Careers

ECT services is always looking for talented team members who are looking to advance in their careers.  If you are interested in joining one of the fastest paced and innovative teams in Louisville, KY area please contact us regarding the following open positions:

*** Controls System Installation Technician*** 

Position Summary:

The candidate will be working as a team with fellow ECT Team Members, clients and subcontractors to ensure that all projects are completed on time and on budget. This role will engage you in the installation of the infrastructure, wire support systems, cable, and conduit on Building Automation Control Projects. You will install panels, controllers, field devices & components of the systems… and provide final termination of all cabling to ensure a complete installation of the control systems. This role will also have the opportunity to work with the programmers and commissioning agents to test and troubleshoot the systems. Finally, as we empower our Team Members to make decisions that correspond with our vision, mission and core values… this person is expected to meet performance standards as set by ECT Services, demonstrate initiative, and take ownership of their projects.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Read, review and follow project related documents such as blueprints, drawings, project scope, budgets, deadlines, and sequence of operation for proper execution requirements
  2. Installation and termination (and addressing) of panels, controllers, field devices, cabling and other components of the Building Automation Control Systems.
  3. Install & connect power to equipment, panels, and components as required
  4. Label any and all installed wiring
  5. Troubleshoot and repair circuits, wiring, devices, and networks (know how to use a multimeter)
  6. Installation of conduit and cabling management & support infrastructure systems
  7. Work with Programmers and commissioning agents to test and troubleshoot system operation
  8. Provide trust & leadership to your whole team… and the customer!
  9. Coordinate material and ordering requirements with Project Managers
  10. Maintain & manage your material stock for the project… as well as your equipment (such as tools, ladders, drills, gangbox, etc)
  11. Build & wire microprocessor control panels for all projects (in-office or in-field)
  12. Update As-built drawings as needed
  13. Attend job site meetings to represent & discuss work flow, scheduling and progress

Qualifications:

Candidate should have electrical experience (120VAC, 12VDC and 24VDC)… preferably with low voltage control systems (Temperature controls, maybe even Security systems), ladder logic, relay logic, controllers, and field controllable devices. Any experience with Siemens, Johnson Controls, Alerton, Honeywell, Automated Logic, etc. systems and controllers is a plus. The ideal candidate should also be proficient with computers & Microsoft Office software applications, and possess a networking knowledge base.

This position requires a high school diploma or higher degree of education & training. A Journeyman or Master electrical license is a plus, but not required. Knowledge of electrical codes is expected. The candidate must be able to learn and follow sequence of operations for projects in this industry. It is necessary that the candidate be very detailed oriented in their work ethics and have a good leadership aptitude. To be successful, the candidate should have the ability to accurately and calmly handle multiple priorities (with interruptions) and still meet deadlines. Candidate should be creative, and a self-starter with good organizational &time management skills. The candidate must possess great communications skills, both written and verbal. It will be expected that the candidate can work either independently, with minimal supervision, or in a team atmosphere… have take pride in their work and accept responsibility. Per our culture, we expect a friendly, professional attitude towards both internal and external customers (and co-workers)… while continuously building constructive and effective relationships.

Additional Notes:

Candidate should be able to work overtime and out of town occasionally (approx. 30%). There may also be travel and overnight stays associated with required trainings and classes. A history of excellent employment attendance, valid driver’s license and clean driving record required. Background checks and random drug screenings are required for employment. ECT Services and industry associated safety plans will be adhered to. All necessary tools to perform required tasks for this position are to be provided by team member. ECT will replace tools as wear and tear appears.

Contact David Stumler

dstumler@ectservices.com

502-632-4322

 

*** Integrated Service Technician*** 

Position Summary:

At ECT Services Inc., as an Integrated Service Technician you will be a troubleshooter and service expert on various low voltage systems such as video surveillance, intrusion alarm, access control and fire alarm systems.  This position is responsible for addressing and alleviating any concerns the customer may have regarding a security or fire alarm system within their facilities. This position will be required to perform periodic maintenance and inspections of all types of fire and security equipment.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Locate and alleviate trouble with damaged equipment or wiring.
  2. Readjust equipment, repair or replace inoperative equipment and test for operation.
  3. Read blueprints, building, electrical, and sprinkler plans to complete equipment repairs.
  4. Prepare trouble order forms to report temporary repairs.
  5. Coordinate inspections and/or installations with police, fire departments, or other appropriate agencies.

