Manager, Steam Production and Distribution Systems
74750-Facilities Management AVC
TBD based on qualifications
The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a qualified Manager for the daily operation of the Carrillo Street Steam Plant and the steam distribution system. The incumbent will be responsible for specifying and implementing plant maintenance work, inspections, and required testing to ensure safe and efficient plant operation. The incumbent will make recommendations to Facilities Administration for capital upgrades or repairs required for the steam plant and distribution system. This position will also identify improvements required to meet current and future steam demands for University and UPMC facilities; and Identify energy conservation measures to reduce operating costs and/or improve system performance.
Minimum Related Experience Level Required
6-9 years experience
Additional Education and/or Experience Essential to the Position
Bachelor's degree in Engineering preferred, but extensive experience in steam/utility plant management and operations may be considered in lieu of formal education.
Minimum of 7 years' experience in the operation of large high pressure steam system and associated equipment, with 5 years' experience in management of an organized labor force preferred. A strong background and experience in mechanical systems and management is required. Requires experience with boiler and emissions control systems and preventive/reactive maintenance systems for complex steam systems. Experience with the operation and maintenance of large campus steam distribution systems is preferred. Experience in the management and operation of central chilled water plants and distribution systems is also preferred.
Must be proficient with Microsoft Excel and Word, Microsoft Access experience/proficiency would be a plus. Must have strong organizational skills.
NIUPLE Class 1 Operators License or City of Pittsburgh Class 1 Operating Engineers License.
Child Protection Clearances
The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
Scheduled Work Hours
Work Schedule to Vary
If Varied Work Schedule, Please Specify
Monday through Friday 6:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
If Part Time, Actual Standard Weekly Hours
The University offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package for all full-time and part-time regular employees including:
Education benefits and a retirement plan with employer match
Group medical insurance, life insurance, and optional vision and dental insurance
Free transit service within Allegheny County for employees of the Oakland campus (Port Authority Transit)
Time off benefits including vacation, sick and personal time
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.
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Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.
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