University of Toronto Operating Engineer Trainee (Term Position - Up to 24 Months) in United States

TheUniversityofTorontoinvites qualified candidates to apply for an Operating Engineer Trainee position in our Utilities and Building Operations Division, Facilities and Services Department.

The successful Trainee will be afforded the opportunity to gain valuable experience in the operation and maintenance of our boiler plant and the HVAC systems in various buildings on the St. George Campus. This experience can be used to achieve the requirements of a 4 thClass Power (Operating) Engineer Certification of Qualification through the Technical Standards and Safety Authority (TSSA).

The term of this training program is up to 24 months (approximately 12 months spent in the boiler plant and 12 months in buildings operations). Upon successful completion of the program, if a vacancy for a full-time position is available, the Trainee may apply.

Trainees are eligible to be enrolled in the University’s health/insurance benefits and will be paid an hourly rate of $19.89/hour for the first 12 months of employment and $23.41/hour for the remaining 12 months.

This position is part of the UNIFOR, Local 2003 union and the successful candidate will be required to join this union.

Education: Grade 12 diploma (or equivalent and has successfully passed all TSSA exams for a 4th Class Power (Operating) Engineer Certification for the Province of Ontario. Proof of passing these exams is required to be submitted with your application.

Experience: Ability to demonstrate above-average mechanical aptitude. Basic electrical knowledge would be an asset.

Other: Ability to communicate effectively in English both orally and in writing; be proficient in Microsoft Outlook email, Excel and Word and have basic keyboarding skills.

Job: *Operating Engineer Trainee

Organization: *Utilities & Building Operations

Title: Operating Engineer Trainee (Term Position - Up to 24 Months)

Location: St. George (downtown Toronto)

Requisition ID: 1701033