TroyNYRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Troy jobs

Building Engineer

Company: Cushman & Wakefield, Inc.
Location: Troy
Posted on: October 10, 2019

Job Description:

Job TitleBuilding Engineer
Job Description SummaryResponsible to ensure the efficient operation and maintenance of mechanical, electrical and plumbing equipment and systems for the assigned property(s). Responsibilities include (but are not limited to) maintaining a clean and safe working environment, performing rounds, conducting routine assessments, performance of day-to-day preventive and corrective maintenance, painting, and housekeeping for assigned properties
Job Description
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Perform all plumbing, electrical, or HVAC requirements of the building(s)
Maintain heating equipment, chillers (air and/ or water cooled), DX units, pumps, cooling towers, fan coil units, VAV, and air distribution systems, etc.
Monitor and adjust all mechanical/pneumatic equipment, steam stations, control gauges, distributor panels, valves, thermostats, diffusers, and other equipment necessary to provide a comfortable environment for the buildings
Verify field conditions and perform any necessary repairs or adjustments
Monitor Energy Management
Repair doors, ceilings, hand railings, and floors and other general repairs, adjustments and installations about the property
Perform repairs to plumbing fixtures (water closets, urinals, flush valve assemblies, lavatories, etc.)
Perform preventive maintenance duties in accordance with C&W standards, building protocol, manufacturer recommendations and industry best practices. including changing filters, cleaning coils, flushing condensers, punching tubes, greasing fan, pump and motor bearings as required, inspecting and adjusting belts, replacing motor bearings, aligning pulleys and shafts, monitor condenser, chilled, heating and secondary water chemical treatment and its associated feed equipment, clean and maintain cooling towers, and perform annual inspections and other scheduled routines as directed.
Inspect engine room equipment, fan room equipment, cooling tower, all motors, house pumps, electric rooms, back-up generator, fire pump(s), sump pump(s), and ejector pumps. Replace lamps, light fixtures, reinstall or replace signage, verify rooms are clean and clear of obstructions and debris
Check for properly operating emergency exit signs and lights and ensure free and clear access to emergency stairs and exits. Perform additional fire and life safety inspections as per NFPA and local jurisdiction, C&W standards, building protocol and as directed by superiors and property management
Document and report activities to supervisor
Respond immediately to emergency situations (fire, evacuation, equipment failure, etc.) and customer concerns
Comply with all applicable codes, regulations, governmental agency, and company directives as relates to building operations and practice safe work habits
Complete all required C&W Safety Training as scheduled annually
Comply with C&W Uniform Dress Code while working and maintain a neat and clean appearance while on the property at times other than working hours

KEY COMPETENCIES
Technical Proficiency
Initiative
Flexibility
Multi-Tasking
Sense of Urgency
IMPORTANT EDUCATION
High School Diploma of GED Equivalent
Graduate of apprentice program or trade school preferred

IMPORTANT EXPERIENCE
5+ years of related work experience in operating mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems in a commercial property setting

ADDITIONAL ELIGIBILITY QUALIFICATIONS
Appropriate license/permit for trade as may be required, i.e. Journeyman or Master Electrician License or City Licenses, such as Refrigeration Certificate of Fitness, High Pressure Boiler License, High Pressure Steam Operator, etc.)
May be required to have certification as a Universal Technician for CFC s depending on market licensure requirements
Possess and maintain a valid driver s license and good driving record with periodic checks (where applicable)
Basic Computing Skills in Outlook, Excel & Word
Experience in operation, maintenance and basic repair of HVAC, boilers, heaters, pumps, refrigerant systems, compressors, water systems, etc.
Knowledgeable in energy management systems, techniques and operations.
Thorough knowledge in all building systems operations, maintenance and repair.

