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As one of the largest energy services companies in the U.S., NORESCO utilizes design-build and performance-based contracting vehicles to deliver energy and maintenance savings and significant infrastructure upgrades to existing facilities. NORESCO also provides build, own, operate and maintain (BOOM) services for central heating, cooling and power-generation systems. NORESCO’s Sustainability Services group offers a full suite of sustainable design consulting services, including energy auditing, commissioning and retro-commissioning, energy & daylighting analysis, LEED® certification consulting, and sustainability master planning.

What makes NORESCO unique is our ability to engineer and implement turnkey energy solutions that meet each customer’s individual needs. At NORESCO, we pride ourselves on the excellent relationships we maintain with our customers. We earn their trust and respect through listening and timely response to their needs and concerns. These relationships, along with pursuing and hiring the best people, are truly why NORESCO is a leader in the energy industry.

NORESCO is part of UTC Building & Industrial Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corporation.

Our Operations and Maintenance (O&M) Team

NORESCO’s Operations and Maintenance Group is responsible for all of the contractual maintenance on equipment once an energy upgrade has been completed and installed on projects for colleges, universities, K-12 schools, hospitals as well as State, local and Federal Government buildings.

We have an immediate need for a Boiler Mechanic to work on site at Cheyney University in Philadelphia, PA as well as other areas where assigned.

As a Boiler Mechanic in our Operations and Maintenance Group, you will be representing NORESCO at customer sites. Therefore, it is of utmost importance to possess professionalism, trustworthiness, leadership skills, good listening and communication skills as well as the ability to respond promptly to emergency repair situations. You’ll work independently and direct subcontractors.

This opportunity has the potential to become a team lead where you will have the opportunity to set up and direct the work of others. For this position, it is most important that you’ve had previous experience interacting with customers whether in the field or on-site position.

Here is a look at the responsibilities for this position:

  • Perform service, adjustment, repair and maintenance of small low pressure steam and hot water boilers.
  • Read blueprints and schematic drawings to determine location, size, type of boiler, etc.
  • Inspect commercial boilers to determine operating efficiency. Adjust, repair or overhaul safety components such as operating limit, high limit, UV scanner, low water cut off and pressure relief valve.
  • Service, adjust and place commercial boilers in operation by trouble shooting and calibrating using digital combustion analyzer as well as checking gauges and instruments to maintain proper operating specifications and to establish preventative maintenance schedules and standards.
  • Be on call 24/7. ( For customers that have a 24/7 operation).
  • Do boiler efficiency tests and state mandated safety checks.
  • Practice safe work habits involving yourself and others.
  • Provide your own basic hand tools and test equipment.
  • Provide your own transportation.
  • Work weekends and evenings if necessary.
  • Perform other duties as required.

Here is a look at the requirements for this position:

  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Valid Driver’s License and proof of good driving record.
  • 5 years’ experience installing and/or maintaining commercial heating boilers.
  • 1st grade engineer license or HVAC journeyman license.
  • Proficient in MS Windows applications.
  • Familiarity with procedures and regulations pertaining to hazardous materials relating to boilers.
  • Ability to perform heavy manual labor.
  • Must be able to climb a 40’ vertical ladder and work from scaffolding.

NORESCO is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/V/D.

NORESCO maintains a drug free workplace.