This position assists in performing routine preventative maintenance functions such as overhaul and calibration of pressure gauges, transmitters, flow meters, pressure regulating valves, fluid control valves, mechanical operators, electric recorders, electronic and digital control circuits, and other associated equipment. The incumbent will operate test equipment such as manometers, O2 analyzers, thermometers, voltmeters, etc. and operate power tools such as drills, grinders, hacksaws, tubing benders, etc.
Occasional after hours and weekend work may be required. Duties involve working in a noisy, hot, dusty environment; wearing a respirator while working with chemicals; performing service work in confined areas; and walking, lifting, carrying, pushing/pulling, reaching, and climbing ladders.
This position will engage in high performance, leading edge practices, which are innovative in their approach to increased stewardship and service excellence.
Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills
Completion of a high school education.
Two years experience in an electrical, electronics, or chemistry related occupation; or an equivalent combination of experience and education.
Some knowledge of materials, tools, equipment, occupational hazards and safety precautions of the trade.
Occasional lifting of up to 50 pounds.
Provides own hand tools.
This position requires an associates degree in an electronics or chemistry related program of study; experience with distributed control system; and experience with emissions monitoring equipment and regulatory reporting processes; The ideal incumbent is results oriented with strong oral and written communication skills, problem solving skills, good customer relations/service skills, and the ability to work independently and within a team.
Required Application Materials
cover letter, resume, three professional references
7:30am - 4:00pm, M-F
Summary of Physical Demands
moving heavy objects
climbing, crawling, twisting, bending, etc.
Summary of Health Risks
Bidding eligibility ends on 2/18/2020 at 11:55 PM
Internal Number: 636218
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