Assistant Chief Engineer


Responsible to assist the Chief Engineer with the planning, implementation, coordination, and supervision of mechanical operations, maintenance, communications, energy management, and manpower development programs for assigned properties. The Assistant Chief Engineer will perform at the highest of ethical standards, reflecting the core values of Codina as defined in its Business Code of Conduct, Policies and Procedures Manual, and other related company policies. The position typically requires hands-on operational duties, maintenance work, and is not precluded from performing Watch Activity.



  • Supervises maintenance staff in the absence of the Chief Engineer and assigns and monitors maintenance projects for them
  • Assists with maintenance/engineering issues (plumbing, HVAC, electrical) as required
  • Remains proficient in the Codina Engineering Standards and all operational aspects of building systems
  • Provides for quality assurance by creating and implementing preventive maintenance programs and recommending improvements to existing programs on an ongoing basis
  • Develops/maintains effective building-specific maintenance and safety procedure manuals
  • Assist with the preparation of Annual Budgets and reporting requirements
    Coordinates/Conducts staff training
  • Completes all mandatory Codina Compliance Training, including the Annual Safety Training Program and directs staff subordinates to do so as well
  • Coordinates maintenance efforts with outside contractors and technicians
  • Conducts regular inspections of operating mechanical, electrical, and equipment systems; makes necessary adjustments to operating equipment and controls
  • Conducts periodic inspections of mechanical equipment rooms and work areas to ensure clean and safe conditions are maintained
  • Ensures all mechanical equipment, systems, and electrical distribution are properly identified, labeled, color-coded and/or tagged as required, and that mechanical rooms are painted
  • Ensures all mechanical equipment rooms are painted and identified as required
  • Responds quickly to emergency situations (i.e. fire, evacuation, equipment failure, etc.) and customer concerns
  • Maintains ongoing communication with tenants, clients, property management, and vendors
  • Assists with the administration of inventory control programs and systems
  • Coordinates development of and/or maintain as-built drawings, equipment manuals
  • Participates in and provide input for maintenance staff’s year-end reviews conducted by the Chief Engineer
  • Prepares and maintains engineering reports
  • Ensures compliance with applicable codes, regulations, governmental agency, and company directives as it relates to building operations



High School Diploma or GED Equivalent



5+ years of related work experience in operating mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems in a commercial property setting


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