Mechanical Support Supervisor

Huntsville, AL
Work Type: On-Site
  • Job Category: Maintenance & Repair
  • Travel: No
  • Clearance: Able to Obtain Secret
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Req ID: AFO00304

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Job Summary:

Akima Facilities Operations is looking for a Mechanical Support Supervisor - HVAC to work in Huntsville, AL. To join our team of outstanding professionals, apply today!

Job Responsibilities:

  • Directly reports to the Facilities Services Manager.

  • Senior Supervisor responsible to organize, supervise and direct heating and cooling tradesmen.

  • Prepares maintenance schedules in line with the contract’s maintenance goals and monitoring PM compliance, prioritizes service calls and follow-up actions.

  • Frequently inspects facilities to proactively detect potential problems and recommend the necessary repair or maintenance.

  • Addresses all safety concerns to ensure a safe working environment. Leads with a concept and commitment to a culture of safety.

  • Oversee and enforce good record-keeping practices.

  • Occasionally inspect the quality of performed maintenance work.

  • Communicates and enforces policies, procedures, and any updates to staff.

  • Identifies, logs and reports non-conformances to the Quality Control (QC) Manager and assists in the root cause identification and the corrective actions.

  • Check that every single job is executed on time, to the budget, without compromising building users’ safety and minimizing work disruptions.

  • Work closely with vendors, service providers and contractors to protect the interests of the contract, DPW, and Redstone Arsenal.

  • Monitors materials and spare parts to ensure adequate quantities are maintained to meet the upcoming workload.

  • Help with development of maintenance procedures and proactive maintenance programs utilizing predictive maintenance techniques.

  • Recommend upgrades, overhauls and other changes to major systems and equipment.

  • Creates and suggests modification to site operations procedures for equipment and recommends facilities reliability improvements.

  • Responds quickly to emergency situations.

  • Recommend necessary tests, including standard industry approved trouble shooting methods to determine malfunctions and/or causes of breakdowns of all assigned equipment.

  • Reads, interprets, and calibrates gauges and other recording devices related to building/equipment maintenance.

  • Responds to tenant complaints and needs through both personal contact and work order systems as needed.

  • Performs all work in a safe manner in accordance with safety practices and procedures.

  • Ability operate Government or AFO-owned motor vehicles and/or other equipment.

  • Assists and supports other departments, staff and/or trade groups as needed or directed.

  • Performs other related work as required or assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school graduate or equivalent GED.

  • HVAC Journeyman & US EPA Section 608 Technician Certification

  • Ten (10) years’ experience in heating and cooling operations including HVAC, Heating/Boiler Plants systems and associated plumbing/pipe systems maintenance.

  • Ability to use mandatory manuals, technical bulletins, or Manufactures Operating Manuals.

  • Mature judgment and ability to work with minimal supervision.

  • Ability to adapt to changes in technology and applicable facility/infrastructure codes and standards.

  • Ability to deal with a variety of people in a professional, courteous manner in diversified situations.

  • Valid driver’s license.

  • U.S. Citizenship, with the ability to obtain a Secret clearance.

  • Ability to lift 50 pounds, climb ladders and work in high places.

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