AECOM Stationary Engineer IV in Columbus, Georgia

Business Line Government

Position Title Stationary Engineer IV

United States of America - Georgia


Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Stationary Engineer for our operations & maintenance team inside a manufacturing facility in Columbus, GA! This position may work a rotating schedule with non-standard hours based on business demand.

This position is responsible for the care and maintenance of the Central Utility Plant (CUP) and associated utilities equipment, including but not limited to steam boilers, industrial grade chilled water systems, compressed air system, fire water systems, and various other HVAC and building management systems located throughout the property.

The Stationary Engineer also coordinates or oversees subcontracted activities and performs preventive maintenance activities, repairs and other services.

Essential Functions:

  • Operates, troubleshoots and corrects problems with the CUP equipment such as steam boilers, chillers, air compressors, cooling towers, and pumps responding to alarm conditions as applicable.

  • Works with steam systems (e.g. 60 psi steam boilers), 1000T centrifugal chillers, cooling towers, 200HP – 450HP air compressors, air dryers, heat exchangers, exhaust systems, VAV pneumatic controls, HVAC air handling units, and automated building management systems.

  • Operates and maintains utilities systems ensure all are operating at peak efficiency

  • Monitors Building Management System to insure proper operation of air handling equipment and maintain normal operating conditions and room temperatures, making adjustments as necessary.

  • Repairs pumps, motors, and valves, coils and piping associated with steam, chilled water, compressed air, process cooling water, potable water systems throughout the plant.

  • Has primary responsibility for water testing, treatment and associated chemical feed system for the boilers and chilled water systems.

  • Participates in the facility peak shaving efforts in order to reduce electrical and/or fuel consumption

  • Read dials, monitor equipment, enter recordings into computer equipment and log all data.

  • Analyzes problems, recommends solutions, and initiates repairs.

  • Recommends measures to improve maintenance methods and equipment performance.

  • Safely performs functions of the position including following proper safety guidelines such as job hazard analysis and lockout/tagout procedures and wearing PPE as required.

  • Operates a variety of equipment such as hand tools, laptop computers and diagnostic hardware to perform work.

  • Demonstrates flexibility in the day-to-day activities and scheduling for the benefit of the customer.

  • Other duties may be assigned.

For more information, please contact Amanda Osborn at 706-325-8606 or Within AECOM, our group provides facilities and production maintenance services for our clients’ industrial, manufacturing, distribution, logistics, and commercial sites worldwide.

  • We run our own crews of Production Maintenance Techs, CNC Service Techs, Automation Techs, Industrial Electricians, Maintenance Mechanics, Industrial HVAC Techs, Planner/ Schedulers, Supervisors and safety professionals inside our customers’ facilities to keep their infrastructure operating smoothly.

  • These are full-time, regular positions with AECOM that offer a full benefits package.

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Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

  1. High School graduate or demonstrated equivalent.

  2. Five years of experience as a Stationary Engineer, Central Utility Plant maintenance technician, or related technical role in an industrial grade or manufacturing environment, or demonstrated equivalent combination of education and experience.

  3. Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a respirator fit test.

Additional Information:

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

  • This position may require a valid Driver’s License.

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

  • This position will require the ability to obtain a security access badge at our client’s location.

  • This position may require various shifts, weekends, and alternative work schedules.

Physical Requirements:

  • Requires the ability to pass a medical evaluation for respirator use and be able to successfully complete a fit test for each type of respirator needed for the position or for an approved alternate respirator that provides equal or better protection from identified hazards.

  • Requires the ability to regularly lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Requires the ability to regularly climb extension ladders, roof ladder, stepladders, and stairs at least 10 times during shift.

  • Requires the flexibility to bend/stoop, squat repetitive during shift.

  • Requires the ability to regularly kneel repetitive for shift.

  • Requires the ability to move in a 90-degree fashion on a repetitive basis for shift.

  • Requires the ability to stretch/reach on a repetitive basis for shift.

  • Requires the ability to walk extensively throughout the plant during shift.

  • Requires the use of a Company/Client approved utility knife.

  • Requires the ability to differentiate colors pertaining to wire color-coding.

  • Some tasks will require repetitive wrist movement.

  • Requires the ability to interact with all clients in a professional and friendly manner despite periods of stress.

Special Requirements:

  • Wear steel toe safety shoes, safety glasses, gloves, hard hats and other Personal Protective Equipment as needed.

  • Cope with demands (stressors) that are associated with the job and/or the work environment so that acceptable levels of performance and overall contribution are maintained.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Stationary Engineer Certification or equivalent

  2. EPA approved Universal CFC certification.

  3. Knowledge of engineering fundamentals necessary for effective and safe operation of complex electrical and mechanical building equipment and systems.

  4. Experience working with steam systems (e.g. high pressure steam boilers), 1000T centrifugal chillers, air handling units, cooling towers, 200HP – 400HP air compressors, air dryers, heat exchangers, exhaust systems, VAV pneumatic controls, and building automation control systems.

  5. Training or experience with building automation control systems, I-Vue experience is a plus.

  6. Training or experience with refrigeration systems.

  7. Experience supervising vendors and on-site contractors.

  8. Experience working in a Computerized Maintenance Management (CMMS) environment.

  9. Experience with MS Office products. (Excel, Word, Outlook, etc).

Other Attributes:

  • Must be willing to work overtime when required. May be required to work holidays and weekends.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Maintenance

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 167732BR