The University of St. Thomas, Physical Plant is accepting applications for a full-time Mechanical Maintenance (HVAC) Engineer.
Under the direction of the chief engineer this position operates and maintains all mechanical equipment, plumbing systems, HVAC equipment, steam-generating equipment and accessories, kitchen equipment, maintains swimming pools, saunas and hot tubs; performs preventive maintenance on HVAC equipment.
This is a second shift position with the tentative scheduled hours of 2:30 – 10:30 p.m., Monday – Friday. This position may be called upon to work weekends and holidays as needed.
Background checks will be completed in the selection process for this position. Individual must pass a criminal background check and a pre-employment physical.
High School diploma or GED; graduate of a 2 year HVAC/plumbing/boiler operations program and recognized apprenticeship program; Minnesota State First Class C Boiler License; swimming pool operator certification; Universal refrigerant certification.
We are looking for candidates with working knowledge of steam-generating boilers and accessories, plumbing systems, and energy management DDC and pneumatics and hands-on ability to perform plumbing repairs and to work in adverse temperatures.
Inspired by Catholic tradition, the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely, and work skillfully to advance the common good. The successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission statement.
This position is in a collective bargaining unit. New employees must satisfy a 60 working day probationary period and join the union after its satisfactory completion.