Facility Energy Technician

Oregon Youth Authority
December 15, 2022
Woodburn, OR
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Job Summary:
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.

Job Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Special Qualifications:

  • 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

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