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POST DATE 8/26/2016
END DATE 12/21/2016

Jones Lang Lasalle New Orleans, LA

New Orleans, LA
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Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
High School Diploma or GED


Position Title
Operating Engineer

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Job Description

TITLE: Engineer - Healthcare

General Description: Electrical installation, repair, and maintenance of electrical
equipment and controls located in the interior and exterior of
building. Plumbing installation, repair, and maintenance of
piping and associated equipment and components located in the
interior and exterior of building. Installs, repairs, and maintains
mechanical/electrical operating equipment and machinery.
Regularly conducts a routine and on-going assessment of the
building systems operations. Performs tests, rounds and analyzes
data to assure the proper functioning of departmental equipment.
Monitors the operation of all mechanical & electrical operating

Principal Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Oversee and monitor the operation and make adjustments of refrigeration,
heat exchanger, HVAC, electrical, emergency backup systems and hot
water systems; monitors operation, adjusts, and maintains refrigeration,
chilled water, and air conditioning equipment; boilers, and ventilating and
hot water heaters; pumps, valves, piping and filters; other mechanical and
electrical equipment; record readings and make adjustments where
necessary to assure proper operation of equipment. Requires the ability
to analyze the operation of various systems, determine the cause of any
problems/malfunctions and take corrective action as required.

Performs preventive maintenance on all base building and critical system
equipment which includes but not limited to: assembling all tools,
supplies and instruments necessary to complete the job, performing work
with a minimum amount disruption, conducting immediate clean up of
work area, completing the preventive task sheet, returning tools to
workshop, and unused supplies to store room, reporting any impending
supply or material shortages to the Operations Manager or Lead Engineer
of any equipment problems.

Install and repairs plumbing/piping/tubing; wire single and three phase
motors; run conduit; pull wiring to machinery, motors, operating parts,
etc.; install and rebuild pumps and motors; install and rebuild air
compressors; heat exchangers; replace bearings in all types of motors;
replace seals on pumps; install and repair piping, valves, filters, hot water
systems and associated controls; assist other mechanics and operators
with major repairs and maintenance of building and equipment. Installs,
repairs, and maintains electrical controls, switching and motor controls

Monitors operation and maintains refrigeration, water cooling and air
conditioning equipment; boilers, heating, ventilating and hot water
equipment; pumps, valves, piping and filters; other mechanical and
electrical equipment; recording readings as necessary to assure proper
operation of equipment; responsible for reporting any problems/malfunctions
Maintains tools and orders supplies as required for installation and
repairs. Keeps logs, documents equipment repairs, closes work orders,
tracks time accurately in reports and provides timely and constant
communication with the Operations Manager and Lead Engineer.

Complies with departmental policy for the safe storage, usage and
disposal of hazardous materials. Maintains a clean and safe work space.
Performs other duties as assigned.

Position Specifications:


Education - High school diploma or state equivalent required, minimum of two years of

related trade schooling or two years of college.

Experience - Minimum four years experience in electrician trade or related field or

minimum four years experience in HVAC/refrigeration trade or related field or minimum

four years experience in emergency backup systems ( generators, UPS, etc.).

Special knowledge and skills - Skilled in use of tools and machinery required by the position.

Knowledge of OSHA standards and local codes.

Personal characteristics - Team player, hard worker, good interpersonal skills, ability to

communicate well in both oral and written reports and has excellent customer service skills.

Familiar with computer equipment and programs.

For internal candidates, must consistently receive a meets expectations job performance


Job Requirements:

Visually inspect machinery and buildings.

Ability to frequently walk up and down stairs for inspections and emergency procedure

practice or implementation.

Ability to climb ladders up to 40 feet and lift 60 lbs repeatedly.

Ability to detect emergency alarms - auditory and/or visual.


Equipment inspections require getting on hands and knees to reach areas difficult to access.

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