Title: Power Plant Equipment Operator
Position Type: Fulltime Staff
Search Type: External - minimum 7 days
Department: Facilities Management & Safety
Division: Finance & Administration
Position Location: Richmond Campus
Driver Classification: Driver
Schedule Type: Full Time (40 hrs per week or more)
Hours Per Week: 40
Additional Schedule Details:
Posted Salary Grade: Non-Exempt - 38
Contact Person: Kyle Willis
Job Summary/Basic Functions
Incumbent works directly with the Heat Plant Supervisor and Foreman to ensure flawless operation of the plant gas-fired boilers and to keep steam supply in compliance with EKU demands and to perform maintenance as needed on the steam delivery system
Education: High school diploma or GED.
Experience: One year of previous and directly related experience.
Or, an equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Working knowledge of associated safety procedures and confined space safety and lock-out/tag-out.
Licensure & Certifications:
Sponsorship: Visa sponsorship will be considered on a case-by-case basis, depending upon the needs of the unit, available sponsorship budget, and the qualifications of the candidate.
Funding Source: Institutional
Open Until Filled: Yes
Eastern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educational institution and does not discriminate on the basis of age (40 and over), race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, ethnicity, disability, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information in the admission to, or participation in, any educational program or activity (e.g., athletics, academics and housing) which it conducts or any employment policy or practice.
Background Check Statement
Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory background check.