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Building Engineer


Job Summary

Washington, DC 20007
Job Type
Full Time
Years of Experience
2+ to 5 Years
Education Level
Some College Coursework Completed
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)

Building Engineer

About the Job

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Eastbanc Inc, an international development company that has developed over two million square feet of commercial space in Washington DC, is looking for a building engineer.


Job Description


This position performs a variety of complex functions under the direction of the Chief Engineer. Duties include, but are not limited to, the installation, testing and repair of building Heating Ventilating and Air Conditioning Equipment such as VAV boxes, Self-Contained Indoor Environmental Units, Pumps, Fans, Water Treatment Systems, Humidifiers, Building Automation Systems and Associated Controls, Fire Alarm/Automated Fire Suppression Systems, Complex Electrical Equipment, Generators and all equipment and tasks associated with operating a Class A office building. Other duties will include plumbing, electrical, carpentry, and other tasks associated with maintaining the asset.

General Responsibilities:

*     The Engineer is responsible for the operational, maintenance and repair of systems and equipment of building/property operations.

*     Responsible for the day-to-day operation, maintenance and repair of mechanical and electrical equipment in the property.

*     Provides hands-on service operations and maintenance of building systems.

*     Responsible for carrying out systems preventive maintenance programs.

*     Maintain inventory of needed tools and spare parts.

*     Supervise contracted maintenance and service vendors.

*     Develop and maintain energy conservation programs.

*     Review building and tenant alterations to assure conformity with design criteria reporting deficiencies to the Chief Engineer.

*     Daily review of log entries from the previous work day.

*     Assist in maintaining oversight of all keying schedules.

*     Provides on-call support for after hour issues that may arise within the facility. Position is considered part of the essential personnel to the asset. May be required to work weekends or Holidays.

*     Demonstrate and maintain Outstanding Customer Service in all areas of responsibility including those of subordinates.

*     Maintain knowledge of applicable municipal building codes. Exhibits familiarity with OSHA, NEC, NFC and Life Safety Codes.

Qualified candidate will have 2 to 5 years’ prior experience in commercial building operations and maintenance. Candidate must have knowledge of energy management techniques, plant operations, building systems operations, repair and maintenance, and familiarity with security operations, cleaning procedures, emergency and general building procedures. Be able to demonstrate organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to use time efficiently, and proficiency at problem solving. Computer proficiency required. Universal CFC certification required, as well as Building Automation/Direct Digital Controls experience.

Benefits Include:


*     Competitive Salary

*     100% paid health and dental care premium for single individual

*     401K w/matching program


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