 Qualifications:

  1. High school diploma or GED
  2. Technical Degree preferred 
  3. Certified to test Fire Alarm Systems in Kentucky preferred

Minimum 10 years of experience installing and inspecting/repairing Integrated Security and Fire Alarm systems. EST and or LENEL (preferred) or comparable product line. 

    1. Advanced knowledge of the principles of electricity, electronics, complex and highly integrated electronic systems;
    2. Extensive and demonstrated knowledge of the installation, maintenance, repair, upgrading, integrating, troubleshooting and testing of electrical and electronic systems;
    3. Knowledge and ability to interpret and work with blueprints, drawings, technical manuals, handbooks and other technical documentation as well as the ability to evaluate and correct technical problems;
    4. Knowledge and skills in field engineering, and final commissioning and training;
    5. Specialized knowledge of the following or similar systems is preferred: Lenel, Axis, Bosch, Zenitel, Tridium Security, GE, Genetec, Avigilon, and Honeywell.

Contact Tom Barrett

tbarrett@ectservices.com

502-632-4322

 

 

***Project Manager***

Position Summary:

The candidate is expected to be proficient in providing project leadership, subcontractor & installation coordination, technical & commissioning guidance while ensuring excellent project communication and closeout for all assigned control and security system projects.  Essentially, the Project Manager is to manage all aspects of any and all Control and Security system projects assigned to them.  The Project Manager is expected to meet performance standards as set by the Vice President of Operations and to be a professional self-starter able to develop a dependable track record in project management.  Communication being key, the Project Manager is responsible for maintaining regular contact with various Team Members.  The position is also responsible for all financial aspects of all phases and activities for his/her projects.

 Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Responsible for financial success of all assigned projects.
  2. Establish and maintain project schedules
  3. Attend all required project meetings
  4. Understand, review and monitor project estimates, scope of work, budgets, and plans & specs
  5. Read and understand contracts issued to us by our customers, sign and execute to the terms and conditions
  6. Acquire pricing from subcontractors as required. Additionally, develop and implement all subcontractor contracts & requirements.
  7. Communication with all project related teams (i.e Internal team, customers, end user, subcontractors, etc.) on all aspects of project related issues
  8. Accountable for monitoring and managing all aspects of project execution for quality, correctness and efficiency
  9. Provide all drawings, scope of work and related documentation to appropriate team members
  10. Review and release all material orders for projects
  11. Monitor and manage all project associated Change Orders
  12. Schedule your team of direct and shared resources
  13. Track, document, and communicate all aspects and issues of project progress to appropriate team members
  14. Maintain updated wiring diagrams and cable paths for assigned projects
  15. Develop relationships with Team Members and customers and subcontractors.
  16. Troubleshoot programs and graphics associated with control system(s)
  17. Provide start-up, commissioning and training support
  18. Coordinate all close out documentation and requirements such as as-builts, warranty letters, etc.
  19. Provide technical assistance to customers and team members
  20. Review and approve timesheets, accounts payable items and other project related documentation that may be required.
  21. Perform team member evaluations for your direct reports

Physical Requirements:

  1. Ability to climb and work from ladders and scaffolding at elevations in excess of 6 feet
  2. Ability to lift objects and equipment up to 50 lbs.
  3. Ability to see and hear well (naturally or with correction) and speak clearly
  4. Coordinate the movement of eyes, hands and fingers
  5. Stand, bend, and sit
  6. Must be capable of working extended hours when job/business needs demand
  7. Some travel may be required

 Qualifications:

