Stationary Engineer

Employer
Veolia Water North America
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Veolia operates a major, multi-faceted district energy business (steam, hot water and chilled water) in Baltimore, MD. District energy operations in Baltimore encompass eight steam, hot water or chilled water plants, over 20 miles of distribution piping and over 250 customers. Veolia also provides O&M services for a number of facilities. To support operations, Veolia is seeking a Stationary Engineer who will report to the VA Hospital facility in Perryville. Responsibilities of this position include the following: - Safely and reliably operates boilers and ancillary equipment. When assigned watch as Control Operator, oversees the operation of assigned plant(s) and distribution system(s).- Maintains safe working conditions: identifies and corrects or reports unsafe conditions in work area.- Performs assigned duties in accordance with all published Company operating and safety policies.- Stands watch as Lead Control Operator, Control Operator, or Auxiliary Operator, as assigned, and oversees assigned personnel, if any, and equipment.- Controls, maintains, and monitors pressure, temperatures, and flow of steam system, including boilers, feedwater, and distribution system.- Operates boilers, controls, and ancillary equipment.- Takes effective action to reduce the effect of equipment casualties.- Controls boiler and feedwater quality, taking steps to assure that prescribed water management procedures are being followed.- Oversees fuel oil and natural gas transfer and storage at assigned plant.- Writes work orders for identification and repair of plant equipment.- Maintains required records of operations in a clear and precise manner.- When assigned a Control Operator watch, oversees the operations at either a peaking or remote plant during the watch.- During backshifts, weekends, and holidays, may act as the primary representative for contact with customers and the public requiring accurate logging of complaints and resolution of the problems or passing of the information on to the appropriate supervisor immediately..- Performs assigned maintenance and housekeeping.- Oversees completion of all prescribed records and logs at assigned plants.- Ensures compliance with environmental regulations, including proper operation of steam plant outfall(s).- May be transferred on a seasonal basis to other departments.- Performs other duties as assigned by Operations management.- Maryland First Class Stationary Engineer's License.- Five years experience in operating stationary or marine boilers.- Effective understanding of the principles and regulatory requirements for overseeing operations involving water management quality, outfall controls, fuel systems, asbestos controls, and metering.- Demonstrated maturity, reliability, and judgement to stand watch as a Control Operator.- Ability to communicate orally and in writing concerning routine paperwork.- Ability to climb and tolerate heights up to 75 feet and to tolerate confined spaces.- Ability to lift up to 90 lbs.- Valid driver's license and insurable by Company's vehicle insurance carrier.- Ability to work rotating shifts involving weekends, holidays, backshifts, and overtime is required. Veolia North America is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.*LI-EC1