Columbia University Facilities & Operations Department is seeking an experienced Senior Engineer to join its Operations team. Responsibilities include managing large central utility projects, management of the design and construction process, management of consulting engineers and contractors. Ongoing project review for compliance with University criteria for design, performance, constructability, maintainability, and compatibility with existing systems; field inspection during construction and before turnover to ensure compliance with design. Preparation of bid documents for consulting services and project construction; development of project budgets; and project administration. The Senior Engineer will also be responsible for the design and construction of small mechanical and electrical projects.
Bachelor’s degree required; preferably in Engineering. Advanced degree desirable.
Minimum of 5–7 years of related experience required; preferably in design and project management of central utilities (power, CHP, steam, chilled water, compressed air) and building MEP projects.
For a detailed job description and to apply for this position, please visit our online job application system at https://jobs.columbia.edu. The position requisition number is 096158.
The quick link is: https://jobs.columbia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=173837
Columbia University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
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