Engineer

Kaufman Astoria Studios, Inc - New York, NY

Full-time
Job responsibilities

Must have the following certificates:
New York City Fire Department Certificate of Fitness including but not limited to sprinkler, standpipe, low pressure boiler, torch, fire alarm systems.
Respond to tenant requests and complaints regarding building operations.
Assist in the monitoring of contractors.
Maintain, repair and ensure the efficient operation of all building systems. Building systems may include HVAC, pneumatic control, water treatment program, electrical, lighting, plumbing, fire protection.
Perform tests and physical inspection of all fire suppression and alarm systems.
Receive work assignments, plan work to be performed and obtain necessary tools, equipment and materials.
Keep the shop, mechanical rooms and common areas clean, organized and safe. Provide proper care to the assigned equipment, tools, and uniforms.
Regularly inspect all areas of the building(s) and report deficiencies as well as suggestions for improvement.
Must be available for various shifts, to fill in for other personnel and to occasionally work extended hours, nights, weekends and holidays to ensure adequate building coverage and perform necessary repairs.
Respond to after-hours emergencies such as flooding, power outages and other situations.
Promote and contribute toward overall effort in maintaining a high standard in the operation and appearance of the building(s) and grounds as well as positive tenant relations through daily work practices.