Engineer I - Preventive Maintenance Engineer - 500487

East Carolina University   Greenville, NC   Full-time     Information Services / Technology (IT)
Posted on January 23, 2024
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Engineer I - Preventive Maintenance Engineer
East Carolina University    


Vacancy #:  500487
Recruitment Range:  $43,030-$75,670
Closing Date:  Open Until Filled

Organizational Unit Overview
Facilities Services is a unit in Campus Operations Division, which is a part of a broad, diverse division of Administration and Finance that includes all aspects of facilities management at East Carolina University. East Carolina University is the third largest university in the University of North Carolina system with approximately 28,000 FTS and a staff of over 6,000. The university is comprised of more than 7 million square feet of facilities located on approximately 1400 acres with physical assets in excess of $1.5 billion. This includes the Main, Health Sciences, and West Research Campuses, and satellite locations throughout North Carolina associated with university programs. Facilities Services has an annual budget in excess of $30 million and employs approximately 500 FTE.

Job Duties        
The primary purpose of this position is to provide engineering technical support to the ECU Facilities Services Department in the performance of facilities maintenance activities. Duties will include overseeing the Facilities Services Preventive Maintenance program and Life Safety quality assurance program. This position will also assist the Reliability Engineer with the maintenance and improvement of the Integrated Work Management System (IWMS). Responsibilities include but are not limited to, a solid understanding of IWMS applications, preventive maintenance processes, and basic knowledge of North Carolina Building Codes and fire/life safety codes. Additionally, this position will read blueprints and interpret construction drawings. This position will utilize strong problem-solving skills, excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, be a self-starter, and work independently.

Minimum Education/Experience
Bachelor’s degree in the engineering discipline related to the area of assignment; or equivalent combination of training and experience. Some positions may require licensure by the North Carolina Board of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education
Graduation from a four-year college or university with a major in Architectural Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Industrial Technology and one year of facilities/maintenance management experience.

Special Instructions to Applicant
East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. Candidates must also submit a cover letter, resume, and a list of three references, including contact information, online.

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.

Additional Instructions to Applicant       
In order to be considered for this position, applicants must complete a candidate profile online via the PeopleAdmin system and submit any requested documents. Additionally, applicants that possess the preferred education and experience must also possess the minimum education/experience, if applicable.

Application Types Accepted       
Applications will be considered until position is filled. Please submit an online ECU application for vacancy # 500487 to ECU Human Resources at

Eligibility for Employment        
Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. ECU participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

East Carolina University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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East 5th Street, Greenville, NC
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