The Lead Engineer is a working position and will be responsible to the Engineering Operations Manager and the Administration for the supervision of personnel assigned. Duties include; receives and responds to service calls; takes immediate action to resolve emergency situations or system breakdowns; and oversees the preventive maintenance program.
Personnel assigned by the Engineering Operations Manager.
A high school diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED) is desired.
A minimum of five years field experience in commercial HVAC systems operation and repair and maintenance; experience with central chiller and Control Systems.
A minimum of two years experience in managing and supervising personnel in a service oriented industry.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Employees in this classification must possess a current license as a Stationary Engineer, Third Grade from the District of Columbia Department of Licensing and Regulations.
Possess a State EPA and USEPA approved universal certification to work on air conditioning and refrigeration equipment, including chillers (R11, R22, R134A and HCFC123).
Other Important Attributes:
The physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to talk or hear. The employee is regularly required to walk, sit, and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is occasionally required to stand, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl, taste or smell, and lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Special vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is subject to extremes of temperature while working in mechanical rooms, on cooling towers our outdoors. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet or humid condition, work near moving mechanical parts, work in high, precarious place, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and outdoor weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.
JBG SMITH is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other protected class, in accordance with applicable law.