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CommonWealth REIT

CommonWealth REIT is a real estate investment trust, or REIT, which primarily owns office and industrial buildings located throughout the United States. The majority of our properties are office buildings located in suburban areas and central business districts, or CBDs, of major metropolitan markets.CWH was founded in 1986 and went public on the New York Stock Exchange as a REIT that owned healthcare related properties. In the 1990’s we transformed into an office REIT by selling healthcare a... Read More

Address      CommonWealth REIT Two Newton Place 255 Washington Street Newton, MA 02458-1634
Website      www.cwhreit.com/
Holding      No Holding Details

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Chief Engineer


    * Train and supervise the lead and building engineers and other on-site mechanical and maintenance staff.
    * Oversee the coordination of all technical service providers, including biding contracts and monitoring of quality control.
    * Assist the Area Chief in preparing monthly reports, operating and capital budgets for the properties.
    * Review tenant construction drawings to ensure all building design requirements are met.
    * Monitor staff efforts in the quality and timeliness of completing tenant work requests.
    * Conduct meetings with tenants regarding any concerns related to the building’s mechanical systems, indoor air quality or other issues, as required,
    * Oversee lead engineers and building engineers in the implementation of a comprehensive life safety program, including tenant fire drills, system testing and regulatory compliance.
    * Analyze energy usage and demand information and implement operating strategies to reduce costs.



    * 7 years of direct experience in the management of mechanical, electrical and plumbing operations for commercial office buildings.
    * Experience in all aspects of mechanical, electrical, life/safety and plumbing operations in commercial office buildings including: safety, code compliance and technology utilization.
    * Experience with monitoring and implementing energy conservation measures in a wide variety of commercial properties.
    * Familiarity with various regulations affecting building mechanical operations such as CFCs, indoor air quality, and building codes.
    * Ability to manage and control adverse situations with sophisticated tenants.
    * Experience with computerized building management systems, preventative maintenance and work order systems.
    * Experience with the opening, staffing and commissioning of newly acquired buildings.
    * Experience with the operating and maintenance of older buildings and systems.
    * Project management experience related to the upgrading and/or replacement of major building systems and tenant construction improvements.
    * Refrigeration or electrical license preferred.
    * Familiarity with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint is required.
    * Ability to present complex data in order to facilitate analysis and decision-making.
    * Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, with the ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.
    * Must be team oriented and a problem solver.
    * Strong verbal and written communication skills.

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