Newington, NH 03801 800
The Facilities Engineer provides design, construction, commissioning, operation and maintenance support of plant mechanical systems, HVAC systems, clean rooms and buildings.
This position also supports cable manufacturing operations by ensuring that all needed utilities and environmental requirements are being met.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (*Indicates an Essential Function)
*Prepares final drawings, specifications, and cost estimates of various facility projects.
*Coordinates work of maintenance and/or subcontractors to ensure adherence to schedule and project specifications.
*Analyzes existing mechanical systems to troubleshoot problems and improve operating efficiencies (i.E. Reduce operating and maintenance costs) and improve reliability.
*Designs and directs the planning of equipment layout, installation, modifications, and contractor/maintenance requirements to implement facilities changes.
*Develops implementation schedules for activities relating to facilities modernization; directs activities ensuring minimal production/operation delays or lost time; coordinates schedules and activities with appropriate department managers.
*Performs studies to promote greater cost effectiveness and efficiency of facilities utilization; investigates need for facilities and equipment; estimates costs, prepares justifications, recommends make/buy decisions.
Provides design assistance for mechanical, electrical and HVAC projects.
QUALIFICATIONSBSME or equivalent degree in Engineering.
A minimum of 8 years related experience in a Plant Engineering / Facilities Engineering environment.
Strong knowledge of HVAC, plumbing, electrical, mechanical and clean room operations; construction knowledge desirable.
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and AutoCAD; 3D modeling experience a plus.
Ability to read and interpret drawings and spec sheets.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to pass a Fit for Duty physical exam. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to:
Work in an office environment, mainly sedentary work, within a manufacturing facility.
Wear the proper personal protective equipment for each task, including, but not limited to, safety boots, safety glasses, hearing protection, gloves, dust mask, etc.
Use hands to handle or feel and talk or hear.
Frequently required to reach with hands and arms.
Ability to stand, walk and climb stairs regularly.
Occasionally required to bend, squat, stoop, kneel or crouch.
The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
Ability to talk and/or hear frequently.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
Vice President, Engineering Delivery
Rich Kirk has been part of The Panther Group for 6 years. He has worked his way up from an entry level recruiter to the Director of Operations for the Engineering Division.
Fun Fact: A native of England, Rich is an avid soccer fan and plays just like David Beckham