The Steam Engineer is responsible for the operation of high pressure boilers, large steam engines and boilers, air compressors, turbines (except generating turbines), ventilating and refrigerating equipment, generators and other related equipment commonly found in an industrial plant power house. This work requires practical skill and knowledge and journey-level skill as a Steam Engineer and may require interpreting specifications, blueprints, manufacturers' manuals, sketches or similar documents.
High school diploma or equivalent (GED)
A documented and verified U.S. Department of Labor Completion of Apprenticeship Certificate as an Engineer Steam or eight (8) years of documented experience as an Engineer - Steam in a manufacturing environment
Ability, with or without reasonable accommodation, to work any shift and work overtime, including daily, weekends and holidays as required
Working knowledge of basic algebra concepts and principles sufficient to understand and apply basic trade formulas
Ability to work from blueprints, drawings, layouts or other specifications to plan sequences of operations
Observe and interpret readings on gauges, meters, and charts registering various aspects of boiler operation to ensure that boilers are operating properly
Skilled in reading technical instructions related to the trade in order to comprehend written work instructions, equipment operating instructions, and/or other documents related to the job functions
Ability to maintain daily logs of operation, maintenance, and safety activities, including test results, instrument readings, and details of equipment malfunctions and maintenance work
Working knowledge of functions, operation, and servicing procedures for various HVAC systems, steam distribution, water treatment absorption/centrifugal refrigeration, water conditioning, pumps, piping, steam turbines, emergency generators, motor air compressors, and auxiliary equipment
Ability to monitor and inspect equipment, computer terminals, switches, valves, gauges, alarms, safety devices, and meters to detect leaks or malfunctions and to ensure that equipment is operating efficiently and safely
Ability to analyze problems and take appropriate action to ensure continuous and reliable operation of equipment and systems
Ability to clean and lubricate boilers and auxiliary equipment and make minor adjustments as needed, using hand tools
Ability to perform or arrange for repairs, such as complete overhauls, replacement of defective valves, gaskets, or bearings, or fabrication of new parts
Ability to operate or tend stationary engines, boilers, and auxiliary equipment such as pumps, compressors, and air-conditioning equipment, to supply and maintain steam or heat for buildings, marine vessels, or pneumatic tools
Ability to activate valves to maintain required amounts of water in boilers, to adjust supplies of combustion air, and to control the flow of fuel into burners
Ability to test boiler water quality or arrange for testing and take necessary corrective action, such as adding chemicals to prevent corrosion and harmful deposits
Ability to adjust controls and/or valves on equipment to provide power, and to regulate and set operations of system or industrial processes
Ability to monitor boiler water, chemical, and fuel levels, and make adjustments to maintain required levels
General knowledge of specialized filtration and critical air balance systems, e.g., high efficiency particulate filter pathogen-free and bio-containment
Skillful in analyzing information concerning the efficient/economical operation of heating, ventilation, and refrigeration and air conditioning equipment in order to complete reports and/or make recommendations
Ability to work in confined spaces
Working knowledge of personal computer and software sufficient to review computerized building and maintenance management systems
Must hold any such licenses as the laws of the community require
In order to be considered for this position, your work experience as an Engineer -- Steam / Stationary Engineer in a manufacturing environment must be documented and verified.
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