Building Operator Job Description

Building Operator Job Description

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Building operator provides assistance as directed to other building trade person in the areas of preventative maintenance and electrical maintenance.

Building Operator Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective building operator job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included building operator job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Knowing all building systems including fire/life safety, plumbing, HVAC and electrical issues
Provide assistance as directed to other building operations staff in the areas of preventative maintenance, electrical maintenance
Monitor and adjust operation of central HVAC and building related systems
Daily review operating trends, revise set points and operating schedules through the HVAC control system
Manage response to all emergency situations quickly (fire, evacuation, equipment failure ) and customer concerns
Own and ensure successful engagement of building participants (owners, managers, operators, and tenants) - onboarding them to the program
Understand and communicate the essentials of, and business case for, energy efficiency in buildings
Collaborate with project team on customer messaging, acquisition and targeting strategy
Operate Wave Solder machines, as required
Achieve Takt and keep accurate records for scrap, output, changeover, downtime

Building Operator Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Building Operator

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: CFC, BES, EPA, US

Education for Building Operator

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the building operator job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as High School and Associate Degree in General Education, Education, Technical, Military, Engineering, High School Education, Management, Manufacturing, Electrical Engineering, Communication

Skills for Building Operator

Desired skills for building operator include:

Methods and equipment
Best practices of professional preventative and predictive maintenance practices
Computerized maintenance programs
Best practices of professional maintenance practices
Building codes and fire code

Desired experience for building operator includes:

Monitor all control room operations
Take logs, monitor equipment, diagnose and resolve low / immediate level problems
Interact with engineering and program delivery teams to provide support and needed operational information
Update status information of work orders in appropriate system database
Assist technical stakeholders as required in resolving emergency type problems or related modifications to building systems
Respond to daily needs of clients/owners with respect to facilities management and directly resolves issues, through follow up with appropriate contractors

Building Operator Examples


Building Operator Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for a building operator. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for building operator
  • Lead or participate in the implementation of work orders within target completion timeframes
  • Update status information of work orders
  • Assist in supervision of on-site suppliers and vendors
  • Acts as relief for other similar positions whose incumbent may be absent from time-to-time
  • Monitors equipment to ensure operation is within specified parameters, especially to meet the requirements of conducting project work for clients
  • Develops and implements an effective preventative maintenance program using the site's computerized maintenance management system (CMMS)
  • The job requires the physical ability to perform medium difficulty work, including lifting, carrying, pushing and pulling work materials and tools
  • Helping building engineer with maintenance of building such as changing and inspecting belts greasing barring’s
  • Install signage / pictures / white boards / bulletin boards
  • Operate Press
Qualifications for building operator
  • Physical requirement to include stooping, standing, climbing and frequent lifting of a minimum of 50 lbs, of equipment ( pumps, tools, ladders) and ability to safely install including rigging, lifting devices
  • Able to work on a 24hr X 7 day rotation
  • Provide direction on BAS program, monitoring, configuration, change control for the CRL management, Safety, Biosafety
  • Must be a US citizen and eligible to obtain and maintain a security clearance
  • And condensate systems OR a related technical degree plus 2 years of experience
  • Must be self-motivated and have the ability to be productive with little or no direct supervision

Building Operator Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of building operator. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for building operator
  • Work overtime as the job requires
  • Perform special instructions/request as determined by the supervisor
  • Assist maintenance and robotics technicians with mold/cell change overs
  • Must be able to receive written and oral instructions as to specs, procedures, tolerances, and various construction and quality requirements
  • Follow standard practices and perform all work necessary to promptly and accurately obtain quality and quantity production
  • Follow plant Safety policies, Plant policies, Environmental policies, and keep work areas neat, clean, and orderly
  • Read specifications, use hand tools, tape measures and other gauging devices, to monitor current and ongoing product quality
  • React quickly to equipment downtime or other extraordinary condition, and must notify supervision whenever such conditions occur
  • Complete quality checks on product including corrective actions using metric measurements and formulas
  • Possess and apply problem solving skills in case of machine cycle issues
Qualifications for building operator
  • Technical Diploma or Certificate preferred
  • Must be able to work from building drawings, architectural plans, operational guides, and maintenance manuals common to trade
  • Must be familiar with operation of a personal computer, and Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Must have experience with software commonly used for tracking and reporting system status in BAS and CMMS systems
  • Must have the knowledge of tools, materials, procedures, hazards of the trade, and possess the physical ability to perform manual labor, including work outdoors in inclement weather
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills the ability to work independently and in a team environment