May be only maintenance staff member on duty during certain shifts; may be required to work extended periods of time without relief when responding to priority/emergency situations (including overtime type assignments); may require shift work and/or on call duties

WORK ENVIRONMENT
This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. Regularly required to travel outside between properties in varying weather conditions.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Must have ability to stoop, stand, climb, frequently lift a minimum of 50 lbs. of equipment (pumps, tools, ladders) and safely install rigging/lifting devices
Regularly required to crouch and reach to install/move equipment by bending forward at the waist or by bending legs and spine
Involves movement between departments, floors, and properties to facilitate work
Ability to speak clearly so others can understand you
Ability to read and understand information presented orally and in writing
Regularly required to utilize vision abilities, allowing reading of printed material, drawings, and schematics

AAP/EEO STATEMENT
C&W provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. Further, the company takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed and employees during employment are treated without regard to any of these characteristics. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated.
OTHER DUTIES
This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive list of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice.Cushman & Wakefield provides equal employment opportunity. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated. Cushman & Wakefield is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law.

Keywords: Cushman & Wakefield, Inc., Troy , Building Engineer, Professions , Troy, New York

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Professions Jobs


TGCM Technician I
Description: Company presentation br br br br World leader in gases, technologies and services for Industry and Health, Air Liquide is present in 80 countries with approximately 66,000 employees and serves (more...)
Company: Air Liquide USA
Location: Albany
Posted on: 10/23/2019

CDL-A OTR Dry Van Truck Driver - Earn $75K a Year or More!
Description: Western Express is now hiring in your area. Whether you're an experienced driver or you're just starting your career, Western Express is the place for you. With our
Company: Western Express
Location: Worcester
Posted on: 10/23/2019

Driver - Dedicated Team Truck Driver - Class A CDL - Schneider National
Description: This Dedicated Team truck driver position features home time every three weeks, up to 0.54 per mile and a predictable work schedule. Truckers will haul no touch, drop and hook loads and benefit from (more...)
Company: Schneider
Location: Albany
Posted on: 10/23/2019


AMER - Electrical Designer - Albany, NY
Description: AMER - ELECTRICAL DESIGNER - ALBANY, NY br br Exyte Group is a global leader in design, engineering and construction delivering high-tech facilities, plants and factories. With a history of more than (more...)
Company: Exyte
Location: Albany
Posted on: 10/23/2019

AMER - Electrical Construction Manager - Albany, NY
Description: AMER - ELECTRICAL CONSTRUCTION MANAGER - ALBANY, NY br br Exyte is a global leader in the design, engineering and delivery of facilities for high-tech industries. With a history of more than 100 years, (more...)
Company: Exyte
Location: Albany
Posted on: 10/23/2019

Get New HVAC Work Today - Preview Leads In Your Area
Description: Over 25 million homeowners have trusted HomeAdvisor 1800Contractor to help them find quality professionals with the expertise to turn their home improvement
Company: HomeAdvisor
Location: Schenectady
Posted on: 10/23/2019

Bid On Local Carpenter Jobs - Reach New Customers In Your Area
Description: Over 25 million homeowners have trusted HomeAdvisor 1800Contractor to help them find quality professionals with the expertise to turn their home improvement
Company: HomeAdvisor
Location: Springfield
Posted on: 10/23/2019

Software Analyst-10245
Description: POSITION: Software Analyst-10245 br br LOCATION: br Albany, NY br br JOB ID: 3722 br br OF OPENINGS: 1 br br ------------------------- br br Optimal Solutions Technologies OST, (more...)
Company: Optimal Solutions and Technologies
Location: Albany
Posted on: 10/23/2019

Handyman/Finish Carpenter
Description: Tech East Fire and Water Restoration is Currently looking for an Field Technician With 5-10yrs
Company: TechEast Fire & Water Restoration
Location: Albany
Posted on: 10/23/2019

CDL-A Flatbed Truck Driver
Description: CDL-A OTR FLATBED TRUCK DRIVER JOBSGet Flexible Home Time Earn More Like 1,200 Weekly Pay Roehl Transport is seeking experienced CDL-A OTR flatbed truck drivers to haul general commodities in our (more...)
Company: Roehl Transport
Location: Albany
Posted on: 10/23/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest New York jobs by following @recnetNY on Twitter!

Troy RSS job feeds