Facilities Engineer FME (Mechanical)

General Motor
September 20, 2023
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As a member of our Global Team you will support the workplace transformation within a wide range of facilities that GM has around the world. You will work with an industry leading team that designs, builds/constructs, and maintains facilities and building assets for vast operating functions. Doing so in a safe, compliant, cost efficient manner that utilizes advanced technology to support social & ecological sustainability. We create the future and not just plan for it!


  • Resource for engineering services for all facility related systems. Serve as technical liaison for Sustainable Workplace Operations
  • Support 3rd party contract management activities
  • Act as the owner and is responsible for all architectural, electrical, or mechanical categories relating to forecasting, planning, and executing asset sustainment plans and strategies, accountable for facility condition assessments.
  • Responsible to manage and ensure all critical facility drawings for site are maintained current and accurate including but not limited to: revise construction documents to “as-built” conditions, coordinating with the appropriate GM personnel for updating GM Master CADD files and archiving projects as required to and support common processes for document management during and after project execution.
  • Responsible for the execution of and compliance to the Project Delivery Tool (PDT) Program Manager (PDPM) for their responsible portfolio and projects. High cost and / or high complexity projects requiring engineering.
  • Stay current in their field of expertise in facility technologies and processes including but not limited to: codes, building technologies, energy and building management systems, best practices, and certifications.
  • Manage with the Project Managers all approved project budgets including but not limited to: forecasting, accruals, invoice process, ensuring allocated, committed, and spent funds are balanced.
  • Support all facility shutdown activities including planned and unplanned interruptions following the escalation process including but not limited to: supporting emergency response plans, disaster recovery plans, and business resumption and continuity process. (IE readily available for all emergencies)
  • Supports and drives successful planning and execution of the Workplace Safety System including but not limited to: speak up for safety, call to action, safety observation tours, employee safety concerns, incident investigation, safety module compliance, SIF, and G-Comply (Sign-off procedure)
  • Support and adhere to the GM Process Risk Management (PRM) process and assist in resolution of all non-compliance issues.
  • Supports and drives successful planning and execution of all SW-Global Manufacturing System principles and elements within their portfolio.
  • Support and assist in the successful execution of GM sponsored programs including but not limited to: suggestion programs, recognition, special events, tours, and community out reach.
  • Adhere and comply to all internal control policies applicable to Sustainable Workplaces including but not limited to: training, and access control.

  • Communicate with the site personnel (including plant staff, ME Manager, FAM, etc.), and Sustainable Workplaces team to ensure understanding and support of all BPD/Operational metrics, energy conservation initiatives, project implementation and utility issues.
  • Communicate with internal and external customers regarding utilities operational issues.
  • Interface with UAW and comply with the local and national labor agreements.
  • Attend and participate in plant, regional, and central meetings.
  • Guide, train, support and direct the activities of Service Provider employees in operations.
  • Conduct and/or arrange required training for hourly and salaried personnel.
  • Gather data, analyze, interpret, and prepare technical reports for plant leadership, and as requested from Sustainable Workplaces.
  • Drive Energy MEI and CI objectives
  • Interface with GM Audit Services and Legal Staff, as required.

  • Initiate and implement energy, maintenance and operational projects and programs:
  • Assist and/or prepare business case analysis to implement such projects while maintaining budget and schedules.
  • Coordinate activities to ensure appropriate interface with the project group.
  • Support in implementing product and non-product program projects (Plant extensions, production changes, equipment change-outs, etc.)
  • Provide input in early stages of manufacturing projects to ensure adequate utility supply quality and capacity.
  • Additional Description


  • BS Mechanical Engineering (MS/professional certifications preferred) or equivalent training/experience
  • Technical aptitude for design, maintenance, and operation of industrial building electrical systems
  • Experience in project planning, engineering, and execution
  • Experience in managing salaried and/or hourly personnel preferred.
  • High level of negotiating skills to resolve issues with both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Computer skills including competency in office software and electronic information systems.
  • Proficient use of AutoCAD
  • Able to manage projects within budget and with multiple suppliers, contractors or other GM units.
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