The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) seeks a reliable Building Engineer to service property in the areas of tenant requests, preventive maintenance, and monitoring of equipment. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Maintain mechanical and equipment rooms in a clean and orderly condition.
Operate HVAC systems efficiently, while providing a comfortable environment for building occupants.
Construct and reconfigure system furniture.
Serve as back up to Chief Engineer, including responding to emergency calls on a 24-hour basis.
Record and maintain utility usage record and inform supervisor of any variations in readings.
Monitor building equipment settings and readings, recording events into logbook.
Maintain security access key control.
Maintain building key system.
Maintain equipment documentation and building drawings.
Maintain the Engineering Daily log book with daily entries of all work completed.
High School diploma or equivalent required.
Formal advanced training in operation of mechanical equipment consisting of at least a two year course of study in HVAC at an accredited institution, or equivalent work experience required.
Must be a self-starter, pay close attention to detail, have good verbal/written communication skills, and be dependable, with the ability to organize and follow through on assignments.
Ability to lift and/or carry up to 50 lbs required, as well as flexibility to work weekends, holidays and nights if scheduled or if emergency arises.
The AAP offers an excellent work environment, competitive salary, and a comprehensive benefits package. As a reaffirmation to our employee-focused culture, since 2005 the AAP has been named one of the 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in the Chicagoland area. Additionally, we are an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, and Veterans that values the strength diversity brings to our workplace.