Energy Center Operator–1500000AX8
Abbott is a global healthcare company devoted to improving life through the development of products and technologies that span the breadth of healthcare. With a portfolio of leading, science-based offerings in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic pharmaceuticals, Abbott serves people in more than 150 countries and employs approximately 69,000 people.
Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.
Please note that candidates need to be eligible to work in the U.S. without Abbott sponsorship.
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Primary Function / Primary Goals / Objectives:
The Energy Center Operator is responsible for providing all utilities for the site, including electric, water, steam, compressed air, refrigeration, air conditioning and to operate and perform routine maintenance on Energy Center equipment. The incumbent must be able to perform all duties with minimal or no supervision.
Responsible for implementing and maintaining the effectiveness of the quality system.
Operates Energy Center equipment and related control systems; i.e., gas/oil boilers, air compressors, ammonia refrigeration system, chillers, cooling towers, water and sewer treatment systems.
Performs various chemical tests on steam and water systems such as hardness, conductance, alkalinity, pH, etc.. Using the test results, maintains proper control of different steam and water systems to assure efficient Energy Center operation and provide high quality utilities for the site.
Performs routine maintenance in Energy Center systems and equipment such as boilers, chillers, air compressors, steam systems, water softeners, and pumps.
Uses computer-based HMI control system for both utility and HVAC control systems. Use computer to access Outlook and Maximo.
High school diploma/GED, 2- 4 years of work related energy center operations.
Experience is required due to nature of the staffing schedule currently where round the clock operation’s coverage is achieved with four operators on a rotating shift basis. Due to their schedule, the operator(s) is the only maintenance/operations person(s) on site, including the night shifts and weekends. An experienced operator is required due to the lack of current staffing that would allow for an inexperienced operator to be adequately training to operate safely alone.
Knowledge of applicable regulatory standards and requirements for infant formula and nutritionals.
Four years related experience is defined as operating energy center type equipment such as boilers, refrigeration, air compressors, hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical, and electronic control systems in a similar environment or performing tasks similar to or the same as those required in this position. Must be able to diagnose and repair the problem without shutting the site down or jeopardizing site operations such as MIS.
Accountability / Scope/Budget:
Proper operation of the utility systems is essential in operating the equipment efficiently and safely. Improper operation can have an adverse effect on the site utility budget, and could result in costly damage to the equipment.
On a continuous basis, this position must coordinate with all site operations the usage of steam, water, compressed air and any other utility systems to avoid utility shortages or outages that could stop or jeopardize their operation. Works under minimal or no direct supervision.
Significant Work Activities and Conditions N/A
: USA-Arizona-Casa Grande