  1. This position requires a minimum of 5 year project management experience and the ability to demonstrate practical understanding of electrical, electronic, control and mechanical drawings and schematics, to include reading, analyzing and interpretation of such drawings.
  2. Strong history and experience with HVAC controls, Building Automation Controls & Integration projects is a requirement (Security and Fire systems is a plus).
  3. Any experience specifically with Alerton, Johnson Controls, Distech, Siemens Control Systems is a HUGE PLUS!
  4. A proven ability to operate electrical, electronic and mechanical test and installation equipment including power tools.
  5. The candidate must be able to understand, troubleshoot and repair electrical, electronic, and electro-mechanical control systems.
  6. Candidate should possess the mental and mechanical aptitude and ability to design and visualize complex objects in 3 dimensional form, while interrupting the same on design documents.
  7. Must be very detailed oriented in his/her work ethics.
  8. Possess excellent written and verbal communication, listening and interpersonal skills along with the ability to accurately and calmly handle multiple priorities with interruptions and still meet deadlines.
  9. Candidate should be proficient in Microsoft Office, MS Project and Accounting Software.
  10. Candidate should also have the ability to work both independently with minimal supervision or in a team atmosphere, take pride in their work and accepts responsibility.
  11. This individual should project a friendly, professional attitude towards both internal and external customers and co-workers while building constructive and effective relationships.
  12. A history of excellent employment attendance, valid drivers license and clean driving record required.

 

Additional Notes

Overtime and occasional out of town travel (and stays) may be required.  Training classes may be up to one week at a time.  Other opportunities to travel exist for seminars.  There may be a few evening functions to attend to enhance your professional career (requiring 2-year contract agreement).   We empower Team Members to make decisions that correspond with our vision, mission and core values.  Random drug testing is a policy for All ECT team members. ECT Services is a small business, so our motto is “whatever it takes”.

Contact David Stumler

dstumler@ectservices.com

502-632-4322

***AutoCAD Operator***

(Louisville, KY)

Position Summary:

The primary function of the CAD Operator is to design project documentation in the form of control drawings, floor plans, presentation drawings, and asbuilt documents. The CAD Operator must be a creative, self-starter, detail oriented individual with good organizational and communication skills.  This position is the key to maintaining accurate and quality drawings/documentation.

 Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare layouts, drawings and designs according to engineering specifications using AutoCAD software.
  • Analyze designs and confers with engineering & necessary team members to resolve details which may not have been completely defined.
  • Work with engineers regarding the review & accuracy of the design, drafting standards and documentation.
  • Adhere to the existing company file management structure for all AutoCAD drawings & projects (both electronic and hard copies).
  • Provide direction and guidance to less experienced CAD Operators.
  • Coordinate w/ the engineer to obtain floor plans in AutoCAD format for current projects.
  • Continue to streamline the “design to CAD” process and implement time saving techniques.
  • Understand and manipulate AutoCAD features such as blocks, sheet sets, X-refs, title blocks & templates, modelspace & paperspace, import & convert files (and familiarity with other revisions of AutoCAD).
  • Complete the asbuilt drawings at the end of the project.
  • Keep informed on AutoCAD and related technologies and advancements.
  • Understand and follow existing workflow practices for the company.
  • Develop an understanding of temperature control & security control systems.
  • Track work progress on company project tracking sheet & stay within budgeted hours per project.

 Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to see, hear, speak clearly, walk, sit for long periods, and use hands to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, telephone, etc.
  • Ability to view a computer screen for long periods of time.
  • Must be capable of working extended hours when job/business needs demand

 Qualifications:

  • This position requires a Degree in Computer Aided Drafting & Design. In addition, the preferred candidate will have 5 years of AutoCAD experience.
  • Knowledge or experience with Temperature Controls & Security Controls and/or Fire Alarm systems designs a strong plus.
  • Preferred experience in building construction project designs.
  • Possess excellent verbal, written, listening, persuasive and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Candidate should have proficient computer skills and be experienced with Microsoft Office, Microsoft Visio & AutoCAD.
  • Candidate should have the ability to work independently and in a team atmosphere.
  • Must accept accountability and responsibility for the quality, accuracy and efficiency of your work.
  • Project a friendly, professional attitude towards both external customers and co-workers, while building constructive and effective relationships.
  • Must be professional, punctual and demonstrate a history of excellent attendance.
  • Must comply with company drug testing policy & required background checks.
  • Must be organized, yet flexible, enough to adapt to varying workloads deadlines.
  • Strongly prefer the ability to read and interpret blueprints & electrical schematics.
  • Have a good mechanical / electrical aptitude.
  • Needs to have problem solving & reasoning abilities, with technical & troubleshooting skills.
  • Candidate must be detail-oriented and will be evaluated on attention to detail.
  • Must be able to learn and grow in system wiring and interconnect understanding.
  • The candidate must have commendable work ethics.

