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Chief Building Engineer

  • Location:

    New York, North America

  • Sector:

    Facilities Management

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -102020-71848_1607116722

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Chief Building Engineer

Our client is a prominent private international company that focuses on the ownership of real estate properties. Their property in Brooklyn is in need of a Chief Building Engineer, to oversee a team of 7 engineers and report directly to the owner.

The role:

- Monitor building systems, review procedures, and inspect completed work to ensure regulation compliance and safety

- Lead building operations, assign duties, and train staff and subcontractors on safety and operational procedure.

- Schedule and oversee subcontractors.

- Keeping inventory of materials and operating, inspecting, and repairing building equipment, such as cooling and heating systems, refrigeration systems, and pipes and valves

- Maintain, monitor and test emergency and security systems, features like Fire Alarm, CCTV, etc.Order

- Keep up to date and ensures compliance with current safety legislation and liaises with relevant authorities.

The person

- Minimum of 5 years of maintenance and managerial experience

- Refrigeration License - Q99 or Q01

- Sprinkler and Standpipe license

- Working knowledge of 1000 ton chillers

- Has excellent communication, wants to be part of the team, assertive and knowledgeable


Competitive base + Healthcare 100% covered