Facilities Superintendent

Date: Jan 6, 2019

Location: Silver Spring, MD, US, 20908

Job requisition: 11741
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Division or Field Office:

Silver Spring Branch Office

Department of Position: Claims Department 

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At Erie Insurance, you’re not just part of a Fortune 500 company; you’re also a valued member of a diverse and inclusive team that includes more than 5,000 employees and over 2,200 independent agencies.  Our Employees work in the Home Office complex located in Erie, PA, and in our Field Offices that span 12 states and the District of Columbia.  To attract and retain the best talent, we reward our team members with competitive salaries and a very generous benefits package.


Position Summary

Performs periodic tests and inspections and supervises outside contractors in the implementation of preventative maintenance schedules for all mechanical, electrical and automated systems. Also performs light maintenance activities.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Supervises outside contractors in the implementation of preventative maintenance schedules for all mechanical, electrical, HVAC, fire, life, safety, security and other automated systems. Performs periodic tests and inspections to ensure that systems are operational.
  • Investigates all system malfunctions and initiates repairs. Authorizes and approves all repairs done by outside contractors. Coordinates efforts with Home Office and branch office management as required.
  • Performs maintenance/cleaning work as required. Assists, trains and schedules work for company and/or contracted maintenance personnel as required.
  • Maintains and orders related supplies and equipment as needed.
  • Follows appropriate safety measures and ensures that building and grounds keeping equipment and procedures are in compliance with OSHA.
  • Performs basic carpentry functions such as building and repairing wood furniture, constructing walls, laying and repairing carpet, installing doors and repairing hardware.
  • Performs light maintenance, including making minor repairs and replacing light bulbs.
  • Competencies

    Ability to Manage Complexity

    Developing And Maintaining Relationships

    Interpersonal Communication

    Job-Specific Knowledge

    Planning And Organizing

    Service Orientation

    Time Management


    High school diploma, or equivalent, required. Three to five years of previous related experience, including working knowledge of mechanical and electrical functions, required.

    Physical Requirements

    Lifting 0-20 lbs; Occasional (<20%)

    Lifting 20-50 lbs; Occasional (<20%)

    Lifting Over 50 lbs; Occasional (<20%)

    Driving; Occasional (<20%)

    Pushing/Pulling; Occasional (<20%)

    Manual Keying/Data Entry; Rarely

    Climbing; Rarely

    Nearest Major Market: Washington DC

    Job Segment: Claims, Insurance

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