209450 - Utility Plant Operator
Industry
MAN
Region
VA-Virginia
City
Manassas
State
VA
Rate
$30 to $33.00 DOE
Duration
11 months
Description

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Utility Plant Operator for a contract opportunity in Manassas, VA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
-Responsible for maintaining and the operation of all Utility Plant equipment & systems including HTHW Generators, Centrifugal Chillers, Air Compressors, Cooling Towers, HVAC equipment & all associated auxiliary equipment.
-Installs, services, modifies, rebuilds, and repairs building systems and equipment in an industrial or commercial establishment in accordance with applicable building codes and safety regulations.
-Operate computerized site Building Management System / Web Control, respond to alarms & become familiar with site building layouts & systems.
-Perform facility HVAC operations and support functions including brazing/soldering, electronic and pneumatic control calibration, control wiring installation and preventive / predictive maintenance.
-Clean, maintain and troubleshoot large capacity building HVAC systems including roof top equipment, air handlers, exhaust fans, fan coil units, and DX coil units, chiller, cooling towers, steam generators, air handler mixing boxes and other HVAC related equipment.
-Environmental Chamber operation and maintenance.
-Be proficient in the assembly, fabrication, and insulation of duck work.
-Performance of building maintenance tasks in one or more fields - plumbing, carpentry, electrical, HVAC (heating, ventilation, air conditioning) installs, services, modifies, rebuilds, and repairs building systems and equipment in an industrial or commercial establishment in accordance with applicable building codes and safety regulations.
-Utilize proper personal protective equipment in the performance of duties.
-And all other facilities maintenance duties assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:
-Operate and understanding of computerized site Building Management System / Web Control.
-Good general computer skills (Microsoft Outlook, Word, & Excel).
-EPA CFC Universal certification.
-Candidate must be able to use hand and power tools including the proficient uses of torches and refrigeration gauges.
-Knowledge of Building Management Systems and computerized alarm & control systems. Automated Logic Control / Web Control
-Excellent oral & written communication skills. Self-motivated and dependable.

HARD REQUIREMENTS:
Must have at least 5 years' experience with Heating, Ventilation and Cooling (HVAC)
Must have EPA CFC Universal certification.
Candidate must be able to obtain and maintain any required certification.
Candidate must be able to use hand and power tools including the proficient uses of torches and refrigeration gauges.
Have and maintain a valid diver license.
Must be able to record, review and can interpret equipment & systems readings.
Able to troubleshoot electrical, mechanical and controls issues.
Familiar with all types of hand tools, multi-meters, metal fasteners, valves, pumps & piping with a strong mechanical aptitude.
Knowledge of Building Management Systems and computerized alarm & control systems.
Good general computer skills (Microsoft Outlook, Word, & Excel).
Excellent oral & written communication skills. Self-motivated, dependable, maintains a positive attitude, and willing to be a responsible & dedicated team Player.
Ability to work effectively in a team environment as well as by yourself.
Ability to work with minimal supervision.
Ability to work from a variety of aerial lift platforms including ladders.
Candidate must be able to lift 30 pounds with or without reasonable accommodations.

EDUCATION:
2 years HVAC trade school or equivalent certification.
High school degree or equivalency.
**Education MUST be accredited**

SHIFT:
5/40-1st Shift.
The candidate will initially be assigned to 1st shift (7:30am-4pm) for approximately 5 months for training purposes and then transfer to a fixed schedule of their assigned shift for continued training and hands-on experience. Weekends are part of the fixed schedules.
The candidate successfully trained and qualified as a Power Plant Operator, will work either 2nd Shift: 3:30pm-12am OR 3rd Shift: 11:30pm-8:00am and be required to work overtime, weekends, holidays, and shift coverage as needed.

MISCELLANEOUS:
Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Melody Mullins
mmullins@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x186 or (800) 927-9318 x186

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.