Utility Operator #S_210889

University of Nebraska-Lincoln   Lincoln, NE   Full-time     Manufacturing / Production / Operations
Posted on October 10, 2021
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Utility Operator (II, III, IV, or Senior: 3 Positions available)
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Commitment to the mission and vision of the organization and consistently demonstrate our core values. Responsible for the operation of high-pressure boilers, steam turbines, centrifugal chillers and auxiliary equipment at University central heating and cooling plants. Position is responsible for ensuring the safe operation of Utility Plant equipment, tools, and machinery. Depending upon the position hired for, will supervise, perform, and/or assist in performing preventative maintenance and other light maintenance duties such as adjusting, cleaning, and painting as needed to maintain and repair utility plant equipment and facilities. Must be able to obtain the appropriate National Institute for the Uniform Licensing of Power Engineers (NIULPE), National Association of Power Engineers (NAPE), or other approved equivalent license for the position hired for within one year of employment. Must complete the UNL core training requirements for the position hired for within six months of appointment. Must be available by telephone to address work-related issues and may be required to perform work in addition to and outside of the normal scheduled shift 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. This may include emergency situations, coverage of shifts, or other operational needs, either on short notice or with advance notice.

Criminal history background check, driving record review and pre-placement physical will be conducted. Excellent benefits including staff/dependent scholarship program. Review of applications begins October 15.

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is an EO/AA employer and encourages minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.