Operates and maintains boilers. Observes various meters and gauges and takes appropriate action for safe operation. Starts, stops, switches over boilers as appropriate. Cleans and repairs boilers, blows tubes and discharges sediment, regulates feed water and condensation pumps, lubricates pump equipment.
Performs work such as repacking valves as needed, changing piping, cleaning and painting in boiler room as needed and lubricating boiler compressors, pumps and related parts regularly. Cleans inside of boiler walls as needed. Repairs and/or replaces broken or worn parts, e.g., valves, meters, levers. Keeps log on each boiler and cooling tower water samples. Assigns proper chemical treatment to boiling and cooling waters. Reports major repair needs and unsafe conditions to supervisor. Keeps boiler room clean and orderly.
Performs maintenance throughout the Hospital to insure proper operation of heat, air conditioning and ventilation and medical support equipment (e.g., vacuum pumps, air compressors).Checks pressure and temperature gauges periodically.Assists in maintaining and repairing HVAC controls and associated equipment to maximize efficiency levels in all environmentally controlled areas.
Works day, evening or night shift as assigned.
Qualifications - Must have 4-5 years of experience in this field.