LONG Building Technologies Journeyman Electrician - HVAC Controls in Vail, Colorado

Journeyman Electrician - HVAC Controls


Throughout our 50 year history, we have worked hard to make LONG an enjoyable and rewarding place to work. In addition to competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits, and tangible career growth, our people enjoy a stability and loyalty envied in the industry. With average employee tenure of 10+ years, our culture encourages people to maximize their skills and potential. Our company culture is professional, yet relaxed; we understand that going to work every day should be a gift, not a burden. Join our growing team today!

Position Summary

You will be installing temperature and building automation control (BAS) systems on various customer jobsites. You will work within the LONG Building Intelligence (BI) Unit, which specializes in building automation and temperature control solutions.


  • Install controllers, field devices, electrical cable, conduit systems (EMT, GRC, PVC, etc.), copper tubing (with solder joints), and plastic tubing in a neat and workmanlike manner

  • Stay familiar with installation materials and control devices; their function, use, and proper mounting & installation

  • Work independently and be able to coordinate job installation and completion with onsite personnel, but also ask for guidance before starting an unfamiliar task

  • Report discrepancies between LONG drawings and mechanical/control equipment onsite

  • Attend product training and information classes to maintain and enhance controls knowledge

  • Assist with job commissioning, start-up procedures, and owner training if necessary

Required Qualifications

  • Colorado Journeyman Electrical License

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent

  • 1+ years of related temperature/building automation control field installation experience

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Ability to read wiring schematics, all types of blue prints, and DDC/BAS control drawings

  • Knowledge of mechanical systems and the ability to locate, layout, and install control devices

  • Knowledge of all applicable electrical and mechanical codes

  • Good mathematical skills

  • Open to working overtime, varied shift hours, and occasional travel as needed

Preferred Qualifications & Experience

  • Installation experience with Schneider, Tridium, KMC, Johnson Controls and other DDC/BAS controls

  • OSHA training or certification

  • CPR/First Aid Certificate

Working Conditions


  • Alcohol and Drug-free

  • Inside and outside work on a regular basis

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to lift 75lbs. from floor to countertop and countertop to floor

  • Ability to climb ladders and perform job duties at heights as required


  • Exposure to adverse weather conditions at times; both heat and cold

At LONG Building Technologies, we don’t just accept difference - we celebrate it and we thrive on it for the benefit of our co-workers, our customers and our company. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or Veteran status.

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

Location: Rocky Mountain Region/High Country

Business Unit: Building Intelligence

Reports To: Technical Supervisor

Job Class: Non-Exempt

Pay Schedule: Weekly

Supervises: None