Facilities/Property Site Engineer

Alexandria, VA

  • JOB ID 2022-1677
  • Facilities


Federal Realty Investment Trust is a proven leader in the ownership, operation, development and redevelopment of premium retail real estate in the country's best markets. We consider ourselves one of the most innovative and dynamic real estate companies in the area. We encourage you to research Federal Realty to learn about our high-quality community shopping centers and mixed-use properties. While Federal Realty is one of the largest publicly traded real estate investment trusts in the country (as measured by the value of our assets), we function and operate as a small company. Team members with initiative and proven ability can be involved in many facets of executing Federal Realty’s business plan. We encourage you to look us up on LinkedIn and follow Federal Realty Investment Trust.


Federal Realty is sourcing for an experienced Facilities/Property Site Engineer. The Facilities/Property Site Engineer is responsible for the day to day maintenance of the property or properties assigned to.


Diagnosis, Repair, and Maintenance:  Perform diagnosis, repair, and maintenance on assigned property systems including but are not limited to the following:

  • HVAC systems
  • Electrical systems
  • Plumbing systems
  • Appliances
  • Floorings
  • Painted surfaces
  • Structures
  • Roofing
  • Concrete sidewalks and curbs
  • Asphalt parking fields
  • Various types of furnishings, fixtures, equipment and tools
  • Operation of boom and scissor lifts and operation of motor vehicles as needed

Working with Contract Services:  Works with the Contracted Services to ensure property is maintained to best in class standard. Contract Services include but are not be limited to the following:

  • Security
  • Janitorial
  • Parking Lot Sweeping
  • Landscaping
  • Roofing
  • Refuse (bulk removal)
  • Compactors/Open Top containers
  • Parking lot repairs
  • Fire alarm monitoring
  • Glass repair/replacement
  • Storm Water Inspections
  • Fire Sprinkler
  • Snow removal
  • Pest Control
  • Fence Installation or repair
  • Signage
  • Chiller and Cooling Tower
  • Locksmith
  • Plumbing
  • Elevator
  • Towing
  • Disaster Floods and Environmental Cleanup and mediation
  • Signage
  • Tenant Improvement

Working with Federal Realty departments:  The Facilities/Property Site Engineer will, at times, be required to assist the following departments in order to promote the company’s marketing, leasing, construction, and collection efforts:

  • Supports the Marketing Group in their delivery of events both within and outside assigned properties
  • Supports the Leasing department as needed, to show space, make sure vacant spaces are kept clean and presentable, are identified as required, and are “turn over ready”
  • Works with tenant coordination and development departments on tenant construction and property construction projects
  • Supports the legal and collections team with tenant communications
  • Assists the Property Manager with daily routine maintenance of assigned properties


  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • 3-5 years hands on work experience in building engineer and maintenance environment
  • Valid driver's license with a clean driving record 
  • Certificates in various trade skills preferred
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Flexible with work schedule; available for emergency calls
  • Weekend and overtime hours are sometimes required on an as needed basis


Federal Realty Investment Trust is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


Federal Realty Investment Trust does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Federal Realty Investment Trust and Federal Realty Investment Trust will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.


If you are unable to submit your application online, please call 301-998-8100