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Building/Facility Engineer - REQID0002272

Plant Engineering and Maintenance


Job ID: REQID0002272

The Stowers Institute has an opening for a Building/Facility Engineer to maintain and keep mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems operational at all times. This position is four 10 hour shifts per week.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Maintaining and/or repairing boilers and chillers in a central utility plant
  • Maintaining and/or repairing a/c equipment, testing water treatment levels and adding appropriate chemicals, or blowing down and testing safety valves on boilers
  • Utilizing the Johnson Controls Metasys building automation system to monitor and control the Institute’s mechanical and electrical systems
  • Responding to service calls for issues regarding temperature, lighting, etc.
  • General mechanical repairs such as greasing motors
  • Replacing air handler filters, belts, and pumps
  • Electrical repairs which could include replacing lamps and ballasts, defective switches and outlets
  • Repairing plumbing including leaks and clearing of drain lines and toilets
  • Cleaning of mechanical areas such as the boiler room, maintenance shop, and mechanical areas to include painting of piping and equipment
  • Other duties as assigned

The successful candidate will have excellent customer relations skills, good written and oral communication skills, the ability to effectively work independently and in a team-oriented environment, an excellent work history to reflect reliability and attention to detail, and a good working knowledge of equipment repair and maintenance.

Minimum Requirements:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years of experience working in central utility plants and large-scale mechanical systems
  • A Missouri class “A” Operating Engineers License is preferred
  • Knowledge of Johnson Controls Metasys system is preferred

To Apply

Submit the requested documents to or Administration Department, Stowers Institute for Medical Research, 1000 E 50th Street, Kansas City, MO 64110.

Requested Documents:

  • Current Resume
  • Cover Letter

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