18 days old

Heating Plant Operator

Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH 03755
  • Job Code
    115157230


Dartmouth College



Dartmouth College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to diversity. In that spirit, we are particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of people, including women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, veterans or any other legally protected group.

Position Information

Position Title
Heating Plant Operator

Department
Engineering

Position Number
0410600

Position Purpose

The Heating Plant provides heating steam and co-generates electricity on a 24 hour basis for all of the College's GPO and ORL buildings. The Plant Operator is responsible for the operation of the Plant's electrical generators and electrical distribution system, emergency diesel generator, and turbine auxiliaries. Is responsible for the oversight of all plant equipment and systems including the flow of steam and electric out of the Heating plant.. He/she is also responsible for: responding to telephone requests for after-hours assistance from members of the College community; maintaining the station log book and communicating information to appropriate Plant and/or FO&M personnel. Monitors and reports fire alarms. Monitors and responds to computer energy management system alarms. Alerts appropriate FO&M personnel to equipment malfunctions and emergencies.



Skills & Knowledge

Working knowledge of and skill in the operation of high pressure steam boilers, turbine generators, and high voltage electrical distribution systems.

Successful completion of plant operator training guidelines.

Knowledge of facility operating permits and emissions limits in order to maintain compliance with federal and state regulations.

Must be computer literate and proficient in current methods of computer-automated boiler control.

Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and to communicate effectively with a wide variety of College personnel.

Ability to follow oral and written instructions and flow diagrams.

Must demonstrate sound judgment and good problem-solving skills.

Must be in good physical condition, able to perform strenuous physical labor under extreme high temperature conditions, and able to work on ladders.

Willingness to work shift hours as assigned and to work overtime when required.

Must have successfully completed the following training prior to performing work to which the training relates:

Hazardous Waste Storage and Handling
Spill Prevention Controls and Countermeasures
Driver Safety
Hazard Communication
Lock-out/Tag-out
Respirator Training, Fit, and Physical Examination
Working in confined spaces



Minimum Experience

Five years of relevant power plant maintenance and boiler operations experience; or post secondary technical school degree in power plant operation; or the equivalent.

Ability to pass an annual hearing test and willingness to partake in a hearing conservation program.



Minimum Education

High school graduate or the equivalent combination of education and experience.



SEIU Level
T

FLSA
Non-Exempt

Employment Category
Regular Full Time

Department Contact for Cover Letter
William D Riehl

Special Instructions to Applicants

Schedule: Saturday-Wednesday, 11:30pm-7:30am; Sunday/Monday off

UNION POSITIONS ARE AVAILABLE TO SEIU UNION MEMBERS ONLY DURING THE FIRST WEEK OF POSTING . AFTER ONE WEEK OF POSTING , IF THE POSITION HAS NOT BEEN FILLED INTERNALLY , IT IS OPEN TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC AND OTHER MEMBERS OF THE DARTMOUTH COMMUNITY .

OPEN TO UNION MEMBERS ONLY FROM (09/18/2017) THROUGH (09/24/2017).

Employment in this position is contingent upon consent to and successful completion of a pre-employment background check, which may include a criminal background check, reference checks, verification of work history, and verification of any required academic credentials, licenses, and/or certifications, with results acceptable to Dartmouth College. A criminal conviction will not automatically disqualify an applicant from employment. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.



Key Accountabilities
Key Accountabilities

Responsibilities
Starts, stops and operates equipment according to proper procedures and safety guidelines.

Monitors overall plant operation using the Bailey Distributed Control System, local gages and panel meters.

Ensures facility compliance with operating permits , facility emissions limits and operating procedures.

Responds to after-hours telephone requests for assistance from members of the College community.

Monitors and reports problems associated with the campus energy management computer and report fire alarms through the digitize system.

Maintains a regular cleaning station as assigned and performs basic maintenance tasks; e.g., replacing status indicating lights.

Maintains turbine room log and makes event entries in station log book.

Records all relay trips during electrical outages for review by supervisory personnel.

