Are you looking to take your career to new heights with a leader in healthcare? SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University is one of the nation's leading metropolitan medical centers. As the only academic medical center in Brooklyn, we serve a large population that is among the most diverse in the world. We are also highly-ranked by Castle Connolly Medical, a healthcare rating company for consumers, among the top 5 leading U.S. medical schools for training doctors.
The Department of Facilities Management and Development at SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University and University Hospital of Brooklyn is seeking a full time Plant Maintenance Coordinator (HVAC and Controls Maintenance) / Assistant Facilities Program Coordinator. The successful candidate will:
Be responsible for the management of repairs of SUNY Downstate Medical Center’s air conditioning and refrigeration systems: specifically, windows units, perimeter fan coils, icemakers, refrigeration boxes, air distribution systems, and water-cooled environmental boxes.
Assign tasks, follow-up assignments, and supervise two shops of CSEA skilled tradesman.
Provide contract management of Building Automation System across systems.
Manage PM and Service contracts associated with refrigeration/chill water systems.
Closely coordinate all work activities through the Computer Maintenance Management Program.
Coordinate construction and repairs with contractor’s shops and hospital personnel. Maintain written records/logs on repairs, contractor’s activities, and maintenance jobs.
Maintain logs required by Joint Commission on Accreditation of healthcare Organizations, NYS-DOH, and other regulatory agencies.
Order materials in a timely manner and maintain equipment in anticipation of mechanical failures in order to minimize down time.
Remain aware of changes affecting the operation of the physical plant.
Attend meetings pertaining to operations of maintenance of the plant and personnel management.
Assign task, follow-up on assignments and supervise a staff of two shops of refrigeration and sheet metal maintenance workers.
Supervise Preventive Maintenance Programs.
Supervise maintenance contracts.
2-years of college education or 5-years practical experience in a related field.
Additional 5-years as an HVAC/Refrigeration mechanic/BAS Controls Technician.
Must possess excellent communication skills both oral and written.
A strong mechanical background is required.
A minimum 3-years of supervisory experience relative to HVAC/refrigeration is required.
Hands on experience in the maintenance of HVAC and refrigeration equipment is required.
Knowledge of BOCA and EPA refrigeration handing requirements.
Ability to direct, coordinate and supervise employees. Knowledge of union contract agreements.
Receives minimal supervision and direction from the Deputy Director of Physical Plant and senior management.
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Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, familial status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim status, criminal conviction, and all other protected classes under federal or state laws.
Women, minorities, veterans, individuals with disabilities and members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
If you are an individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact Human Resources at 718-270-3025.
Internal Number: 494507
About SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University
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.