Senior Building Engineer

San Francisco, CA
Oct 09, 2019
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Associate Degree
Position Type
Full time


The Gladstone Institutes is an independent, not-for-profit research institution. Its mission is to improve the health and well-being of all people through medical research and education in neuroscience, cardiovascular biology, immunology, and stem cell biology. Home to notable leaders in science and biomedicine, Gladstone comprises four institutes as well as various centers and programs. All of its approximately 500 members are aligned in their mission to carry out or support science that overcomes disease. Located in an award-winning building at the Mission Bay Campus, Gladstone offers a competitive salary and benefits program. It provides an ideal environment for those seeking to maximize and fully leverage their potential. Please consider Gladstone and make a difference in human health.


We are currently recruiting for a Senior Building Engineer. The person in this position will perform engineering tasks associated with preventive and corrective maintenance of building equipment and building systems. The will gain thorough knowledge of all building systems, and building management system, and how they integrate, helping to ensure that these systems perform their intended function. Respond to, and perform Facilities Queue requests in a timely and efficient manner. Work with the Facilities Team to ensure a safe working environment for all Gladstone personnel, and help improve overall energy efficiency of building. Provide emergency response as needed, and serve in On Call capacity a minimum of one week per month.





  • Associate's Degree and/or vocational or technical school degree in Boiler Operation, HVAC, Basic Mechanics or Electrical Theory required.
  • Five or more years of hands-on experience with boilers, HVAC, electrical, building automation systems, lab utilities, and interacting with system end-users preferred/required.
  • Carpentry and/or painting skills, and experience with Computerized Maintenance Management Systems, CMMS, desired.
  • Two or more years of supervisor/lead experience is preferred.