This is a description of a staff position at the University of Wyoming, not a job opening announcement. Current job openings can be found at the Prospective Employees page. The following statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities required.
Reports to: Designated Supervisor
UW Job Code: 7241
UW Job Family: 71
SOC Code: 49-9043
Pay Grade: 18
Date: August 01, 2007
Inspects and maintains University mechanical systems and equipment, heating, ventilating and air-conditioning systems and machinery; and services water purification systems.
Inspect water lines, steam lines, and/or pneumatic lines for correct fluid levels.
Check wear on equipment parts such as v-belts, shaft alignment, oil and water levels on equipment; identify conditions that could lead to equipment failure.
Perform repairs on machines and equipment to maintain proper working condition; report major breakdowns to supervisor.
Operate, maintain, and perform repairs to individual building boilers.
Monitor and adjust air and water temperatures, chemical properties, and water purification.
The certified pool operator will perform maintenance and repairs to pool mechanical systems including water chemistry monitors, chemical feeders, pool filtration systems, skimmers, and surge tank sensors for automatic controls; perform water tests and analysis, and send samples to the State of Wyoming Department of Health.
Check heating, ventilating and air-conditioning systems for malfunctions; replace filters; grease and oil equipment parts to maintain proper working condition and prevent failures.
Service and monitor the reverse osmosis and de-ionized water systems; sample and test heating and chilled water systems.
Mix and add chemicals to drains, sewers, and hot/cold water systems, as directed.
As assigned, document service dates, problems, repairs, or replacements of equipment and equipment parts and use designated computer software to analyze data on equipment condition.
May recommend budget expenditures for equipment repair or replacement.
Keep abreast of current technology advances on equipment maintenance, repair and operation.
Shop and in/out door environments and/or indoor swimming pool environment (85 air temperature with measurable concentrations of chlorine and soda ash) with exposure to hazardous areas such as the chlorine storage area; regularly exposed to hazards from power/manual tools, dust, fumes, refrigeration or other chemicals, high and low temperatures, moving mechanical parts, and confined spaces.
Authorized by Classification/Compensation, Human Resources
Employees may be requested to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description. Participating in the University's hazardous waste minimization program is part of the job of each employee who uses (or may come in contact with) hazardous materials. Fair Labor Standards Act (exempt/non-exempt) is designated by position. University of Wyoming actively supports Americans with Disabilities Act and will consider reasonable accommodations.