Sr Facilities Operations Specialist

Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Miami, FL, USA
Posted on Wednesday, May 24, 2023


Federal Reserve Bank of AtlantaStaff members in this position are responsible for operations and maintenance of building electrical and mechanical systems to ensure environmental conditions meet requirements for ongoing Bank operations, optimal efficiency and staff comfort. They provide support for small construction projects and office space re-configurations, and maintain specialty equipment.

*This is an onsite position located in Miami, FL

**Shift: Day Shift M-F

Key Responsibilities

  • Operates and maintains building electrical and mechanical systems equipment, including chillers, pumps, cooling towers, air-handling units, and associated components. Maintains and operates automated control systems for the building environmental, lighting, and emergency power systems. Installs and maintains office furniture including modular systems furniture.
  • Installs and maintains security, surveillance and other electronic equipment throughout the facility. Performs locksmith duties such as installing and maintaining locks and related hardware as well as key duplicating. Changes combinations on various automatic locks throughout the building when requested. Maintains dumpster, compactor and disintegrator equipment. (Some)
  • Fabricates wooden and metal fixtures such as shelving, carts, counters, cabinets, picture framing and other devices to be used in operations. Install fabricated walls, shelving, lighting fixtures and work station systems. Paints interior and exterior building surfaces. Operate welding equipment, machine shop and wood working tools, and machinery such as lathes, milling machine, drill press, table saw, router and sander. (Some)
  • Cross trains other technicians in areas where skills and expertise are superior. Performs emergency shut down procedures when necessary and practices Bank's safety standards at all times. Operates and performs general maintenance on facilities' Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) system including the Building Management System (BMS) by performing such duties as inspecting, preventive maintenance, repairing, programming and making adjustments as necessary. Controls and maintains the appropriate temperature and humidity levels.
  • Solves equipment and operational problems requiring specialized training, skills or knowledge. Duties and tasks reflect substantial variety and complexity. Performs analysis on rotating equipment using vibration testing equipment to forecast and minimize break downs and emergency repairs. Uses specialized equipment to test and balance air and water flow in HVAC equipment throughout the building. Operates, repairs and troubleshoots automated vault equipment. Will be required to obtain or possess State or City issued license for operation and/or maintenance of specialized equipment. Will be required to drive bank or personal vehicle in performance of job responsibilities. (Some)
  • Supervises the work of subordinates and/or contractors/vendors, or coordinate the workflow of the unit. Assigns, monitors, and prepares work schedules and priorities, and reviews accuracy of and approves completed work. Provides technical guidance on more complex issues. (Some)
  • Installs and tests data cable and telephone communication lines within Bank building from source to end user locations. Maintains and operates the building backup power systems including the emergency generators and UPS system. (Some)


High School Diploma or GED; Associate's Degree or 2 years equivalent experience preferred


Two to five years preferred

Functional Knowledge Preferences

Knowledge Areas:

  • Building Equipment

Technical Skills:

  • Advanced Electrical
  • Advanced Mechanical

Individual Competencies

  • Demonstrates Self-Awareness
  • Problem Solving
  • Action-Oriented
  • Collaborates
  • Communicates Effectively

Our total rewards program offers benefits that are the best fit for you at every stage of your career:

  • Comprehensive healthcare options (Medical, Dental, and Vision)
  • 401K match, and a fully funded pension plan
  • Paid vacation and holidays, flexible work environment
  • Generously subsidized public transportation
  • Annual tuition reimbursement
  • Professional development programs, training, and conferences
  • And more…

This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, performance standards or requirements, efforts, skills or working conditions associated with the job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed when circumstances change (e.g. emergencies, rush jobs, change in workload or technological developments).

The Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta is an equal opportunity employer.

Full Time / Part Time

Full time

Regular / Temporary


Job Exempt (Yes / No)


Job Category

Work Shift

First (United States of America)

The Federal Reserve Banks believe that diversity and inclusion among our employees is critical to our success as an organization, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. The Federal Reserve Banks are committed to equal employment opportunity for employees and job applicants in compliance with applicable law and to an environment where employees are valued for their differences.

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