Contact Mike Berger

mberger@ectservices.com

502-632-4322

***Integration Security Control Design Engineer***

(Louisville, KY)

Positions Summary:

The individual expected to be proficient in applying engineering principles and practices for all Security Controls Projects. Fire Alarm design capabilities preferred.  This person is expected to meet performance standards as set by the Operations Manager, exhibit a high level of leadership, demonstrate initiative and take ownership for projects successful design and implementation.   This individual is responsible for maintaining regular contact with staff, owners and property managers, effectively communicate to project managers.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate proficiency applying engineering principles
  • Assist Account Managers with project design
  • Attend and lead sales to operations pass down meetings
  • Coordinate with contractors and customers all engineering requirements on security projects
  • Coordinate project schedule and all project related information with Project Managers
  • Obtain all materials required to engineer and execute projects
  • Complete in a timely fashion all design documents to meet the scope, plans and specifications
  • Obtain and review submittals
  • Complete engineering design sheet and product cut sheet submittal
  • Respond to submittal review/responses
  • Assist with as-builts
  • Respond to all Request for Information documents
  • Complete procurement documents for procurement
  • Coordinate with all required parties on all proposed design packages
  • Track and maintain all engineering phases of assigned projects
  • Schedule CAD resources with Department Manager
  • Perform site walkthroughs as required

Qualifications

Education/Experience:

  • Mechanical/Electrical Degree preferred
  • Minimum 5 years Security Integration industry experience
  • Experienced in both new and retrofit construction projects
  • Programming knowledge and experience with Lenel, Bosch, etc.
  • Goal oriented with a strong desire to succeed
  • Ability to work independently or in team environment
  • Positive Attitude
  • Posses excellent oral, written and verbal communication
  • Desire to grow and overcome challenges
  • Ability to interact with customers, field staff, management and office team
  • Knowledge of Fire Alarm design a plus
  • Proficient in CAD or Visio, Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint

 Contact David Stumler

dstumler@ectservices.com

502-632-4322

***Temperature Controls Account Manager***

(Cincinnati, OH Area)

Positions Summary:

The individual expected to be proficient in facility management services industry and customer service. This person is expected to meet performance standards as set by the VP of Sales or the Sales Manager, and to be a professional self-starter able to develop a dependable track record in facility service sales. The position is responsible for maintaining regular contact with staff, owners and property managers, effectively communicate to project managers and service manager all phases and activities for his / her contracts.  We empower our team members to make decisions’ that correspond with our Customer Commitment. This opportunity is expected to grow sales within current customer base and develop new business for the assigned geographic region of ECT Services, Inc.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate practical understanding of facility management services industry and customer service.
  • Identify, sell and negotiate temperature control and energy efficiency services for commercial, educational, healthcare, and industrial facilities.
  • Develop strategies to identify, pursue and capture new business
  • Prepare and present effective sales proposals to new and existing customers that will develop profitable results
  • Document and follow up leads and referrals
  • Form in-depth partnerships with our customers and anticipate their needs
  • Meet and exceed sales quotas and profit margins

Qualifications

Education/Experience:

  • Degree in Business or Marketing preferred
  • Minimum 5 years industry sales experience
  • Solid record of success achieving sales and management commitments
  • Goal oriented with a strong desire to sell
  • Ability to work independently or in team environment
  • Positive Attitude
  • Posses excellent oral, written and verbal communication
  • Desire to grow and overcome challenges
  • Ability to interact with customers, field staff, management and office team
  • Knowledge of temperature controls is a plus
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint

 Contact Jeff Murphy

jmurphy@ectservices.com

502-632-4322

***Integrated Service Technician***

Positions Summary:

As an Integrated Service Technician at ECT Services, Inc. you will be a troubleshooter and service expert on various security/fire systems such as video surveillance, burglar alarm, access control and fire alarm systems.  This position is responsible for addressing and alleviating any concerns the customer may have regarding a security or fire alarm system within their facilities. This position will be required to perform periodic maintenance and inspections of all types of fire and security equipment.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Locate and alleviate trouble with damaged equipment or wiring
  • Readjust equipment, repair or replace inoperative equipment and test for operation
  • Read blueprints, building, electrical and sprinkler plans in order to complete equipment repairs
  • Prepare trouble order forms to report temporary repairs
  • Coordinate inspections and/or installations with police, fire departments or other appropriate agencies

Qualifications

Education/Experience:

  • Minimum 10 years of experience installing and inspecting/repairing Integrated Security and Fire Alarm systems. EST and/or LENEL (preferred)or comparable product line
  • Advanced knowledge of the principles of electricity, electronics, complex and highly integrated electronic systems
  • Extensive and demonstrated knowledge of the installation, maintenance, repair, upgrading, integrating, troubleshooting and testing of electrical and electronic systems
  • Knowledge and ability to interpret and work with blueprints, drawings, technical manuals, handbooks and other technical documentation as well as the ability to evaluate and correct technical problems
  • Knowledge and skills in field engineering, and final commissioning and training
  • Specialized knowledge of the following or similar systems is preferred: LENEL, Axis, Bosch, ZENITEL, TRIDIUM Security, GE and Honeywell
  • Posses excellent oral, written and verbal communication
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Some college preferred 
  • Certified to test Fire Alarm Systems in Kentucky 
  • Strong troubleshooting background
  • Electrical background is highly desirable

Other:

  • Valid driver’s license required
  • Must pass background check and drug screening
  • NICET Level 3 Certification preferred

Contact Tom Barrett

tbarrett@ectservices.com

502-632-4322

*** Service Account Manager*** 

Positions Summary:

The individual expected to be proficient in facility management services industry and customer service. This person is expected to meet performance standards as set by the VP of Sales or the Sales Manager, and to be a professional self-starter able to develop a dependable track record in facility service sales. The position is responsible for maintaining regular contact with staff, owners and property managers, effectively communicate to project managers and service manager all phases and activities for his / her contracts.  We empower employees to make decisions’ that correspond with our Customer Commitment. This opportunity is also expected to grow sales within current customer base and develop new business for the assigned geographic region of ECT Services.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Must be excellent at prospecting for new clients.
  • Ability to be creative in developing lists of prospects.  Must be able to think about how to find prospects using industry information, common knowledge, experience, and networking.
  • Identify, sell and negotiate energy efficiency services for commercial, educational, healthcare, and industrial facilities.
  • Perform informal commercial building energy audits.
  • Prepare and present effective sales proposals to new and existing customers that will develop profitable results.
  • Document and follow up leads and referrals.
  • Public relations: resolve complaints, problems, provide information and advice.
  • Form in-depth partnerships with our customers and anticipate their needs.
  • Meet and exceed sales quotas and profit margins.
  • Act in “responsible charge” role with clients.
  • Confer with staff and customers on all phases of projects.  This refers to project pass down meetings.
  • Review Proposals to evaluate compliance.
  • Help direct/route technicians or other staff on projects as needed.
  • Attend sales meetings as required
  • Submit reports (expense reports, sales reports, working agreements) in a timely manner.
  • Understand, accept and support ECT Service’s Operating Guidelines, Operational Beliefs and Customer Commitment
  • Perform additional tasks as assigned.

Occasional travel will be required to attend sales / technical training schools and trade shows. These may be for up to one week at a time. Other opportunities to travel exist for seminars and trade shows. There may be a few evening functions to attend to enhance your professional career. You may be expected to join the National Association of ASIS (Louisville Chapter) or ASHRAE (American Society of Heating Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Engineers).

Contact Tom Barrett

tbarrett@ectservices.com

502-632-4322