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Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated

Chief Engineer-Union Local 501

Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated - Los Angeles, CA

About JLLJLL (NYSE: JLL) is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management. A Fortune 500 company, JLL helps real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. In 2016, JLL had revenue of $6.8 billion and fee revenue of $5.8 billion and, on behalf of clients, managed 4.4 billion square feet, or 409 million square meters, and completed sales acquisitions and finance transactions of approximately $145 billion. At the end of the third quarter of 2017, JLL had nearly 300 corporate offices, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of more than 80,000. As of September 30, 2017, LaSalle Investment Management had $59.0 billion of real estate under asset management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit is focused on winning in the marketplace and being the industry leader, executing better than anyone else and innovating to create great products and services. We operate in an atmosphere of teamwork, ethics and excellence. Our clients see the results as we address their needs, solve their problems and bring new ideas. As a distinguished market leader, we offer challenging career opportunities in an exciting environment. Our future success as a firm depends on our ability to attract and develop the very best people in the business. Our values define who we are, underscore our commitment to clients and provide direction for everything we do. Our unique culture has been recognized by industry experts and our peers. We are: • A LinkedIn 'Top Company: Where the World Wants to Work Now' • A “best company to work for” in multiple locations around the globe, including Chicago, San Francisco, London, Ireland, Shanghai and Hong Kong • World’s Most Ethical Companies from Ethisphere Institute for seven consecutive years • America’s 100 Most Trustworthy Companies from Forbes Magazine • #1 Top Corporate Real Estate Firm from Watkins Research Group, Inc. for six consecutive years This partial list of awards demonstrates our record of achievement and our commitment to fostering an award-winning culture. For further information, visit Information Security StatementEmployees are expected, at all times, to perform their responsibilities in accordance with the JLL Code of Business Ethics and the firm’s corporate policies. Employees granted access to the firm’s information technology are expected to follow the firm’s guidance designed to promote best practices for information security, data privacy and the appropriate use of technology systems. Position DescriptionChief Engineer OverviewResponsible for the operational management and effective daily leadership and administration of the engineering team with the objectives of safely, efficiently, and effectively operating machinery and systems in a cost-effective manner. The Chief Engineer must ensure the highest level of professionalism, while meeting the clients’ needs, and a commitment to achieving the goal of 100% uptime throughout the engineering team. Responsible for protecting and improving the value of the client’s assets and ensuring that building engineering systems continue to perform their intended function. The Chief Engineer will implement and manage the reliability-based maintenance function.  The incumbent also executes equipment inspection and monitoring programs; defines and implements maintenance best practices to improve overall mechanical equipment uptime; and continuously evaluates current maintenance, operations and reliability methods and implements changes to enhance effectiveness at increasing value-maximizing performance.  The Chief Engineer provides direction and leadership by being accountable for the following: Roles and Responsibilities  
Oversee the maintenance and continuous operation of all building systems including Client’s Data Center Facility for: fire/life safety, mechanical (HVAC, plumbing, controls) electrical (lighting, UPS, PDU, generators, primary switch gear), cabling (data and voice, broad band), lighting and temperature controls systems, critical environments, light construction (painting, doors, locks), digital systems (fire alarm, duress, card access, CCTV), and Audio/Visual services.    Utilize staff and contracting with outside vendors as necessary.
Supervise and manage engineers and maintenance staff including hiring, training and personal development
Identify the maintenance objectives of the facility and incorporate those objectives into a documented plan that includes preventive, corrective and reliability maintenance procedures.
Has in-depth knowledge of all building systems and how they function
Comprehensive knowledge of maintenance processes.
Understands aspects of construction planning and execution.
Successfully Pass with a satisfactory score of > 4.0 on a 5.0 Scale, JLL’s Annual Engineering Services Compliance Program (ESCP)
Identify safety hazards within the building and incorporate the remediation of such hazards to ensure that the building’s staff and occupants work in a safe environment. Implement, administer, and manage safety training program.
Provide leadership in driving Reliability Centered Maintenance best practices
Providing customer interface and support
Partner in planning/scheduling optimization
Assure Document Management quality
Manage underground utilities reliability and maintenance
Ensure that compliance of all regulatory laws and guidelines are met as they relate to the operation of the building’s infrastructure. Responsible for alerting management of building discrepancies.
Assist in the development of a Capital plan which would include planning for infra-structure upgrades, equipment replacements and building modifications to ensure the building’s future capabilities are maintained.
Responsible for ensuring that major projects performed at the building are properly planned, executed and closed out in accordance with standard industry practices.
Maintain all infrastructure and compliance documentation for the building including up-to-date building drawings and single-lines as well as documentation mandated for the purpose of maintaining regulatory compliance with Federal, State or Local law.
Responsible for overseeing the activities of contractors working within the building either as representatives of the building itself or tenants operating within the buildings.
Responsible for keeping records of buildings rounds and readings, all engineering logs and engineering data sheets.
Responsible for advance training and notification to all contractors so that they are informed and knowledgeable with respects to the building’s critical functions and the work they are to perform, including an incident contact response list.
Ensure that the CFWA (Critical Facility Work Authorization) is a well-understood process among the building staff, engineers, tenants and contractors who perform work on the building’s critical infrastructure.
Manage Contracted Maintenance Staff and Vendors
Performs additional job duties as requested.
High School Diploma or GED required.  Associate Degree in and engineering discipline, preferred or equivalent work experience.
7 years facility related work experience, including customer service, leadership and supervisory experience
Demonstrated technical expertise in facility related systems, including Data Center experience.
Operating Engineers license (SMA) or equivalent
Certification as a Universal Technician for CFC’s (or within 90 days of employment)
Experience of 5 years managing an operating engineering crew
3-5 years critical environment experience.  High-density data center experience a plus.
Experience managing major electrical shutdowns strongly desired.
Deep understanding of critical power systems including, UPS, PDU, ATS, STS, and generators.
Working knowledge of computer applications including Microsoft Office, CMMS & Building Automation Systems
Proven record of excellent internal and external customer service
Excellent customer service skills mandatory.
Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly and professionally.
Demonstrated verbal/written communication skills
Ability to comply with both Jones Lang LaSalle and client-directed Policies & Procedures
Successful candidate must be self-motivated who can work independently or on a team.
     JLL is committed to developing and maintaining a diverse workforce, and strongly believes in equal opportunity extended to all individuals in all aspects of the employment relationship. Please visit for additional information on JLL’s commitment to equal opportunity.

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Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated


Chief Engineer-Union Local 501 Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated - Los Angeles, CA, United States


Location: Los Angeles, CA

Company Profile:
JLL is a financial and professional services firm specializing in commercial real estate services and investment management. We create value for companies and institutions that invest in and use real estate. Our 48,000 people work across 1,000 locations in 70 countries to serve the global, regional and local needs of corporates, investors and developers. Our integrated services offering is grounded in expertise in all property types, a deep understanding of real estate markets and capital markets, and is coordinated and consistent across geographies.