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Senior Engineer

Posted: 09-01-17 Company: C&W Services Location: 320 Bent Street Cambridge, MA 02141

Job Description

JOB TITLE:      Senior Engineer                                                       EEO CODE:            

BUSINESS:        Life Sciences                                                             FLSA STATUS:   

REPORTS TO: Engineering Manager                                             



The Senior Engineer is as position in the line of operations of C&W Services. The incumbent is responsible for identifying, isolating and repairing most problems with HVAC & Electrical equipment and mechanical systems. Responsibilities also include assigning, coordinating and completing corrective and preventative maintenance work requests.




Troubleshoot HVAC & electrical equipment and controls to determine problems and perform necessary repairs
Maintain HVAC equipment on an ongoing basis as part of the facilities preventive maintenance program
Coordinate the daily work load of all trades
Conduct weekly Toolbox talks with the crew
Make recommendations for improvement on existing HVAC systems and equipment
Perform other related duties as assigned such as snow removal, assisting other tradesmen, and emergency repairs
Provide support to other members of the crew and on call person

Additional Responsibilities

Equipment Maintenance, Repairs and Inspections

Adhere to established work order preventive maintenance schedule
Provide labor for preventive maintenance and repairs to mechanical equipment and systems
HVAC & Electrical maintenance and repairs
Review weekend work and ensure that material is available 


Energy Management and Conservation

Operate, evaluate, and set efficient parameters for the energy management systems to achieve maximum efficiency and cost savings
Continually evaluate new equipment and ideas to maximize efficiency and cost savings

Engineering/Technical Consulting

Provide technical assistance to client regarding the operation of the facilities mechanical and HVAC systems

Roof Inspections

Perform weekly usual inspection of the facility roofs to clear debris and to make note of any deterioration or damage to the roof
On a monthly basis, clean out all roof drains to ensure proper drainage of water from the roof
Supervise and coordinate the work of outside contractors during repair or replacement projects

Plumbing Repair and Maintenance

Repair flush-o-meters, faucets, and valves
Provide labor and equipment necessary to attempt to unclog sewage and drain lines
Perform monthly test and inspection of sewer ejector pumps (if applicable)

General Mechanical Repair and Maintenance

Repair or replace damaged passage sets
Repair, replace, or adjust inoperable interior doors and closers
Replace damaged, stains, or missing ceiling tiles
Refasten existing or replace damaged cove-base
Hang bulletin boards, writing boards, and pictures


*Note:  Adhere to established mechanical work order preventive maintenance schedule.



Lead and direct the other employees
Develop and implement a mechanical preventive maintenance program
Ability to plan and organize HVAC work and general facility maintenance work
Ability to identify and repair complex HVAC electronic and pneumatic controls


   REQUIREMENTS (Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Education and/or Experience):

Must be familiar with HVAC, electrical, and building codes
HVAC or Electrical license preferred
Minimum of five years as an HVAC mechanic or electrician



   RATE: $41/hr / Union Local 877

Instructions to Apply:

They should be emailed to Carlos Paniagua at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).