General Services 


Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (LCPA) serves three primary roles: it is the world’s leading presenter of superb artistic programming, is a national leader in arts education and community relations, and functions as the manager of the Lincoln Center campus, which is home to 11 separate resident organizations. LCPA presents over 350 performances annually throughout our different performance series including American Songbook, Great Performers, Live from Lincoln Center, Mostly Mozart Festival, Midsummer Night Swing, Lincoln Center Out of Doors and White Light Festival. 

Reporting to the Chief Engineer and the Sr. Director of Operations and Facility Services, this position will be responsible for maintaining various aspects of the HVAC, plumbing and sprinkler operations for the Lincoln Center 16-acre campus which is comprised of a variety of multi-use buildings, performance spaces, public areas, and the Central Mechanical Plant (CMP). 

Lincoln Center is a 24x7 operation. The Engineer role is a full-time (40 hours per week) union-represented position (Local 30) with the potential of additional overtime work. Employees are required to join the Local 30 union within 30 days of employment, if they are not already members. 

The Engineer may cross-train on different posts and in different venues across campus, so as to work overtime hours where and as needed. 

Please note: this is NOT a supervisory role. 


A current refrigeration license is required for this position. Qualifications include a minimum of 5 years of practical, hands-on work experience (not including time as an apprentice) maintaining and/or working with the following: 

* Pneumatic, electric, electronic and direct digital controls, 

* electric and steam centrifugal chillers, 

* steam and condensate systems, 

* refrigeration equipment, 

* domestic hot water heating systems, 

* plumbing and electrical work, 

* hydronic pumping systems, 

* fire alarm, sprinkler systems and standpipes, and 

* soldering/brazing, 

* hands-on mechanical work experience including motor replacements. 


* Preferred candidates will have experience working in a variety of complex facilities (including commercial space, power plants), systems, and equipment of all ages. 

* Preferred candidates will also have significant knowledge of various HVAC systems and types and building management controls (BMC) experience. 

* EAP/FSD certification is helpful, although not required. 


Please submit a resume to [email protected] and list Engineer in the subject line. Resumes should reflect work experience as well as education and certifications obtained by the candidate. 

Internal Candidates should contact a member of the Human Resources Department directly. 

It is the policy of Lincoln Center to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, marital or civil partnership/union status, familial or caregiver status, alienage or citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, military or veteran status, genetic information, predisposition, or carrier status, unemployment status, domestic violence, sexual violence, or stalking victim status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. 

LCPA is committed to creating a dynamic work environment that values diversity and inclusion, respect and integrity, customer focus, and innovation.