Plant Technician Qualifications:
Must have a detailed understanding of Combined Heat and Power and Central Utility Plants including startup, operations and maintenance of boilers, combustion turbine generators, steam turbine generators, steam distribution systems, chilled water plants with centrifugal and absorption chillers and heating hot water systems and distribution.
Must have a technical education, and five years of documented work related experience with understanding system design, operating parameters and analyzing system issues.
Must be preventive and predictive maintenance focused with strong mechanical and control troubleshooting skills, a thorough understanding of installed machinery and equipment with the ability to recommend, and make/coordinate repairs to boilers, turbines, chillers, and auxiliary machinery such as pumps, valves, compressors, and heat exchangers.
Must be able to interpret MEP blueprints, system schematic diagrams and have the ability to utilize them troubleshoot systems and equipment.