Job Title: Building Maintenance Engineer- San Antonio, TX
Job Description:

We are currently seeking a Building Maintenance Engineer, responsible for the hands-on maintenance of building systems for the safe, efficient, and proper operations of all assigned properties. The candidate must be bilingual in English and Spanish.

Building Maintenance Engineer must possess the following:

Electrical Systems

Must possess basic understanding of A.C. circuits and safety procedures.

  • Responsible for the proper reset of breakers and report shorts. Responsible for replacing outlets, switches, and lighting ballast.

HVAC Systems

Must possess basic understanding of refrigeration cycle with a universal CFC license.

  • Responsible for preventative maintenance of an AHU. Respond to HVAC calls; determine if repair is needed in a timely manner.
  • Responsible for testing & adjustment of chemical treatment levels in water system.
  • Perform a daily inspection and log of a chiller and service and adjustment. Replace belts, motor, bearings, actuators, and values on an AHU and Cooling Tower.
  • Responsible for adjustments to pneumatic/DDC controllers and actuators for proper operation.
  • Adjust set points, start-up and temperature on building energy management system (Metasys).
  • Trouble shoots a power induction unit (P.I.U. or F.P.T.U.) to determine if operating properly.
  • Trouble shoot, adjust, and balance pumping system.

Plumbing Systems

Must possess understanding of plumbing systems. Rebuild and repair flush valves and faucets.

  • Responsible for the replacement of wax bowel seal and remounting of toilet urinals and lavatories.
  • Responsible for the preventative maintenance of a systems pump.
  • Adjust and service pressure-reducing valves.

Life Safety Systems

Must possess understanding of the operations of the buildings life safety systems.

  • Identify and respond to fire alarm and troubles in a timely manner, properly enable and disable points.
  • Conduct a weekly inspection and log of Emergency Generator (if applicable) and Fire Pump, recommend outside service.

Miscellaneous Systems

Repair and replace door closures and door hardware as needed.

  • Responsible for adjustment and repair of security systems
  • Understanding of mechanical drawings and wiring diagrams.
  • Employee must be available for remedial tasks such as painting, cleaning and unclogging toilets or drains.

Building Maintenance Engineer Qualifications and Skills:

• Must be bilingual in English and Spanish.
• In-depth working knowledge of all aspects of building systems and operations, contractual maintenance, construction and related services, and local laws and building codes pertaining to building operations and safety
• Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills, ability to analyze and solve problems, capable of functioning well under stress and during emergencies, strong interpersonal and negotiation skills.
• Ability to develop and foster exceptional, professional working relationships with tenants, vendors and contractors, and property management team members.
• Proven ability to organize and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
• PC literacy - knowledge of spreadsheet, database, scheduling, work order system and building automation/energy management programs. Experience with project management, preventative maintenance, inventory control, supplier systems, environmental/sustainability software and programs is a plus
Physical Requirements
• While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to travel from floor to floor and will be required to travel outside between buildings in varying outdoor weather conditions.
• The employee may also be regularly required to sit or stand for prolonged periods of time; regularly use hands to operate office machinery including, but not limited to, telephones, computers, fax, and photocopy machines

Building Maintenance Engineer Physical Requirements:
• While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to travel from floor to floor and will be required to travel outside between buildings in varying outdoor weather conditions.
• The employee may also be regularly required to sit or stand for prolonged periods of time; regularly use hands to operate office machinery including, but not limited to, telephones, computers, fax, and photocopy machines.

Pay:
Based on experience