Commercial Building Engineer

Home Office Woodinville, Washington


Weidner Apartment Homes is currently searching for a Commercial Building Engineer to work out of Woodinville WA. This position will directly support the Commercial Asset Team with ongoing facility and team-related responsibilities, focusing on facilities management for Woodin Creek Village and Woodinville City Center. Overseeing consistent delivery of repairs and maintenance to provide excellent customer service to associates, residents and commercial tenants.

Performance – Design New Standards. . .

  • Monitor preventative maintenance schedules, perform limited maintenance tasks as required, such as tightening door hardware, replacing acoustical ceiling tile, replacing lightbulbs in the common area
  • Make repairs, adjustments and changes to HVAC and related equipment
  • Perform day porter activities to ensure adequate commercial operations
  • Overseeing overall preventative maintenance
  • Respond to service requests in a timely fashion
  • Vendor management
  • Plumbing repairs
  • Available for and respond to after-hours emergency maintenance calls

Attention to Detail sets us apart . . .

  • Responsible for recurring, regular property inspections
  • Inspect all exterior house systems, equipment and supplies, monitor status to assure proper operation
  • Includes regular monitoring of parking field wear, landscaping, roofing, lighting, signage, etc.
  • Monitor systems for potential problems and formulate solutions in a proactive manner

What we value. . . OUR PEOPLE

  • Actively participate in a positive team environment through teamwork, communication, and excellence in service

Accomplishment through honesty, trust and mutual respect. . .

  • Prompt with regular attendance and maintain a professional appearance at all times while on duty
  • Team player
  • Follow Weidner’s Mission, Vision and Values and comply with all Weidner policies and procedures as outlined in the Associate Handbook and Policy and Procedure Manual and fair housing regulations


  • Five (5) years minimum experience as an operator in a high-rise building or large commercial property.
  • Must have a solid understanding of the maintenance and operational routines of large mechanical equipment
  • Must have a thorough understanding of building mechanical and electrical systems, including pumps, motors, boilers, chillers, cooling towers, and all air handling equipment
  • Knowledge of Variable Frequency Speed Drives, Hydronic Heating Operation and Heat Pumps System.
  • HVAC certification (preferred)
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize tasks with minimal supervision
  • Occasionally handle loads up to 50 pounds in weight
  • Must be able to negotiate building access ladders/roof hatches for inspection of building roof systems
  • Must possess high school diploma or GED equivalency
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license with a record that meets insurance carrier standards