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Plant Utilities Engineer 1, Residential Maintenance Services
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Date Posted Jan. 12, 2024
Title Plant Utilities Engineer 1, Residential Maintenance Services
University University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY, United States
Department Residential Maintenance Services
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Classified Staff
  • Facilities/Maintenance/Transportation
The University at Buffalo (UB) is now accepting applications for the Plant Utilities Engineer 1 position within Residential Maintenance Services. This position leads a dynamic and diverse team dedicated to the provision of safe and well-functioning residential and related support spaces.

As the Plant Utilities Engineer 1, your responsibilities include:
  • Operate and repair a variety of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and mechanical equipment.
  • Supervise a team of approximately 9 people; complete administrative time and attendance functions.
  • Order parts and materials as needed.
  • Perform appropriate preventative maintenance on equipment, boilers and systems.
  • Make recommendations to the leadership team on the renovations and replacement of equipment.
  • Respond to mechanical, electrical, or plumbing calls; troubleshoots and coordinate necessary repairs.
Our team recognizes the advantages diverse perspectives and backgrounds bring to the workplace. We are particularly interested in candidates who share this value and will work to achieve the university’s goals of inclusive excellence.

About Student Life
As a member of Student Life, you will join service professionals, all driven by one shared set of values designed to help ensure students’ well-being, create a safe and supportive environment, and promote student success. In Student Life, growth is a shared passion. We aim for excellence, thinking big and going bold. We pursue our goals tenaciously while stewarding the student experience. We build communities and advance diversity in all forms. We encourage discovery and celebrate success.
Outstanding Benefits Package
Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit - all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. We support your growth and development through our career coaching and training department and we qualify as a public service loan forgiveness organization. Learn more about our benefits website.

About The University at Buffalo
The University at Buffalo (UB) #ubuffalo is one of America’s leading public research universities and a flagship of the State University of New York system, recognized for our excellence and our impact. UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our research, creative activity and people positively impact the world. Like the city we call home, UB is distinguished by a culture of resilient optimism, resourceful thinking and pragmatic dreaming that enables us to reach others every day. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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