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GUSC Energy Inc. Boiler Plant Mechanic in Rome, New York

NY1389192 Boiler Plant Mechanic Full time for GUSC Energy in Rome, NY. GUSC Energy, Inc. operates the Central Heat Plant at the Griffiss Business and Technology Park, providing steam heat and maintenance services to our customers. Summary of Position and Responsibilities: The Boiler Mechanic is responsible for the operation, maintenance, and repairs of high- and low-pressure gas and/or biomass fired boilers, controls, auxiliary equipment, and steam distribution systems. Position requires 12-hour day or night shift work during heating season (approx. mid October-Mid May), then all staff works days during summer. Responsibilities: Operates, maintains, and repairs high- and low-pressure gas and/or biomass fired boilers, controls. Examines machines and mechanical equipment to diagnose the source of trouble. Dismantles or partly dismantles steam and boiler systems and performs repairs that primarily involve the use of hand tools. Install and maintain piping systems, supports, and related materials. Install, replace, and repair pumps that are connected to piping systems. Repair leaks on piping systems and repair and replace valves. Test and operate hydraulic and pneumatic equipment for heating and cooling systems, as well as other mechanical systems that use piping. Maintain a safe and clean working environment daily. Conform to all federal, state, and local regulatory agencies with regard to codes (i.e., EPA, OSHA, ASTM, ADA, NEC, UL, ASME, ISA, AMSI, and GUSC Energy, Inc. policies). Responsible for communicating and working effectively with other trades. Responsible for the upkeep of all tools and maintaining all GUSC Energy, Inc. owned equipment assigned to the employee. Maintain inventory of the materials needed for the steam and condensate systems upkeep of the facilities. Adherence to established company safety policies and good industrial and office safety practices. Dealing with a variety of people in a professional, courteous manner in diversified situations. Ability and experience in pipefitting are required. Performs minor welding. Performs other duties as related to the shop as assigned. Qualifications: Five years' experience in all aspects of the maintenance and repair of steam and condensate distribution systems, boilers, furnaces, and auxiliary systems and controls. Education and training may be substituted for experience. The ability to operate all related test equipment, specialized tools and to read control prints to perform necessary repair functions. Must be able to move, position, place and transport objects up to and including 75 pounds. Must be able to: -Perform repeated bending, squatting, stooping, pushing, and pulling. -Stand and walk for a prolonged periods of time. -Ascend and descend ladders and scaffolding. Attendance and performance will be considered. Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license. Ability to communicate effectively in English, including understanding, speaking, reading and writing is required. Must possess effective communication skills for a service team environment. Willingness to work overtime as available, if necessary. Reference/Security check, physical, drug test, and pre-employment test required. All employees subject to GUSC Policy including the Airborne Infectious Disease Prevention Plan (HERO Act), as well as CDC Guidelines and subsequent updates to all. Interested applicants to email a resume to