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Commercial Real Estate Building Engineer

BG Talent Northfield, IL
  • Expired: 11 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Summary

The Building Engineer is responsible for operating and maintaining CAP’s building systems, grounds, and equipment.

Core Job Responsibilities

  • Maintaining work order logs and project schedules.
  • Documenting work performed.
  • Overseeing and assisting in assessing performance of outside contractors.
  • Providing high-quality, reliable building operations.
    • Exercising independent judgment in performing daily tasks as assigned by the Supervisor, Building Operations.
    • Taking initiative to act independently within areas of demonstrated competence.
  • May be assigned responsibility for specific projects.
    • Requesting direction when needed.
  • Performing with minimum direct supervision.
  • Exercising initiative and applying good judgment in adapting to changing requirements.

Qualifications for this role

  • Self starter with demonstrated attention to detail and follow through skills preferred.
  • A desire to learn and improve.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of building operating engineering functions.
  • Success in performing both routine and complex activities related to specific duties.
  • Requires ability to lift up to 75lbs.
  • Able to work on ladders above six feet.
  • Occasional operation of forklift and platform lift.
  • Able to walk on uneven landscaped grounds.
  • Able to use hand and power tools competently.
  • Able to identify and take proper precautions when working in environments containing dust, odors, chemicals, solvents and other unpleasant or potentially hazardous substances.
  • Able to keep tools and workspaces well-organized.
  • Able to work well with people in person, in writing, and over the phone.
  • Moderate computer skills:
  • Word processing,
  • Spreadsheet,
  • Email, and
  • Microsoft office.


  • High school graduate.
  • Related college-level courses, vocational training or facility related training courses desirable


  • 2-5 years experience in full or part-time facility operations and building maintenance in a similar environment required.
  • Record of training seminars or on-the-job facility-related education helpful.
  • Knowledge of workplace safety practices appropriate to the position required.

Additional Criteria

  • May be asked to put in overtime hours for after-hours call outs and as other needs arise.

    - May result in time-and-a-half or double time, depending on the situation.

    · Limited local travel is anticipated as needed for trips to:

    - Local CAP warehouse,

    - hardware store,

    - a training seminar,

    - or similar.

    · May involve driving the CAP truck.

    Valid driver’s license required.

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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


Northfield, IL
Northfield, IL