Department Name: 3CU00:Utilities & Energy Management
Under the supervision of the Utilities Systems Supervisor, this position maintains, installs and operates equipment at Heating/Cooling plants.
Primary responsibilities include: maintains proper steam pressure and chilled water temperatures; operates and maintains boilers and associated equipment; must be familiar with distribution systems such as piping, steam, chilled pits, water pits, etc.; feeds coal into boilers; maintains a uniform coal bed; removes ashes and empties coal accumulation; and drains boilers; lubricates, operates and repairs equipment; responsible for maintenance and operation of chillers, compressors, underground distribution lines, towers, pumps, and auxiliary equipment; cleans evaporator and condenser tubes; keeps job site clean; may try to resolve certain problems independently; assists training other employees and may assign tasks; responds to emergency situations and other duties as assigned. Will require working overtime as needed/requested. this position works as the team leaders and is responsible for duties relative to maintenance, installation and operation of equipment to maintain steam pressure/chilled.
MS Windows/O?ce; SAP; KRONOS
Driver's License — Preferred
Experience with building and equipment maintenance; HVAC
troubleshooting and repair experience. Ability to work different shifts and
overtime as needed.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
High School + 3 Years
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
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