Ever-Green Energy is looking for a dedicated team member responsible for field and in-plant activities for operation and minor maintenance of fuel, ash handling, and water treatment systems. As directed by the Lead Engineer, assist the Shift Engineer in performing his/her duties. If this sounds like a good fit for you, you could be the right candidate for our Fuel Engineer position in Saint Paul.
Ever-Green Energy considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information, age, marital or familial status, status concerning public assistance, disability, or Veteran status. All applicants will be considered solely on the basis of their qualifications.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Operate the heating, cooling, distribution, power generation, and related equipment in a safe, efficient manner, ensuring compliance with all pertinent regulations, with minimal direction.
Perform in-field operation of fuel and ash handling, chiller and cooling towers and other plant equipment as required and as directed by the Lead Engineer or designee or by supervisor.
Perform lubrication where required and on schedule specified by the Facility Lubrication Program.
Assist in record keeping and maintenance of the plant logbook for all equipment.
Perform housekeeping as specified by the Facility Housekeeping Plan and as assigned by supervisor or Lead Engineer.
Assist Lead Engineer and Relief Lead Engineer in making adjustments to chiller, cooling tower, fuel and ash equipment; controls and in coordination of fuel delivery, ash pickup, and other deliveries.
Assist in plant equipment maintenance. Perform minor maintenance walkthroughs for the purpose of repairing minor maintenance items. Document items found but not repaired on a Work Order.
Perform equipment isolation and lockouts to assure a high degree of personnel safety and equipment protection.
Perform other tasks as directed.
Minimum requirements: • Must hold current Minnesota Special Engineer License or 14 months from entry into the position to obtain the license. • Ability to communicate clearly both orally and in writing.
• Physically able to climb over and around equipment, lift material up to 75 pounds, and work with common tools and equipment.
• Capable of working rotating shifts. • Valid driver’s license required and good driving record.
Preferred qualifications: • Technical education related to duties and responsibilities. • Experience in the operation and repair of wood and gas fired boilers using oil as back-up fuel, steam turbine and electric drives, pumps, and other related equipment.