Assistant Steam Distribution Operator (99346)

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Assistant Steam Distribution Operator

Department - To Be Determined

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Employees at this level are in training for and assist in servicing and operating heating, ventilation, air-conditioning, and other mechanical equipment in buildings and on the campus distribution system. They work under direct supervision from a designated supervisor.

An Assistant Steam Distribution Operator typically:

  • assists in servicing and operating building steam supply valves, air-conditioning equipment, ventilating fans, and other mechanical equipment
  • inspects, services, and operates tunnel piping and allied equipment (such as traps, condensate meters, vacuum and condensation pumps, expansion joints, and pressure regulating valves)
  • cleans, oils, greases, and packs equipment
  • performs related duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:
1. one year of mechanical experience
2. satisfactory completion of an approved training program as required by the institution to be served

For more information about this classification:

Assistant Steam Distribution Operator positions are benefits-eligible civil service positions. Most positions are full-time (40 hours per week, 12 months per year). The minimum salary is $25.21 per hour.

There may not be current vacancies in this classification.

Application Procedures:
To apply, submit a Civil Service application at and an exam request form for Assistant Steam Distribution Operator. Documents such as college transcripts (unofficial are accepted), resumes, driver's license, professional licenses, and certifications should be uploaded to the application by the time you submit an exam request, as these documents may be required for your exam.

Do not apply if you are a current employee working in this classification. Current employees may request to be added to the Transfer List.

Please monitor your email (including spam or junk mail) for testing and other correspondence from [email protected] and [email protected].

For further information regarding application procedures, contact Staff Human Resources at 217-333-2137 or [email protected].

The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Other pre-employment assessments may be required, depending on the classification of Civil Service employment.

The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit To learn more about the University's commitment to diversity, please visit

College Name or Administrative Unit: Staff Human Resources
Category: 4-Crafts and Trades
Title: Assistant Steam Distribution Operator (99346)
Open Date: 07/09/2018
Close Date: 07/16/2018
Organization Name: Staff Human Resources Operations





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Posted: 10/9/2018
Application Due: 10/16/2018
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