The George Mason University Central Heating and Cooling Plant, within Facilities Management, invites applications for the position of Boiler Operator on the Fairfax, Va., campus. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.
Under the supervision of the Power Plant Operator Shift Supervisor, the successful candidate will oversee the operation of the Central Heating and Cooling Plant and all satellite plants during the designated shift to ensure smooth operation and provide a service to the Mason community.
Working knowledge of the principles of combustion and boiler operator practices;
Operation of large industrial/commercial boilers and chillers, heating, ventilation, refrigeration and air conditioning;
Knowledge of hand and electrical tools;
Basic skills in the operation of mechanical, electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic equipment;
Demonstrated ability to make minor repairs and maintain a variety of mechanical, electrical and monitoring equipment; read and interpret gauges; perform required chemical tests; and perform simple recordkeeping tasks;
Ability to react quickly and make decisions
-Valid driver's license -High school graduation or equivalent
Salary: Commensurate with education and experience.
Location: Fairfax, VA
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George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report “Up and Coming” spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.
Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason’s diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.
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Special Instructions to Applicants:
For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number 00100z at http://jobs.gmu.edu Complete and submit the online application; and upload a resume.
George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: 45357
About George Mason University
George Mason University is Virginia's largest public university located in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. With strong undergraduate and graduate degree programs in engineering, information technology, public policy, economics, visual and performing arts, life sciences and biotechnology, Mason prepares its alumni to succeed in the workforce and meet the needs of the region and the world.