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General Maintenance Engineer - REQID0002087

Plant Engineering and Maintenance


Job ID: REQID0002087

The Stowers Institute has an opening for a General Maintenance 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:

  • 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
  • Maintaining and/or repairing boilers, chillers and other a/c equipment, testing water treatment levels and adding appropriate chemicals, or blowing down and testing safety valves on boilers
  • Cleaning of mechanical areas such as the boiler room, maintenance shop, and mechanical areas to include painting of piping and equipment
  • Utilizing the Johnson Controls Metasys building automation system to monitor and control the Institute’s mechanical and electrical systems
  • 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
  • A Missouri class “A” Operating Engineers License
  • Knowledge of Johnson Controls Metasys system is preferred

Application Instructions: To be considered for this position, please submit the requested documents careers[at] or to 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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