Director of Technical Services

Location: New York City, NY
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $180,000.00 - $190,000.00
Degree: Bachelor of Science;
Date: 1/22/2018
Job ID: 02530878
Job Description
Technical Services Department, of a large high rise residential complex with its own on-site Power Plant, is seeking to hire an experienced Mechanical/Electrical Engineer with background in designing/operation or construction of a Power Plant as well as other MEP systems for the residential buildings. The successful applicant will report directly to the Deputy General Manager and be responsible in monitoring the Power Plant and other site-wide buildings, mechanical and electrical systems, and open space capital improvement projects.
  1. Supervises the Departmental Professional and Support Staff. 
  2. Supervises the Power Plant Director in carrying out the day to day management, preventive maintenance and capital improvements at the plant to insure reliable delivery of electricity, heat, hot water and cooling to every facility, building and apartment within the complex. 
  3. Spearheads and coordinates, in consultation with Energy Director and other key staff and owner representatives, where requested, all strategic short and long- term planning regarding the power plant and areas impacting on the power plant including the supervision of consultants engaged to address these issues. 
  4. Spearheads and coordinates the implementation of all major capital improvements related to the Power Plant, its connections and areas impacting on the power plant throughout the site, in coordination with the Directors of Maintenance, Power Plant, Purchasing and other departments, as required. 
  5. Liaison to all government agencies on tracking all regulations and insuring Company's compliance as they may relate to the power plant and other infrastructure areas on site. 
  6. Tracks and negotiates the price of fuel and long-term fuel contracts, in consultation with  Energy Director and Associate's representatives. 
  7. Spearheads, coordinates and/or advises on strategic short and long-term planning and implementation of other capital improvements on site unrelated to the Power Plant, in close cooperation with the Directors of Maintenance, Purchasing, Sports Club Facilities and/or other department directors and key staff as appropriate and works closely with other staff and contractors who may be charged with the responsibility of implementing such projects. 
  8. Reviews and approves scopes of work and specifications for all non-power plant capital projects on site; reviews and approves all capital improvement plans for all commercial spaces on site. 
  9. Supervises staff in tracking and removing government violations of record in cooperation with Company's Maintenance, Property Management, Sports Club and Energy Departments. 
  1. A minimum of a BS degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  2. A minimum of 15 – 20 years Power Plant related design engineering experience
  3. A valid P.E. license in the State of New York
  4. Must be PC literate
  5. Must have excellent Managerial and Communication skills
Company offers a Comprehensive Benefits Package including Medical, Dental, Disability, Flexible Spending Accounts, Life Insurance as well as a 401(k) Plan. Compensation package includes generous Vacation, Sick and Holiday Pay. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.