University of Texas Health Science Center Utility Plant Operator-Associate in San Antonio, Texas
Associate’s degree, technical apprenticeship or three (3) years experience in the operation and maintenance of utility distribution equipment.
Operates and maintains equipment which regulates the flow of chilled water, steam, air, water and heating equipment into buildings from a central distribution point. Competent in operation of HVAC, steam and chilled water, air systems, and basic knowledge of reverse osmosis and water softener systems. Monitors control board and regulates equipment according to procedures and information obtained from recording and indicating instruments. Adjust blowers and igniters to start up or shut down boilers.
Make entries into control room log book showing any discrepancies in plant equipment or systems, document repairs in the plant. Communicate with supervisor, relieving shift, and prior shift on equipment status, needed supplies, tools or resources.
Perform chemical analysis of plant water systems. Ensure all tests are completed and parameters are normal.
We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer which includes protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Career Family: Facilities & Engineering Operations
Job Title: Utility Plant Operator-Associate
Work Location: Main Campus (7703 Floyd Curl Drive)
Benefits Eligible?: Yes
Work Schedule: Shift Work
Number of hours per week: 40
Is this position required to drive a UT vehicle?: Yes
Job Description: To provide technical skills in the operation and maintenance of equipment in the Energy Plant.
Combination of Relevant Education and Experience accepted: Yes
Percentage Of Time: 20
Job Duty: Performs other duties as assigned.
Requisition Number: 20163114
Type of Recruitment: Open Recruitment (open to UTHSCSA and non-UTHSCSA employees)
Security Sensitive Statement: All positions are security sensitive and will require criminal background checks.