Additional Info: Operate steam and hot water boilers including lighting off, firing, cleaning and shutting down systems. Operate central and auxiliary computers, which monitor, test, control and operate boilers, auxiliary equipment and HVAC systems. Service and maintain residential heating and air conditioning equipment. Conduct boiler, HVAC, and water systems testing, analyzing results, adding chemicals to maintain proper residuals in boiler, and piping systems. Operate large central absorption, centrifugal, screw driven and hermetic chiller systems and other refrigeration equipment. Duties include starting, regulating and troubleshooting to maintain proper temperature. Candidate will be required to perform operations and maintenance within an asbestos environment and/or supervise any asbestos removal project carried out by other employees or private contractors. Candidate will handle various types of hazardous materials such as refrigerants, Freon, gas, fuel, oil, solvents, antifreeze, biocides, nitrates, ethanol, acids, caustic soda, regulated waste and refuse. Candidate will respond to incidents having potential environmental impact and/or safety concerns, such as chemical spills, oil spills and blowouts and may be called upon to implement evacuation plans in emergencies. Candidate will work in confined space situations using personal protective equipment. In addition, this position may require daily travel within the district as well as some travel within NY State to assist other districts with special projects. Candidate will be trained in the operation and maintenance procedures as related to Asbestos Containing Materials. (DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION) QUALIFICATIONS: Graduate of heating, HVAC, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration apprenticeship program from the U.S Air Force. Must have been an enlisted machinery technician (MK) with the U.S. Coast Guard or possession of a certificate as a Marine Engineer issued by the U.S. Coast Guard; OR Must have been an enlisted power generation repairer with the U.S. Army; OR Must have been an enlisted gas turbine systems technician, submarine nuclear propulsion plant operator reactor control, utilities man, machinist mate, or engineman with the U.S. Navy; OR Must have a Merchant Mariner's Document (MMD) and have been qualified member of the engine department (QMED) as an oiler, fireman/water tender, refrigerating engineer or engineman with the U.S. Merchant Marine; OR Completion of a NYS Department of Labor registered apprenticeship program for stationary engineers, plant maintenance (plumber/steamfitter), HVAC Mechanic or plant maintenance (refrigeration/AC) OR Possession of a High-Pressure Boiler Operating Engineer License or Stationary Engineer License; OR a Bachelor's Degree in Facilities Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Marine Engineering; OR Four years of full-time hands on experience in the maintenance and operation of commercial, industrial, institutional facility, computer applications of digital energy platforms and building analytics and/or performing diagnosis, repair of HVAC systems or boilers or auxiliary equipment; OR Four years of full-time hands on experience in a residential setting performing diagnosis, operation, maintenance repair of HVAC systems or boilers or auxiliary equipment; OR an Associate's Degree in HVAC and two years of qualifying experience; OR Completion of an HVAC certificate or diploma from a BOCES program (900-hours) OR completion of an approved certificate in HVAC, electrical, refrigeration, boiler operations and maintenance, or plumbing from and accredited technical school or technology college and two years of qualifying experience. (DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION) Closing Date: 04/22/19 STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY / AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
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SUNY Downstate's College of Medicine, Health Related Professions, Nursing and its School of Graduate Studies offer students a broad professional education that will prepare them for practice or careers in any location and community. This education provides exceptional opportunities for those students with a commitment to promoting health in urban communities and addressing the complex challenges of investigating and preventing diseases that confront clinicians, educators, and researchers in such an environment. This special aspect of Downstate's unique mission is reflected in the students it attracts and selects, the vast majority of whom are drawn from the New York City Metropolitan area. Many of these students are members of minority and cultural groups underrepresented in the health professions, and/or come from families of first-generation immigrants or from economically disadvantaged backgrounds.