Promotional priority for Teamster employees runs from 9/17/2020 through 9/24/2020.
Full-time, 12-month position to start as soon as possible thereafter. This position works every other weekend, can work holidays during firing season and must be willing to work overtime when necessary.
Operate high-pressure boilers and all equipment in the Heating Plant; Monitor boiler operations; Regulate/maintain appropriate steam pressure and water level; Monitor pollution control systems for compliance with MPCA permit; Switch between fuel sources when necessary; Start up and shut down boilers as needed and follow appropriate shut down-start up procedures in compliance with MPCA permit; Keep daily log; Maintain equipment and perform annual maintenance on boilers and associated equipment located in the tunnels and buildings & other related departmental tasks.
High school graduation or equivalent plus three years of experience working in the operation and maintenance at a steam plant and First Class Engineer A license with turbine; ability to lift, carry, push, and pull 50 pounds or more; ability to crawl, crouch, kneel, stoop, grasp, and read instrument panels; demonstrated knowledge & skills in operation & maintenance of high pressure boilers heating systems; ability to work rotating shifts, every other weekend, overtime when necessary and some holidays during firing season; ability to read, write, and understand English.
Internal Number: 337607
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The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMN Crookston) is one of five campuses comprising the University of Minnesota system. UMN Crookston is a four-year public university with an enrollment of 1,800 students, approximately half on campus and half in online degrees. The student body is diverse and comes from over 40 states and over 30 countries. Thirty-four baccalaureate degrees are offered, 15 of which are also offered online. UMN Crookston proudly carries on a tradition of over a century of educational service to northwestern Minnesota, beginning in 1906 as a regional residential high school, changing to a two-year college in 1966 and to a four-year college in 1993. UMN Crookston is a small student-centered community of learning and scholars known for providing personal attention to every student. UMN Crookston makes a commitment to each individual student’s achievements and offers a hands-on approach and experiential learning that put students ahead of the competition. Integral to the university's statewide land-grant mission, UMN Crookston provides applied, career-oriented learning programs including internships and connects its teaching, research, and outreach to local, co...unty, and regional economic development agencies in support of the global economy. UMN Crookston delivers world?class University of Minnesota degrees in an affordable, close?knit campus setting where faculty and staff personally invest in the success of each student. UMN Crookston has been recognized for its quality programs by such organizations as U.S. News & World Report, which ranked the campus as #1 in the category Top Public Regional Colleges–Midwest for 2020. U.S. News has ranked UMN Crookston among the top four in this category for the past 23 consecutive years.