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Senior Facilities Technician



Mountain View, CA, USA
Posted on Friday, June 28, 2024
About us:
Aeva’s mission is to bring the next wave of perception to a broad range of applications from automated driving to industrial robotics, consumer electronics, consumer health, security, and beyond. Aeva is transforming autonomy with its groundbreaking sensing and perception technology that integrates all key LiDAR components onto a silicon photonics chip in a compact module. Aeva 4D LiDAR sensors uniquely detect instant velocity in addition to 3D position, allowing autonomous devices like vehicles and robots to make more intelligent and safe decisions.
Role Overview:
We are looking for a service-oriented individual that has outstanding attention to detail, has good communication and multi-tasking skills, and can work well with internal customers and external vendors.

What you'll do:

  • On call 24/7 for the coordination and resolution of emergency situations and expected to respond to general, non-emergency facility emails within 24 hours
  • Collaborate with the Facilities team in completing projects & service/work orders.
  • Complete a variety of assignments including, but not limited to, janitorial, maintenance, utility services, relocations, and office moves
  • Assist with any building issues (climate control, odors, smoke, spills, damage, emergencies, and repairs)
  • Perform preventative and routine building maintenance and repair to furniture, light fixtures, floor tile, carpet, plumbing fixtures, roofs, windows, doors, walls, minor electrical, ceiling tiles, etc.
  • Perform basic electrical work and determine when an electrician is required.
  • Identify, troubleshoot, and diagnose problems with facility systems, including electrical, electromechanical, electronic control systems/components, fire alarms, heating, ventilation, air conditioning (HVAC), security, and other complex systems in building facilities.
  • Exceptional at follow-through and be able to keep an open mind, consider unique approaches, and be open to change and considerable variety in the workplace.
  • Perform daily facility runs and straighten/replenish snack items as required, and check conference rooms and all common areas at least twice daily.
  • Inventory of office supplies, place orders, and stock as necessary
  • Perform new employee and visitor cube set-up
  • Assist with internal moves
  • Assist with coordinating vendors for more involved repairs
  • Perform facility safety walk-throughs and identify problem areas, follow through on rectifying those problems, maintain logs, etc.
  • Assist Facilities Manager with various other projects as needed

What you'll have:

  • At least 3-5 years of Facilities Technician experience with an emphasis on corporate facilities, or equivalent
  • Experience managing general repairs related to mechanical systems (HVAC, Lighting, and general building systems)
  • Ability to handle multiple requests work in a fast-paced environment and be responsive to customer requests/service issues
  • Ability to use common business software programs.
  • Must be able to lift 50lbs repetitively
  • Must be able to maneuver a 10 ft. ladder