DUTIES: This position reports to the Director of Design and Construction. Responsibilities include: - Meeting with Campus Administrators to develop project scope, programming, budgets, schedules and the coordination of project activities with Hospital and Academic Leadership. - Have a demonstrable understanding of HVAC, plumbing, medical gas, electrical and general construction drawings. - Able to provide interpretation, review and commentary of submissions for conceptual planning, design and construction documentation for projects within Design and Construction. - Participation in the selection process for Contractors and Consultants for various projects, supervision of Mechanical Design Consultants, managing Contractors for Hospital and Academic electrical renovation projects. - Develops Infection Control Risk Assessments before and enforces Interim Life Safety Measures during construction. - Perform site inspections, attend meetings and prepare periodic progress reports. - Ensure that applicable codes are observed in design documents for both Hospital and Academic projects including but not limited to New York State Building Code, SUCF Program Directives, SUNY Sustainability requirements and NYS Executive Order Directives. - Works closely with Physical Plant in establishing Design Safety & Quality Assurance Standards. - Supports Physical Plant on technical assessments and troubleshooting. (DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION) QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE: - Engineering Degree with 5 - 7 years of work experience in mechanical systems design and construction, preferably in Hospital and/or Academic environment. - Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, Microsoft Project, familiar with facilities management software, and AutoCAD. - Good writing and verbal communications skills. - Licensed Engineer a plus. Closing Date: Open Until Filled STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY / AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
Internal Number: 54041
About SUNY Downstate Medical Center
SUNY Downstate's College of Medicine, Health Related Professions, Nursing and its School of Graduate Studies offer students a broad professional education that will prepare them for practice or careers in any location and community. This education provides exceptional opportunities for those students with a commitment to promoting health in urban communities and addressing the complex challenges of investigating and preventing diseases that confront clinicians, educators, and researchers in such an environment. This special aspect of Downstate's unique mission is reflected in the students it attracts and selects, the vast majority of whom are drawn from the New York City Metropolitan area. Many of these students are members of minority and cultural groups underrepresented in the health professions, and/or come from families of first-generation immigrants or from economically disadvantaged backgrounds.