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Job ID: 133460

Apprentice Engineer
University of San Francisco

Date Posted Nov. 13, 2019
Title Apprentice Engineer
University University of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, United States
Department N/A
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professional Staff
  • Facilities/Maintenance/Transportation

Job Title:
Apprentice Engineer

Job Summary:
Each apprentice shall be responsible for maintaining a record of the time spent by him/her of each work process and in related and supplemental instruction pursuant to the rules of the Joint Apprenticeship and Advisory Committee. Apprentices shall satisfactorily perform the learning and work tasks and duties assigned to them both on the job and in related instruction and shall comply with the rules, regulations and decisions of the Joint Apprenticeship and Advisory Committee.

Full Job Description:

The apprentice will be rotated through the work processes that will enable him/her to gain knowledge and experience in the operation, maintenance and repair of Plant equipment.

Work Processes:

1. Boilers

a. Combustion problems

b. care and maintenance

c. water treatment

2. Air Compressors

a. care and maintenance

b. valve replacement

c. packing

3. Pumps

a. valve replacement

b. packing

c. mechanical seal replacement

4. Electrical Motors

a. oiling and greasing

b. computator care

c. brush bearing replacement

d. minor repairs

5. Engines

a. steam and diesel

b. maintenance

6. Heating and Ventilation Equipment

a. maintenance and minor repairs

b. fan care, motor maintenance and steam traps

7. Electrical and Electronic Equipment

a. maintenance, adjustment and trouble-shooting

8. Refrigeration

a. air conditioning

b. automatic controls

9. General Maintenance

a. pipe fitting and plumbing

b. welding

10. Plant Management

a. costs, reports, records, filing system

Full time

Pay Rate:

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The University of San Francisco is located in the heart of one of the worlds most innovative and diverse cities, and is home to a vibrant academic community of students and faculty who achieve excellence in their fields. Its diverse student body enjoys direct access to faculty, small classes and outstanding opportunities in the city itself. USF is San Francisco's first university, and its Jesuit Catholic mission helps ignite a students passion for social justice and a desire to Change the World From Here. For more information, visit


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