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Building Engineer

Bank of Hawaii
Oahu, HI
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Building Engineer-1800838

Does this sound like you?

Are you ambitious?  Want to make a difference in people’s lives?  Do you thrive in an environment that leverages your abilities as a fast learner, good listener, and problem-solver?   If you love challenges, relish complexity, and have moxie, consider applying your unique talents with a Hawaii banking leader – Bank of Hawaii.  Here you can be at the forefront of whatever you do. Welcome to your tomorrow!


A day in your life as a Building Engineer

Under the direction of the Engineering Manager and with the guidance of the Senior Building Engineer, this position is responsible for maintaining building systems/equipment at the assigned Bank of Hawaii facility. If applicable or appropriate, assists in business unit’s compliance with applicable laws, regulations, regulatory requirements and Bank policies and procedures, including but not limited to those related to Fair Banking, Anti-Money Laundering laws and regulations, Bank Secrecy Act and USA PATRIOT Act.


We’ll give you these important responsibilities…

  • Assumes primary responsibility for operating and maintaining the major building HVAC, electrical, lighting and plumbing systems throughout the facility.  Manages minor capital projects as assigned.  Performs or assigns in-house or contract technicians the preventive and repair maintenance on these major systems.  Monitors to ensure delegated tasks have been done appropriately and completely.
  • Oversees and trains assigned on-site maintenance team, to ensure they are fully knowledgeable and qualified on building systems, and able to respond effectively during emergencies or in the absence of a supervisor.  Instructs and supervises assigned maintenance technicians in the execution of all security and safety procedures and in the operation of related building systems.
  • Monitors work orders daily, directs work as needed to resolve work orders, and provides feedback to occupants/requestors as to status of work and scheduled preventive maintenance.
  • Works with Contract Specialists and the Senior Building Engineer to have adequate service contracts and supplier vendor contracts in place to support all building maintenance operations, including routine preventive maintenance and anticipated repair supplies.
  • Maintains all assigned building maintenance reports and logs, and government and regulatory inspection records for the facility.  Ensures that all such records are copied to the Corporate Facilities office. 
  • Performs all other miscellaneous responsibilities and duties as assigned.


…if you come to us with these qualifications…


  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. from an accredited institution, or equivalent work experience.



  • Minimum 5 years of facilities maintenance, repair, or general construction experience.
  • Strong understanding of and experience in basic carpentry, plumbing, HVAC and electrical knowledge and repair skills. 
  • Project Management certification is preferred. 
  • In addition a minimum of 1 – 2 years of supervisory or managerial experience is required.


Technical Skills:

  • Demonstrated proficiency with personal computers and Microsoft applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint) or similar software. 
  • Knowledge of and the ability to use Bank software and systems.


Other Job Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Must be analytical, detail oriented, organized. 
  • Able to meet demanding deadlines and handle multiple priorities. 
  • Effective and efficient team player with excellent interpersonal skills, who can also resolve problems independently.
  • Should be able to analyze complex situations quickly and identify solutions and alternatives.
  • Must be flexible, able to work on multiple projects that may require restructuring due to shifting demands, unforeseen events and changing priorities.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours including holidays, weekends and evenings as needed.
  • Off island travel may be required. Must be able to safely climb a ladder and bend under desks and behind equipment to check for electrical wiring, etc. 
  • Must be able to move materials up to 30 lbs. in weight.



Bank of Hawaii

In 1897, Bank of Hawaii was the first chartered and incorporated bank in the Republic of Hawaii. We’ve been here from territorial days, growing and changing with Hawaii. Today, we are the largest independent bank in Hawaii – a result of knowing our business and community, and always staying ahead of change.  We are constantly finding creative ways to deliver leading edge financial services to our customers.  Now, we’re embracing change with our new 21st century banking.


It’s our people who help us succeed in offering first class service and products to our customers.  As a member of the Bank of Hawaii community, you will be among the very best in your profession in an environment that places a high value on integrity, innovation and teamwork.  People who are agile, savvy, forward-thinking and entrepreneurial can learn and grow with us.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected classification including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or protected veteran status.  Bank of Hawaii takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance in employment legally recognized individuals including minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.


Job Function Bank Operations
Primary Location Hawaii-Oahu
Schedule Full-time
Job Posting Oct 18, 2018, 4:45:00 PM
Unposting Date Ongoing


Posted: 2019-03-19 Expires: 2019-04-18
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