Part-Time Stationary Engineer (71126)
Pratt Institute is seeking a Part-Time Stationary Engineer to join
its Facilities Management Team who will perform duties in regard to
inspecting and monitoring all power plant equipment as needed for
normal operation. The successful candidate will have knowledge of
the operation of all plant equipment, as well as the ability to
repair and maintain all mechanical equipment. The Stationary
Engineer should be organized with good planning and problem-solving
skills. If you are looking for a new opportunity to join a dynamic
team in Brooklyn, then we want to hear from you!
On a typical day you will:
This is a Local 311 position. The Rate for this position is
$46.7900/hr - $46.7900/hr.
- Starts up all power plant equipment as needed for normal
operation, which includes equipment in outlying buildings adjacent
- Inspects boilers and generators and other equipment and makes
routine repairs to same; performs electrical trouble-shooting in
connection with his operation when needed; takes any emergency
action as needed in the event of abnormal conditions, and reports
action to the chief engineer.
- Prepares lists of needed supplies, hardware, equipment, and
inventory under the direction of the chief engineer.
- Performs maintenance work on critical equipment that is beyond
the skills of regular maintenance people.
- Estimates what steam and electricity consumption will be
required for the day or night and has sufficient equipment
operating to supply it.
High school diploma or equivalency
Five years of previous experience as
stationary engineer required.
Knowledge and Skills:
- Must have a working knowledge of the operation of all plant
equipment, including fuel oil pumps, heaters, burners, and
controls, sump pumps, draft control equipment, plant
instrumentation and meters including flowmeters, smoke, carbon
dioxide, draft, other recording meters, and feedwater testing.
- Must also have knowledge of operation of engines, pumps, steam
and electric generators, blowers, and all connected equipment,
electrical controls, circuit breakers, and other switch gear; steam
operated equipment such as heat exchangers, reducing and other
- Must have and retain in good standing such licenses as required
by governmental authorities.
Must have a valid NYC Stationary High
Pressure Boiler Operating license.
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Pratt Institute gives the creative leaders of tomorrow the
knowledge and experience to make a better world. A top-ranked
college with opportunities in art, design, architecture, liberal
arts and sciences, and information studies, Pratt offers nearly 50
undergraduate and graduate degree programs. The Institute’s impact
expands beyond its 25-acre residential campus in Brooklyn to
cutting-edge facilities throughout the borough, an additional
historic building and public gallery in Manhattan, as well as an
extension campus, PrattMWP College of Art and Design in Utica, New
York. Since its founding in 1887, Pratt has prioritized diversity
and inclusion, welcoming students from all walks of life while
developing and sustaining pathways to more equitable workplaces and
careers. Today, Pratt and its exceptional faculty pride themselves
on being academically excellent as well as adaptable to both
in-person and online learning. Pratt students are part of a
collaborative, interdisciplinary, research- and inquiry-based
education that prepares them for professional and personal success
in creative fields and with the goal of contributing to a more just
and sustainable world. With a long-held commitment to the
communities of New York, Pratt offers a variety of programs for
local pre-college and continuing education students in the Pratt
Center for Community Development, the Center for Art, Design and
Community Engagement, the Pratt Center K-12, and the School for
Continuing and Professional Studies. The value of a Pratt education
is evident in its graduates' diverse and thriving careers, where
their designs, art, work, and environments have reimagined our
world. In over 75 countries across the globe, Pratt’s 61,000 alumni
are advancing the creative economy and making a positive impact
through their remarkable work and research.
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