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Duke University Job Description


Job Code: 0947
Job Level: 06
Revised Date: 03/26/1998
Job Family: JF 22

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Occupational Summary

Operate and monitor the building automation system?s central control console to monitor and control the various functions of Duke Hospital's physical environmental, safety, and security systems.

Work Performed

Operate the building automation system?s central console and control panels to monitor the operational status of elevators, fire alarms, building automation, pneumatic linen and trash transport, and various subsystems required for building operations.

Initiate appropriate emergency procedures as required due to system failures or alarm conditions in accordance with standard operating procedures.

Maintain contact with appropriate maintenance personnel when conditions occur requiring on-site repair to provide information regarding system conditions, problem location, and to assist in correcting problems through use of computer facilities.

Maintain accurate records and logs documenting building temperature readings, atmospheric conditions, energy consumption, maintenance problems and steps taken to correct problem conditions.

Assist supervisor and Senior Operator in the training of new personnel. Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein. The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this classification. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified.


Required Qualifications at this Level


Work requires oral and written communication skills normally acquired through a high school education with computer course work.



Work requires basic knowledge of computer controlled building maintenance systems normally acquired through 2 years of experience in building maintenance systems or computer operating systems.






The intent of this job description is to provide a representative and level of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the total of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees may be directed to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description.