The General Maintenance Technician position centers around a strong focus on operating, maintaining, troubleshooting, and repairing plant equipment and systems. The General Maintenance Technician provides technical understanding of and practical experience with the distribution, production, and components associated with multiple electrical, motor, water, air, heating and cooling systems. General Maintenance Technicians operate, maintain, and perform basic repairs on most equipment and systems in the plant to which they are assigned. This individual will be responsible for following safety programs for all facility activities and equipment, as well as assisting and maintaining trouble call procedures for facilities. The individual in this role must work a rotating shift schedule, be available for call-in work, and must obtain a NIULPE Certification within one year of employment.
Steam, condensate, chilled water, electrical motors, paralleling switch gear, motor control centers, condenser systems, variable frequency drives, reciprocating engines, generators, compressed air and compressors, pumps, chillers, air handlers, boilers, cooling towers, pneumatic and low voltage control systems
Safety training; tagging and labeling, SDS administration, Injury and near miss reporting, following proper procedure for all maintenance activities, procurement of all safety equipment, inventory, and maintenance
EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS and EXPERIENCE
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to work at a desk and operate a computer, often sitting for long periods of time. Literacy is essential for this job. The employee may occasionally have to lift and/or move up to 10 to 20 pounds.
The employee is required to practice, recognize, and interpret safety precautions and follow safety rules and OSHA requirements as they relate to the job.
The employee is required to work in an indoor environment. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
Energy Systems Group reserves the rights to modify, interpret, or apply this job description in any way the company desires. This job description in no way implies that these are the only duties, including main accountabilities, to be performed by the employee occupying this position. This job description is not an employment contract, implied or otherwise. The employment relationship remains “at-will.”