Job #: G529
Posted Date: January 8, 2020
Closes On: Open Until Filled
Job Title: Boiler & Chiller Plant Operations Mechanic
Status: Regular Full Time
Benefits Eligible: Yes
Laboratory/Department: Facility Services
The Salk Institute Facility Service department is responsible for overseeing building maintenance, ground maintenance, the interior and exterior building systems, and grounds.
The Maintenance Mechanic I primarily is responsible for the operation, maintenance and repair of boilers and chillers for the heating and cooling systems on campus. The Maintenance Mechanic I is distinguished from the Building Service Engineer in that the Maintenance Mechanic I typically works with centralized equipment, while the Building Service Engineer must service centralized equipment and a wide range of distribution systems and equipment. Under general supervision, incumbents monitor, operate, and maintain boiler and chiller systems and their components; respond to calls; manipulate features of building automation systems to adjust space temperatures and air intake to optimize comfort while conserving energy; affect building automation programming schedules for the heating and cooling of campus facilities; conduct chemical analyses for water treatment for both chillers and boilers; perform some soldering and brazing on plant equipment and pipelines; and may provide work direction to semi-skilled and unskilled assistants Examples of typical activities for each classification are not meant to be all inclusive or restrictive; incumbents may perform related work activities.
This position requires constant seeing, touching and feeling.
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