Facilities Engineer, Miami

UOVO, the premier storage, and services provider for art, fashion, and cultural artifacts, seeks a Facilities Engineer to join its dynamic and growing team. The Facilities Engineer is responsible for completing general work requests associated with the day-to-day maintenance of the facility in conjunction with the General Manager.

The ideal candidate will have 4-5 years of general facility maintenance experience and experience working in building maintenance with strong technical knowledge as well as an understanding of workplace and personal safety on the job.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

 

  • Maintenance of mechanical equipment, fire suppression systems, overhead doors, Hvac equipment, pumps, water filters, bathrooms, dock levelers, low voltage electrical systems, and general
  • Responding immediately to any equipment or facility-related breakdowns
  • Under the supervision of the General Manager, ensure all facility equipment is maintained per the manufacturer spec in a timely manner
  • Assist with scheduling third parties to ensure adherence to service contract requirements
  • Troubleshooting and repairs for various equipment
  • Troubleshoot and assist staff members and clients with various requests in a timely manner
  • Communicate the completion of any and all work orders to necessary staff and any relevant vendors
  • In conjunction with the General Manager assess extraordinary maintenance required for the property
  • Assist with procuring estimates and proposals from various third parties
  • Monitor and track attic stock and materials required to service the building in adherence with the Uovo facilities budget
  • Relaying or repairing flooring as needed (i.e carpeting, painting)
  • Support all facility related requests for internal and external events that take place on site
  • Schedule and assist any and all inspections related to the facility
  • Escort vendors and contractors working within Uovo’s facilities

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Team player, active problem solver, able to work in a dynamic environment with high level of accountability
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to provide clear and concise details regarding building issues
  • The ability to multitask in a fast paced environment while ensuring the utmost attention to detail
  • Innate ability to make quick sound decisions
  • Must be team oriented with the ability to work across various departments
  • Certifications for fire watch, sprinkler standpipe and fire pump is preferable
  • Occasional nights and weekends required; flexible schedule is preferable
  • On call availability
  • Hvac or Journeyman license and certification is preferred
  • Must have valid drivers license and/or reliable transportation
  • Other projects as assigned by manager
  • Ability to push and pull 150 pounds on a dolly or cart, as well as 50 pounds without mechanical aid
  • Ability to carry 40 pounds of varying size and shape up to a distance of 90 feet
  • Ability to stand walk, squat, bend, kneel, crouch, twist, and reach overhead
  • Ability to be exposed to outside weather conditions, including heat, cold rain and snow
  • Ability to safely operate a forklift
  • Familiarity with the use of hand trucks, pallet jacks, jbars, dollies and other necessary warehouse equipment

Compensation & Benefits

 Facilities Engineer is an hourly position eligible for overtime. UOVO provides excellent health benefits, 401K matching contribution, generous paid time off, other benefits, and promotes a healthy work/life balance.

To apply, please email your resume to employment@uovo.art with Facilities Engineer in the subject line.

 

About UOVO

 UOVO is the premier provider of storage and services for art, fashion, and cultural artifacts. With more than 750,000 square feet of dedicated storage space across 7 locations in New York, Delaware, and Florida, UOVO offers bespoke options to meet the specialized needs of any collection. Our full range of services include climate-controlled storage, private viewing galleries, transportation, installation, packing, in-house photography, and digital inventory management. Each UOVO facility is purpose- designed and managed by a team of industry-leading experts dedicated to the highest caliber of security, discretion, professionalism, and care.

 

Learn more: www.uovo.art

UOVO is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to creating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive work environment for our employees and the communities in which we operate. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, all UOVO facilities follow strict protocols to ensure the health and safety of our community.

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