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Job ID: 206628

Plant Utilities Engineer 2
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Date Posted Mar. 3, 2023
Title Plant Utilities Engineer 2
University University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY, United States
Department Campus Operations
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Classified Staff
  • Facilities/Maintenance/Transportation
This position will supervise Utilities staff engaged in the inspection, preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, repair and operation of boilers, chillers and other essential equipment that provide heating or cooling to campus buildings.

  • Heating Systems: Manage the systems maintenance and repair of a full range, in size, type and pressure, of steam and hot water boilers located outside of the utility plants.
  • Cooling Systems: Manage the systems maintenance and repair of a full range, in size and type of chillers and cooling towers located outside of the utility plants.
  • Preventative maintenance: Develop and implement a written preventative maintenance schedule to ensure that all required maintenance tasks are completed on a regular basis and that any issues are addressed promptly.
  • Scheduling and work order management: Provide proper scheduling of maintenance activities and management of work orders to ensure that the necessary work is performed in a timely and effective manner. This involves tracking maintenance requests, prioritizing work, and scheduling staff and resources accordingly.
  • Training and development: Provide regular training and development of maintenance staff to ensure that they have the necessary skills and knowledge to maintain the various chiller and boiler systems on campus.
  • Safety management: Ensure that staff are properly trained and equipped to work safely, and that safety procedures are followed at all times.
  • Performance management: Provide regular performance evaluations and feedback help to ensure maintenance staff are meeting expectations and that any issues or areas for improvement are identified and addressed.
  • Communication and collaboration: Provide effective communication and collaboration between maintenance staff and other departments on the college campus to ensure that the chiller and boiler systems are properly maintained and that any issues are identified and addressed in a timely manner.
  • Customer Service: Provide exceptional customer service by providing a high level of support, care, and attention to detail and going above and beyond to meet the needs and expectations of our campus customers.
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. Visit our benefits website to learn about our benefit packages.

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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