Stationary Engineer
ABM
 San Francisco, CA

The Stationary Engineer is responsible for the maintenance, repair, installation and operation of Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) equipment and related systems to include HVAC controls. This position is also responsible for maintaining and testing electrical and power systems and will assist with planned repair and replacement projects as assigned. Maintains, operates, and repairs HVAC systems and associated equipment, electrical distribution equipment, related plumbing systems, building interior/exterior repair, and related grounds as it pertains to assigned building(s).

General Overview:

Inspects building HVAC and plumbing systems to ensure operation of equipment is within design capabilities and achieves environmental conditions prescribed by client.

Reviews assigned work orders.

Estimates time and materials needed to complete repair.

Orders necessary materials and supplies to complete all tasks.

Reviews historical maintenance records to develop proactive inspection, testing and preventive maintenance schedule.

Operation, maintenance, installation, replacement and repair of all boilers, heating pumps, valves, appurtenances and lines used in the distribution of steam and heated or processed water.

Operation, maintenance, installation, replacement and repair of refrigerant compressors, condensers, evaporators, traps, transfer pumps, expansion valves, stop valves and float valves, together with all refrigerant lines and devices used to control temperature, and air conditioning systems in their entirety.

Operation, maintenance, installation, replacement and repair of pumps handling brines or other secondary refrigerating liquids together with all valves, appurtenances and lines used in the system.

Operation, maintenance, installation, replacement and repair of air compressors, together with distribution lines and all valves and devices for air control.

Operation, maintenance, installation, replacement and repair of all natural and manufactured gas distribution lines, including all valves and devices for air control.

Operation, maintenance, installation, replacement and repair of water filters, softeners, piping and pumps used in conjunction with water distribution, including all sinks and toilet bowls, including all supply lines, drains, water lines, control devices, and sprinkler systems.

Operation, maintenance, installation, replacement, and repair of all types of electrical motors and engines used to power pumps, compressors, and fans.

Responds quickly to emergency situations, summoning additional assistance as needed.

Maintains an energy management program to ensure measures are taken to operate all systems in the most efficient manner to keep operating costs at a minimum.

Minimum Requirements

Three (3) to five (5) years of related work in the maintenance and repair of HVAC, electrical and power production systems required,

Candidate will require basic computer skills.

Basic building automation system knowledge.

High School diploma or GED required.

Additional trade school training or college coursework

Universal CFC, EPA – refrigerant