Job Description

University Facilities Engineer

Requisition IDreq12174
Working TitleUniversity Facilities Engineer
Position Grade15
Position Summary

UNMFacilities Management (FM) Engineering & Energy Services is acceptingapplications for a University Facilities Engineer. The qualified candidate willbe under limited supervision, providing a full range of advanced professionalengineering services within a broadly defined engineering discipline such asmechanical, electrical, structural/civil utilities, and/or environmentalengineering, in support of campus-wide physical plant construction/repair andfacilities planning programs. He/she will perform and/or oversee integratedengineering planning, design, and development, and will provide strategicprofessional leadership, guidance, technical coordination, and review toengineering consultants and support staff on a project basis, as appropriate tothe discipline.

Facilities Management is responsible forthe care and upkeep of the physical campus environment. Additionally, thedepartment maintains the University’s district energy system providingelectricity, steam, chilled water and domestic water through its owndistribution systems.

To learn more about FM Engineering & EnergyServices please visit:

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment
  • Possession of a valid New Mexico driver's license is a requirement for this job.
  • Must pass a pre-employment criminal background check.
  • Professional Engineer (PE) may be required, depending upon field of expertise.
Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in a directly related Engineering field; at least 5 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Mechanical Engineer with broaderinterdisciplinary understanding
  • Campus and Building Infrastructure Knowledge
  • Registered Professional Engineer(New Mexico)
  • Leadership Skills
  • Project Management Skills
Additional RequirementsApplication MUST reflect all completed education and certifications to reflect you meet the minimum qualifications for this job.
CampusMain - Albuquerque, NM
DepartmentFM Engineering (821F0)
Employment TypeStaff
Staff TypeRegular - Full-Time
Term End Date
Pay$4738.93 - $7108.40 Monthly
Benefits EligibleThis is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.
ERB StatementTemporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.
Background Check RequiredYes
For Best Consideration Date3/7/2020
Application Instructions

Only applications submitted throughthe official UNMJobs site will be accepted. If you are viewing this jobadvertisement on a 3rd party site, pleasevisit UNMJobs to submit an application.

A complete application must include: resume, cover letter, and reference list for three (3) prior supervisors with their contact information.

Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

Application Instructions

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