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St. Lawrence University Skilled Trades Boiler Tender in Canton, New York

Position Information

Position Title Skilled Trades Boiler Tender

FLSA Non-Exempt

Primary Responsibilities

Operate high/medium/low pressure boilers. Maintain and operate all equipment in the heating plant as directed. Perform general repairs and replacements to damaged, deteriorated, or otherwise non-functioning conditions found in and about the University buildings and campus. Apply thorough knowledge of one or more of the accepted trades with a basic knowledge of three others. Applicable trades include carpenter, painter, electrician, plumber, fleet mechanic, boiler tender, HVAC Technician. Apply skill in the use of tools and equipment and be responsible for tools, materials, and devices to perform tasks according to accepted practices. Perform related duties as required to accomplish tasks. Schedule is flexible with rotating shifts and working days.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: High School diploma (or equivalent) required. Experience: Sufficient to qualify as a journeyman trades person with a minimum of five (5) years actual on the job work experience. Required operation of equipment related to the trade. Required bending, heavy lifting, climbing ladders and stairs.

Preferred Qualifications


Status (FT, PT, Seasonal, Temp) Full-time (12 months)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number ST00582

Desired Start Date 05/06/2019

Open Date (to accept applications)

Close Date (date applications will not be considered)

Open Until Filled Yes

Special Instructions to Applicant

Please complete the online application form and include contact information for three professional references.

All offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a background (including criminal records) check.

Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents

Optional Documents

  • Resume

  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application