Plant Utilities Assistant

Open to DOH and NYS employees only.

Agency New York State Department of Health
Title Plant Utilities Assistant
Salary $32,653 - $40,136
Salary Grade Grade 9
Negotiating Unit CSEA - Operational Services Unit/03
Location Wadsworth Center Maintenance and Operations David Axelrod Institute, New Scotland Avenue, Albany, NY AND/OR Griffin Laboratory, State Farm Road, Slingerlands, NY
Minimum Qualifications NYS employee with one year or more of permanent or contingent-permanent, competitive service as a Plant Utilities Assistant (G9).
Preferred Qualifications n/a
Responsibilities With supervision, responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the heating plant, chill plant, mechanical rooms, and building on an assigned shift; Perform any necessary repairs and/or adjustments; Operate the Direct Digital Control computer as well as all other computer systems that monitor and control building systems; Perform preventive maintenance, predictive maintenance, adjustments to equipment in the heating and chill plants, mechanical rooms and building; under the supervision of a trained and certified pesticide applicator, test and treat the cooling towers and closed loop systems with biocide chemicals.
Conditions of Employment Permanent, full-time. This is a shift position. Shift will be assigned in accordance with Articles 44 and 50 of the CSEA/OSU contract. Since exposure to potentially hazardous substances may be involved in this position, the candidate who accepts this position may be required to wear personal protective equipment, undergo pre-employment and periodic health evaluations, and receive specific immunizations.
Application Procedure Submit resume to Human Resources Management Group, PUA/12585/EGB, Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237-0012, or by e-mail to or by fax to (518) 473-3395. Please use a subject line of PUA/12585/EGB.
Submit resumes by until position is filled.

An affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Item # 12585
Issued August 16, 2013