|SUNY Delhi seeks a dynamic, forward-thinking Plant Utilities Assistant to join the Facilities Department. SUNY Delhi prides itself on being a welcoming college community for all. Diversity, equity, and inclusiveness are integral components of the highest quality academic programs and the strongest campus climate. The college seeks a wide range of applicants for its positions so that inclusive excellence will be affirmed.
Under the general direction of a Plant Utilities Engineer 1, or higher-level plant utilities position, the Plant Utilities Assistant assists in the operation, maintenance and repair of mechanical and electrical equipment providing heat, hot water, ventilation, air-conditioning, and electrical distribution. A full description of the duties can be found at: Plant Utilities Assistant illustrative duties.
Note: Driving a motor vehicle is required for this position and applicants must have an unrestricted valid driver’s license.
INDEPENDENCE OF OPERATION
The Plant Utilities Assistant is supervised by a Plant Utilities Engineer 1, who makes assignments and provides assistance and instruction. The Plant Utilities Assistant performs many of the tasks with considerable independence although the supervisor may be called when a problem arises. Plant Utilities Assistants perform some of the same tasks as a Plant Utilities Engineer 1, under the direction and specific instruction.
As assigned, the Plant Utilities Assistant may supervise Plant Utilities Helpers by making assignments, giving instructions, and providing assistance in performing the work.