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Minimum Qualifications NYS employee with one year or more of permanent or contingent–permanent competitive service as a Plant Utilities Engineer 2 (G16) and eligible for transfer under Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law.
Candidate should be familiar with the specialized needs of a health-related and/or laboratory facility. Candidate should be familiar with: general energy conservation methodology in a laboratory facility, laboratory capital equipment, specialized HVAC system, and building management systems. Should be capable of productively participating in capital planning and improvement projects as they pertain to power-plant and laboratory systems construction and maintenance. Candidate should also be familiar with systems necessary to provide laboratory services. Experience overseeing preventive maintenance programs, emergency response efforts in case of plant system and/or utility provider failures, back-up power and generator systems, supervision and shift work, and facility procurements. Experience with arc flash and lockout-tagout procedures. Universal refrigeration certification is a plus.
Duties Description The Plant Utilities Engineer 2 will work alongside and supervise Plant Utilities Engineer 1 staff who operate, maintain and repair mechanical and electrical equipment providing heat, hot water, ventilation, air conditioning and electrical distribution in a safe and efficient manner. May also be responsible for supervising Plant Utilities Assistants, helpers, contractors, and tradespeople. Candidate should have the training and ability to work in confined spaces.
Additional Comments Location Specified:
Wadsworth Center, Maintenance and Operations
David Axelrod Institute, New Scotland Avenue, Albany, NY 12208 AND/OR
Griffin Laboratory, State Farm Road, Slingerlands, NY 12159
Permanent, full-time. Since exposure to potentially hazardous substances may be involved in these position, the candidate who accepts the position may be required to wear personal protective equipment, undergo pre-employment and periodic health evaluations, and receive specific immunizations. Possess and maintain a valid, unrestricted NYS motor vehicle license. May be required to obtain Department of Environmental Conservation certifications related to site-specific facility operation. This is a 24/7 shift operation – shift assignment is subject to bidding based on DOH-Wadsworth Seniority time and may be subject to change based on operation requirements. Overtime may be required.
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Notes on ApplyingSubmit resume to Human Resources Management Group, PM/PUE2/12755 Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237-0012, or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or by fax to (518) 473-3395 with a subject line PM/PUE2/12755 no later than January 16, 2018.