Building Engineer

JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for making all repairs and maintain all areas of NOMA Facilities to include primarily HVAC and Central Plant Equipment in all public areas, exterior areas of building, exhibit halls and offices. Perform general maintenance duties. Reports to the Facilities Manager.


  • Maintain and repair all NOMA Areas in accordance with the procedures and standards guidelines.
  • Report any unusual finding or safety hazards immediately to the Facilities Manager
  • Document all work performed in log book, work sheets, and work orders at all times.
  • Perform the shift engineer’s check list daily and report any abnormalities. Perform all safety tests as directed.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly shops and storage areas. Assist in the ordering and stock maintenance of all necessary tools, parts and materials.
  • Respond to all emergency calls within predetermined response time periods.
  • Successfully complete Training Certification Process and review all departmental safety information (i.e. JHA’s and MSDS’s), practice emergency procedures in compliance with Noma policies and standards. Reacts and assist in NOMA emergency situation if necessary.
  • Complete work orders and shop assignments in a timely manner.
  • Walk NOMA for burned-out light bulbs and maintenance needs and change bulbs as needed.
  • Participate in the maintenance of all Records and Log Books as requested.
  • Understand and practice NOMA emergency fire procedures.
  • Perform all other engineering related duties assigned by the supervisor. Offer lateral service to internal/external customers when available.
  • Maintain safe conditions in work area and other associated areas.


  • May undertake special projects as requested by Director, Assistant Director for Finance and Administration or the Chair of Buildings and Grounds Committee.
  • Perform other duties as requested.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Management, Business or related field.
  • Five years of experience in Building Maintenance
  • Active Engineers License


  • Good verbal, listening and written communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skill
  • Good follow through on projects
  • Good problem solving skills
  • High proficiency with computers
  • Excellent knowledge of building systems, HVAC, electric, mechanic, etc.
  • Good decision making abilities
  • Good organizational and time management skill
  • Able and will to work with staff, trustees and consultants


  • Position requires significant physical activities
  • Lifting of up to 25 pounds
  • May be required to travel by car from sites


  • Normal building environment
  • May be subjected to fast-paced decision making, crisis situations.

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