24 days old

Heating / Cooling Operator

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Heating / Cooling Operator
Requisition Number DU07212
Department Name 3CU00:Utilities & Energy Management
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $16.25
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education


Required Related Experience


Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

lifting, pushing, or pulling of objects up to 50 lbs


6:00pm – 6:00am

Job Summary

This position maintains, installs and operates equipment at
Heating/Cooling plants. Primary responsibilities include: maintains proper
steam pressure and chilled water temperatures; operates and maintains
boilers and associated equipment; feeds coal into boilers; maintains a
uniform coal bed; removes ashes and empties coal accumulation; fills and
drains boilers; lubricates, operates and repairs equipment; responsible for
maintenance and operation of chillers, compressors, towers, pumps, and
auxiliary equipment; cleans evaporator and condenser tubes; keeps job site
clean; may try to resolve certain problems independently; assists training
other employees and may assign tasks; responds to emergency situations
and other duties as assigned. Will require working overtime as

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 12/06/2020
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posted: 2020-11-09 Expires: 2020-12-09

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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