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Chief Building Engineer

Company is confidential
Full Time
Real Estate Field
  • Property Management
Postal Code
United States

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Chief Building Engineer needed for high-rise condominium building in the downtown Houston area. The Chief Engineer will plan, coordinate and oversee all maintenance and repairs activities for the HVAC, mechanical, electrical, plumbing and life-safety systems for a Class A building, consisting of over 500,000 square feet, which will require knowledge of commercial, multi-family and retail operations. Seeking a seasoned individual that must be a self-starter, be able to work within a budget guideline, and possess problem-solving capabilities. Must also possess administrative capabilities and computer skills, in addition to a hand s on attitude, overseeing all general building maintenance, inspections, daily operations, and projects as well as ordering operational parts and supplies. The Chief Engineer must work hand-in-hand with the building manager to follow the annual projects schedule to ensure timely completion within the budget guideline. Responsibilities: Daily building maintenance operations. Implements and carries out preventative maintenance programs to ensure useful life of building systems and equipment. Obtains competitive quotes on building repairs as needed. Monitors building systems and programs modifications if needed. Maintains, orders and purchases all operational maintenance supplies stock. Assists with budget preparations involving maintenance and repairs. Provides a monthly maintenance report to the building manager. Coordinates projects with vendors and supervises as needed to ensure project and/or contract performance. Ensures quality control with service providers along with specific performance. Works diligently on maintenance contract renewals. Maintains building equipment and maintenance records while overseeing warranties. Implements scheduled inspections required by City codes and ordinances. Stays abreast of life-safety issues and new regulations that may affect maintenance operations. Qualifications/Experience Requirements: 15+ years of experience in building maintenance or comparable experience in the Mechanical, Electrical, or Plumbing industries 10+ years as a Chief Building Engineer Maintenance Electrician s License Stationary Engineer s (Boiler) License Metasys knowledge Other Requirements: Physical requirement will include climbing ladders, stooping, carrying heavy loads of 40-50 lbs., climbing stairwells, and being on your feet throughout the day Knowledge of construction MEP drawings Compensation: Salary Commensurate with experience and qualifications Full-Time Position, Monday thru Friday, includes benefits (medical and dental visional insurance, paid time off, 401K) Occasional overtime and some emergency call-outs as needed
  • Background screening and drug test required

Job Functions

  • Engineering
  • Maintenance

Job Sectors

  • Residential
  • Retail



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