Haynes Mechanical Systems Inc Application Engineer in Greenwood Village, Colorado

Job Descriptions:

Responsible for utilizing all available technology in the design and/or configuration of total building control systems including Fire and Access control systems. This position’s emphasis is on the creation of the lowest total installed cost-effective system that meets customer expectations. This individual leads engineering projects and is considered the area’s advanced control system’s resource. This person may assist sales or estimating support in developing proper configurations and costs of complex systems.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other duties may be assigned:

  • Design and/or configure control systems which utilize pneumatic/electric and electronic technology as defined by the project specification or scope of work on retrofit projects while maintaining quality and ensuring customer satisfaction

  • Mastery of all engineering tools and technology

  • Follows engineering standards as well as participates in improving engineering processes

  • Accountable for building reusable, field-tested standards

  • Responsible for reviewing and revising the systems for submission to the standards library.

  • Coordinates with estimators and management to maintain the standards library’s integrity

  • Engineers large, complex building control projects including access control systems.

  • Provides technical support (remote and on-site) to field teams

  • Accountable to field teams for quality, timeliness and efficiency of designs. Participates in engineering release meeting with project field team

  • Performs value engineering to provide cost effective results while maintaining customer satisfaction

  • May be required to visit job site to review job scope and effectively gather information on system configuration

  • Prepares or oversees the preparation layout and installation drawings

  • Coordinates preparation of project submittal package for customer or owner

  • Oversees material acquisition from both internal sources and/or external vendors, and expedites as necessary

  • Obtains lead-time discounts when possible

  • Coordinates material release with project field team and external vendors.

  • Coordinates factory-mounting processes and ensures timely delivery to appropriate locations.

  • Specify and design controls systems in conjunction with consultants and/or architect engineers at design phase and acts as a technical consultant on complex design problems.

  • Communicates effectively with internal (field teams) and external (general or mechanical contractor, consultants, architect engineers, sub-contractors) customers; establishes and maintains relationships.

Conducts self-study (reading, research, and practice) to improve technical proficiency (hardware / software) in company’s product lines.
Required Experience:

  • Associates or Bachelors degree in one of the following disciplines:

    • Electronics or Electrical Engineering or Engineering Technology

    • Mechanical Engineering or Engineering Technology

    • Computer Engineering or Engineering Technology

  • Desired experience in Commercial HVAC Controls

  • Desired experience within the HVAC industry with knowledge and understanding of all building systems

  • Computer Aided Design (CAD)

  • Niagara Based R2 and AX certification desired.

  • Desired background in any of the following desired, JCI, Trane, Alerton, Carrier, Siemens, Inet, Honeywell

  • Working knowledge in control theory, automatic temperature controls, building automation systems, and other building subsystems desired

  • Knowledge of cost control techniques, accounting principles, and inventory management

  • Ability to relate technical knowledge to a non-technical audience

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and currently maintain a safe driving record as required by the company’s insurance provider


To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies to perform the essential functions of this position:

  • Accuracy- The individual focuses on correct and precise solutions to problems and tasks at hand.

  • Attention to Detail- The individual explores the topic or issue at hand, as well as reasons behind it and issues surrounding it.

  • Customer Service Skills- The individual has the ability to influence and drive customer satisfaction, possesses the proper judgment to escalate procedures when an emergency arises to meet the customer’s needs.

  • Capability to Multitask- The individual must be able to work on multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Oral communication- the individual speaks clearly and is professional in positive or negative situations.
  • Organizational Skills- The individual prioritizes and plans work activities and uses time effectively.

  • Quality Management- Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Applies feedback to improve performance; Monitors own work to ensure quality.
  • Safety and Access control - Observes safety and access control procedures, uses equipment and materials properly.
  • Written communication- the individual edits work for spelling and grammar, presents numerical data effectively and is able to read and interpret written information.

This job description gives an overview of the overall essential functions, competencies, skills, and abilities for the Application Engineer role. Other job duties may be assigned that are not included in the job description.


The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, the associate is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear; taste or smell. The associate must occasionally lift and/or move up to 80 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

Work environment: While performing the duties of this job, the associate is exposed to (moderate/minimal) noise levels.

Keyword: Application Engineer
From: Haynes Mechanical Systems Inc