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Siemens System Specialist I (Jr Building Automation Systems Specialist) Early Talent - Cambridge, ON in London, Ontario

Job Family: Customer Services

Req ID: 358002

Technology driven, problem solvers

Customers around the world trust in our products. Our service technicians and engineers significantly contribute to that. You are the first on the scene to solve any technical problem. You are a trusted adviser, team player, and make things possible. “Unsolvable” is a foreign term, and you go the distance. Your focus on the customers’ needs makes you an invaluable partner. When you join our team, the possibilities are endless.

Why you’ll love working for Siemens!

  • Freedom and a healthy work- life balance– Embrace our flexible work environment with flex hours, telecommuting and digital workspaces.

  • Solve the world’s most significant problems – Be part of exciting and innovative projects.

  • Engaging, challenging, and fast evolving, cutting edge technological environment.

  • Opportunities to advance your career and mentorship programs on a local and global scale.

  • Competitive total rewards package.

  • Profit sharing available.

  • Rewarding vacation entitlement with the opportunity to buy and sell your vacation depending on your lifestyle.

  • Contribute to our social responsibility initiatives focused on access to education, access to technology and sustaining communities and make a positive impact on the community.

  • Participate in our celebrations, social events and offsite business events.

  • Opportunities to contribute your innovative ideas and get paid for them!

  • Employee perks and discounts.

  • Diversity and inclusivity focused.

Siemens is proud to be an eight-time award winner of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, Canada’s Greenest Employers 2018, Canada’s Top Employers for Young People 2022 and Greater Toronto's Top Employers 2022.

This is an ideal opportunity for a recent grad or early talent profile to join our team!

As System Specialist, you will perform project start-up, checkout and troubleshooting tasks for systems installed jobs. This position works with contractors and subcontractors. You will act as the external liaison working with customers and maintaining high levels of customer satisfaction. This is a field position typically working at commercial, industrial, and institutional construction sites/occupied facilities. Great opportunity to gain the practical experience and build a career with us!

Location: Cambridge, Ontario area

What will you do?

  • Performs wiring checkout, system start-ups programming, utilizing commissioning tools provided

  • Graphics creation database management

  • Completes final critical adjustments calibration and commissioning reports on systems following installation and preliminary set up

  • Works towards the project schedule and work package received from the supervisor and or project manager and maintains regular communication on the status and execution of the projects assigned

  • Participates in job site final walk on assigned jobs and or final completion for systems to service turnover on assigned jobs

  • Completes all job closeout documentation per PM@SBT Acceptance process policy as well as any RMA and warranty labour relief

  • Conducts training and development classes for customers on site or at the branch

  • Delivers technical support coaching and direction to end users and other Service Technicians as applicable

  • Present a professional image of Siemens when communicating with customers at all levels; establish a good working relationship with all customers

  • Ensue that all site files/shop drawings/documentation are kept up to date for each contract

  • Ensure all work adheres to the company safety rules/statutory regulations/customers

What will you need to succeed?

  • Requires three years of college or technical school (electrical, mechanical, or control engineering) or equivalent combination of education and related practical experience

  • Recent college grad or 2- 4 years of direct experience working with Building Automation Systems

  • Preferred: BAS programming; Commissioning and start-ups

  • Communication Protocols: BACnet, Modbus, TCP/IP, MSTP

  • Good knowledge of building systems and relevant standards

  • Proven diagnostic skills; able to systematically identify and resolve technical problems

  • Self-motivated and calm under pressure

  • Commercially and technically aware

  • IT literate

  • Valid driver’s license in good standing is essential


About us.

We share our ideas and champion the people behind them.

For over 110 years, Siemens Canada has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality and reliability. Active across Canada, the company focuses on intelligent infrastructure for buildings and distributed energy systems and on automation and digitalization in the process and manufacturing industries. Siemens brings together the digital and physical worlds to benefit customers and society. Through Mobility, a leading supplier of intelligent mobility solutions for rail and road transport, Siemens is helping to shape Canada’s passenger rail services. Via its majority stake in the publicly listed company Siemens Healthineers, Siemens is also a leading supplier of medical technology and digital health services. In addition, Siemens holds a minority stake in Siemens Energy, a global leader in the transmission and generation of electrical power.

Making a difference together we raised $757,000 towards charitable contributions, support over 23 non-profit organizations and planted 1,100 trees in our local communities. Siemens Canada has 2,500 employees from coast-to-coast and 24 office and production facilities across Canada. Join our team of approximately 293,000 talented professionals in more than 190 countries/regions and help us tackle the most exciting challenges to build a successful future together. So, what are you waiting for? Take your next career step with us.

To learn more about Siemens Canada, visit our website at

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