Use general knowledge of electrical engineering and commercial facility electrical, fire safety, power generation, and vertical lift systems to manage the maintenance and repair of those systems for a large research university campus.
Lead multiple electrical and special trades shops; manage their work and projects.
Develop and implement comprehensive reliability, preventive, condition-based, and reactive maintenance programs for all facilities assigned with a special focus on critical university activities
Ensure that employees are trained, understand, and comply with University, state, OSHA, NFPA, NEC, ASME, and other governing policies and procedures.
Direct and safely manage emergency maintenance and operations during emergencies and inclement weather at all hours and days of the year.
Integrate general electrical engineering knowledge, perspective, and methodology throughout all shop activities to enhance the lifecycle management of systems and energy conservation.
Provide detailed analysis and input from daily maintenance activities to improve asset management and facilities systems lifecycle performance and cost.
Perform and lead root cause analyses (RCA) for failed systems and components.
Analyze and determine new processes, procedures, materials, tools, and equipment based on RCAs.
Use and analyze operational metrics to continuously identify improvements.
Minimum Experience / Education:
Required Minimum Qualifications:
Graduation from a technical college with a major in Construction Management Technology, Architectural Technology, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Civil Engineering Technology, Building Construction Technology or other related technical degree and four years of progressive experience in industrial or facilities maintenance and/or construction work including some supervisory experience; or five years of progressive experience in engineering related work including some supervisory experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
University Preferred Qualifications:
Contributing: Four-year engineering degree in the area of assignment and two years of related engineering experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
Preferred Education Skills and Experience:
Graduation from an accredited college with a 4-year degree in electrical power technology, power systems maintenance technology, electrical engineering technology, or electrical engineering and 15 years experience with industrial electrical systems maintenance plus 7 years of supervisory experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience with reliability engineering for electrical systems.
Experience with medium voltage systems maintenance.
Experience with commercial building electrical systems maintenance.
Experience managing a university campus electrical system.
Experience with fire alarm and fire sprinkler systems maintenance.
Experience with elevator maintenance
Experience with electrical generator maintenance and operation.
UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research institution. Our campus is located in the piedmont of North Carolina, just two hours from the mountains and three hours from the Atlantic Ocean. A large public university with a small college feel, more than 27,200 students consider UNC Charlotte’s 1,000-acre campus their home away from home.