Chief Engineer - High-Rise
Company: KW Property Management & Consulting
Posted on: March 20, 2023
If you are a job seeker with a disability and require a
reasonable accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, you will
find the contact information to request the appropriate
accommodation by visiting the following page:As a team member of KW
PROPERTY MANAGEMENT & CONSULTING, you are expected to understand
and support the mission statement of the company and practice our
GREAT values every day. These values include but are not limited to
greeting and smiling; showing respect with name recognition and eye
contact; accepting the empowerment to exceed everyone's
expectations and showing enthusiasm for your position and duties;
being accountable to show a positive attitude and accountable for
your actions; and be trustworthy in your duties and transparent in
everything you do. These are our GREAT values and part of your work
practices and expected as part of your daily activities while
working at KW Property Management and Consulting.Job Complexity &
Critical SkillsReasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
- The position is fundamental to the administrative and
operational functions of the Company/Property and as such requires
established organizational skills, with attention to detail and
solid time management, and good interpersonal skills.
- As the key employee of the building operations interior and
exterior, the Chief Engineer is essential to the longevity of all
equipment and the aesthetic nature of the property. The Chief
Engineer must perform the job duties with a view toward projecting
a professional and competent image: Service to the customer in a
friendly and outgoing manner is also essential, while timelines and
maintaining a clean atmosphere are key.
- The position is fundamental to all mechanical functions of the
community and includes working closely with the Association Manager
and their maintenance team to operate the community and facilitate
solutions to all types of maintenance problems within the
community. Strong leadership skills, customer service skills,
technical skills, and problem solving abilities are
required.Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the
following. Other duties may be assigned to meet business needs.
- Performs the day to day routine maintenance of the building
utilizing their maintenance staff in a leadership role.
- Develops and adheres to the preventative maintenance program
for the community. Update as needed.
- Supervise all building repairs done by outside vendors,
reporting to the Association Manager satisfactory/unsatisfactory
- Maintain an operating environment to achieve a satisfactory
level of resident's service as measured by formal and informal
feedback and surveys.
- Monitoring all systems of the building and performing any and
all basic repairs as needed.
- Demonstrates a routine and effective ability to adjust to
- Responds to phone calls and correspondence in a timely,
- Encourages maintenance staff to behave in a professional manner
and comply with company's safety standards. Motivates staff to work
as a team.
- Creates a maintenance report, which depicts an update on the
actual condition of the property, progress of specific projects,
and makes clear and concise recommendations.
- Observes all safety standards and participates in the Company's
efforts to provide a safe work environment.
- Understands and follows the directions and tasks given by
direct supervisor and conscientiously completes them.
- Organizes time effectively and successfully balances the
competing demands of multiple projects.
- Keeps up to date equipment maintenance logs, inventory, and
update preventative maintenance manual quarterly.Technical
Capacity.Performance Management.Ethical Conduct.Leadership.Problem
Solving/Analysis.Strategic ThinkingThe Chief Engineer will be
responsible for interviewing, training, staff development and
scheduling.While performing the duties of this job, the employee
occasionally works in outside weather conditions. The employee
occasionally works near moving mechanical parts and in high,
precarious places and is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid
conditions and fumes. The noise level in the work environment is
usually moderate to loud.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. The physical demands and work environment characteristics
described here are representative of those that must be met or
encountered by the employee to successfully perform the essential
functions of this job. The company will provide a reasonable
accommodation for a qualified individual with a disability, unless
providing such accommodation will present an undue hardship.While
performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally
required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, feel or
operate objects, tools or controls; and reach with hands and arms.
The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance;
stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; and smell.The employee
must occasionally lift and/or move objects up to 25 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..This position requires
occasional exposure to the outdoor climate and weather
conditions.Position Type/Expected Hours of WorkThe schedule of the
position is full time (40 hours a week) and will require to be
available for emergencies and occasional night and weekend work due
to special projects. This an exempt (salaried) position. This
position will require to attend occasional off-site meetings during
business hours and within the local city limits.Required Education
- High School Degee; preferred education; AA degree in
- Three (3) to Five (5) years of experience as a Maintenance
employee in a supervisory role in hi-rise buildings.
- Must be HVAC Certified and/or have a comparable technical
- Must have strong working knowledge of basic trades, such as,
electrical, plumbing, carpentry, HVAC, and painting standard
principles and practices.
- Ability to analyze and interpret technical aspects, pumps, and
motors, mechanical systems with a similar degree of
- Must be proficient and have a working knowledge of Microsoft
Word and Excel applications.
- Must have a valid Florida driver's license
- Must have the ability to react and address all emergency
situations in a timely manner, generally within 2 hours. Must be
available and go to the property in the event of an emergency,
which may be night and/or weekends.
Other DutiesPlease note this job description is not designed to
cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or
responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.
Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with
or without notice.
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