Sr. Building Maintenance Technician 5/5/2020
Cushman & Wakefield, Inc.
Kansas City, MO
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Job TitleSr. Building Maintenance Technician
Job Description SummaryResponsible to assist with the operation, troubleshooting, diagnostics, housekeeping, and repairs on commercial buildings, industrial systems, vehicles, grounds, and maintenance equipment for assigned properties/facilities.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Operate, replace and repair HVAC Equipment and work with all refrigerants
Ability to troubleshoot HVAC systems, refrigeration systems, related controls, motors, etc.
Assist with troubleshooting and repairs of buildings and installed systems to include: packaging and handling machinery, plumbing systems, kitchen equipment, roofs, drains, shop, and grounds equipment
Clean, lubricate, and service a wide variety of pumps, valves, pneumatic controls, electrical, mechanical, and hydraulic devices
Complete all required safety training on time as assigned by the company
Assist with installation and modification of building equipment and systems
Replace and repair building finishes such as ceiling tiles, door hardware, wall paper, and can paint walls, piping, floors and equipment
Troubleshoot, evaluate, and make recommendations to upgrade maintenance operations and/or implement savings opportunities
Possess competent knowledge of the use and care of tools and equipment used in facility and ground maintenance
Respond immediately to emergency situations and customer concerns
Inspect buildings, grounds, and equipment for unsafe or malfunctioning conditions, preventative maintenance
Maintain and operate fire and life safety systems such as; Fire alarm systems, fire pumps and related fire protection system equipment
Perform soldering, welding, carpentry, and snow removal when necessary
Comply with all applicable codes, regulations, governmental agency, and Company directives as related to building operations and practice safe work habits
Ability to use technology such as; smart phones, tablets, computers, web-based applications, building automation systems, etc.
Complete all required C&W Safety Training as scheduled annually.
Comply with C&W Uniform Dress Code while working and maintain a neat and clean appearance while on the property at times other than working hours
Sense of Urgency
High School Diploma of GED Equivalent
HVAC trade school certificate/degree preferred
4+ years of related work experience in a commercial property setting
ADDITIONAL ELIGIBILITY QUALIFICATIONS
Possess a valid Universal level certification for CFC and HFC-based refrigerants (EPA Section 608), to service, repair or dispose of equipment that could release ozone-depleting refrigerants to the atmosphere or any similar combination of education and experience
Possess and maintain a valid driver s license (commercial license may be required) and good driving record with periodic checks
Basic Computing Skills in Outlook, Excel & Word
May be only maintenance staff member on duty during certain shifts; may be required to work extended periods of time without relief when responding to priority/emergency situations (including overtime type assignments); may require shift work and/or stand-by or on-call duties
This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. Regularly required to travel outside between properties in varying weather conditions.
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.
Must have ability to stoop, stand, climb, frequently lift a minimum of 50 lbs. of equipment (pumps, tools, ladders) and safely install rigging/lifting devices
Regularly required to crouch and reach to install/move equipment by bending forward at the waist or by bending legs and spine
Involves movement between departments, floors, and properties to facilitate work
Ability to speak clearly so others can understand you
Ability to read and understand information presented orally and in writing
Regularly required to utilize vision abilities, allowing reading of printed material, drawings, and schematics
This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive list of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice.
Cushman & Wakefield provides equal employment opportunity. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated. Cushman & Wakefield is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law.