Plant Engineer, Central Utilities Plant

Massachusetts, United States
Tuesday, 12 January 2021
End of advertisement period
Friday, 12 March 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.

PLANT ENGINEER, CENTRAL UTILITIES PLANTFacilities-Utilities, to be responsible for plant engineering, operations, and maintenance support and for project management in the Facilities’ Central Utilities Plant (CUP). Will serve as a resource for plant personnel; assist in the safe, effective, and efficient operation of the facility; support facilities’ EHS engineer as needed; serve as project liaison for future and ongoing projects, specifically cogeneration plant expansion, accelerated capital renewal, and major repair operations; keep site engineering drawings and documentation up-to-date; maintain CUP policies and procedures; determine schedule, agenda, and program for annual testing and tabletop exercises; serve as contact for plant-specific IT systems; and develop and maintain a master plan for future equipment replacement and capacity increases. 

Job Requirements

REQUIRED: B.S. degree in an engineering discipline; three years’ experience in plant and/or mechanical design in a CHP or power generation facility; working knowledge of plant engineering processes; and strong analytical, time-management, and interpersonal skills. Must be able to establish effective working relationships within and between work groups; communicate effectively, both orally and in writing; foster a positive work environment and lead a group of engineers and other staff in a team-centered organization; and represent the department in the overall MIT community. Job #19075-10