As Building Engineer, the incumbent provides quality maintenance and repair to building systems and related building components to insure equipment is operating as specified. The incumbent may be required to work in inclement weather, confined spaces, loud noises, and heights around fumes and dust. The incumbent must also be available to work flexible hours, including days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays. Work is performed under the direction of the Facility Supervisor.
EXAMPLES OF WORK ASSIGNED
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or logical assignment.
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES
The work requires a considerable amount of standing, stooping, bending, kneeling, climbing, and working in tiring and/or uncomfortable positions. The incumbent may work from ladders and scaffolding. When operating equipment, the worker may be under a great deal of strain from constant reaching, bending, turning, and moving of hands, arms, feet, legs, and by the vibration and jerking of the equipment. The incumbent carries, lifts, and handles parts and equipment weighing up to 100 pounds.
The work is performed inside and outside with exposure to all kinds of weather. The work area maybe dirty, wet, dusty, and greasy, with inadequate lighting, heat, or ventilation. Incumbent is subject to cuts, abrasions, burns, broken bones, electrical shock, infections, bites, exposure to inhalation or harmful chemical fumes, irritation of eyes, skin and respiratory tract, and the hazards of operating power tools and equipment. Discomfort is encountered when wearing protective clothing, gloves, or eye goggles.
Safety-related work practices shall be employed to prevent electric shock or electrical contacts, when work is performed near or on equipment or circuits which are or may be energized. Live parts shall be de-energized before the employee works on them unless it can be established that de-energizing introduces additional or increased hazards or is not feasible due to design of equipment or operational limitations. If exposed live parts are not de-energized for the above reasons, other safety practices shall be used to protect employees. Only qualified persons may work on energized circuits or equipment. They shall be capable of working safely on energized circuits and be familiar with the proper use of special precautions, personal protective equipment, insulating and shielding materials, and insulated tools.
CORE COMPETENCIES (OPERATIONS)
ADA ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
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