The Building People
Requisition Number: 2018-061
Job Title: Computer Operator III
City: Phoenix
State: AZ

Company Description

The Building People is a recognized leader in real estate facilities services. Our global organization delivers total lifecycle solutions for clients that integrate technology, buildings, and people to solve today's complex challenges for building owners, occupiers and stakeholders. We empower our clients to maximize the workplace experience and reduce costs without sacrificing quality and reliability. Our strategy leads clients towards the future of facilities through a connected real estate model that propagates new norms to deliver organizational efficiency, sustainability, and savings.

Computer Operator III

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Description/Job Summary

The Building People has a need for a full-time Computer Operator III supporting the Engineering and Construction Division for the Western Area Power Administration, Desert Southwest Regional Office. The employee will provide technical support services and perform the following duties and tasks:

  • Operates the duplicating machines for the engineering drawing copier and high speed/volume reproduction copier ensuring that paper, toner and other supplies are available to process print jobs; diagnoses and corrects minor equipment malfunctions, reviews error messages and makes corrections during operation or refers problems to the appropriate Government personnel; maintains operating records and initiates and coordinates maintenance service call-outs.
  • Follows instructions for routine tasks that require special attention to details.
  • Performs routine cataloging and filing of library material such as drawings, construction specifications, aperture cards and equipment manuals.
  • Manages documents for the different engineering files, utilizing WAPA’s DIS for drawing number and revision level requests, and maintains DIS query reports.
  • Assists in the maintenance and use of different catalogs and performs research and cross-referencing for archiving, locating and retrieving files.
Knowledge and experience required:
  • Two (2) years of experience with electrical drawings and diagrams and the use of such drawings.
  • Knowledge of the fundamentals of electricity, DC circuits, AC theory and power system equipment and its operation.
  • Six (6) years of experience with and use of high speed copiers and CAD prints.

Required Education

High School Graduate or Equivalent


Work Location: Maricopa County, Arizona, WAPA Desert South West Regional Office. There are some instances when a position may be dispatched to other locations for site visits or longer periods as deemed necessary.

Competitive benefits include: 

  • Medical & Rx
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Life Insurance/AD&D
  • Long Term Disability
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Pay

All positions require a background check after acceptance of our offer. The selected candidate will be eligible to begin employment before the background check has been finalized.  However, continued employment will be contingent upon the results of your reference/background check from The Building People, LLC.  Your position may require special credentialing, clearance, and access as a condition of employment.  In the event the government or client does not sponsor or approve your clearance, it may result in termination of your employment. 

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We are an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate in hiring on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by email at and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this e-mail address.

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