Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Shift Operations Specialist for University Facilities. This position reports to the Senior Shift Supervisor. This position ensures Rutgers University's compliance with state and federal regulations for all equipment and operators statewide under the pressure vessel compliance requirements.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Oversees the operation, maintenance, repair, and improvement of all boilers throughout the state.
Responds to emergency calls and violations and resolves issues or relays to appropriate personnel or outside contractors.
Responds to state and federal agency requests for information and ensures violations are corrected in accordance with state and federal regulations.
Ensures all personnel have appropriate, active licenses as required by the state and federal regulations.
Documents and oversees the appropriate documentation of required checks utilizing the utility log system.
Prepares ad hoc and annual reports in accordance with state agency requirements.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
A minimum of two (2) years of boiler operating experience in a plant with over 3000 H.P. capacity.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge of and experience with HVAC equipment and controls, operations and repair, as well as the ability to and experience with operating high voltage electrical equipment necessary.
Strong oral and written communication skills and the ability to interface with all levels of personnel and a working knowledge of Microsoft office.
Five (5) years boiler operating experience in a plant with over 3000 H.P. capacity and knowledge of and experience with HVAC equipment and controls, operations and repair, as well as the ability to and experience with operating high voltage electrical equipment necessary.
Possession of higher level of boiler license (Red/Gold Seal) and licensed in refrigeration.
Experience in operating a Cogeneration Plant.
Working knowledge of both pneumatic and DDCHVAC Control systems.
Experience in working with Computerized Maintenance Management Systems.
Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license and be willing to travel, when necessary, to sites throughout New Jersey for business demands.
Routinely intervenes with a variety of HVAC equipment (boilers, chillers, air handlers, controls) during any given shift.
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
This position requires the ability to climb stairs, lift 25 lbs. minimum, work off of ladders, and perform overhead work.
This position works a 37.5 hour work week, but is also on call for emergencies and shift coverage if becomes necessary.
Clean driving record
Posting Number: 21ST1812
Location: Rutgers University - New Brunswick
Internal Number: 136310
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.