Salary: $47,189 - $69,739 per yr USD
Heat Plant Specialists operate, adjust, monitor, maintain, clean and repair high and/or low pressure boilers and hot water heat generating equipment, auxiliary equipment such as fuel and combustion systems, compressors, pumps, steam lines, steam traps, heat exchangers, water lines, controls, gauges, and emergency power generators. Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform advanced-level work and may provide work direction and training to others. This position will be located at Lovelock Correctional Center and is responsible for the maintenance of natural gas powered hot water boilers and heat exchange systems. The incumbent must be able to repair/replace pumps and water softeners. Other requirements include operating the emergency generators which requires minor electrical skills. The Heat Plant Specialist requires a general knowledge of methods, materials, tools and equipment used in boilers. The incumbent may also provide reporting and budget input as well as technical expertise. The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.
Announcement Number: 39668
Open to all qualified persons.
Applications accepted until recruitment needs are satisfied
** Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. Lists of eligible candidates will be established and hiring may occur early in the recruiting process. Recruitment will close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or a hiring decision has been made.