State of Washington Classified Job Specification
STATIONARY ENGINEER 4
In a Higher Education facility, as a lead, assist the Chief Engineer in the operation and maintenance of a large, complex central steam plant facility and related auxiliary stations.
Lead the work of shift personnel in power plant production of steam, electricity, air and chilled water;
Diagnose operating difficulties and recommend corrective measures;
Direct scheduled downtime for maintenance procedures;
Lead subordinate staff in proper housekeeping and state safety activities of power plant operation;
Supervise preventative maintenance programs and monitor daily log of activities;
Prepare monthly production and related reports and initiate supply and maintenance requisitions;
Perform related duties as required.
There may be instances where individual positions must have additional licenses or certification. It is the employer’s responsibility to ensure the appropriate licenses/certifications are obtained for each position.
Applicable steam engineer's license and three years' supervisory experience with power plant operations, including feed water systems, coal, gas, and fuel oil fired high-pressure boiler systems and all auxiliary equipment, water chilling systems, high voltage generation and distribution systems and related combustion controls and safety devices.
Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except when there are legal requirements, such as a license/certification/registration.
Class Specification History
New class adopted January 3, 1973.
Revise class. Revises minimum qualifications; adopted July, 2, 1990.
Revise class. Revises title, class code (formerly 5611 Assistant Chief Engineer), general revision, revises definition, deletes distinguishing characteristics; adopted May 10, 2007, effective July 1, 2007.