Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey is seeking an Operating Engineer III for the Facilities Department within the University Institutional Planning and Operations.
Under the direction of the Plant Manager, maintains, operates and repairs the stationary steam boilers and auxiliary equipment in the New Brunswick/RBHS campus.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Responsible for the operation, maintenance and repair of boilers, motors, pumps, compressors, valves, and other auxiliary equipment.
Operates boilers and pressure vessels at maximum efficiency at all times, resulting in minimum energy consumption.
Periodically makes comprehensive tests, takes readings of fuel consumption pressure, draft conditions, temperatures, steam flow and other recordings.
Adds chemicals to treat steam, water, fuel in accordance with requirements prescribed.
Ensures compliance with all regulations.
Makes continual inspections of equipment and systems in area of responsibility and reports conditions to the Plant Manager and Senior Shift Supervisor.
Minimum Education and Experience:
A minimum of one (1) year of experience in the operation of steam, hot water boilers and auxiliary equipment as it relates to the boiler plant operation.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge of computerized monitoring systems and computerized work order systems.
Chiller Plant experience.
Computer knowledge is CMMS and plant monitoring.
Posting Number: 20ST2135
Location: Downtown New Brunswick
Internal Number: 122724
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.