SC Department of Public Safety Lead Boiler Operator in York County, South Carolina
Reporting to the Central Energy Supervisor, the Lead Boiler Operator assists in coordinating the operation and maintenance of the Central Heating Plant and auxiliary boiler systems on an assigned shift. Assists in the repair and maintenance of all university boilers during annual summer shutdown. Ensures safe, efficient and continuous operation of boilers; monitors and controls operation of heating plant boilers and related mechanical equipment as well as boilers at other campus locations; and makes adjustments to boiler controls as needed. Functions as crew leader on repair and maintenance projects outside of the heating plant. Oversees routine repair and maintenance by trades workers. Performs more specialized functions associated with the repair and maintenance or replacement of steam traps, pumps, valves, impellers, turbines, motors, etc. Troubleshoots problems in pneumatic and electric boiler controls. Provides daily instruction and supervision of shift trades workers. Assists in maintaining inventory of parts and supplies and establishing work schedules. Works call-back schedules with supervisor on rotating basis. Assists outside contractors as instructed. Analyzes feed water and adds chemicals as instructed. Prepares boilers for annual inspection and testing. Provides coverage when a member of the team calls out or is on vacation.
Minimum and Additional Requirements
High school diploma; four years of experience operating, maintaining and repairing high-pressure steam boilers; and a valid driver's license required. Supervisory experience helpful. Thorough understanding of the techniques and procedures for operating high-pressure steam boilers. Ability to follow written instructions and directions; think and act quickly in an emergency; and establish and maintain effective working relationships with faculty, staff, students, co-workers and supervisors. Demonstrated mechanical aptitude.
SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONS ARE CONSIDERED PART OF YOUR OFFICIAL APPLICATION. PLEASE COMPLETE THE STATE APPLICATION TO INCLUDE ALL CURRENT AND PREVIOUS WORK HISTORY AND EDUCATION. A RESUME WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED NOR REVIEWED TO DETERMINE IF AN APPLICANT HAS MET THE QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE POSITION.*
Winthrop University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate against any individual or group of individuals on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, or veteran status. Women, minorities, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Salary: $27,527.00 - $50,930.00 Annually
Location: York County, SC
Job Type: FTE - Full-Time
Job Number: 202106
Closing: 4/25/2021 11:59 PM Eastern
Agency Specific Application Procedures: Please submit a cover letter and resume with your application.
Class Code: KC40
Position Number: 202106
Normal Work Schedule: Other
Normal Work Schedule (Other): 7:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m. Sunday through Thursday
Pay Band: Band 4
Hiring Range - Min.: $41,930.00
Hiring Range - Max.: $43,680.00
Opening Date: 08/11/2020
EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer
Agency: State of South Carolina Winthrop University
Address: 303 Tillman Hall Rock Hill, South Carolina, 29733