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Four years of experience in the operation, repair and/or maintenance of large commercial or industrial type stationary engines or mechanical equipment such as air conditioning, heating, refrigerating, pumping, generating, chillers, or closely related systems.
Training in commercial air conditioning, refrigeration or diesel mechanics will substitute for a maximum of two years of the required experience on a month for month basis.
Incidental duties in operating or maintaining one's own heating, air conditioning or related equipment will not be considered as qualifying experience.
NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENT:
For those positions in which incumbents will be working with and handling refrigerants, possession of an appropriate EPA refrigerant recycling and recovery certification for technicians will be required (as required under Section 608 of the Clean Air Act, 1990).
Additional information regarding technician certification requirements and programs may be obtained by calling the Stratospheric Ozone Protection Hotline at (800) 296-1996 (10am-4pm Eastern Time, Monday-Friday except federal holidays) or by visiting the EPA's Stratospheric Ozone Depletion Web Site at www.epa.gov/ozone/title6/608.
Function of Work:
To provide direct-line supervision, guidance, and logistical support to a group of subordinate operating engineers.
Level of Work:
Broad review from a higher-level Operating Engineer or agency official.
Direct over Operating Engineers.
Location of Work:
May be used by all state agencies.
Differs from Operating Engineer Master and Operating Engineer - Cogeneration by the presence of responsibility for providing direct-line supervision over at least two operating engineer positions.
Differs from Operating Engineer Superintendent and similar jobs by the absence of overall responsibility for a multi-building power plant complex.
Examples of Work
Schedules, assigns, and inspects work of subordinate operating engineers.
Plans and supervises a preventive maintenance program.
Plans, supervises, and checks operating repairs and adjustments necessary to maintain the plant in good and safe operating condition.
Compiles summary reports reflecting the performance of boilers, chillers, and related equipment.
Maintains records such as log books and work orders which detail the operation and maintenance work performed by subordinates.
Oversees wastewater treatment.
Performs and directs varied minor emergency repairs to various ancillary buildings.