Facility Energy Technician
Oregon Youth Authority (OYA) is hiring a permanent, full-time Facility Energy Technician 2 to perform journey level work to operate, calibrate, and repair steam boilers or other multifaceted energy systems that generate heat, ventilation, air condition, and refrigeration (HVAC/R) in OYA buildings and facilities. You will also maintain, operate and repair wastewater distribution and water treatment systems and perform or assist with other non-boiler related work such as performing a variety of semi-skilled work in the alteration, maintenance, and repair.
- Repair, replace and troubleshoot HVAC systems.
- Monitor building energy usage.
- Operate fuel and water supply systems.
- Collect and prepare samples as specific in the DEQ issued Water Pollution Control Facilities (WPCF) permit as required for reporting to the DEQ on the Discharge Monitoring Report (DMF).
- Supervise, instruct and train youth in building maintenance and construction skills, work habits, safety, housekeeping and proper use of hand and power tools.
- Repair walls, doors, windows, roofs, gutters, floor tile, all phases of building maintenance work.
Required Skills and Qualifications:
- Completion of a recognized HVAC/R apprenticeship program or a two-year HVAC/R accredited trade school in heating and air-conditioning or refrigeration AND one year of full-time experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the duties of the position;
- OR Three years of full-time experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the duties of the position;
- OR An equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
- EPA certification: Be certified at time of application or able to obtain certification within 6 months of starting the position.
- Driver’s License: Driving is an essential function of this position. A valid driver license and an acceptable driving record are required for this position. We will conduct pre-employment driving records checks on our final candidate(s).
Preferred Skills and Qualifications:
- Experience performing minor maintenance repairs on building fixtures and equipment.
- Working knowledge of maintenance procedures including safety precautions.
- Ability to improvise when necessary and shift focus from equally urgent demands with minimal notice
- Read, understand, and apply schematic drawings or blueprints.
- Inspect malfunctioning equipment and determine a plan for repair, modification, or replacement.
- Interpret and apply information from procedural and manufacturer handbooks to solving problem and make decisions.
- Brazing Certification Boiler Control Endorsement
Compensation: $3,707.00 - $5,657.00 monthly w/full benefits