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Union Engineer

Company: CBRE
Location: New York
Posted on: June 8, 2024

Job Description:

Union Engineer

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New York - New York - United States of America

Are you ready to take your career to the next level?

Do you have the intestinal fortitude to excel in an efficient, and highly successful environment?

Applies skills to perform effective preventive maintenance and corrective repair of buildings, industrial systems, vehicles, equipment and grounds. Working under limited supervision, monitors building system operations and performance. Applies several trade skills such as carpentry, plumbing, electrical, painting, roofing, heating and cooling.

What You'll Do:

  • Follows all applicable codes, regulations, governmental agency and Company directives related to building operations and work safety.
  • Inspects building systems including fire alarms, HVAC, and plumbing to ensure operation of equipment is within design capabilities and achieves environmental conditions prescribed by client.
  • Coordinates and inspects the work performed by outside contractors. Contracted work includes landscaping, snow removal, remodeling, HVAC, plumbers, and cleaning.
  • Performs assigned repairs, emergency and preventive maintenance. Completes's maintenance and repair records!
  • Reviews assigned work orders. Estimates time and materials needed to complete repair. Order materials and supplies to finish the tasks.
  • 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.
  • Maintains the building lighting system, including element and ballast repairs or replacements.
  • We perform welding, carpentry, furniture assembly and locksmith tasks as needed.
  • We respond quickly to emergency situations, summoning additional assistance as needed.

    What You'll Need:

    To perform this job efficiently, an individual will perform satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

    Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the job functions.

    Education and Experience:

    • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and a minimum of four years of related experience and/or trade school training.
    • Certificates and/or Licenses
    • Universal CFC certification preferred. Additional certification in one or more of the following: electrical, mechanical, HVAC and refrigeration systems, process controls, mechanical power transmissions, painting, plumbing, carpentry or engine repair. Certifications/licenses as may be required by local or state jurisdictions.

      Interpersonal Communication:

      Ability to comprehend and interpret instructions, short correspondence, and memos and ask clarifying questions to ensure understanding. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from clients, co-workers, and/or supervisor. Ability to efficiently present information to an internal department and/or large groups of employees.

      Reasoning Ability:

      Ability to complete practical problems and handle a variety of concrete variables in situation where only limited standardization exists. Requires intermediate analytical skills.

      Other Skills and Abilities:

      Uses personal computer and / or PDA for work order system, email, ESS and training. Basic skills with Microsoft Office Outlook. Physical requirements include stooping, standing, walking, climbing stairs / ladders and ability to lift / carry heavy loads of 50 lbs. or more.

      Scope of Responsibility:

      Decisions made with general understanding of procedures and company policies to achieve set results. Errors in judgment may cause short-term impact to co-workers and supervisor.


      • Responsible for personal safety and the safety of those who are affected by your work. This includes but is not limited to:
      • We finish of the required and assigned safety training at above satisfactory level with excellence and efficiently.
      • Follow all activity policies and procedures, including all safety-related requirements at all times
      • We participate in all safety -related programs & activities efficiently, including incident investigations, interviews, auditing and assessment, etc.

        We'd love to consider you for the ultimate career!

        CBRE carefully considers multiple factors to determine compensation, including a candidate's education, training, and experience. The minimum salary for the Union Engineer position is $103,916.80 annually [or $49.96 per hour] and the maximum salary for the Union Engineer position is $103,916.80 annually [or $49.96 per hour]. The compensation that is offered to a successful candidate will depend on the candidate's skills, qualifications, and experience.

        Equal Employment Opportunity: CBRE is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We have a long-standing commitment to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, veteran status, political belief, or any other basis protected by applicable law.

        Candidate Accommodations: CBRE values the differences of all current and prospective employees and recognizes how every employee contributes to our company's success. CBRE provides reasonable accommodations in job application procedures for individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance due to a disability in the application or recruitment process, please submit a request via email at or via telephone at +1 866 225 3099 (U.S.) and +1 866 388 4346 (Canada).

        NOTE: Some, but not all, of our positions may have an additional requirement to comply with COVID-19 health and safety protocols, including COVID-19 vaccination proof and/or rigorous testing. If you have questions about the requirement(s) for this position, please inform your Recruiter.

Keywords: CBRE, New York , Union Engineer, Professions , New York, New York

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