Facilities Engineering Lead



Administration, Operations
Atlanta, GA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, July 18, 2023
About the Company
Flow aims to create a superior living environment that enhances the lives of our residents and communities by developing, acquiring, owning, and managing multifamily apartment buildings and the services and technology inside those buildings.
Fulfilling our mission will require an exceptional group of people whose collective output is greater than the sum of its individual parts. Our team members are energized by the opportunity to impact our residents’ lives in meaningful ways. They are bold and creatively ambitious, driven by relentlessly high standards, act with a sense of urgency and accountability, and always, above all, operate with integrity, loyalty, and trust.
About the Role
As the Facilities Engineering Lead, your primary responsibility will be to utilize advanced skills in performing complex preventive maintenance and corrective repairs on buildings, industrial systems, vehicles, equipment, and grounds. Under the supervision of the Facilities Manager, you will also monitor the operations and performance of building systems, ensuring compliance with all applicable codes, regulations, governmental agency requirements, and company directives related to building operations and maintaining a safe working environment. Additionally, as the Facilities Engineering Lead, you will apply multiple trade skills, including carpentry, plumbing, electrical work, painting, roofing, heating, and cooling.


  • Inspect building systems, including fire alarms, HVAC, and plumbing, to ensure equipment operation is within design capabilities and achieves the environmental conditions specified by clients
  • Maintain a well-organized inventory of essential supplies and tools, while proactively ordering additional materials as needed, to ensure completion of tasks
  • Drive the preventive maintenance program, ensuring that building machinery and systems meet or exceed their rated life
  • Identify deficiencies in building equipment and/or end-of-life periods and report recommendations to the Facilities Manager
  • Perform assigned repairs, emergency, and preventive maintenance tasks efficiently
  • Ensure accurate and timely completion of maintenance and repair records in accordance with requirements
  • Respond promptly to emergency situations, requesting additional assistance when needed
  • Coordinate and effectively manage preventive maintenance schedules for team members and contractors
  • Meet project deadlines with attention to detail, accuracy, and within the allocated budget
  • Provide oversight and conduct inspections of work carried out by external contractors
  • Assign work orders to Level 1 & 2 technicians and subcontractors, and provide them with technical and procedural training as needed
  • Collaborate with the Facilities Manager to review and approve repair and maintenance proposals
  • Maintain safe working environments by adhering to OSHA and company standards

Ideal Background

  • Bachelor’s degree in Facilities Management, Mechanical/Electrical Engineering, or related field
  • A minimum 5 years of relevant experience in operating and maintaining building equipment
  • Working knowledge of Mechanical and Fire Systems
  • Experience working with CMMS or related work order management systems
  • Experience working with Google Chrome, Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel)
  • Proficiency in English
  • Proficiency in Spanish is a plus
• Excellent Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Plans (fully employer-paid options exist)
• Paid Time Off
• Spending Accounts
Employee Assistance Program
Life Insurance
Disability Insurance
Flow is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity and/or expression, pregnancy, Veteran status any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, we will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.