NYS Education Department Building

NEW YORK STATE SCHOOL FOR THE BLIND
2A Richmond Avenue, Batavia, New York 14020
An Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer


Plant Utilities Engineer 1, SG-14 (OSU)
7:00am – 3:30pm Monday through Friday

LOCATION: Batavia
SALARY: $43,270*

The New York State Education Department’s School for the Blind is seeking to fill a Plant Utilities Engineer 1 position.  Major responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Operate, maintain and repair the school’s heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems.
  • Maintain boilers, boiler water treatment and their associated controls at the highest possible efficiency.  Develop and implement additional energy conservation strategies.
  • Maintain, troubleshoot and repair the pneumatic, electric and electronic controls associated with the school’s HVAC systems.
  • Complete assigned tasks following applicable codes.  Maintain appropriate inventories for the maintenance and repair of the various HVAC systems.  As per manufacturer’s recommendation, schedule, perform and record preventive maintenance tasks.
  • Coordinate work daily with the Maintenance Supervisor.  Provide supervision for the maintenance department during absences of the Maintenance Supervisor.  Supervise and instructor co-workers.  Assist other trades as assigned.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  Candidates must have one year of permanent competitive or 55B/C noncompetitive service as Plant Utilities Engineer 1 OR be reachable on the Civil Service eligible list.

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:  Fingerprinting through the Department of Criminal Justice Services, a background check with the New York State Office of Children and Family Services and clearance from the Justice Center Staff Exclusion List are required for employment.  This will be a permanent appointment.  

*Leads to a maximum salary of $52,552 based on annual performance advances.

APPLICATION: Qualified candidates should send a resume and letter of interest by September 13, 2013 to nyssbjobs@mail.nysed.gov (Email submissions are preferred).  Please include the Box number (BND-51) in the subject line of your email to ensure receipt of your application.


Office of Human Resources Management
Box BND-51
NYS Education Department
89 Washington Avenue, Room 528 EB
Albany, NY 12234
Fax (518) 486-5631
E-mail: nyssbjobs@mail.nysed.gov

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Last Updated: August 30, 2013