2nd Chief Engineer needed for Growing Laundry


Expanding/Growing Laundry in Houston, TX is looking for a 2nd Chief Engineer

Working as a Laundry Chief Engineer, you are responsible for organizing and directing programs to maintain building, grounds, and equipment through appropriate utilization of resources and delegation of responsibility. You will oversee and coordinate these activities along with engineering, transportation and security to ensure a safe, clean, and efficient operation.

You will plan the these activities with the goal to meet and/or decrease current financial/budgetary and regulatory requirements.

You will maintain working relationships with the production and distribution management team, and staff. You will provide leadership and guidance in the overall operation of the plant.

  • Oversees the safety of all operating equipment within the facility
  • Develops and trains all staff in plant and emergency procedures
  • Handles the procurement of all repair parts for routine preventative, and emergency repairs
  • Develops and maintains relationships with vendors
  • Develops a plant wide Preventative Maintenance Schedule for all building, processing equipment, and plant utilities
  • Maintains the departmental budget with focus on parts, supplies and labor management
  • Assures compliance with all wastewater and emissions standards
  • Oversees outside contractors in the repairs and upkeep of plant equipment
  • Available for off-site, plants startups and special projects


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or military experience is preferred
  • Ability to communicate effectively in written format and oral presentations
  • Ability to multi-task and establish priorities
  • Exhibits initiative, responsibility, flexibility and leadership
  • Must be capable of reading electrical schematics, mechanical, and plumbing blue prints
  • Proficient in the use of Windows based office software including but not limited to Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Good working knowledge all aspects of plant maintenance to include but not limited to; Electrical, Boilers, Hydraulics, Compressed Air, Mechanical Equipment

Military Transferrable Skills:

  • Navy Rank E-5 + with experience as ET- Electronics Technician, IC – Interior Communications, MM – Machinist Mate, EM- Electricians Mate is highly sought after
  • United States Coast Guard Rank E-5 plus with experience as EK - Machinery Technician and EM – Electricians Mate, and DC-Damage Control Man
  • Military positions understanding the electrical schematics of heavy duty machinery as well as boilers, chillers, hydraulics, & pneumatic pumps

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $125,000.00 per year with bonus potential



  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Relocation assistance
  • Vision insurance


Experience level:


  • 5 years




  • 10 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Evening shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • On call
  • Weekend availability


Work setting:


  • In-person


Ability to commute/relocate:


  • Houston, TX 77054: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)




  • Maintenance: 5 years (Required)




  • Driver's License (Required)
  • Boiler License (Preferred)


Work Location: In person


Contact [email protected]