The Facility Life Cycle Specialist – will provide assistance to the PM Supervisor and FCAP Manager for the following tasks:
1. Carry out assigned building assessments and project assignments that include assisting with inspection for compliance of all facilities to insure they are structurally sound, mechanically operational, electrically efficient, and safe and/or code; by collection and analysis of field data.
2. Collect equipment data; create and record an accurate descriptions in the University's Integrated Work Management System (IWMS), as well as maintain PM project databases, and record schedules and reports.
3. Record data on computer hardware such as mobile devices (i.e.; Laptop PC, and Tablet PC).
4. Read and interpret related drawings and diagrams.
5. Work and perform independently or in groups to accomplish daily tasks.
6. Document and record the attributes of mechanical equipment related data, products, and/or functions in the IWMS.
7. Assist with performing spot checks of equipment to determine their working condition.
8. Provide operational data to allow for the scheduling of tasks for the preventative maintenance of mechanical, electrical, heating, ventilation and air conditioning, plumbing and refrigeration control systems.
9. Function as a competent worker to provide technical/manual assistance to other facility maintenance technicians.
10. Research technical instructions for equipment maintenance requirements and developed preventive maintenance routines that help buildings and equipment achieve life cycle design.
Minimum Experience / Education:
Two-year technical degree in the area of assignment, or equivalent combination of training and experience. Technicians are trained in the applicable laws or inspection procedures through some combination of classroom and on-the-job training.
Preferred Education Skills and Experience:
Associate’s degree from an accredited institution in the area of Commercial and/or Industrial Maintenance Technician.
Two years' experience performing routine preventative maintenance on various types of commercial building equipment in a preventive maintenance technician role (ie: commercial refrigeration and/or HVAC equipment and/or Medium and Low voltage electrical equipment).
Two years' experience creating preventive maintenance procedures and/or in a maintenance planning role.
Experience with researching technical instructions and requirements for documenting both equipment maintenance procedures and equipment maintenance schedules used in a PM program.
Documented training and experience in one or more given trades such as heating, ventilation, and air conditioning, plumbing/boiler, and electrical maintenance.
Experience using computer hardware such as mobile devices (i.e.; Laptop PC, and Tablet PC).
Ability to use software applications, be familiar with various computer hardware, flexible, and be prepared to use various technology tools including 'Google Apps for Work', Microsoft Office Suite with intermediate to advanced skills in Microsoft Excel and Word.
Experience using software platform/application for either an Integrated Work Management Systems (IWMS) or a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite with intermediate to advanced skills in Microsoft Excel and Word.
Knowledge of computer-aided design and drafting (CAD or CADD) software programs.
Effective skills in verbal, written and interpersonal communications (interpretation and comprehension) with an aptitude to effectively communicate the English language.
Ability to understand and communicate verbal and written technical instructions.
Ability to effectively work/interact with persons from different backgrounds and cultures.
Flexible team player with the ability to effectively prioritize and juggle multiple, concurrent projects.
Be motivated and able to follow through on duties and assignments with minimal supervision.
Selected candidate must have the mental and physical capabilities to perform the essential job duties of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.
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