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Building Maintenance Technician (OGS FM)

Company: Owens Realty Services
Location: Albany
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Job Description:

Building Maintenance Technician (OGS FM)Albany, NY, United States of AmericaBackApply NowBackApply NowOverviewEstablished in 1990, Owens Realty Services is a full-service commercial brokerage, investment, management, maintenance, housekeeping and environmental services company. Our comprehensive roster of services efficiently and economically manages the operation of sophisticated real estate investment portfolios, residential apartment and condominium complexes, government buildings, educational facilities, corporate campuses, high-profile venues and family entertainment parks in both the public and private sector. Owens Realty Services affiliates with significant industry associations to stay on the forefront of the development of new management models, marketing strategies, maintenance techniques and industry product lines. We integrate industry best practices to achieve the highest quality of service delivery for our clients.With an emphasis on customized management plans, our services result in maintaining the maximum life cycles for critical capital investments, a healthy and clean environment for all building tenants and visitors, as well as substantial cost savings. Owens Realty Services saves our clients, on average, approximately $1.00 per square foot in operational cost savings.Owens Realty Services portfolio includes over 25 million square feet of first class, high profile facilities in Connecticut , Florida, North Carolina and New York with a value of more than $8 billion in real estate net worth and $30 million in gross annual revenue. With over 1,000 industry professionals company-wide, our organization continues to experience extraordinary growth attributed to our overwhelming commitment and dedication to the absolute best and most innovative services in the industry.Job Skills / RequirementsStationary EngineerJob Description+ BASIC FUNCTIONResponsible for performing general building maintenance tasks in carpentry, electrical, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC), plumbing, and for maintaining the entire property in safe, attractive, comfortable condition. Must be able to respond to building emergencies on a 24/7 basis. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.RELATIONSHIPS+ Reports to Facility Manager, and or Chief Building Engineer.+ Maintains relationships with other staff members, working closest with other maintenance workers.+ Maintains professional relationships, as appropriate, with all building tenants.+ Maintains relationships with any contract vendors working at property.+ ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIESGeneral:+ Paints+ Repair/replace ceiling tiles+ Services plumbing, electrical fixtures, replaces bulbs and ballasts, and associated electrical and plumbing components i.e. switches, receptacles, faucets, valves, clear drains, etc.+ Services all HVAC system equipment: Boilers, VAVs, AHUs, Chillers, Cooling Towers, Pumps, etc.+ Repairs or replaces old and faulty parts+ Repairs locks, and makes keys+ Makes regular inspections of building, plumbing, electrical fixtures, appliances, and major equipment+ Checks for appearance and cleanliness, and reports unusual conditions+ Is on call for emergency duty when assigned;+ Is familiar with power, water, and gas turnoffs, clean-out traps, fire extinguishers and fire hydrants;+ Knows emergency telephone numbers (e.g., police, fire department, Chief Facility Engineer, Facility Manager)+ Follows all company emergency procedures.Other:+ Experience with computers, Microsoft Office, computer-based Building Management Systems. Ability to interpret system readings to identify potential system problems. Experience with Microsoft Office and Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS) products helpful.+ Must be able to work flexible hours and respond to building related emergencies when the need arises. Company cell phone will be provided to successful applicant.+ This position requires the attainment of a CORE-7 Cooling Tower Pesticide Certificate within one year of acceptance of this Offer Letter.+ Will be able to respond early or stay late for snow management at the site.+ Will be required to complete Refrigeration certification, OSHA 10 certifications within 1 year+ Must have a valid drivers license and reliable transportation.EDUCATION/EXPERIENCEHigh school diploma or general equivalency diploma (GED); or one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.LANGUAGE SKILLS+ Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence.+ Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, students and other employees of the organization.+ MATHEMATICAL SKILLS+ Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.+ Ability to compute rate, ratio and percent and to draw and interpret graphs.+ REASONING ABILITY+ Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.+ PHYSICAL DEMANDSThe physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; push/pull equipment; use arm, leg and back muscles for extended periods; use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb, stoop, kneel or crouch; talk or hear; and taste or smell.The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 15 pounds and frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.+ WORK ENVIRONMENTThe work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to caustic chemicals and/or hazardous materials. The employee frequently works near moving mechanical parts and is exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles, risk of electrical shock and vibration. The employee occasionally works in outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is moderate.Additional Information / BenefitsOur employees experience a dynamic and rewarding place to work. We have a reputation for outstanding customer service, professionalism, teamwork, and exceeding client expectations. We consider the employees of Owens Realty Services and Owens Facility Services to be one of our most valuable resources. Our employees treat others in a friendly and courteous manner and have respect for other employees, tenants,visitors and our clients property.We look for employees who will:+ Strive for professional excellence in the performance of their jobs+ Understand and support the company's direction+ Provide superior service to our customers and employees+ Be flexible, innovative, and responsible to change+ Manage human and financial resources wisely+ Be a team player, helping others to succeed+ Encourage open communication throughout the company+ Treat all individuals with dignity and respect+ Have pride in and sell Owens Realty Services to others+ Be energetic and excited about their field of work and of others around them+ Be able to go above and beyond what is expected of them+ Be involved and enveloped in the entire business of our companyOwens Realty Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.This job reports to the Matt DillerThis is aFull-Timeposition1st Shift.Number of Openings for this position: 1BackApply NowBackApply Now

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