Position Summary:The Engineering Director is responsible for maintaining ECSC property and structure, all mechanical, electrical, HVAC systems, lighting, phone, plumbing and related equipment. The Engineering Director will be responsible for developing, implementing and monitoring preventative maintenance programs and ensuring compliance with OSHA, fire and safety laws. Essential Functions/Responsibilities:Responsible for the management of engineering staff including hiring, evaluations, time approvals, development, and discipline. Creates policy and procedures related to appropriate safety, maintenance and training for engineering staff and ECSC personnel. Acting as safety coordinator for ECSC to include compliance with ECSC policies and procedures, OSHA, fire and safety laws, and ensuring all emergency equipment and systems are tested and certified per standards.Monitor departmental budget and prepare spending forecasts. Maintains owners operating manuals and inventory on building equipment.Develops organizational strategies by contributing engineering trends, analysis and recommendations for future opportunities. Develops and implements preventative maintenance programs, technology updates and energy management. Maintain ECSC property and structure, all mechanical, electrical, HVAC systems, lighting, phone plumbing, and related equipment, in addition to providing up to date maintenance records and inventory on building equipment and building schematics.All other duties as assigned.
Prior studies or current certification in related field of Engineering, Electrical, HVAC and Building Services is preferred.
Must be computer proficient and possess strong knowledge of computer network theory and operation.
Good communication skills are required.
Current and forward planning a must.
Must be able to problem solve and have the ability to develop and recommend solutions.
Must be able to interact with people from various backgrounds.
Must have a valid SC Driver’s License.
Must have HVAC, Plumbing, Electrical, Grounds keeping, Refrigeration and interior and exterior finishes knowledge.
Must have remodeling experience or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Minimum of 5 years of experience at a Management level.
Must have experience procuring, negotiating and management of outside vendors or contractors/ sub-contractors.
Additional Salary Information: Employer paid health, dental, life insurance, short/long term disability, matching 401K program, and incentives for employee.Vacation/Sick/Holiday leave provided.Additional coverage provided for health, enhanced health, dental, vision for child/family covered by employee.
Experience Columbia SC (“ECSC”) is seeking an industry professional to fill a vacancy at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center in Columbia, South Carolina. The ECSC is a quasi-governmental agency than manages the Convention Center, the destination marketing organization, and the sports council. Currently the Convention Center is supported by dedicated funding from a 3% Tourist Development ...Tax on hotel rooms in the Columbia area. The Center will generate over $2.3 million in event related revenue during the current FY. The Center has 50 full-time employees and 6 part-time employees. In addition, the food service is contracted to a national food service provider.