Operating Engineer

Job description

Job Title:

OPERATING ENGINEER

Position Number:

8102474

Job Category:

University Staff

Job Type:

Full-Time

FLSA Status:

Non-Exempt

Campus:

Rogers Park-Lake Shore Campus

Department Name:

FACILITIES LSC

Location Code:

FACILITIES LSC (07211A)

Is this split and/or fully grant funded? :

No

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Operating Engineer will be under the direct supervision of the Chief and Assistant Chief Engineers. Duties include, but not limited to operating or assisting in the operation of:
- all HVAC equipment
- motors, turbines, combustion engines, and pumps
- air compressors
- ice/refrigeration equipment
- chillers (centrifugal, screw & reciprocating)
- hot water boilers
- low pressure steam boiler
- elevators
- fire suppression systems
- ADA equipment
- building automation systems (BAS)
- may at times be needed to assist with snow removal
- other duties as assigned

Minimum Education and/or Work Experience:

High School Diploma, Trade School or GED graduate and three years of related experience; member of Local 399 Operating Engineers Union or enrollment in said union within 90 days of accepting position as operating engineer. Licenses: City of Chicago Stationary Engineer License.

Qualifications:

- Ability to read and interpret MEPFP as-built drawings
- Ability to use tools of the trade
- Ability to work in high and/or confined spaces
- Ability to carry materials to perform work functions
- Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
- Must supply their own hand tools
- Must be in good physical condition with the ability to assist with snow removal and other labor-intensive requests
- Must be able to work irregular hours if needed to perform job requirements
- Must be able to work successfully with other trades to perform job duties

Certificates/Credentials/Licenses:

City of Chicago Stationary Engineer License
Must be in good standing with IUOE Local 399
Must have a valid driver’s license in good standing, and maintain the license while employed as an operating engineer

Computer Skills:

- proficient in the operation of building automation systems
- advanced user of Microsoft office software
- advanced user of computerized maintenance management software

Supervisory Responsibilities:

No

Required operation of university owned vehicles:

Yes

Does this position require direct animal or patient contact? :

No

Physical Demands:

Lifting, Carrying, Standing, Climbing, Crawling/Kneeling, Repetitive Motions

Working Conditions:

Lighting, Heating, Ventilation, Odors, Noise, Heights, Danger, Irregular Hours, Exposure to Inclement Weather

Quick Link for Posting:

https://www.careers.luc.edu/postings/15103

 

 

 

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Job No:
Posted: 2/19/2021
Application Due: 2/27/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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