Maintenance Mechanic 1 - Olmsted Waste-to-Energy Facility
The $22.45– $37.49 pay band is base rate of pay. Maximum certification pay is $3.95 and would be added to the base wage.
Monday-Friday, daytime hours
- Nature of Work
Under the supervision of the Maintenance Supervisor, responsible for the installation, maintenance, repair, and inspection of mechanical equipment and electrical systems in a refuse fired cogeneration plant.
- Examples of Work
- Performs preventive and corrective maintenance tasks as assigned by the Maintenance Supervisor
- Performs a wide range of maintenance mechanic assignments under the supervision of the Maintenance Supervisor
- Assists in maintaining spare parts/materials inventory
- Performs routine housekeeping in assigned areas
- Operates loaders and forklifts and other rolling-stock as needed
- Performs routine welding tasks
- Operates scale house as needed
- Operates ash/trash haul truck (with appropriate certification)
- Takes responsibility for the safe use of all tools
- Carries and responds to pager on assigned weekends, every 8th week
- Performs related duties as required
- Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required
- Knowledge of the standards, materials and methods of the mechanical and electrical trades
- Knowledge of the principles and practices involved in the generation of steam and electrical power
- Knowledge of the precautions necessary to work safely with and around mechanical and electrical equipment
- Knowledge of the functioning of a typical computerized preventive maintenance system
- Skill in operating forklifts and other industrial rolling-stock
- Skill in the use of computers and technology
- Ability to read and understand plans, sketches, diagrams and blueprint
- Ability to use both simple hand tools and complex machine tools
- Ability to understand and comply with written and oral procedures and instructions
- Ability to recognize and diagnose the faulty operation of various power plant systems
Persons with disabilities: the above is a general listing of job duties. Essential and non-essential functions may vary by individual position. Reasonable accommodations may be available for both essential and non-essential job duties.
A minimum of one (1) year of experience in the maintenance of high-pressure steam and electric power generation systems
Associates degree in electro-mechanical maintenance discipline.
A combination of education and experience equivalent to two (2) years of progressively responsible experience in a similar position as listed in the work functions.
Required Special Qualifications:
Second Class B Stationary Engineer’s License (2B) or equivalent industry experience to be able to obtain a valid Minnesota Second Class B Stationary (2B) Engineer’s License within three (3) months of employment.
Background in resource recovery.
Minnesota Provisional Waste Combustor Certification within 6 months of employment.
Apply online: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/olmsted/jobs/3705546/maintenance-mechanic-1-olmsted-waste-to-energy-facility