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MEP Engineer Manager

Alexandria, Virginia 22312
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ServiceSource, Inc. (SSI), the Base Operations & Support (BOS) contractor at the Mark Center in Alexandria, Virginia, is seeking a mechanical or electrical engineer to oversee, support, and help coordinate the efforts of our mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) subcontractor. The position requires considerable experience in, and a deep understanding of building MEP systems and facilities management.

The MEP Engineer Manager has overall responsibility to ensure the mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems are operational over 99.9% of the time in support of tenant activities. This involves the planning, coordinating, and directing of day-to-day operations related to the MEP building systems. It also includes similar efforts to ensure the building automation system (BAS) is functioning and managed correctly.

The Mark Center is a $2.6 Billion Government LEED Gold complex comprised of a 15-story and 17-story office tower with nearly two million square feet of Class A office space; two parking garages; a public transportation center; and other facilities. It also houses food services; a post office, banking; snack shops an office supply store; and a fitness center.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Provide MEP technical advice and recommendations for operational improvements, increased efficiencies, and implement best industry practices. Requires exceptional trouble-shooting and problem solving skills. Coordinate with the government client, BOS senior leadership and other BOS supervisors and managers to proactively improve building operations and maintenance practices, and to resolve facility MEP issues. Track, analyze, and trend MEP performance metrics, costs, customer satisfaction levels, and progress. Continually review BOS contract performance and current technology to interject management and technical performance innovations as they relate to MEP.
  • Oversee the BOC Manager’s operation of the Building Operations Center (BOC) and the Building Automation System (BAS). The BAS monitors and controls mission essential facility assets and systems, Life Safety, emergency power, vertical transportation systems, and more. Review any facility critical incident reports (and other similar reports) for accuracy and completeness, and the daily BOS situational awareness report.
  • Effectively work with the MEP staff. This includes the Chief Engineer, Assistant Chief Engineer, and the Building Operations Center (BOC) Manager who are all employees of the MEP subcontractor. These are three critical positions on the contract that drive much of the overall success of the 24/7/365 MEP maintenance, repair, and operations program.
  • Review and update MEP standard operating procedures (SOPs), preventive maintenance job plans, plus other operation and maintenance guidelines/manuals to meet contract requirements. This includes periodic inspection, testing, and maintenance (ITM) requirements as specified in the contract and referenced codes and regulations. Track, analyze, and trend MEP performance metrics, costs, and customer satisfaction levels.
  • Oversee the coordination of work priorities; monitor methods, procedures, and programs to include the BOS IDIQ program (Indefinite Delivery / Indefinite Quantity). Any MEP repair project over a given dollar threshold is completed via the IDIQ program. This position must therefore be actively involved in these projects from identification through completion.
  • Ensure contract requirements are met to include timely completion of all MEP maintenance tickets. This is a supervisory position.


Education, Experience, Certifications and Licensures:

  • Must have a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university in mechanical engineering or electrical engineering.
  • Master’s Degree in engineering preferred.
  • Professional Engineer (PE) license preferred.
  • Certified Facility Manager (CFM) qualification preferred
  • Equipment commissioning experience highly desired (Cx certification preferred)
  • Position requires ability to obtain a Top Secret/SCI clearance. An active TS/SCI clearance STRONGLY preferred.
  • Contract requires a minimum of 5 years of experience (within the last 8 years) in Operations & Maintenance (O&M) management at facilities with mission critical systems and equipment. Experience to include positions of responsibility and complexity for structures like the Mark Center. Corporate and commercial maintenance management acceptable if similarly sized and equipped with data center/emergency backup systems with at least four 9’s reliability.
  • Familiarity with the operations, maintenance and management BAS/EMCS/DDC systems.
  • Must be able to pass criminal and drug screening processes to meet current Company and/or government eligibility requirements that apply to or become applicable to this position.


Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Demonstrated ability to identify, analyze, and resolve complex problems associated with the maintenance and repair of complexfacilities and the MEP equipment needed within these buildings.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw validconclusions.
  • Superior organizational skills, communication (oral AND written), and people skills.
  • Problem solver and solution provider. Drive innovation.
  • Thorough working knowledge of all international codes, Unified Facilities Criteria, and other applicable facility engineering codes andregulations. Facilities management and supervisory knowledge and experience.
  • Outstanding computer literacy including a working knowledge of MS Project and the MS Office Suite, Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS), and building automation system (BAS).
  • Ability to coordinate and direct personnel, lead teams, and work independently with minimal guidance or supervision.


Posted: 2019-08-20 Expires: 2019-09-19

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