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The Facilities Engineer 1 plays an important role in m aintaining a safe, comfortable camp us environment by operating, contro lli ng and performing preventive/predictive maintenance on the HVACR, E l e ctrical, Mechanica l , and Life Safety building systems 24/7 . The Facilities Engineer sho u l d be proficient in the operation of automated building management systems, controls, pum p s, heat exchanger s , water treatment, cooling towers, boilers,fire alarm, spri nk l er, emergency ge nerator , elevator, and various other mechanical/ electrical/ plumbing systems and equipment associated with the operation of large buildings. Assist with over all regulatory and code compliance of all building systems as required by L aw and local jurisdictions.
The duties of the Facilities Engineer include but are not limited to:
Operate and monitor building MEP & HVAC systems.
Maintain comfortable IAQ.
Supports the academic atmosphere conducive of learning.
Test and maintains water chemistry for HVAC systems.
Escort and assist contractors making necessary repairs and adjustments.
Repair and adjust HVAC equipment.
Performs predictive and preventive maintenance.
Inspect and document energy consumption.
Inspect and troubleshoot failed building systems.
Log and record equipment required by code, insurance or as directed by management.
Winterize MEP systems.
Change air handler filters as needed and directed by management.
Analyzes and communicates effective plan for maintenance and operation of building systems.
Documents monthly readings (UST and AST) including consumption.
Completes TMA service requests.
Inspects and troubleshoots failed systems.
Responds to emergency situations such as flood, smoke, fire, inclement weather, etc.
Must have a DC 3rd Class Steam Engineers and EPA Universal CFC License.
Valid driver's license from Maryland, District of Columbia, or Virginia and must conform to University Driving Policy.
High School Diploma
4 to 5 Years work experience.
Building Automation Control operation experience.
Ability to read blue prints.
Must be able to lift 50 lbs
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