AECOM Central Utility Plant Operator in St. Louis, Missouri
United States of America - Missouri, St. Louis
AECOM is seeking Central Utility Plant Operators to join our team of highly skilled multi-craft technicians at a major pharmaceutical facility in the Greater St. Louis area.
These positions are responsible for operating and maintaining the Central Utility Plant (CUP) equipment and systems for a large pharmaceutical facility . Assists craft technicians in other facility maintenance trades and services.
Monitors building automation systems to ensure proper operation of equipment, including start up, shutdown, normal operating conditions, and temperature/humidity specifications; makes adjustments as necessary. Identifies and corrects problems with the CUP equipment such as boilers, chillers, chilled water and condenser pumps, air compressors and cooling towers. Takes daily chiller and boiler readings, submits reports as required to meet local and state requirements. Maintains/performs Preventative Maintenance schedules and building rounds.
May coordinate and oversee subcontractor activities and work and instruct lower classified technicians when required. Performs normal housekeeping duties as they pertain to the work and/or shop area.
Identifies and corrects problems with the CUP equipment such as boilers, chillers, chilled water and condenser pumps, air compressors and cooling towers.
Monitors building automation systems to ensure proper operation of air handling equipment and room temperatures including start up and shutdown, and normal operating conditions. Makes adjustments as necessary.
Identifies problems and creates work orders for all equipment.
Takes daily chiller and boiler readings, submits reports as required to meet local and state requirements.
Performs water treatment chemical analysis
Maintains/performs Preventative Maintenance schedules and building tours.
Repairs piping systems including pumps, motors, and valves.
Troubleshoots electrical control circuits and ability to read schematics.
Responds and provides service and feedback to the customer while assuring compliance to codes, regulations and industry standards.
Complies with all governmental, company, and industrial regulations, codes, and standards, health safety practices, and permit systems.
Provides training to other team members to ensure continued customer support during an absence and to teach specialized skills and techniques.
Read and interpret work from drawings, written work orders, sketches, blueprints, and technical manuals.
Perform preventive maintenance as scheduled in the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).
Recommends measures to improve maintenance methods and equipment performance.
Understands company policies and enforces safety regulations.
Safely performs functions of the position including following proper company safety guidelines, such as lockout/tagout, confined space, and hot work procedures, and wearing PPE as required.
Demonstrates attention to detail, good comprehensive and analytical skills, and excellent organizational skills.
Maintains a strict schedule in order to be successful in the assignment, yet demonstrates flexibility in the day-to-day activities and scheduling for the benefit of the customer.
Other duties as assigned by Manager or Supervisor.
For more information, please contact John.Barnhart@aecom.com!
Within AECOM, our group provides facilities and production maintenance services for our clients’ industrial, manufacturing, distribution, pharmaceutical, and commercial sites worldwide.
We run our own crews of Production Maintenance Techs, CNC Service Techs, Automation Techs, Industrial Electricians, Maintenance Mechanics, Industrial HVAC Techs, Logistics / Crib Management, Planner/ Schedulers, Supervisors and safety professionals inside our customers’ facilities to keep their infrastructure operating smoothly.
These are full-time, regular positions with AECOM that offer a full benefits package.
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High School diploma or demonstrated equivalent.
Five years of experience as an industrial HVAC or industrial mechanical maintenance technician , or equivalent combination of education and experience.
City of St. Louis Stationary Engineer license
Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.
This position may require a valid Driver’s License.
This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.
This position will require the ability to obtain a security access badge at our client’s location.
This position may require various shifts, weekends, and alternative work schedules.
Requires the ability to stand for prolonged periods and walk extensively throughout the facility during shift.
Requires the flexibility to bend/stoop, squat, twist, crawl, and climb repetitive during shift.
Requires the ability to regularly kneel, work in cramped or confined spaces, or assume uncomfortable or tiring body positions repetitive for shift.
Requires the ability to move in a 90-degree fashion on a repetitive basis for shift.
Requires the ability to stretch/reach on a repetitive basis for shift.
Requires the ability to regularly climb extension ladders, roof ladder, stepladders, stairs, or scaffolding at least 10 times during shift.
Requires the ability to regularly lift up to 60 lbs.
Requires the ability to work at an accelerated pace in emergency conditions, as needed.
Requires the use of a Company/Client approved utility knife.
Requires the ability to differentiate colors pertaining to wire color-coding.
Some tasks will require repetitive wrist movement.
Requires the ability to interact with all clients in a professional and friendly manner despite periods of stress.
Wear steel toe safety shoes, safety glasses, gloves, hard hats and other Personal Protective Equipment as needed.
Cope with demands (stressors) that are associated with the job and/or the work environment so that acceptable levels of performance and overall contribution are maintained.
EPA Universal certification.
Experience leading or supervising a multi-skilled technical workforce.
Experience working with complex electrical and mechanical building equipment.
Experience working with HPSI steam boilers and associated equipment.
Experience working with chillers, cooling towers, AHU’s, air compressors, air dryers, heat exchangers, exhaust systems, VAV pneumatic controls, etc.
Training or experience in Honeywell and/or Siemens building automation systems (BAS).
Previous experience supervising vendors and on-site contractors.
Experience working in a CMMS environment. (SAP, Maximo, EAMS, etc.)
Proficient with MS Office products (Outlook, Word, Excel.
- May be required to work overtime, variable shifts and 24-hour/7 days a week on-call as needed.
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.
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Job Category Maintenance
Business Line Management Services
Business Group Management Services Group (MS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 201228BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.