Steam Distribution Foreman (99423)

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Steam Distribution Foreman

Department - To Be Determined

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Employees at this level direct the operation of heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning equipment and the maintenance of steam distribution piping, chilled water distribution piping, condensate return pumps, and tunnels.

A Steam Distribution Foreman typically:

  • directs, assigns, and assists steam distribution personnel in the performance of their duties
  • directs the operation of opening and closing steam valves to buildings and starting and stopping building ventilating fans
  • supervises the checking of buildings to see that satisfactory temperatures are being maintained
  • directs the inspection of building radiator traps, tunnel piping, steam distribution, condensate meters, expansion joints, pressure reducing valves, and related facilities and equipment
  • approves time cards
  • maintains reports
  • performs related duties as assigned

This position is for current permanent University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign employees who are working in the Steam Distribution promotional line.

Minimum Qualifications:
Eight years of experience in steam distribution operation

For more information about this classification:

Steam Distribution Foreman positions are benefits-eligible civil service positions. Most positions are full-time (37.5 hours per week, 12 months per year). The minimum salary is $21.45 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 Steam Distribution Foreman. 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: Steam Distribution Foreman (99423)
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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