Student Veterans of America Jobs

Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

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  • Jobs on this site are original and unduplicated and come from three sources: the Federal government, state workforce agency job banks, and corporate career websites. All jobs are vetted to ensure there are no scams, training schemes, or phishing.
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  • The newest jobs are listed first, so use the search features to match your interests. You can look for jobs in a specific geographical location, by title or keyword, or you can use the military crosswalk. You may want to do something different from your military career, but you undoubtedly have skills from that occupation that match to a civilian job.

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Mechanical Concepts LLC Building Automation Systems (BAS) - Controls Engineer - East Texas in Tyler, Texas

Pay range: Negotiable, depending upon experience.

Mechanical Concepts LLC is based in Shreveport. However, our service area is North Louisiana, Southwest Arkansas AND East Texas. We are looking for a building automation controls engineer who lives in East Texas and will work in EAST TEXAS and surrounding area.

Job Description:

Startup and commissioning of building automation and controls system.

Startup, test and make modifications in the Niagara Tridium Platform.

Hardware installation, software programming, diagnosis and repair of DDC systems at customer locations.

A minimum of 2 years of experience as a controls technician.

Ability to interpret controls drawings, plans and sequence of operations.

Ability to interface and communicate to customers to ensure a high level of customer satisfaction.

Factory training provided.


  • 2 or 4 year degree in engineering - industrial or electrical, computer science is preferred but not required

  • Tridium Niagara certification preferred but not required.


  • Full time position

  • Work in the office, work at home only when weather/illness dictates

  • Paid bi-weekly/overtime paid as needed

  • Eligible for performance based incentive plan after one year of service

  • 1 to 3 weeks of vacation per year as tenure increases

  • Additional PTO - 4 hours each month after 90 days’ employment

  • ½ Health insurance paid (employee or family)

  • Health insurance plan (eligibility after 90 day probationary period) includes long term disability coverage (60% of salary after 90 days) and $20,000 term life insurance paid 100% by company

  • 401K after 1 year with matching up to 4% of salary

  • 401K plan includes an optional profit-sharing contribution that has historically been funded 100% since we have had the plan

  • 8 paid holidays per year