Lead Facilities Building Engineer
Company: Fugro
Location: Houston , TX
Category: Energy, Engineering, Offshore, Skilled & Trades
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 5/16/2018
JOB DESCRIPTION:

Job Description
The Lead Building Engineer operates under general supervision in planning, organizing, coordinating, and reporting on facility electrical, mechanical, life safety, and critical backup systems for assigned facilities.

 

Roles And Responsibilities

  • Operate within prescribed policies and procedures to ensure consistent implementation of engineering specifications, standards, and processes.
  •  Assist in monitoring contractual obligations with vendors and contractors for facility construction, electrical, mechanical, life safety, critical backup systems support, cleaning services and any other relevant vendor and contractor services.
  •  HVAC experience to perform building repairs and preventative maintenance on A/C equipment. Preferably 2nd grade stationary engineer license.
  • Coordinate and execute customer/tenant request.
  • Participate in establishing and maintaining building security, evacuation procedures, and periodic drills.  Remain on call to respond to emergency events.
  • Perform typical maintenance task and participate as a team member on more complex projects.
JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Qualifications

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/ Experience

A high school diploma or equivalent with a minimum of five years’ experience in facility maintenance and/or engineering environment.

 

Language Skills

Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal skills.  Ability to effectively present information and respond to inquiries from vendors, contractors and customers/tenants.

 

Reasoning Ability

Ability to operate proactively in an organized, independent and effective manner.  Requires using considerable judgment when performing and planning to perform task.

 

Skills

  • Must be able to perform but not limited to the following skills: carpentry, plumbing, masonry, HVAC, electrical, machine repair, facilities layout, painting, and janitorial.
  • Required to be familiar with and use all hand tools and power tools common to the skills of a building/facilities engineer.
  • Must be able to read and interpret drawing, sketches, instructions and specifications.
  • Must feel comfortable with working in a team environment consisting of employees and outside contractors.

 

Interpersonal Skills

Individual must be a team player and have a good ability to work in a cooperative environment. Must be able to work effectively with peers, subordinates, and superiors.

 

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommoda­tions may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to:  stand, walk, and sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.  The employee must have the ability to participate in on-call rotation.

 

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Exposure to a combination of normal office type environments and shop environments. Regularly exposed to dust, odors, oil, fumes and noise.

 

Other Work Requirements

Will be required to perform other duties as requested, directed or assigned.

 

Fugro is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Individuals with disabilities needing assistance in the recruitment process are encouraged to contact Human Resources directly.

 

Fugro (USA) Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran or status as a qualified individual with disability.

ADDRESS:
Houston , TX
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