Controls Technician

$26.00 - $32.00 hourly
  • Westview Productions LLC
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Nov 18, 2021
Full time Technician

Job Description

JOB TITLE: Controls Technician 

LOCATION: Los Angeles, CA (extensive travel primarily within the state of California)


SALARY: $26 - $32/hr.

TRAVEL:   75 - 90% 


The Controls Technician will be responsible for lighting system startups, commissioning and maintenance. Duties will include system energization, low voltage terminations, equipment installation and software programming. The successful candidate in this role will be technically proficient, a self-starter, and able to work well in situations where there is no immediate oversight. The individual in this role should be comfortable communicating with a wide variety of people, including contractors, facilities operators, and building owners. 


  • Performs system energization, and ensures system is working appropriately 
  • Provides remote programming and support for customers 
  • Provides system training, and contractor installation training 
  • Prepares various site reports and documentation 
  • Repairs existing installations, as necessary 
  • Performs site surveys, review drawings before installs 
  • Build and maintain equipment racks and networking equipment 
  • Assists the installation division 
  • Assists with AutoCAD Work 
  • Assists in creation of system layouts and project takeoffs 
  • Assists in daily WVP operations as needed 
  • Maintains existing client relationships 
  • Travel to job sites both in and out of state 
  • Performs other project related tasks as they arise 
  • Maintain accurate as-built drawings 


  • Experience in a construction environment 
  • Experience in PLC’s, SCADA, lighting controls, or distributed control systems 
  • Ability to work independently and perform multiple tasks without supervision 
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills 
  • Excellent customer service skills 
  • Computer skills: AutoCAD, MS Office, ETC, Pathway, Encelium, networking and project specific software 
  • Ability to use hand tools, power tools, and electronic testing equipment 
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license  
  • Must have active auto insurance 
  • Knowledge of various product lines 
  • Ability to work weekend and evening hours as required 
  • Ability to lift a moderate amount of weight 
  • Ability to travel an average of 90% 
  • Ability to pass federal and state background checks 
  • Able to pass drug test 


2-5 Years