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Building Engineer
Ref No.: 18-00917
Location: Bronx, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 10/22/2018
We are currently looking for a Maintenance Mechanic

List of Responsibilities
  • Stand competent watches; i.e. inside, outside and boiler plant;
  • Under a minimum of supervision, start up, stop, operate and maintain all buildings' central operating systems and related equipment which include chillers, absorbers and low-pressure boilers;
  • Isolate systems for repair, replace components; i.e. filters, strainers, valves, floats, lube oil and clean cooling towers and fan coils;
  • Isolate electrical systems, check fuses, resistance, continuity of related control circuits and power equipment;
  • Monitor, operate and adjust computerized building management and alarm systems;
  • Test and treat boiler chemical for main high-pressure boilers and low-pressure boilers;
  • Take air flow readings and air change calculations;
  • Perform log outs and tag outs of mechanical and electrical systems;
  • Make repairs, assign work and perform all that is necessary to ensure the plant and building integrity with self-guidance in the technical aspects of the work;
  • Provide training to new and lower grade employees;
  • Respond to emergency situations when on site;
  • Take and record meter readings;
  • Fill out required log book;
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.
Experience and Educational Background
  • High School Diploma and a minimum of 8 years of mechanical experience is required.
  • NYC Refrigeration License preferred.
Skills and Competencies
  • Must possess the strength and dexterity needed to perform the job and the physical ability to move equipment as necessary;
  • Must adhere to operational safety rules and regulations as deemed by the College;
  • Must be able to follow directives and possess good communication skills and ability to interact with building/office occupants effectively;
  • Speaks to clients and colleagues in a respectful and thoughtful manner;
  • Collaborates with others to promote university services and resources to meet the needs of the students, employees, and the community;
  • Conducts activities in a trustworthy and dependable manner;
  • Sets high personal performance standards for quality and evaluates service against those standards;
  • Effectively structures actions to achieve objectives;
  • May be subject to oral and actual testing of the on systems and component startup, shutdown, and trouble-shooting;
  • Must be able to work independently.
This position is offering a competitive salary and full benefits.

Interested candidates may email their resume to this ad.

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