Job Description

We’re hiring a Building Engineer for our growing client in the Downtown Houston area.

We are looking for an experienced, reliable, hard-working employee to join our client’s team!



Job Title:  Building Engineer

Location:  Downtown Houston area

Pay:  $22-30 per hour based on experience, 10% annual bonus, Full Benefits starting day 1, 401K Match $ for $ up to maximum of $12,500 per year, 3 weeks PTO & 8 sick days, 2 personal days, 5 floating holidays

Hours:  8-5; have to be able to be on call.  If you answer the call, you get paid 2 hours, if you have to go to job site, you get paid 4 more hours, plus any hours if you end up staying to do work.


Duration:  Direct Hire

Description of Duties:   Building Engineer position is now available in the Downtown Houston area!  In order to apply for this position, you should have experience with the following job duties:  Knowledge of complete building operations. Experience with building mechanical equipment. Ensure all preventative and predictive maintenance is performed according to  standards including, but not limited to: changing filters, lubricating equipment, inspecting and adjusting belts. Replacing pulleys, motors, bearings, shafts, and punching tubes on chillers, etc. Have thorough knowledge of all key valve locations and electrical distribution switches for all building systems. Life safety for office towers/ fire sprinklers/ fire alarm/ fire panels. Maintain all applicable and required licenses and certificates. Correct emergency conditions such as water or sewer leakage. Notify management of problems as appropriate. Initiate repairs with shift personnel when problems are discovered on routine inspections Water treatment, log all readings to maintain proper chemical levels in systems, and notify Chief or Assistant Chief if readings are abnormal.

Requirements:  City of Houston 2nd or 3rd grade stationary engineer certification. CFC Universal Refrigerant Certificate. State of Texas maintenance electrical license. Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing experience preferred. Air conditioning and Chiller operations experience is necessary. Boiler operations experience. Demonstrate the appropriate technical knowledge to maintain and repair high-rise office building equipment including HVAC systems, electrical distribution and lighting systems, plumbing systems, etc.


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