- Project / Program Management
- Microsoft Excel
- Mechanical Engineering
- Communication Skills
- Health Insurance
- Dental Insurance
- Disability Insurance
- Paid Time Off
City Building and Engineering Services (CBES) offers the full spectrum of professional services to support multiple vertical markets. The firm offers Planning, Design/Engineering, Construction Management, Project & Program Management and Energy Program Management services. With a deep background supporting the multi-site retail industry, CBES utilizes its core expertise to support clients who are looking for business partners for a variety of tasks ranging from multi-site rollouts to unique engineered solutions for critical system infrastructure.
Headquartered in Burlington, MA, CBES is a growing business unit of City Holdings, Ltd, the largest privately-held facilities management firm in the world with over 15,000 employees five continents. We go above and beyond by offering additional insight, based on data-driven analysis, to help maintenance teams make more informed business decisions.
Summary of Position
The Refrigeration Engineer reports to the Director of Professional Services, and is responsible for the design and preparation of plans and specifications for the installation of supermarket refrigeration equipment and systems for new store, store remodel and capital maintenance projects. Assessments of existing equipment and installations, with recommendation to maintain, modify or replace, is included as part of the Engineer’s responsibility for remodel and capital maintenance projects.
This position will be engaged in and support CBES’ work for a single selected supermarket client.
Design the full field-erected refrigeration system, including pipe sizing and layout, equipment selections, and configuration of parallel compressor systems to serve the refrigerated fixture plan as created by the supermarket owner.
Using AutoCad and Excel, prepare refrigeration systems plans, piping plans and equipment schedules.
Prepare installation specifications to incorporate project-specific requirements into a standard specification template.
Perform field inspections and assessments of existing refrigeration equipment and installations for the purpose of making recommendations to maintain as-is, modify or replace the equipment as part of a store remodel or capital maintenance project.
Prepare specifications, solicit quotes and issue requisitions for the purchase of refrigeration equipment.
Assemble bid document packages that include all project refrigeration plans and specifications for solicitation of competitive bids by the Project Manager for the refrigeration installation.
Prepare phasing plans to coordinate the refrigeration installation for a remodel or capital maintenance project with the overall project phasing as determined by the Project Manager.
Update existing refrigeration plans as required for revisions made to fixture plans.
Assist the Project Manager with inspections of installations in progress for conformance to refrigeration plans and specifications.
Communicate and coordinate with equipment manufacturer’s in the development of project-specific specifications for customized refrigeration equipment or systems.
Provide assessments of existing HVAC equipment with recommendation for maintain, modify or replace
Required Education and Core Competencies
Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field. Mechanical Engineering degree preferred
Professional Engineer preferred
Experience in a construction environment is preferred
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong problem solving and analytical skills
Strong attention to detail
Ability to travel up to 40%. Overnight travel required
Self-directed with initiative and motivation
CBES offers an excellent benefits package that includes health, dental, life, and disability insurance; 401K; 10 paid holidays; and up to 15 PTO Days a year.
CBES is An Affirmative Action /Equal Opportunity Employer