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    The Operating Engineer has a strong focus on operating, maintaining, troubleshooting, and repairing facility equipment on all systems. In order to successfully complete daily/weekly work assignments, the Operating Engineer is expected to demonstrate technical expertise in one craft area (e.g., Electrical, HVAC, Piping/Plumbing, Central Utility Plant Operations) and be multi-skilled in others.

    • Safely operate the facility in accordance with all applicable government and regulatory requirements.
    • Demonstrate and enforce safety rules and behaviors.
    • Identify, enforce, and assess safety hazards and risks.
    • Participate in incident investigations.
    • Perform maintenance and monitoring repairs to the mechanical, plumbing, structural, furniture, control, and fire, life and safety systems to keep building systems up to applicable standards.
    • Maintain HVAC systems and equipment at optimum levels (e.g., cleaning, inspecting, changing parts).
    • Where necessary, record readings and make adjustments to ensure proper operation of equipment.
    • Comply with departmental policies for the safe storage, usage, and disposal of hazardous materials.
    • Maintain a clean and safe workplace.
    • Monitor pricing and work quality of outside contractors.
    • Review monthly Client Service Request summaries to pinpoint and correct recurrent operational problems.
    • Respond to customer inquiries in a timely and professional manner.
    • Assist site Facility Management team with emergency situations (e.g., fire alarms, chemical spills, hazardous conditions) and take appropriate actions.

    • High school diploma or state equivalent
    • Minimum of two years of college or related trade schooling
    • Minimum of four years’ experience in electrician trade or related field – or, minimum of four years’ experience in HVAC/refrigeration trade or related field

    • Certification as a Universal Technician for CFC’s (or within 90 days of employment)
    • Valid U.S. driver’s license with a clean driving record.

    • Ability to analyze the operation of various systems, determine the cause of any problems/malfunctions and take corrective action as required
    • Ability to perform all work using the proper personnel protective equipment (PPE).
    • In strict accordance, ability to perform all applicable safety policies, procedures, and practices.
    • Have thorough knowledge of building systems to achieve operating costs – especially energy! – and satisfy customer requirements.
    • Demonstrate aptitude for and/or have practical experience with thermodynamic, electrical, and/or mechanical systems, as well as computer controlled equipment.
    • Working knowledge of computer applications, including Word and Excel

    This position requires frequent walking, climbing, bending, kneeling, lifting, stooping, and working/extending overhead, including:
    • Walking large, campus-like settings.
    • Lifting a minimum of 80 lbs.
    • Climbing stairs and navigating rooftops to access equipment.
    • Using ladders up to 30 ft and working from heights.
    • Climbing a ladder with a 300-lb weight limit while carrying a tool bag weighing approximately 20 lbs.
    • Driving for long periods of time.
    About JLL
    JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a professional services and investment management firm offering specialized real estate services to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying and investing in real estate. JLL is a Fortune 500 company with, as of December 31, 2015, revenue of $6.0 billion and fee revenue of $5.2 billion, more than 280 corporate offices, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of more than 70,000. On behalf of its clients, the company provides management and real estate outsourcing services for a property portfolio of 4.0 billion square feet, or 372 million square meters, and completed $138 billion in sales, acquisitions and finance transactions in 2015. As of September 30, 2016, its investment management business, LaSalle Investment Management, has $59.7 billion of real estate assets under management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit

    JLL is focused on winning in the marketplace and being the industry leader, executing better than anyone else and innovating to create great products and services. We operate in an atmosphere of excellence, integrity, respect and trust. We bring a sense of teamwork, inclusion and diversity in everything we pursue. Our clients see the results as we address their needs, solve their problems and bring new ideas.

    As a distinguished market leader, we offer challenging career opportunities in an exciting environment. Our future success as a firm depends on our ability to attract, develop and retain the very best people in the business.

    Our values define who we are, underscore our commitment to clients and provide direction for everything we do.

    Our unique culture has been recognized by industry experts and our peers. We are:
    • A “best company to work for’ in multiple locations around the globe, including Chicago, San Francisco, London, Ireland, Shanghai and Hong Kong
    • World’s Most Ethical Companies from Ethisphere Institute for seven consecutive years
    • America’s 100 Most Trustworthy Companies from Forbes Magazine
    • #1 Top Corporate Real Estate Firm 2013 from Watkins Research Group, Inc. for six consecutive years

    This partial list of awards demonstrates our record of achievement and our commitment to fostering an award-winning culture. For further information, visit

    Information Security Statement

    Employees are expected, at all times, to perform their responsibilities in accordance with the JLL Code of Business Ethics and the firm’s corporate policies. Employees granted access to the firm’s information technology are expected to follow the firm’s guidance designed to promote best practices for information security, data privacy and the appropriate use of technology systems.
    JLL is committed to developing and maintaining a diverse workforce, and strongly believes in equal opportunity extended to all individuals in all aspects of the employment relationship. Please visit for additional information on JLL’s commitment to equal opportunity.  
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  • Starts On: Feb. 24, 2017, 6:36 a.m.