Blue Seal Stationary Engineer

Ewing, NJ

Type: Contract-to-Hire

Category: Engineering

Compensation Range: 25.00 - 30.00 Per Hour

Job ID: 149362

Date Posted: 04/21/2020


  • Under direction of the Chief Operating Engineer, takes a leading part in the operation, maintenance, adjustment, and minor repair of the Central Utilities Plant, including co-generation, steam, and chiller plants and all associated auxiliary equipment
  • Serves as shift engineer in charge of the operation of the co-generation plant, boilers, turbines, generators, chillers, and auxiliary equipment used in the Central Utilities Plant
  • Operates, maintains, and makes repairs to the co-generation plant, generators, boilers, chillers, feed and vacuum pumps, fans, compressors, governors, and chemical treatment equipment
  • Makes periodic comprehensive tests and takes readings of fuel consumption, pressure, room circulating units, draft conditions, temperature and steam flow, and other recordings
  • Performs water quality tests and chemically treats plant water systems
  • Analyzes campus load requirements and makes appropriate adjustments to co-generation plant KW import set-point relative to total load
  • Ensures plant operation maintains environmental compliance with NJ DEP and US EPA requirements cited in Title V Air Permit
  • Must have the ability to work day and night shift, weekends and rotating shifts



  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • 2+ years of broad experience in commercial/industrial environment as an Operating Engineer
  • A minimum of a Blue Seal License required
  • Possession of valid driver's license in good standing issued by state of residence is required
  • Prior experience with the operation and maintenance of boilers, engines, motors, turbines, and auxiliary equipment used in power generation, heating plants, and chiller plants
  • Ability to read, write, speak, understand, and communicate in English sufficiently to perform the duties of this position
  • Knowledgeable of plant's operating and regulatory compliance requirements, and has the ability to record, report and file information relative to operational data
  • Ability to work rotating shifts, days and nights, including weekends, holidays and overtime as needed.