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HVAC Field Engineer

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Position Information

Title HVAC Field Engineer
Location New York, NYC
Department Facilities Admin
Position Number 184000
Job Description

The HVAC Engineer for Facilities is responsible for supervision and maintenance of all HVAC systems that Touro College operates. The engineer evaluates service contracts approves vendor invoices, monitors, tracks and ensures performance of all required testing, local laws compliance and all city and state required inspections. In addition, the Project Manager oversees the startup and shut down of both Heating and air conditioning equipment and operations.

Job Duties

• Monitors all HVAC and BMS systems and their related components. Notifies the Director of all problems/issues.
• Monitors all HVAC project activity including schedules, spending and related items to ensure timely and quality completion of assigned construction projects.
• Perform all work, repairs and preventative maintenance, cleaning and repairs that do not require a sub-contractor.
• Coordinate HVAC system preventative maintenance with internal staff and external venders.
• Respond to college employee, student and guest complaints with an appropriate measure of courtesy and service.
• Instruct and supervise other facilities staff to ensure that each building manager is operating and maintaining their HVAC system and related components properly.
• Performs final reviews of mechanical plans on projects to include review of bid documents, review of bid procedures, review of vendor and subcontractor qualifications, review of final estimates, labor and material takeoffs and related information.
• Reviews contractor and vendor invoices, ensures accurate billing and approves for payment or negotiate appropriate changes.
• This position will represent this department, and program areas at meetings, conferences, or civic organizations.
• Ensures the scheduled coordination of activities with internal and external vendors.
• Must have a complete working knowledge of mechanical systems and the required interface with Fire Alarm/Sprinkler systems.
• Responsible for all equipment permits/licenses are current at all locations

Required Qualifications

• Associate Degree required
• At least 10 years’ Experience in the HVAC industry.
• Experience with projects up to and including $50 million
• Must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience operating BMS controls in multi floor facilities
NYC Q01 Certificate of Qualification for Refrigerating System Operating Engineer

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands

• Extensive Use of Computers
• Extensive time sitting and standing
• Able to lift up to 20 lbs.

Special Conditions for Eligibility
EEO Statement

Touro College and University System is committed to providing all persons equal opportunity in education and employment, and to ensuring a safe and non-discriminatory educational and work environment in compliance with Title IX of the Higher Education Amendments of 1972 (“Title IX”), Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Violence Against Women Act (“VAWA”), the New York State Education Law, and other applicable laws. It is the policy of the College to prohibit unlawful discrimination in employment and in the administration of College programs, services, activities, and admissions on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

FLSA Exempt
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Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S00459P
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Special Instructions to Applicant

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter