Utility Plant Operator III
Utility Plant Operator IIIUtilities & Energy Management
The University of Iowa
Minimum Base Salary: $47,528
The University of Iowa Power Plant facility provides support to a major Big 10 University and UI Hospitals and Clinics facilities and is a combined heat and power plant with 640,000 lbs. per hour steam production capacity and 24.7 mW of electrical generation capacity. Facility houses two coal boilers, four gas boilers, and three controlled extraction steam turbine generators controlled by an integrated digital control system.
We are seeking an experienced Utility Plant Operator who will, under general supervision operate boilers and turbine driven generators, chilled water production equipment and associated auxiliaries as well as coordinate power plant equipment operations with other plant personnel.
High school diploma or GED, and
Four years' experience in an industrial plant, process plant or power plant, operating boilers, pumps, fans, conveyors or other similar equipment, a minimum of two years of which must be in the operation of coal and/or gas/oil fired water tube boilers, steam turbine generators and related plant equipment including pumps, fans, conveyors and other similar equipment, and
Possession of a license similar to the National Institute for the Uniform Licensing of Power Engineers (NIULPE) or State of Minnesota First Class-A Engineer license or ability to become licensed within 6 months, and
Valid driver's license and ability to meet University of Iowa Fleet Safety standards.
A pre-employment criminal background check is also required.
Minimum salary: $22.85/hour (a higher starting pay rate may be requested based on exceptional qualifications).
Benefits: Generous benefits package, including 12 days paid vacation per year to start and paid sick leave. Complete information regarding the full benefits package may be viewed at https://hr.uiowa.edu/benefits/merit-staff-benefits .
Work hours: 12-hour rotating shift. Will rotate 6:00am 6:00pm or 6:00pm 6:00am every two weeks, including weekends and holidays, with rotating days off and occasional paid overtime.
To apply for this position, please go to http://jobs.uiowa.edu and complete an online merit application for job number #19834.
Questions, please contact: University of Iowa Employment Services,
319-335-2656 General Line; 800-272-6400 Iowa Toll Free.
The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
Ad ID: 81692
Post Date: September 30, 2017
Expire Date: October 19, 2017
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