Under the general direction of a supervisor, performs complex level tasks that ensure a safe and comfortable environment, uninterrupted operations of mechanical and utilities systems and equipment, and indoor air quality. Duties include but are not limited to operates high pressure boiler equipment and steam driven and/or other turbines; inspects, cleans, maintains, repairs boiler equipment and turbines; does related plumbing and steam fitting. Provides technical expertise to other staff. Assists other trades as needed; adheres to all safety practices and procedures; cleans and maintains work areas and equipment; attends meetings; completes documentation; provides a high level of customer service; communicates to customers, coworkers and supervision via written, electronic and verbal methods and devices; operates department vehicles; and performs other duties as assigned. Actively supports our commitment to the university value of acting with integrity and personal accountability to establish a culture of professionalism in the workplace.
Shift, hours, days, and/or location are subject to change based on operational need in accordance with the collective bargaining agreement; may work overtime; subject to 24-hour emergency call.
Additional Information for Applicants::
This position is located in Wooster, Ohio.
Physical Requirements: Must be able to push and pull 70 lbs. and distinguish colors. Climb and stand on ladders for extended periods of time.
High school diploma/GED or an equivalent combination of education and experience; four years of experience working with high pressure boilers; or Ohio Stationary Steam Engineer License.
Target Salary: $21.48 - $32.22 Hourly
Job Category: Civil Service
Job Appointment (FTE%):
The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, and protected veteran status.
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