Serves as a key player to the physical plant operation and control of the Central Heating Plant. Responsible for the overall operation of the Central Heating Plant to include; plant operation duties, inspections and watch standing, and campus alarm monitoring.
This position is considered “Essential Personnel” in the event that:
•an emergency occurs on the PEA Campus or in the vicinity that would impact PEA;
•inclement weather forces the closing of campus or;
•other emergency events deemed appropriate.
•Perform routine daily operations on all steam generating, auxiliary and ice rink equipment as outlined in the CHP Preventive Maintenance Program.
•Monitor and operate steam generation equipment and auxiliaries.
•Monitor, analyze and control manual and automated systems.
•Stand boiler plant watch and perform firefighter duties as required and outlined below.
•Monitor and record high and low pressure system steam outputs, boiler water temperature, pressure and water levels, as well as fuel pressure.
•Maintain accurate logs and records of outside air temperature, feeding water temperature, boiler water levels, receiving water temperature and steam pressures.
•Monitor & operate ice rink equipment to include checking and recording ammonia levels, brine system temperatures.
•Operate equipment-using computers, PLCs, meters, hand and power tools.
•Utilize mobile devices and a computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) to receive, document, and complete work order requests.
•Observing and reporting, through the CMMS, defects, deterioration and wear and tear on the facilities.
•Monitor campus building automation system alarms; evaluate issues to determine priorities and appropriate response.