Midwest commercial real estate

Building Engineer

Building Engineer – Southfield, MI

Full Time Position.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to the following: develop a complete personal knowledge of all assigned buildings and machinery, equipment, and systems; perform preventive maintenance tasks and repairs when required; perform minor repairs on machinery and carpentry skills are needed, oversee repair, maintenance work by contracted vendors; monitor operation of electrical/mechanical equipment supporting the facility and facility’s critical operations; respond to hot/cold calls and other work requests from building tenants; schedule equipment to be taken off line so that preventative maintenance can be performed; participate in facilities remodeling, new construction, and other planning activities; recommend and estimate facility repairs and improvements for inclusion in the annual budget.

Requirements: High school diploma, Associates degree preferred; minimum 5 years of experience in facility maintenance; minimum 2 years of experience in mechanical trades or equivalent HVAC, electrical engineering training; ability to analyze the operation of various systems, determine cause of problem/malfunctions and corrective action; ability to recognize system shortcomings and respond to operational and emergency situations; excellent communication skills (both written and oral).