Job Purpose: Operate, maintain and troubleshoot components of boilers, steam heaters and associated support systems. This positions generally functions at the Journeyman level of expertise within most areas of this specialty.
Operate, inspect clean and maintain components of boilers, hot and domestic water and condensate systems including pressure vessels, pumps, motors, piping valves, strainers and controls.
Operate inspect, clean and maintain components of natural gas and/or propane fueled burner and supply systems including pumps, piping, valves, filters and controls.
Operate, inspect and clean components of pneumatic and electronic control systems.
Operate, inspect and maintain components of air compressor system.
May be required to operate and maintain building systems, machine tools, maintenance equipment, motor vehicles, hand/power tools, electrical/electronic instrumentation and light equipment.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
Education: High School Diploma, GED Certificate or Vocational School Diploma.
Work Experience: Three to four years job related experience.
Certifications: Georgia Fourth Class Boiler License; Valid Georgia Driver's License.
This job requires Journeyman level skill in operation, cleaning, inspection, adjustment, repair/replacement, calibration/testing, and troubleshooting of static components of steam heaters and associated support systems. Basic skills are required in maintenance of other components and for operation and/or maintenance of computers, controls, electrical systems, utility services; and, reading drawings and schematics.
Preferred Education: Technical Diploma, Associate's Degree or two years college course work.
Preferred Work Experience: N/A
Preferred Certifications: N/A
Additional Information: May require handling of hazardous materials and working in areas near rotating machinery, live electrical wiring, high-pressure liquids and gases and heated surfaces. May require lifting objects up to 75 pounds , working in confined spaces, exposure to high noise levels, climbing ladders and standing/walking on scaffolding. May require work outdoors in adverse weather conditions. Wearing of full-face respirator may be required.
Impact & Influence: This position will interact on a consistent basis with: supervisory personnel, stationary engineers, mechanics, administrative personnel, vendors/suppliers contractors and environmental health and safety personnel. This position typically will advise and counsel: NA. This position will supervise: NA
Georgia Institute Of Technology