Building Operator Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of building operator. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for building operator
  • Clean cooling tower and sump
  • Weekly testing and adjustment of water treatment levels to maintain and inhibit corrosion of cooling tower, closed loop heating systems, cooling systems and radiant systems
  • Carry out daily mechanical rounds and inspect equipment to ensure that it is operating within correct parameters
  • Roof maintenance including inspection and cleaning of drains and gutters and troubleshooting leaks
  • Monitor and respond to tenant occupant requests for services and perform or coordinate necessary repairs and services
  • Repair common area equipment (including door hardware, closers, locks)
  • Cleaning hallways, stairwells, restrooms, offices, conference rooms
  • Washing, stripping, burnishing and waxing floors using walk behind and ride-on auto scrubbers, floor burnishing machines and swing machines
  • Candidate will be responsible for maintaining a defined route to empty trash, clean and stock offices, restrooms, vacuum carpets and sweep and mop hallways and foyers
  • Maintenance of common conference rooms includes periodic checks of all site-owned conference room supplies
Qualifications for building operator
  • This position is day shift, Monday through Friday
  • Required Knowledge and Experience
  • Climb ladders to replace ceiling tiles, lamps/bulbs, , or to access roof areas
  • Ability to lift an average 30 lbs
  • Must demonstrate Kaizen mindset
  • Must be willing and able to stand for an entire 8-12 hour shift

Building Operator Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for a building operator. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for building operator
  • Manage the successful delivery of all building services to ensure compliance with all KPI and Policy and Procedure Manuals (PPM) requirements in accordance with the relevant services specifications such as OPEX, CAPEX additions and delivery of new Change Orders
  • Manage the completion of the Annual Works Plan (AWP)
  • Maintain strong working relationships with the client representatives, contractual key stakeholders and end users
  • Audit service delivery requirements, monitor outstanding work requests, and manage all field services to ensure they are delivered in a safe, effective manner
  • Provide support to meet the financial deliverables within the existing Annual Operating Plan (AOP), including meeting of Key Performance Indicators (KPI) and reporting requirements
  • Ensure building management system (BMS) and Security Management System (SMS) are fully functional
  • Provide training to the Building Operators to ensure they are able to discharge all duties as required
  • Operate and maintain all building systems and equipment, including but not limited to
  • Responsible for mechanical operations of two (2) commercial buildings totaling 128,000 sq
  • Perform initial troubleshooting and remediation of alarm conditions
Qualifications for building operator
  • You must be able to lift 40 pounds up to 64 times a day
  • Must be will to perform all job duties as required
  • Must have initiative, able to work independently
  • Must be willing to rotate to all cells and all areas within the cell
  • Must be willing to perform janitorial duties as required
  • Must be US Citizen with the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance

Building Operator Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of building operator. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for building operator
  • May be required to obtain inoculations to work in labs containing biohazards and radioactive substances
  • Follows safety/environmental procedures, rules and regulations and implements safe work practices
  • You will regard safety as a core value
  • You will need to have strong service and quality focus
  • You will need be able and willing to work overtime, including short-notice requests
  • You will be required show proficiency with computer applications
  • Perform required preventative maintenance tasks of equipment to ensure building systems are maintained at optimum efficiency
  • Building Operator will be required to assume on-call responsibilities for multiple properties, to respond to after-hours calls and return to building if required for any emergencies
  • Act as relief for other similar positions at other job sites due to staff absences, shortages, as may be required
  • Primary operator of building automation systems (BAS)
Qualifications for building operator
  • Ability to work 1st Shift on Saturday - WednesdayOR 1st Shift Wednesday – Sunday with the ability to provide additional coverage to other schedules as needed
  • Successful completion of a minimum of silver level WorkKeys® Career Readiness Certificate (CRC)
  • Regularly lift and or move up to 25lbs/12kg
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg
  • Pushing/pulling/bending/twisting/walking
  • Ability to work with standard housekeeping chemicals

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