Saint Charles, IL, United States
Hvac, Bluecollar, Architecture, Engineering
CBRE Facilities Management
The Mobile HVAC/R Building Engineer will be responsible for the maintenance and repair of refrigeration equipment for multiple facilities. Company van, gas card, tools, phone and uniforms are provided for this position.
Utilizes advanced building maintenance skills to perform complex preventive maintenance and corrective repair of HVAC and refrigeration equipment in multiple retail buildings within a route. Monitors building system operations and performance and interacts directly with store management. Utilizes several trade skills beyond HVAC and refrigeration skills such as carpentry, plumbing, electrical, painting, roofing, heating and cooling.
Must be flexible on schedule. Ideal candidates will have prior experience as a Refrigeration Technician, HVACR Service Technician, Refrigeration Maintenance Technician or Building Maintenance Worker.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Responsible for the preventative maintenance and corrective repair of HVAC roof top units (RTU’s) and refrigeration equipment such as walk in/reach in coolers and freezers.
Complies with all applicable codes, regulations, governmental agency and Company directives related to building operations and work safety.
Inspects building systems at multiple retail buildings to ensure operation of equipment is within design capabilities and achieves environmental conditions prescribed by client.
Oversees and inspects the work performed by outside contractors. Contracted work includes landscaping, snow removal, remodeling, HVAC, plumbers, and cleaning.
Performs assigned repairs, emergency and preventive maintenance. Completes maintenance and repair records as required.
Reviews assigned work orders. Estimates time and materials needed to complete repair. Orders necessary materials and supplies to complete all tasks. Utilizes CMMS to manage work orders and track completion.
Maintains an energy management program to ensure measures are taken to operate all systems in the most efficient manner to keep operating costs at a minimum.
Maintains the building lighting system, including element and ballast repairs or replacements.
Performs welding, carpentry, furniture assembly, locksmith, and plumbing tasks as needed.
Responds quickly to emergency situations, summoning additional assistance as needed. Willing to be available to complete required work.
Performs other duties as assigned.
No formal supervisory responsibilities in this position. May provide informal assistance such as technical
guidance and/or training to coworkers. May coordinate work and assign tasks.
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.
EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and a minimum of four years of related experience and/or trade school training. Prior RTU and refrigeration experience preferred. Prefer experience in retail building maintenance and working knowledge of plumbing, drywall, painting, and/or flooring.
CERTIFICATES and/or LICENSES
EPA Certification Required. Refrigeration License from an accredited school or through a completed apprenticeship program preferred. Additional certification in one or more of the following: electrical, mechanical, and refrigeration systems, process controls, mechanical power transmissions, painting, plumbing, carpentry or engine repair preferred. Certifications/licenses as may be required by local jurisdictions.
Position requires valid driver's license.
Ability to comprehend and interpret instructions, short correspondence, and memos and ask clarifying questions to ensure understanding. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from clients, co-workers, and/or supervisor. Ability to effectively present information to an internal department and/or large groups of employees. Ability to communicate effectively with store management, 3rd party vendors, and retail customers.
Requires basic knowledge of financial terms and principles. Ability to calculate simple figures such as percentages.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situation where only limited standardization exists. Requires intermediate analytical skills.
OTHER SKILLS and/or ABILITIES
Uses personal computer and / or PDA for work order system, email, ESS and training. Basic skills with Microsoft Office Outlook. Physical requirements include stooping, standing, walking, climbing stairs / ladders and ability to lift / carry heavy loads of 50 lbs. or more.
SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITY
Decisions made with general understanding of procedures and company policies to achieve set results and deadlines. Errors in judgment may cause short-term impact to co-workers and supervisor.
Website : http://www.cbre.com
CBRE Group, Inc. operates as a commercial real estate services and investment company worldwide. The company operates through Americas; Europe, Middle East and Africa; Asia Pacific; Global Investment Management; and Development Services segments. It provides advisory services, such as strategic advice and execution to owners, investors, and occupiers of real estate in connection with leasing, disposition, and acquisition of property; integrated investment sales and debt/equity financing services under the CBRE Capital Markets brand; and valuation services, including market value appraisals, litigation support, discounted cash flow analyses, and feasibility and fairness opinions, as well as originates, sells, and services commercial mortgage loans. CBRE Group, Inc. offers its commercial real estate services under the CBRE brand name; investment management services under the CBRE Global Investors brand name; and development services under the Trammell Crow brand name. CBRE Group, Inc. was founded in 1906 and is based in Los Angeles, California.