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Building Engineer lst Shift

  • 509180
  • Full-time


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Building Engineer lst Shift


Job Location:

  Arizona State Hospital

501 N. 24th Street

Phoenix AZ

Posting Details:

Salary: $33,435 - $57,000

 This position may be eligible to receive a temporary stipend of 10% in addition to base pay. If eligible, the temporary stipend amount will be calculated using the employee's base rate of pay and will be reflected in each paycheck. The temporary stipend is subject to available funding

Grade: 19

Closing Date:  Open until Filled

Job Summary:

The Arizona Department of Administration is actively recruiting a Building Engineer, lst Shift for the General Services Division (GSD). This position is responsible for repairs to ASH Hospital buildings by ensuring that maintenance calls for service are handled in the most efficient way possible, as well as the day-to-day maintenance, repair, and efficient operation of all building systems and equipment. The Building Engineer will be expected to coordinate and complete all requests for work, assign priorities/delegate to appropriate vendors if required and follow-up on completion. In addition, the Building Engineer will be expected to perform corrective and preventative maintenance in an effort to prolong the life expectancy of the equipment. The Building Engineer must have a comprehensive understanding of plumbing, electrical, carpentry, general maintenance, and HVAC. This position will be required to work some weekends and holidays and assist in after-hours work.

This position is subject to the vaccination requirements outlined in CMS Interim Final Rule - Medicare and Medicaid Programs: Omnibus COVID-19 Health Care Staff Vaccination (published November 5, 2021) (86 FR 61555).”

Job Duties:


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities (KSAs):

Knowledge of:

  • Electrical, mechanical, EMS, and HVAC/Stationary Engineering systems, plumbing drains, supply water systems
    OSHA, local & State and Federal codes 
  • Read and interpret blueprints, schematics and ladder diagrams 
  • Current construction principles, methods and techniques 
  • Good understanding of CMMS systems and how to use them

Skill in:

  • Effective customer service, oral and written communications

Ability to:

  • Diagnose problems/malfunctions in a wide variety of systems and equipment 
  • Inspect, service, repair and install a wide variety of refrigeration equipment, flooring, roofing, ceiling, fire alarm, electrical switches and miscellaneous building items 
  • Maintain records 
  • Be flexible and adapt to changing priorities 
  • Work under pressure 
  • Adhere to processes
Selective Preference(s):
  • 5 years previous building operations engineering experience
Pre-Employment Requirements:
  • An individual working at the State Hospital must be able to obtain a valid Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card pursuant to A.R.S. § 41-1758.07. 
  • This position is subject to the vaccination requirements outlined in CMS Interim Final Rule - Medicare and Medicaid Programs: Omnibus COVID-19 Health Care Staff Vaccination (published November 5, 2021) (86 FR 61555). 
  • Requires possession of and ability to retain a current, valid state-issued driver license appropriate to the assignment. Employees who drive on state business are subject to driver license record checks, required to maintain acceptable driving records and complete any required driver training (see Arizona Administrative Code R2-10-207.12).

The Arizona Department of Administration offers a comprehensive benefits package to include:

  • Sick leave 
  • Vacation with 10 paid holidays per year
  • Health and dental insurance 
  • Retirement plan 
  • Life insurance and long-term disability insurance 
  • Optional employee benefits include short-term disability insurance, deferred compensation plans, and supplemental life insurance

For a complete list of benefits provided by The State of Arizona, please visit our benefits page

  • Positions in this classification participate in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS). 
  • Please note, enrollment eligibility will become effective after 27 weeks of employment.
Contact Us:

If you have any questions please feel free to contact Shelia Wiggins-Wayne at shelia.wiggins@azdoa.gov or 480-645-2290 for assistance.


All Arizona state employees operate within the Arizona Management System (AMS), an intentional, results-driven approach for doing the work of state government whereby every employee reflects on performance, reduces waste, and commits to continuous improvement with sustainable progress.  Through AMS, every state employee seeks to understand customer needs, identify problems, improve processes, and measure results.  
State employees are highly engaged, collaborative and embrace a culture of public service.

The State of Arizona is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.