Energy Utilities Technician

Job description

Position Type:

Temporary Staff (SHRA)

Job Title:

Energy Utilities Technician

Department Name:

ES CG - 227110

Vacancy ID:


Position Posting Category:

Facilities and Skilled Trades

Hiring Range:



Full-Time Temporary

If part-time, how many hours per week?:


Work Schedule:

Monday-Thursday 4-10/hour days 6:30am to 6:00pm
Some overtime, nights, holidays and weekends work may be required

Proposed Start Date:


Estimated Duration of Appointment:

6 months not to exceed 11 months

Posting Open Date:


Posting Close Date:


Description of Work:

This position will assist with providing mechanical and/or electrical skills
(troubleshooting, analysis, repairs and both preventive and predictive maintenance) on the complex Steam Distribution System; assist with performing diagnostics, maintenance and repair to critical steam distribution piping, tunnels, hardware, equipment, hot water systems, etc. The position will work with experienced mechanics for all job functions until fully trained. Additionally, they will work closely with other mechanics using the Distributive Control System (DCS) and other equipment and systems unique to Cogeneration Systems. The maintenance practices will ensure safe, reliable and efficient operation of this multi-million-dollar facility.

Education and Experience:

Minimum Education and Experience:
High school diploma or equivalency and one year of related experience; or equivalent combination of training and experience. Requires certification(s).

Special Physical and Mental Requirements:

The environmental conditions vary tremendously from air condition and heat to dusty, hot, humid, and cold conditions. This position will be required to work in all conditions for various lengths of time depending on the operational requirements. This position will be required to enter confined spaces or hazardous environments with the appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), in accordance with established procedures (i.e. respirator, hard hat, safety glasses, safety vest, safety shoes, uniforms, etc.)

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement:

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Stimulus/ARRA Funded:


Special Instructions :

Applicants applying to this position will also be considered for position 20019045.

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Job No:
Posted: 6/2/2021
Application Due: 6/14/2021
Work Type: Full Time