Plant Engineer

Massachusetts, United States
23 Jul 2020
End of advertisement period
23 Oct 2020
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 futurethen take a look at this opportunity.

PLANT ENGINEER, CENTRAL UTILITIES PLANT, Facilities-Central Utilities Plant, to be responsible for plant engineering, operations, and maintenance support and for project management in the Central Utilities Plant (CUP). Will serve as a resource for plant personnel; assist with the safe, effective, and efficient operation of the facility; support facilities EHS engineer as needed; serve as project liaison for future and on-going 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; develop and maintain a master plan for future equipment replacement and capacity increases; and perform additional duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

REQUIRED:  bachelor’s degree in an engineering discipline; demonstrated skill with plant performance improvement, environmental compliance, and safety and electrical distribution systems; working knowledge of plant engineering processes; experience operating power generating facilities and transmission systems; strong analytical, time management, and interpersonal skills; ability to foster a positive work environment and lead a group of engineers and other staff in a team-centered organization; ability to establish effective working relationships within and between work groups and communicate effectively, both orally and in writing; and ability to represent the department in the overall MIT community.  Job #18822-10

MIT will conduct a background check (including checking criminal records) for finalists.

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.

MIT considers equivalent combinations of experience and education for certain jobs. All candidates who believe they possess equivalent experience and education are encouraged to apply.