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3rd Class Engineer

Posted: 11-17-17 Company: City of Boston Location: Boston City Hall

Job Description

Job Title:                         Third Class Stationary Engineer               

Location:                         Property Management Department

Full/Part-Time:                Full-Time

Regular/Temporary:       Regular

General Description

This is a provisional appointment.

Under supervision of chief building engineer, maintains building systems for City owned buildings, including heating and cooling.

Primary Responsibilities and Tasks

·     Supervises and participates in the operation of heating, ventilation, air-conditioning and other equipment for building systems.

·     Cleans, maintains, repairs, and operates chillers, cooling towers, flow meters, pumps, compressors, generators, air-conditioning and refrigeration units and other mechanical equipment.   

·     Monitors and adjusts as necessary building management (automated control) systems, equipment, and gauges and power consumption, and monitors and controls the operation of all machinery including generators when necessary.

·     Performs preventive maintenance and prepares building for seasonal changeovers for heating and cooling.

·     Keeps accurate records in duty log and assists contractors performing work on building.

·     Performs related work as required.

Minimum Entrance Qualifications

·     Possession of a Third Class or higher Stationary Engineer’s license based on standards established by the Massachusetts Department of Public Safety and pursuant to Chapter 146 of the Massachusetts General Laws.

·     Ability to exercise good judgment and focus on detail as required by the job.

·     Massachusetts driver’s license preferred.

·     Hoisting license preferred.

·     CORI check required.

Boston Residency Required.

Instructions to Apply:

Please contact John Sinagra, Building Systems Engineer 617-635-4109 for more details.