The class works under direction and requires considerable knowledge of boiler operation procedures and the plumbing trade in order to operate and maintain boilers and related mechanical equipment as well as install new plumbing, repair plumbing equipment and maintain facilities and equipment. Incumbents install, modify, and repair utility, supply, and disposal systems, fixtures, fittings, and equipment such as sewage, water, gas and oil lines, compressed air, vacuum and acid systems, water closets, water heaters, hydrants, valves, and pumps.
Incumbents may provide work direction and training in the repair, maintenance, and operation of boiler and related mechanical equipment and/or plumbing work.
High School Diploma or GED and two years of verifiable work experience in plumbing under supervision of an experienced plumber; advanced working knowledge of Commercial/ Industrial HVAC. Commercial/ Industrial HVAC includes 25 horsepower or greater boilers, chillers providing 100 tons or more of cooling, and air handling units providing greater than 30,000 CFM's and experience with Direct Digital Controls (DDC); current and valid U.S. driver's license.
Since 1908, Youngstown State University has prepared its graduates to become leaders in the region, the state, and the nation. Located on a beautiful 140-acre campus near downtown Youngstown, Ohio, YSU offers a comprehensive selection of major programs backed by a strong tradition of teaching and scholarship. YSU has a diverse student body of approximately 12,700 students. Multicultural students make up nearly 18 percent of the student body at the University, and over 400 international students hail from fifty-five countries. A student-faculty ratio of 16:1 provide the personal contact associated with a smaller institution, and its connection to the Ohio state system of higher education enables it to draw on the vast resources of that system.
Youngstown State University is a comprehensive urban research university that provides associate, baccalaureate, and graduate instruction and continuing education in one location. The University offers a broad curriculum in the School of Graduate Studies and Research and six colleges: Business Administration; Education; Creative Arts and Communications; Health and Human Services; Liberal Arts and Social Sciences; and Science, Technology, E...ngineering, and Mathematics.
Youngstown State University provides for a broad-based education through a core curriculum of 45 semester hours spread across five areas of concentration and emphasizing the development of writing, speaking, and critical-thinking skills.