Lead Engineer

Caldwell Companies is seeking full-time Lead Engineer for all properties owned or managed in College Station. We are currently seeking a organized, team-oriented person to work diligently with our property managers and clients. Ensuring the facilities assigned are operational and functioning to a satisfactory level based on the standards set forth by the Operations Manager and City enforcement codes.



-Assist on projects as needed to ensure expectations are met

-Preventative maintenance on mechanical systems

-Respond to tenant requests via Impak system

-Communicate with vendors for contract work

-Inspect elevator, life & safety, plumbing, janitorial, HVAC

-Track Life/Safety inspections to ensure all are completed and in compliance

-Acquire bids for repairs

-Assist with budgets/capital expenditures

-Daily check of building operations

-Roof inspections

-Respond to after-hours emergency calls as necessary

-Inspect building exterior, parking lot, exterior lighting on all properties

-Regular inspection of security systems

-Train engineering and maintenance staff as needed

-Perform monthly tool inventory

-Candidate must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. unassisted, and climb in and out of large moving trucks easily

-Assist Property Manager as needed




-Minimum 5 years of commercial real estate engineering experience

-At least 2 years of supervisory or management experience

-Hold an SMA or SMT certification (desired not required)

-Knowledge of HVAC maintenance

-Preferably a licensed electrician (desired not required)

-Must be able to effectively communicate in English (oral & written)

-Basic computer knowledge

-Customer service oriented

-Able to achieve positive results in a high pressure environment

-Ability to adapt to change

-Must be willing to work weekends

-Present a professional appearance & demeanor

-Pass a background check & drug test




-We offer performance based bonuses

-Pay is based on experience and qualification

-We offer benefits for full time employees including 401K, Health,  and Dental