Sanford Health Power Plant Technician - Building Services in Fargo, North Dakota

Job Title: Power Plant Technician | Building Services | Fargo

City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Department : Building Services

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: 12 hr

JOB SUMMARY

Operates, maintains, and services all power plant equipment including engine generator sets, boilers, centrifugal chillers, cooling towers, pumps, and motors. Performs water analysis on all systems and adds chemicals to keep levels in recommended ranges. The Power Plant Technician monitors and diagnoses control issues on systems integral to the operation of the buildings. Oversees and monitors building automation system and directs any issues to maintenance department. Keeps daily log sheets on major operating equipment. Understanding of electrical test equipment and procedures. Familiar with hand tools. Ability to work from blueprints, schematics, and equipment manuals. Must have strong mechanical and electrical trouble shooting ability. Capable of accurate written and or oral explanations involving procedures, situations, and equipment.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

Monitor power plant equipment and indicators to detect evidence of operating problems. Control power generating equipment, including boilers, turbines, generators, or reactors, using control boards or semi-automatic equipment. Control or maintain auxiliary equipment, such as pumps, fans, compressors, condensers, feedwater heaters, filters, or chlorinators, to supply water, fuel, lubricants, air, or auxiliary power. Start or stop generators, auxiliary pumping equipment, turbines, or other power plant equipment as necessary. Take regulatory action, based on readings from charts, meters and gauges, at established intervals. Inspect records or log book entries or communicate with plant personnel to assess equipment operating status. Record and compile operational data by completing and maintaining forms, logs, or reports. Clean, lubricate, or maintain equipment, such as generators, turbines, pumps, or compressors, to prevent failure or deterioration. Place standby emergency electrical generators on line in emergencies and monitor the temperature, output, and lubrication of the system.

QUALIFICATIONS

May require Boiler license. Valid Driver's License required. Must maintain good driving record. High School Diploma or GED required. Trade or Vo-Tech school in a related area preferred. Experience in the operation, maintenance, and repair of power production equipment, boilers, centrifugal chillers, cooling towers, water softeners and related systems.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

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City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Job Function: Facilities

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Req Number: req23136