UMBC is, a vibrant 14,000-student suburban research university ranked one of the world’s top universities by Times Higher Education, the selected candidate will join an innovative and diverse team working at an institution named by the Chronicle of Higher Education as one of the best academic workplaces in the nation for the past nine years. For more information on UMBC visit: http://umbc.edu/”
As the Central Plant Supervisor, the incumbent will act as the chief operating engineer responsible for the safe, constant and efficient operation of the Central Plant, Satellite Plant and the Event Center.
As the Central Plant Supervisor, the incumbent will act as the chief operating engineer responsible for the safe, constant and efficient operation of the Central Plant, Satellite Plant and the Event Center. Specific duties include: coordinating inspection; repair and maintenance activities for both emergency and non-emergency conditions; responding to normal/abnormal situations such as switching pumps and boilers of 1500 horsepower and above; functioning as a liaison with contractors; operating and maintaining central station type reciprocating, centrifugal, or absorption air conditioning and refrigeration equipment with single compressor and chiller units in excess of 1000 tons; recording data such as temperature, pressure, hours of operation, fuel consumed, water levels, voltage load, generator balance and utilizing the building Automation System for plant and building operations; and performing other duties as assigned.
Note: Position is considered essential personnel.
Required Minimum Qualifications:
Requires a High School diploma or GED and seven years progressively responsible experience in the trade where assigned (central plant operations) to include at least four years in a lead or supervisory capacity.
Must possess a valid Non-commercial Class C or equivalent driver's license
Maryland 1st Grade Engineers License and Universal CFC license
Background Screening Statement:
A background check will be required.
For best consideration, submit application by July 9, 2021. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. For questions concerning this position, please contact John Zahor at email@example.com.
Pay Range 14 based on the University System of Maryland Pay Program
UMBC offers a benefits package for regular and grant-funded regular employees including generous leave, excellent health, life, and disability insurance, retirement plans, tuition remission, on-site preschool, and numerous professional development and wellness opportunities. Contingent II positions may include some benefits.
Please note the Type and FLSA Status above to determine the benefits offered for this position.
Equal Opportunity Statement:
UMBC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, minority group members, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
As required by the 1986 Immigration Act, be prepared to present acceptable documentation upon hire showing your identity and that you are a U.S. citizen or an alien who is authorized to work.
Internal Number: 493273
About University of Maryland, Baltimore County
UMBC is a dynamic public research university integrating teaching, research and service to benefit the citizens of Maryland. As an Honors University, the campus offers academically talented students a strong undergraduate liberal arts foundation that prepares them for graduate and professional study, entry into the workforce, and community service and leadership. UMBC emphasizes science, engineering, information technology, human services and public policy at the graduate level. UMBC contributes to the economic development of the State and the region through entrepreneurial initiatives, workforce training, K-16 partnerships, and technology commercialization in collaboration with public agencies and the corporate community. UMBC is dedicated to cultural and ethnic diversity, social responsibility and lifelong learning.