Temporary Building Engineer

Location
Chicago
Posted
Mar 02, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
About The Unit:

Unit Job Summary: Temporary Building Engineer: This temporary assignment involves the operation, installation, maintenance, and repairs of building equipment and systems. Inspects and tests building systems and equipment. Troubleshoots equipment and identifies and solves problems. Dismantles defective equipment and installs new or repaired parts. Cleans and lubricates shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of equipment. Interprets building and equipment documentation to troubleshoot and make repairs. Installs, repairs, and verifies proper operation of building systems and equipment. Lays out, assembles, installs, and maintains pipe systems and related pneumatic equipment; repairs and replaces gauges, valves, pressure regulators, and related equipment. Uses appropriate tools and equipment. Requisitions materials and supplies using in-house procedures as needed. Keeps working area clean and safe. Wears and/or uses appropriate safety equipment. Uses computers to enter and access job related information. Performs related job duties as may be assigned.

Unit Education: High school diploma or general education degree (GED), four years related experience, or an equivalent combination of position-related education and experience required. Valid current valid driver's license required. Completion of job-related apprenticeship program preferred. Advanced job-related training programs preferred. Completion of job-related associates degree (AA) preferred.

Unit Experience: At least four years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of position-related education and experience required.

Unit Job Function Competencies: Demonstrated ability to access computer programs and use or learn basic computer operations related to position requirements required. Demonstrated ability to read and interpret documents required. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively in English both orally and in writing required. Demonstrated ability to perform mathematical functions relevant to the position required. Demonstrated ability to problem solve required.