Facilities Engineer - Salt Lake City

Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Posted on Wednesday, May 8, 2024


Federal Reserve Bank of San FranciscoWe are the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco—public servants with a mission to advance the nation’s monetary, financial, and payment systems to build a stronger economy for all Americans. We are a community-engaged bank, and are committed to understanding and serving the vibrant, expansive communities of the Twelfth District. That means we seek and appreciate new perspectives. We respect people for what they do and for who they are. We build opportunities to learn and grow. When you join the SF Fed, you become part of a diverse team united in its purpose to promote an economy that works for everyone.

The Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, Salt Lake City branch, is seeking a Facilities Engineer to add to our team. Do you have strong technical skills and work well independently as well as part of a team? Are you a team player, self-starter, innovative, and collaborative? Are you focused on delivering results and providing great customer service? Do you possess great communication skills? If your answers are YES – We want you to be a part of our team!

The Facilities Engineer reports to the Facilities Assistant Manager and shall perform such duties as may be consistent with the functions of a Facilities Engineer. You will oversee, direct, and perform maintenance service, inspection, or repairs in building mechanical, plumbing, electrical, carpentry, painting, welding, and many other budling related areas and systems. You’ll also be responsible for assisting other skilled trades with construction, furniture moving, maintenance, equipment / repairs, install fixtures, etc.

The Facilities Engineer may operate calibration or test equipment, meters, power tools, stationary shop equipment, forklifts, soldering and welding equipment, refrigeration service equipment and various other hand or power tools. May consults on various construction projects as an Engineering expert on various work groups as assigned. You’ll also maintain and clean work areas in accordance with established safety procedures. As well as requisition supplies, parts, and equipment as approved.

Location: Federal Reserve Bank Salt Lake City Branch (100% on-site)

Applicants must be flexible to work varying shifts and off hours, including weekends and overtime with little to no advance notice in support of Bank operations.

The Facilities Engineer will also participate in an on-call schedule rotation for off-hours coverage / building emergencies and may be required to respond onsite for situations within the building after normal shift times, or outside of standard business hours/days.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for supervising and participating in the installation, operation, maintenance and repair of applicable electrical equipment, HVAC equipment, building control systems, electric and pneumatic air flow, water, gas/electric, heating and cooling equipment, valves, apparatus and lines used in the distribution of heated, chilled or processed water, Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS), variable frequency drive units, monitors, card-access systems, fire/life safety systems, and other security features.
  • Create MOP's and training guides for major building systems, including training staff.
  • May act as PM for upgrades and repairs for all systems in the Bank. Provides knowledge and expertise for design and upgrade projects as assigned.
  • Responsible for troubleshooting and maintaining other specialty building systems including fire suppression, custodial equipment, pneumatics, associated lines and air dryers, snow melt systems, currency residue transport/compaction / vacuum systems, vault mechanical components, and other specialty equipment.
  • Directs, oversees and/or performs all preventive maintenance, equipment safety inspections, and other inspections as assigned.
  • Adheres to industry safety practices during the performance of all work.

Other Duties:

  • May direct others and participate in responding to Bank employees and other building staff needs through written requests and direction of management.
  • Responsible for a high level of cleanliness in all work areas, e.g. electrical and mechanical spaces, shops, cubicles, storage locations, etc.
  • Performs walkthroughs with vendors, engineers, architects, and contractors for cost estimates, makes recommendations for, and oversees building repairs, upgrades or maintenance as directed.
  • Assists with furniture tear downs, moves and installations, as assigned.
  • Research’s building systems and makes recommendations to Facilities Manager for energy improvements, modernization, equipment replacement or upgrades.
  • Other duties as assigned.

General Experience:

  • Typically, 5 years or more of similar/related experience.
  • High School or General Education Degree (GED)
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, technical procedures / O&M manuals, general blueprints, engineering drawings, or governmental regulations.
  • Ability to effectively gather and present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, customers.
  • Ability to interpret an understand an extensive variety of technical instructions.
  • Must be comfortable using a computer operating in a Windows-based environment utilizing Word, Excel, MS Outlook, and other software-based programs.

Salary Range: Min: $52,000 - Mid: $67,300 - Max: $82,800 (Location: Salt Lake City)

Final salary and offer will be determined by the applicant’s background, experience, skills, internal equity, and alignment with market data.


At the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, we offer a wonderful benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Pretax Flexible Spending Account, Paid Family Leave Care, Backup Child Care Program, Pretax Day Care Flexible Spending Account, Vacation Days, Sick Days, Paid Holidays, Pet Insurance, Matching 401(k), and an unheard-of Retirement / Pension.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, perform essential job functions, and receive other benefits and privileges of employment.

The SF Fed is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Full Time / Part Time

Full time

Regular / Temporary


Job Exempt (Yes / No)


Job Category

Building Services/Facilities

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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