Oak View Group

Oak View Group

Engineering Manager| Palm Beach County Convention Center

Oak View Group - Director
West Palm Beach · FL
Facility Operations/Event Staff: Game Day/Event Staff
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To supervise and coordinate the activities and operations of the Engineering Department, including safety, security, and event staffing functions; to provide highly responsible staff assistance to the Director of Operations.


This role will pay a wage of $65,000 to $70,000.

For FT roles:   Benefits: Health, Dental and Vision insurance, 401(k) savings plan, 401(k) matching, and paid time off (vacation days, sick days, and 11 holidays).

job expires 6/30/2024


  • Assume management responsibility for all activities involved in the maintenance and operation of the facility including HVAC, electrical, mechanical, plumbing and grounds keeping.
  • Plan, direct, coordinate, and review the work plan for facility maintenance and operations; meet with staff to identify and resolve problems; assign work activities, projects and programs; monitor work flow; review and evaluate work products, methods and procedures.
  • Ensure compliance with the maintenance standards and reporting practices required by the Agreement with Palm Beach County, including managing the use of the MicroMain software application for maximum effectiveness in managing the CM and PM programs of the facility.
  • Oversee the set-up of utility services for events; coordinate facility arrangements with concessionaires; assist the Director of Operations in directing and monitoring the work of contractors, engineers, and architects on building projects.
  • Select, train, motivate and evaluate supervisory and line level trades staff; provide or coordinate staff training; work with employees to correct deficiencies; implement discipline and termination procedures within company guidelines.
  • Participate in the development and administration of the Maintenance Engineering Department budget; forecast of additional funds needed for staffing, equipment, materials, and supplies; monitor and recommend for approval expenditures; implement adjustments as necessary.
  • Maintain hazardous materials communication program, material safety date sheets and records and permits as required; maintain knowledge of changes in pertinent Federal, State and Local regulations.
  • Order supplies and materials within budget guidelines; receive and maintain supply inventory.
  • Perform related duties and responsibilities as required in a team environment that encourages exceptional service to our clients and the facility.


  • Experience in the repair and maintenance of all HVAC systems including solid state controls (Johnson Controls Metasys system preferred), water-cooled chillers, cooling towers, VAV boxes, AHU’s, fan coil units, and DX systems.
  • Must have sufficient computer skills to operate standard office applications and to effectively operate the computer based building management system.
  • Must be experienced with the repair and maintenance of major systems in a large, client-centered operation including plumbing, electrical, painting, building structure, grounds, and interior aesthetic finishes.
  • Must possess valid EPA certification for the handling and use of refrigerants used in the facility.
  • Familiarity with OSHA requirements.
  • Experience in Convention Center/Hotel industry is strongly preferred.
  • Minimum of four (4) years experience in building maintenance including at least two years of supervisory responsibility.
  • Minimum completion of twelfth grade with specialized training in the field of building maintenance, HVAC operation and related building systems.