Chief Engineer

Mclean, VA
Sep 15, 2017
Sep 18, 2017
Engineer, Executive, Chief
Engineering, Other
Full Time
Position Description JLL is seeking a Chief Engineer in McLean, VA. The Chief Engineer is responsible for the daily leadership of the engineering team with the objectives of safely, efficiently, and effectively operating machinery and systems in a cost-effective manner. The Chief Engineer must ensure the highest level of professionalism, while meeting the clients' needs, and a commitment to achieving the goal of 100% uptime throughout the engineering team. The Chief Engineer is entrusted with protecting and improving the value of the client's assets and ensuring that building engineering systems continue to perform their intended function. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Oversee the maintenance and continuous operation of all building systems including: fire/life safety, mechanical (HVAC, plumbing, controls) electrical (lighting, UPS, PDU, generators, primary switch gear), lighting and temperature control systems, critical environments, and light construction (painting, doors, retrofits, locks).Identify the maintenance objectives of the facility and incorporate those objectives into a documented plan that includes preventive, predictive and reactive maintenance procedures.Insures the availability of an adequate inventory of tools and other supplies to operate the building. Specific duties include but are not limited to: preparing and submitting purchase orders requests, developing sources for stock materials and performing periodic checks of inventory levels and equipment conditions.Responsible for overseeing the activities of contractors working within the building either as representatives of the building itself or tenants operating within the buildings. Responsible for advance training and notification to all contractors so they are informed and knowledgeable regarding the building's critical functions and the work they are to perform, including an incident contact response list.Identify safety hazards within the building and remediate the hazards to ensure that the building's staff and occupants work in a safe environment. Implement, administer, and manage safety training program.Assist in the development of a capital plan which would include planning for infra-structure upgrades, equipment replacements and building modifications to ensure the building's future capabilities are maintained.Ensure that compliance of all regulatory laws and guidelines are met as they relate to the operation of the building's infrastructure. Responsible for alerting management of building discrepancies.Maintain all infrastructure and compliance documentation for the building including up-to-date building drawings and single-lines as well as documentation mandated for the purpose of maintaining regulatory compliance with Federal, State or Local law.Responsible for keeping records of building rounds and readings, all engineering logs and engineering data sheets.Supervise and manage engineers and maintenance staff including hiring, training and professional development. Specific duties include but are not limited to: demonstrating the proper use and care of tools and instruments, giving hands on instruction in basic maintenance, safety and troubleshooting procedures, recommending relevant outside engineering courses for enrollment and instilling an overall level of professionalism in manner and appearance.Ensure that the IT Change Management program is a well-understood process among the building staff, engineers, tenants and contractors who perform work on the building's critical infrastructure.Any and all other duties and tasks assigned.Assist with the delivery of an exceptional customer experience through high touch/Impact services, driving productivity, engagement and satisfaction. Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities 5+ years facility related work experience including customer service requiredSupervisory experience required.Comprehensive knowledge of maintenance processes, construction planning and execution.Experience with HVAC, fluid handling/pumping, fluid filtering, critical cooling, mechanical systems, and electrical systems engineering and operation to include power generation, UPS and power distributionWorking knowledge of computer applications including MS Office Suite and CMMS Systems, and BMS/BAS systems.Excellent oral and written communication skills.Proven record of excellent internal and external customer service.Certification as a Universal Technician for CFC's or extensive knowledge of refrigerant management programs preferred.Trade license or equivalent preferred. Education Associate Degree in an engineering discipline or equivalent work experience required. About JLLJLL (NYSE: JLL) is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management. A Fortune 500 company, JLL helps real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. In 2016, JLL had revenue of $6.8 billion and fee revenue of $5.8 billion and, on behalf of clients, managed 4.4 billion square feet, or 409 million square meters, and completed sales acquisitions and finance transactions of approximately $136 billion. At the end of the first quarter of 2017, JLL had nearly 300 corporate offices, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of more than 78,000. As of March 31, 2017, LaSalle Investment Management had $58.0 billion of real estate under asset management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit JLL is committed to developing and maintaining a diverse workforce, and strongly believes in equal opportunity extended to all individuals in all aspects of the employment relationship. Please visit for additional information on JLL's commitment to equal opportunity.

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