Routinely inspects equipment and writes work orders for items needing repair

-- Performs other duties as assigned

PI115157230

<br/><br/><b>Dartmouth College</b><br/><br/><br/><br/>Dartmouth College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to diversity. In that spirit, we are particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of people, including women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, veterans or any other legally protected group.<br/><br/><b>Position Information</b><br/><br/><b>Position Title</b><br/>Heating Plant Operator<br/><br/><b>Department</b><br/>Engineering<br/><br/><b>Position Number</b><br/>0410600<br/><br/><b>Position Purpose</b><br/><p>The Heating Plant provides heating steam and co-generates electricity on a 24 hour basis for all of the College's GPO and ORL buildings. The Plant Operator is responsible for the operation of the Plant's electrical generators and electrical distribution system, emergency diesel generator, and turbine auxiliaries. Is responsible for the oversight of all plant equipment and systems including the flow of steam and electric out of the Heating plant.. He/she is also responsible for: responding to telephone requests for after-hours assistance from members of the College community; maintaining the station log book and communicating information to appropriate Plant and/or FO&M personnel. Monitors and reports fire alarms. Monitors and responds to computer energy management system alarms. Alerts appropriate FO&M personnel to equipment malfunctions and emergencies.</p><br/><br/><b>Skills & Knowledge</b><br/><p>Working knowledge of and skill in the operation of high pressure steam boilers, turbine generators, and high voltage electrical distribution systems.</p> <p>Successful completion of plant operator training guidelines.</p> <p>Knowledge of facility operating permits and emissions limits in order to maintain compliance with federal and state regulations.</p> <p>Must be computer literate and proficient in current methods of computer-automated boiler control.</p> <p>Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and to communicate effectively with a wide variety of College personnel.</p> <p>Ability to follow oral and written instructions and flow diagrams.</p> <p>Must demonstrate sound judgment and good problem-solving skills.</p> <p>Must be in good physical condition, able to perform strenuous physical labor under extreme high temperature conditions, and able to work on ladders.</p> <p>Willingness to work shift hours as assigned and to work overtime when required.</p> <p>Must have successfully completed the following training prior to performing work to which the training relates:</p> <p>Hazardous Waste Storage and Handling<br> Spill Prevention Controls and Countermeasures<br> Driver Safety<br> Hazard Communication <br> Lock-out/Tag-out <br> Respirator Training, Fit, and Physical Examination <br> Working in confined spaces</p><br/><br/><b>Minimum Experience</b><br/><p>Five years of relevant power plant maintenance and boiler operations experience; or post secondary technical school degree in power plant operation; or the equivalent.</p> <p>Ability to pass an annual hearing test and willingness to partake in a hearing conservation program.</p><br/><br/><b>Minimum Education</b><br/><p>High school graduate or the equivalent combination of education and experience.</p><br/><br/><b>SEIU Level</b><br/>T<br/><br/><b>FLSA</b><br/>Non-Exempt<br/><br/><b>Employment Category</b><br/>Regular Full Time<br/><br/><b>Department Contact for Cover Letter</b><br/>William D Riehl<br/><br/><b>Special Instructions to Applicants</b><br/><p>Schedule: Saturday-Wednesday, 11:30pm-7:30am; Sunday/Monday off</p> <p> UNION POSITIONS ARE AVAILABLE TO SEIU UNION MEMBERS ONLY DURING THE FIRST WEEK OF POSTING . AFTER ONE WEEK OF POSTING , IF THE POSITION HAS NOT BEEN FILLED INTERNALLY , IT IS OPEN TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC AND OTHER MEMBERS OF THE DARTMOUTH COMMUNITY .</p> <p> OPEN TO UNION MEMBERS ONLY FROM (09/18/2017) THROUGH (09/24/2017).</p> <p>Employment in this position is contingent upon consent to and successful completion of a pre-employment background check, which may include a criminal background check, reference checks, verification of work history, and verification of any required academic credentials, licenses, and/or certifications, with results acceptable to Dartmouth College. A criminal conviction will not automatically disqualify an applicant from employment. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.</p><br/><br/><b>Key Accountabilities</b><br/><table> <tr> <th>Key Accountabilities</th> <td><p>Responsibilities<br>Starts, stops and operates equipment according to proper procedures and safety guidelines.</p> <p>Monitors overall plant operation using the Bailey Distributed Control System, local gages and panel meters.</p> <p>Ensures facility compliance with operating permits , facility emissions limits and operating procedures.</p> <p>Responds to after-hours telephone requests for assistance from members of the College community.</p> <p>Monitors and reports problems associated with the campus energy management computer and report fire alarms through the digitize system.</p> <p>Maintains a regular cleaning station as assigned and performs basic maintenance tasks; e.g., replacing status indicating lights.</p> <p>Maintains turbine room log and makes event entries in station log book.</p> <p>Records all relay trips during electrical outages for review by supervisory personnel.</p> <p>Routinely inspects equipment and writes work orders for items needing repair<br><br></p></td> </tr> <tr> <th>--</th> <td>Performs other duties as assigned</td> </tr> </table> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/rlGXLbCKD57ei2p4fDNZP"> <p>PI115157230</p>

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Posted: 2019-11-04 Expires: 2019-12-05

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