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Troy, NY
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Steam Maintenance Mechanic Plumber

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Job Summary
The Maintenance Mechanic/Plumber performs a wide variety of repair and maintenance tasks primarily related to plumbing equipment and systems. Performs maintenance and repair work on but not limited to utility infrastructure, building systems, steam heating systems, laboratories, exhaust fans, pumps, and air compressors. Participates in on-call rotation in conformity with standard operating procedures.

Minimum Qualifications
• HS diploma or equivalent
• Three (3) years of practice in plumbing and piping
• Valid US Driver's license
• Must have the capability to be medically qualified for respirator use
candidates must meet stated minimum education and practice requirements.

Preferred Qualifications

Minimum expertise, expertise, and Abilities
• Basic expertise of plumbing trade, equipment, and tools
• capability to read, write, and perform arithmetic functions
• capability to read and troubleshoot from blueprints, drawings, and specifications
• capability to use all hand tools and operate all power tools and equipment (i.e., pipe threader/cutters, band saw, power snakes, generators, compressors)
• capability to operate a computer using standard office software
• capability to work on ladders, scaffolding, and lifts
• capability to work independently and as a team member
• Excellent customer service expertise

Preferred expertise, Skill, and Abilities

Non Standard Shift: On call rotation / One week every 6-8 weeks

TravelLocal travel between campus locations only

Driving a Rensselaer vehicle for non-passenger use

income Range/Rate
Expected hiring range for Sr. Plumber :   $27.00-$29.79
Expected hiring range for Plumber :   $24.50-$26.46
Pay transparency disclosure:   The selected candidate's income will be determined located on factors that include the available budget, internal equity, and the final candidate's qualifications, practice, education and other job-related credentials. This hiring range is provided as Rensselaer's good faith estimate of the expected hiring range at the time of posting.

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Job Posted Date
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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Job Category: Health Services [ View All Health Services Jobs ]
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Job Location: Troy, NY, Other
Address: Troy, NY
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Post Date: 06/08/2024 / Viewed 399 times
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