • Communicate well with customers and technicians in the field through email/phone
  • Ability to read and translate electrical schematics for the purpose of troubleshooting
  • Documentation of work performed and follow-up action plans with customers / co-workers



  • Ideal candidate will possess ability to program, commission and troubleshoot PLC based controls.
  • A working knowledge of mechanical, HVAC, and building automation is preferred.
  • 2 years previous experience or combination of education and experience in programming and controls.
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. 

Education & Experience

  • HVAC system concepts, equipment and terminologies
  • Any AutoCAD platform
  • National Electrical Code, UL508A and NFPA standards
  • Programming experience in one form of DDC/PLC programming languages.
  • Training will be provided for product lines used within the Company


 To Apply:  For confidential consideration please send resume to

Express Office: Bend
61379 South Highway 97
Bend, OR 97702
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