Job Summary/Essential Job Functions: The Staff Engineer will be responsible for all engineering activities of the Office of Architecture and Planning as assigned by the Director. Duties for this position include but limited to mechanical, plumbing and electrical engineering services consisting of designing, planning and evaluating space arrangements, estimating construction costs, developing construction drawings and specifications, consulting and coordinating project requirements with architects on-campus as well as off-campus consulting engineering firms and administering and inspecting construction work on the University's campus. This position will also Review and coordinate mechanical plans with architectural plans, specifications and equipment for new installations and renovations; inspects projects during and following installation and advises as to compliance with specifications prior to university acceptance. Assists in the establishment of university standards to provide guidelines for future project planning, design, construction and maintenance. Determines fiscal requirements for mechanical and electrical systems and office personnel; submits budgetary recommendations. Advises and assists with problems involving mechanical maintenance such as, but not restricted to, psychometrics, fluid flow and mechanical control systems.
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