JOB SUMMARY Plans, implements, coordinates and manages all mechanical operations, maintenance, communications, energy management, and manpower development programs for a facility, campus or portfolio of buildings.
AS Scope: Typically supports a multi-property portfolio with multiple owners.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Reports to the FM Operations Engineering Manager. The ideal Chief Supervising Engineer candidate will be experienced and familiar with central plant operations and supervising a staff of maintenance managers in a large multi‐building headquarter campus. The environment is a well‐recognized brand, innovative, fun and operates as one team across many service lines.
Manages the building's operational accounts and assists in development of operating and capital budgets. Assists in operations and maintenance issues, troubleshooting and problem solving as required. Recommends and implements improvements for preventive maintenance programs on an on-going basis and develop/maintain effective building-specific maintenance and safety procedure manuals. Coordinates maintenance efforts with outside contractors, tenant finish personnel and technicians. Oversees all building systems including fire/life safety, plumbing, HVAC and electrical issues and must remain current with latest HVAC technology trends.
Maintains on-going communication with tenants, clients, owners, facility management team and vendors.
May assist in solicitation and acquisition of new management contracts. Coordinates development and maintenance of as-built drawings. Responds to all emergency situations quickly (fire, evacuation, equipment failure etc.) and customer concerns. Implements and administers inventory control programs/purchase parts and supplies.
Develops specifications and assists in solicitation and administration of maintenance/repair service contracts. Establishes and monitors programs to ensure compliance with applicable codes, requisitions, government agency and company directives as relates to building operations.
Performs other duties as assigned.
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES Provides formal supervision to individual employees within single functional or operational area. Approves subordinate's recommendations for staff recruitment, selection, promotion, advancement, corrective action and termination. Effectively recommends same for direct reports to next level management for review and approval. Plans and monitors appropriate staffing levels and utilization of labor, including overtime. Prepares and delivers performance appraisal for staff. Mentors and coaches team members to further develop competencies. Leads by example and models behaviors that are consistent with the company's values.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Operating to support an excellent client experience while keeping an eye on energy management Familiar with LEED certified operations and maintenance Participation across services lines for improved client experience with an eye on budget Staff gearing in new construction building commissioning (Cx) leading up to opening facilities Key in advising vendor and in‐house staffing as buildings transition in and out of occupancy Work with direct reports and their staff to continually win together as a team Experience and excellent fundamentals in building controls and fire alarm systems Demonstrated creation and maintenance of methods of procedures, play books and sequences of operations and CMMS very desirable
EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from four-year college or university and a minimum of four years experience and/or training. Or equivalent combination of education and experience. Knowledge and understanding of all applicable practices and techniques, laws, project controls and environmental regulations to include safety regulations.
CERTIFICATES and/or LICENSES
Universal CFC certification required. Additional certification in three or more of the following: HVAC, electrical, mechanical, HVAC and refrigeration systems, process controls, mechanical power transmissions, painting, plumbing, carpentry or engine repair. Certifications/licenses as may be required by local or state jurisdictions.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong organizational and analytical skills. Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers. Ability to effectively present information. Ability to respond effectively to sensitive issues.
Requires advanced knowledge of financial terms and principles. Ability to calculate intermediate figures such as percentages, discounts, and commissions. Conducts advanced financial analysis.
Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret complex documents. Ability to solve problems involving several options in situations. Requires advanced analytical and quantitative skills.
OTHER SKILLS and ABILITIES
Physical requirements to include stooping, standing, climbing and frequent lifting of a minimum of 50 lbs. Must have the ability to operate an EMS and CMMS system. Intermediate skills with Microsoft Office Suite. Ability to handle multiple projects and make decisions.
SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITY
Decisions made with thorough understanding of procedures, company policies, and business practices to achieve general results and deadlines. Responsible for setting work unit and/or project deadlines. Errors in judgment may cause short-term impact to department.
Internal Number: 18031175
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