Facilities Engineer

at Loparex
Location Iowa City
Date Posted April 30, 2021
Category Engineering
Job Type Not Specified


Iowa City, IA
Iowa City, IA, USA
Full Time

Loparex LLC is the worlds largest manufacturer of extrusion base and silicone coated release liners for the converting industry. We have manufacturing operations throughout the U.S., Europe, China, Thailand and India. The Iowa City facility has been in operation since 1970 and annually supplies three billion square feet of release liner worldwide. We are currently looking for a Facilities Engineer to work at the Iowa City facility.

The successful candidate will be responsible for planning, directing, and coordinating activities concerned with design, construction, modification and maintenance of processes, buildings/structures, facility equipment and grounds of the Iowa City facility. This position is responsible for facilities and grounds maintenance including buildings/structures and components, roof system, security, fire, closed loop chilled water system, HVAC chiller, and boiler systems.

The position is also responsible for continuously evaluating performance of systems, structures and components and developing performance/reliability improvement design, managing preventive maintenance program for assigned scope, and managing all contracts including using competitive bidding process to support decision making.

Qualifying candidates must possess a bachelor's degree in engineering; five years of Facility Maintenance experience, preferred. Candidate must have project management experience, capital acquisition experience, HVAC, boiler, closed loop cooling and compressed air system operation and maintenance experience, proven troubleshooting skills, strong communication, organization, leadership and interpersonal skills. Knowledge and understanding of codes and regulations associated with environmental compliance, water quality, fire protection, boiler, gas equipment and systems in required.

For more information on Loparex, please visit our web site at

Loparex offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance that start on first day, short term and long term disability and life insurance, matching 401(k), paid holidays and vacation. Post offer drug screening and background checks are required. For prompt and confidential consideration, please submit resume with salary requirements to:

Equal Opportunity Employer


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