Facility Engineer

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Responsibilities

The Facilities Engineer is responsible for maintaining, troubleshooting and repairing, or arranging for repairs of all building operating systems on the site. Must have reliable transportation and be available for after hour emergency calls. Provide support for the operation and maintenance of mechanical, electrical, and plumbing equipment, along with all miscellaneous building systems. May be required to assist with budget development, monthly reports, and conduct annual reviews. Responsible for all preventative maintenance, necessary maintenance and repairs to the buildings mechanical, electrical, HVAC and plumbing systems. Must be familiar with the location and have working knowledge of all building mechanical, electrical, HVAC, plumbing, life safety, fire protection and security systems to ensure proper operations and be able to act upon any conditions that are out of the ordinary. The Facility Engineer is expected to perform his/her duties with minimum supervision, and participate in cross-functional projects as scheduled. Troubleshoots, upgrades, and administers multiple vendor systems. Installs, operates, administers, and performs advanced maintenance of switch gear, ups, chillers, generators, HVAC systems, back up battery power, and other equipment associated with data centers. Coordinates installation, testing, and troubleshooting with multiple vendors. Maintains system applications and participates in cross-functional projects. Composes clear and concise reports for system documentation. Essential Job Duties: • Responsible for all preventative maintenance, necessary maintenance and repairs to the buildings mechanical, electrical, HVAC and plumbing systems. Must be familiar with the location and have working knowledge of all building mechanical, electrical, HVAC, plumbing, life safety, fire protection and security systems to ensure proper operations and be able to act upon any conditions that are out of the ordinary. • Conduct periodic general preventative maintenance on the mechanical, electrical, HVAC, and plumbing systems. This involves normal lubrication, adjustment, cleaning, replacement of consumable parts (such as filters, indicator lights, etc.), and periodic testing of the equipment. These systems include, but are not limited to; air handling units (including both rooftop and built-up units), re-circulating air systems, water pumping systems, cooling plant and all plumbing system components. Also conduct general building maintenance, as needed. • Be responsive to tenant requests in the areas of safety, plumbing, mechanical, electrical and environmental needs through both personal contact and work order systems. • Prepare and maintain maintenance logs and records. Familiarity with preventative maintenance and work order software systems. • Coordinate contractor, tenant and management approvals for work orders that require the use of an outside contractor. Maintain log of work order details. • Perform all assigned work so as to ensure the safety of the building’s tenants and the continuous operation of the site. • Be familiar with and conform to all written operating procedures associated with the site. • Maintain organized building files.

Qualifications

Minimum Associate’s degree, two-year technical degree, relevant military experience, equivalent special electronics training, or equivalent work experience is required. Bachelor’s preferred. Minimum of 5 years previous building operations engineering experience. Must have telephony experience. Must be CFC certified in high pressure discipline. Ability to handle multiple projects and make decisions. Proficient computer and e-mail skills. Demonstrated knowledge of computer systems, stored program control, and power is required. Ability to successfully handle multiple priorities simultaneously is required. Strong vendor coordination skills required. General knowledge in the use of electronic and power test equipment is required. Advanced experience working with Switch Gear equipment using Square D breakers and GE Breakers, Trane Centravac Chiller systems, McQuay Air handlers, Toshiba/Mitsubishi UPS systems, and Caterpillar generators is required. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Power Point, Visio, MS Project, Excel, and Outlook are required. Ability to work flexible hours and support on-call duties and shift work is required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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