Chief Building Engineer
Company: Resultz Staffing
Posted on: August 17, 2019
Job Summary The Chief Engineer is a hands-on manager who organizes,
monitors, and supervises the maintenance and repair activities,
associated with commercial properties. In addition, the Chief
Engineer is charged with oversight of the fire and life safety
systems, assisting Management staff in providing the highest level
of customer service and satisfaction, and submitting mechanical and
structural recommendations relative to tenant and owner issues.
Description of Responsibilities Responsible for assisting in
establishing and implementing preventive maintenance program for
the associated building systems, facilities, and equipment to
include providing a safe environment for tenants, visitors and
employees. Manage and schedule engineering personnel to fulfill
day-to-day maintenance activities, as well as special projects and
emergency situations. Prepare the annual operations budget within
specified operating parameters as well as periodic reports relating
to prepared budget such as variance and forecasting reports. The
Chief Engineer shall participate in the day-to-day financial
management of the designated operating accounts assigned with
specific attention to payroll and accounts payable. Assist in
negotiating contracts for various building services, interacting
with and supervising contract personnel as necessary. Coordinate
on-site construction activities, attend construction meetings,
review plans, and ensure Local, State and Federal code compliance.
Responsible for maintaining supply, tool, and equipment inventory.
Obtain competitive pricing for materials, goods, and services, and
reviews invoices upon receipt to ensure accuracy. Supervise
engineering staff and promote the safe and effective use of labor
resources. Prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual engineering
reports, relative to capital projects, major repair and
maintenance, and utility data. Maintain blueprints, specifications
and maintenance manuals for the property. Assist Management with
extensive owner reporting requirements. Research and recommend new
technology for repair andor capital replacement of building
systems. Responsible for staying current in technology through
training seminars, literature, continuing education and trade
organizations. Assist Property Management with tenant relations.
Coordinate and record training for engineering staff, including
life safety and OSHA. Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Accredited vocational school degree in HVAC or electrical
maintenance is highly desired. 10+ years related supervisory
experience in commercial building environment. BOMA SMT andor SMA
certification program is encouraged. Proficient use of Microsoft
Office suite (including Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Outlook) is
required. Thorough knowledge and understanding of Local and State
building codes and regulations. Must possess ability to identify
structural and mechanical issues, collect and extrapolate data,
draw valid conclusions and provide recommendations to management.
Must work well with others and interact positively with customers.
Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Must be detail-oriented and well organized. Must have the ability
to manage time and multiple projects efficiently and achieve the
required results. Must be able to define problems, collect data,
establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to perform job
functions in an emergency and often hectic environment.
Responsiveness Need to perform responsibilities with an acute sense
of urgency to meet the needs of others respond to solve problems
willing to accept a variety of tasks associated with this position.
Integrity Demonstrate sound business ethics consistently comply
with organizational values protect confidential information.
Communication Able to clearly express ideas present verbal
information in a straightforward manner ask questions in order to
open channels of communication listen to understand perspective of
others. Mathematical skills Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and
divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common
fractions and decimals. Reasoning ability Ability to analyze and
resolve mechanical and customer service-oriented problems. Must
have a strong commitment to customer service and be able to meet
deadlines while working under hectic conditions. Must be able to
prioritize and organize workload and be a team player. Must be able
to use the following tools screwdrivers, pliers, wire strippers,
hammer, basin wrench and nut drivers.
Keywords: Resultz Staffing, Atlanta , Chief Building Engineer, Engineering , Atlanta, Georgia
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