Energy Management

Low/ No Cost Operational Changes Could Double Energy Efficiency in Commercial Buildings

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NREL

NREL has some useful resources for energy management in your facility.

Download Your Energy Saving Checklist

 

 

Want to learn more about Energy Management?

“Energy Star Leaders Offer 6 Lessons for Facility Managers”

Click HERE to read the 3 part article series on benchmarking your Energy Star efforts

Planning for Winter Weather

Here in Florida, temperatures aren’t that cold yet but around the country, the weather is getting colder and if you didn’t do it already, it’s time to take a look at facility management and maintenance for the winter months.
 
Here are some useful resources for you to get started:
 
Plan Ahead for Winter Weather
 
Start taking precautions to minimize the impact the cold weather will have on your business. The location of your operation will influence the amount of planning ahead you need to do, but freak winter storms can pop up even in mild climates. All businesses should take some basic precautions to avoid being caught unprepared.
 
Learn more >>>
 
Winterize Your Roof
 
Bad things can happen when snow accumulates on a roof!
 
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Winterizing The Roof – Best Practices
 
Learn more >>>
 
The Dangers of Rooftop Snow
 
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Learn more >>>

 

 

Join Us At PRSM Mid-Year!

The MaintenX team will be heading out to Scottsdale, AZ for the 2015 PRSM Mid-Year Conference, taking place September 9-11, 2015!

Looking for facility maintenance services?

Please stop by and visit us to see how MaintenX Total Facility Repair Experts can serve your retail company.  Visit us at the Maintenance Marketplace at Table #180.

The Marketplace will be open during the conference:

– Thursday, September 10, 2015 from 11:30am-3:00pm
– Friday, September 11, 2015 from 8:00-10:00am

 

To schedule a meeting, please complete the form to the right or click on the link below:

Schedule a meeting

 

We hope to see you there!

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MaintenX Jobs: Plumbing Generalist – Stockton, CA

Plumbing Generalist – Service Technician

MaintenX International is a fully licensed, general contracting company with a focus on total facility maintenance and repair. We are looking for experienced Commercial Plumbers to join our maintenance service technician team. As a Commercial Plumber, you will perform the role of a plumbing generalist responsible for diagnosing, repairing and installing plumbing fixtures for our commercial clients. At MaintenX, our customers rely on us to keep their business running, our service technicians are an integral part of ensuring that we meet and exceed this expectation. In this critical role, the Commercial Plumber will be trusted to use their experience and plumbing knowledge to make judgment calls in the field, ensuring that the customer’s facility maintenance problem is quickly and efficiently resolved.

Our maintenance service technicians love working for MaintenX, as a Commercial Plumber on our team you will receive:

Job Responsibilities:
Our Commercial Plumbers are responsible for assembling, installing, or repairing pipes, fittings, or plumbing fixtures of heating, water, or drainage systems, according to specifications or plumbing codes.

Additional responsibilities include:
Communicating with customers upon arrival and completion of work, ensuring customer satisfaction with service
Compiling job documentation, such as certificate of completion, preventative maintenance check list and report
Diagnosing and making minor HVAC, electrical and facility related repairs

Plumbing Generalist – Service Technician

Successful candidates for the role of Commercial Plumber are highly motivated, skilled maintenance technicians who are able to solve problems on site. Our Commercial Plumbers have vast knowledge and skills and go above and beyond in providing a high level of customer service to our customers.

  • Additional requirement of the Commercial Plumber include:
    High School Diploma or GED
    3 – 5 years experience in servicing, maintaining and installation of commercial plumbing systems
    Ability to pass a background check, drug screen and DMV check
    Ability to work on-call and overtime hours as needed – we are a 24/7 maintenance facility
    Basic hand tools needed to perform general repair work (screwdriver, wrench, etc.)
    Familiar with and can use smart phones and tablets
  • Benefits
    We value our Maintenance Service team and provide an excellent benefits package including:
    Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
    Life Insurance and Short and Long Term Disability
    401(k) retirement plan with company match
    Paid Vacations
    Paid Holidays and Sick days
    Service Awards
    Bi-annual team building events and more!

JOB REQUIREMENTS

JOB SNAPSHOT

  • Base Pay $17.00 – $25.00 /Hour
  • Employment Type Full-Time
  • Job Type Facilities, Installation – Maintenance – Repair, Skilled Labor – Trades
  • Education High School
  • Experience Not Specified
  • Manages Others Not Specified
  • Industry Building Materials, Construction, HVAC
  • Required Travel Not Specified
  • Job ID 23/37

Apply Now!

MaintenX Jobs: Electrical Maintenance-Manassas, VA

MaintenX International is a fully licensed, general contracting company with a focus on total facility maintenance and repair. We are looking for experienced Commercial Electrician to join our maintenance service team. As a Commercial Electrician, you will perform the role of an electrical generalist responsible for diagnosing, repairing and installing electrical fixtures for our commercial clients. At MaintenX, our customers rely on us to keep their business running, our service technicians are an integral part of ensuring that we meet and exceed this expectation. In this critical role, the Commercial Electrician will be trusted to use their experience and electrical knowledge to make judgment calls in the field, ensuring that the customer’s facility maintenance problem in quickly and efficiently resolved.

