Competitive market salary and benefits, plus bonus opportunity.
4 Year Degree
This position is responsible for planning, implementing, and maintaining the infrastructure and equipment in cooperative buildings and facilities. This includes the analyses of operational processes, energy usage, and safety processes, as well as, planning, developing, and implementing improvements on new and existing facilities. This position is expected to mentor and develop maintenance technicians in the preventive and corrective maintenance of all facility systems.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Perform specialized preventative and corrective maintenance on-site to critical facility components and/or systems.
Perform analyses of operational processes, resource allocation, energy use, and safety processes, and recommend and implement improvements.
Operates, monitors, and maintains utilities, including HVAC, Electrical, Plumbing, UPS systems, chiller plants, water treatment systems and backup generators.
Maintains, troubleshoots, and repairs facilities mechanical components and electrical equipment and systems in accordance with SOPs (standard operating procedures), internal requirements, manufacturer's specifications, and safety policies
Develops, maintains, and secures a spare parts inventory
Performs moderately difficult repairs, maintenance, installations, and on-site inspections to critical facility systems.
Recommends purchase of maintenance tools, equipment and supplies as required to streamline processes and increase efficiency
Assists engineers in developing methods and procedures to control or improve facilities processes
Coordinates work activities of internal design or maintenance staff, or contractors and subcontractors, to ensure satisfactory delivery of assigned capital improvement projects.
Plan and coordinate infrastructure and equipment maintenance schedules and activities.
Tracks progress against milestones, budgetary guidelines, or other performance indicators and prepares and delivers reports to management.
Selects, negotiates with, and manages activities of external consultants or vendors
Maintain awareness of potential hazards and report them for corrective action
Prepare reports and compliance documentation.
• Maintain the security of confidential information
• Stay abreast of advances in technology
• Demonstrate regular and prompt attendance
• Performs other related duties as necessary or assigned.
Supervisory and/or Leadership Responsibilities
May provide technical direction and mentoring to others
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of the building process and construction principles.
Knowledge of relevant regulations and building codes.
Knowledge of AutoCAD, computer systems, which may include setting up and using hardware and software programs, entering data or processing information
Knowledge of maintenance and operation of building automation and fire life safety systems
Knowledge of electrical test equipment
Knowledge of electrical, plumbing or HVAC systems
Knowledge of Energy Management Systems
Skilled in time management
Skilled in managing changing priorities
Ability to make well-informed and considered decisions in times of extreme pressure
Ability to anticipate, identify, analyze, and resolve conflict and problems
Ability to read and understand mechanical and architectural plans
Ability to work independently without direct supervision
Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
Ability to listen and understand information verbally and in writing
Headquartered in Johnson City, Texas, Pedernales Electric Cooperative (PEC) is the largest distribution electric cooperative in the U.S. We deliver electricity to over 360,000 accounts which serves approximately 1 million Central Texans across an 8,100-square-mile service area, growing at a rapid pace, year over year. Since our founding in 1938 by then-Congressman Lyndon B. Johnson, it has been our mission to provide safe, reliable, low-cost power to the members we serve.