Building Maintenance Engineer – San Diego, CA 92101

Building Maintenance Engineers (BME) are responsible for independently operating, maintaining, and repairing a variety of building or facility systems including electrical, mechanical, heating, ventilating, air conditioning, and plumbing and performing the on-going maintenance and safety functions at various County facilities.

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Minimum Qualifications

  • Three (3) years work experience operating, maintaining, or repairing building/facility electrical, mechanical, HVAC or plumbing systems, OR
  • Two (2) years of experience operating, maintaining, or repairing building/facility electrical, mechanical, HVAC or plumbing systems; AND completion of two (2) semesters of coursework at a college, vocational school, Regional Occupational Program or equivalent program in either electrical, plumbing, or HVAC.

At the department level, candidates may participate in a performance test which will assess competencies in the following areas: electrical, HVAC and plumbing.


Qualified applicants will be placed on a six (6) month employment list based on scores received during the evaluation of information contained in their employment application. Please ensure all information is complete and accurate as the responses you provide on the supplemental application questionnaire will be reviewed using an automated evaluation system. If you are successful in the initial screening process your application will be reviewed individually to confirm that the information you provided is accurate and qualifying.

Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of a job, on a case-by-case basis.

Under California Government Code Sections 3100 – 3109, public employees are designated as disaster service workers. The term “public employees” includes all persons employed by the state or any county, city, state agency, or public district. Disaster service workers are required to participate in such disaster service activities as may be assigned to them by their employer or by law.

The County of San Diego is committed to valuing diversity and practicing inclusion because our diverse workforce is our greatest asset and our customers are our number one priority.


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