Job Responsibilities:

Our Commercial Electricians are responsible for assembling, installing or repairing electrical components according to specifications and codes.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Communicating with Customers upon arrival and completion of work ensuring customer satisfaction with service.
  • Compiling job documentation, such as certificate of completion, preventative maintenance check list and report.
  • Diagnosing and making minor HVAC, electrical and facility related repairs.
  • Understand and demonstrate use of the principles of basic electricity and electronics.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the National Electrical Code and NFPA 70-E
  • Demonstrate an understanding of occupation-specific safety standards and procedures
  • Plan layout of electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures consistent with specifications and local codes
  • Measure, cut, bend, thread, assemble and install electrical conduits
  • Install control and distribution apparatus, such as switches, outlets, relays, and circuit-breaker panels
  • Connect wiring to circuit breakers, transformers, lighting fixtures, thermostats, intercoms, signaling systems, power equipment, or other components
  • Check circuit connections to ensure electrical compatibility and safety of components
  • Diagnose and repair or replace malfunctioning apparatus and components, such as transformers, circuit breakers, fuses, motors, generators, and fixtures

Job Requirements:

Electrical Maintenance-Service Technician

Successful candidates for the role of Commercial Electrician are highly motivated, skilled maintenance technicians who are able to solve problems on site. Our Commercial Electrician have vast knowledge and skills and go above and beyond in providing a high level of customer service of our customers.

Additional requirement of the Commercial Electrician

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 3-5 years’ experience in servicing, maintaining and installation of commercial electrical systems
  • Ability to pass a background check, drug screen and DMV check.
  • Ability to work on-call and overtime hours as needed – we are a 24/7 maintenance facility.
  • Basic hand tools needed to perform general repair work (screwdriver, wrench, etc)
  • Familiar with and can use smart phones and tablets
  • 10 Hours of OSHA Training.

Benefits:

We value our Maintenance Service Team and provide an excellent benefits package including:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance and Short and Long Term Disability.
  • 401 (k) Retirement plan with company match
  • Paid Vacations
  • Paid Holidays and Sick days.
  • Service Awards
  • Bi-annual team building events and more!

JOB SNAPSHOT

Base Pay$25.00 – $29.00 /Hour
Employment TypeFull-Time
Job TypeFacilities, General Labor, Skilled Labor – Trades
Education2 Year Degree
ExperienceNot Specified
Manages OthersNot Specified
IndustryBuilding Materials, Construction, HVAC
Required TravelNot Specified
Job ID26/40

MaintenX Careers – Plumbing Generalist – Wake Forest, NC

Plumbing Generalist – Service Technician

MaintenX International is a fully licensed, general contracting company with a focus on total facility maintenance and repair. We are looking for experienced Commercial Plumbers to join our maintenance service technician team. As a Commercial Plumber, you will perform the role of a plumbing generalist responsible for diagnosing, repairing and installing plumbing fixtures for our commercial clients. At MaintenX, our customers rely on us to keep their business running, our service technicians are an integral part of ensuring that we meet and exceed this expectation. In this critical role, the Commercial Plumber will be trusted to use their experience and plumbing knowledge to make judgment calls in the field, ensuring that the customer’s facility maintenance problem is quickly and efficiently resolved.

Our maintenance service technicians love working for MaintenX, as a Commercial Plumber on our team you will receive:

Job Responsibilities:
Our Commercial Plumbers are responsible for assembling, installing, or repairing pipes, fittings, or plumbing fixtures of heating, water, or drainage systems, according to specifications or plumbing codes.

Additional responsibilities include:
Communicating with customers upon arrival and completion of work, ensuring customer satisfaction with service
Compiling job documentation, such as certificate of completion, preventative maintenance check list and report
Diagnosing and making minor HVAC, electrical and facility related repairs

Plumbing Generalist – Service Technician

Successful candidates for the role of Commercial Plumber are highly motivated, skilled maintenance technicians who are able to solve problems on site. Our Commercial Plumbers have vast knowledge and skills and go above and beyond in providing a high level of customer service to our customers.

  • Additional requirement of the Commercial Plumber include:
    High School Diploma or GED
    3 – 5 years experience in servicing, maintaining and installation of commercial plumbing systems
    Ability to pass a background check, drug screen and DMV check
    Ability to work on-call and overtime hours as needed – we are a 24/7 maintenance facility
    Basic hand tools needed to perform general repair work (screwdriver, wrench, etc.)
    Familiar with and can use smart phones and tablets
  • Benefits
    We value our Maintenance Service team and provide an excellent benefits package including:
    Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
    Life Insurance and Short and Long Term Disability
    401(k) retirement plan with company match
    Paid Vacations
    Paid Holidays and Sick days
    Service Awards
    Bi-annual team building events and more!

JOB REQUIREMENTS

JOB SNAPSHOT

  • Base Pay $17.00 – $25.00 /Hour
  • Employment Type Full-Time
  • Job Type Facilities, Installation – Maintenance – Repair, Skilled Labor – Trades
  • Education High School
  • Experience Not Specified
  • Manages Others Not Specified
  • Industry Building Materials, Construction, HVAC
  • Required Travel Not Specified
  • Job ID 23/37

Apply Now!