Third Class Operating Engineer

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Third Class Operating Engineer

Central Utilities Plant, Physical Resources

Hiring #: 2021-0193

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Reporting to the Chief Engineer, the Third Class Operating Engineer is responsible for performing the duties of a licensed Third Class Operating Engineer in a 3800 therm hour steam plant and 152 therm hour chilling plant. The incumbent is also the Assistant Shift Engineer, and as such must have thorough, in-depth knowledge of the entire plant’s operation. The Assistant Shift Engineer is responsible for ensuring safe and efficient delivery of all services to the campus.

Requirements of the position include: A third class Operating Engineer certificate combined with operating experience in a large utilities plant with gas/oil operation; operating experience in a centrifugal chiller plant; and experience with diesel engines and air compressors. Basic computer skills are also required.

Position Number 826-021
Start rate $32.97 per hour
Job Rate $33.80 per hour

At the University of Guelph, fostering a culture of inclusion is an institutional imperative. The University invites and encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including from groups that are traditionally underrepresented in employment, who may contribute to further diversification of our Institution.

Posting Date: 2021 05 04
Closing Date: 2021 06 07