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Building Engineer - commercial real estate exp. req.

BG Talent Atlanta, GA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $21 to $23 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Dental

Building Engineer

Contract to Hire

$21 - $23 p/hr

This position serves a portfolio of five office buildings

Duties:

  • Serve as on-call property engineer for responding to emergencies that may occur during evenings, weekends and on Holidays. This includes fire alarms, leaks, power interruptions, elevator entrapments, medical emergencies and inclement weather-related issues
  • Have knowledge of shutoff valve locations for domestic water, condenser water, chilled water, sprinkler water, electrical and gas isolation
  • Accountable for prioritizing daily assignments and service requests
  • Required to know the theory of electrical systems, and electrical safety guidelines. Must understand the different characteristic between AC and DC power, and trouble shoot single phase and three phase circuits
  • Require a thorough understanding of HVAC systems and design, the dynamics of these systems as a whole and to utilize his experience for improvements and to acknowledge inefficiencies
  • Proficient in reading mechanical, electrical, plumbing, structural, and architectural drawings
  • Thorough knowledge of the maintenance and operation of building mechanical equipment to ensure that the equipment is properly maintained and operates within designed specifications and controlling to proper environmental standards
  • Working knowledge of indoor air quality guidelines set forth by EPA and will communicate inefficiencies to chief engineer
  • Respond to tenant requests in a timely manner and resolve building related issues with minimal disruptions
  • A thorough understanding on the operations of the buildings fire alarm life safety and fire suppression systems
  • Proficient in understanding the operation of the buildings automation system (BAS) to ensure energy management best practice are met and the HVAC systems are operating at in the most efficient manner
  • Manage Locks and Key distribution, inventory and maintain accurate records for precise key control and ability to repair locks, doors, hinges and minor card access repairs
  • Assist in managing contractors when outsourcing services pertaining to major building systems (RTUs/Chillers/SWUD, Generators, Lighting, Electrical switchgear, fire alarm and sprinkler system)
  • Read and record tenant sub-meter usage

Requirements:

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in commercial building operation and maintenance industry
  • High school diploma or GED is required
  • A certified and credited trade school degree in HVAC or other industry related trade is desirable. Union training and certification is also acceptable
  • BOMA certification is recommended
  • CFC universal certification
  • Must have a valid driver's license and be insurable
  • As personal vehicle is required for travel between assigned buildings. A monthly stipend is provided

BG Talent

Why Work Here?

Your Future. Our Purpose.

BG Talent, a Brand of BG Staffing, Inc. (NYSE American: BGSF), provides temporary staffing for Commercial Real Estate positions from Engineers to Administrators. To learn more about our services visit www.bg-talent.com

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