Iowa Department of Administrative Services Power Plant Engineer 4 in Anamosa, Iowa
Power Plant Engineer 4
Power Plant Engineer 4
$48,027.20 - $62,691.20 Annually
Anamosa - 52205 - Jones County, IA
243 Corrections - Anamosa State Penitentiary
6/17/2021 11:59 PM Central
Point of Contact
Nicolen.Taylor@iowa.gov or call her at (319) 462 3504
POWER PLANT ENGINEER 4
Perform advanced journey level work and lead offenders in the operation and maintenance of the equipment at the Power plant supplying utility services to a correctional facility. The Power plant is located outside of the Penitentiary. Staff are responsible for the operation and maintenance of emergency electrical generation system, steam, water, and sewer systems in the powerhouse, and two water wells. Should have knowledge of the principles and procedures of fuel and equipment used in the operation, maintenance and repair of steam generating boilers, electrical generating turbines and generators or centralized air-conditioners and auxiliary equipment. Full Job description available at das.hre.iowa.gov under State Employment - Job Descriptions.
Anamosa Iowasits upon the junction of Buffalo Creek and Wapsipinicon River. Wapsipinicon State Park hosts in Anamosa as one of Iowa’s oldest state parks. It is located on the southwest end of Anamosa. The state park offers camping, fishing, golfing, and hiking. Anamosa was named as the Pumpkin Capital of Iowa by the Iowa State Legislature in 1993. The town got its name due to hosting a Pumpkinfest, a pumpkin festival and weigh-off, every year in October. The National Motorcycle Museum is a unique place to check out any time of year. They have a display of over 450 motorcycles; while some are the collection of memorabilia. Check out their gift shop as well!
At Anamosa Correctional Facility, (https://doc.iowa.gov/about-us/about-institutions/anamosa-state-penitentiary) in Anamosa Iowa we offer a wide range of career opportunities in various departments; i.e., Security, Treatment, Medical, Administrative, Business, Records, Maintenance/Trades, Food Service and other support areas. Join our team of dedicated professionals who provide an environment that facilitates change for incarcerated individuals. Come be a part of creating opportunities for safer communities. You’ll find an exceptional workplace where mutual respect and support are part of the culture.
Minimum Qualification Requirements
Experience equal to four years of full-time work in the operation, maintenance and repair of steam generating boilers, centralized air-conditioning or electrical power generating equipment and auxiliary systems;
an equivalent combination of education and experience, substituting 30 semester hours of accredited coursework in the operation, maintenance and repair of steam boilers from a military school or a recognized trade or vocational school or an area college for each year of the required experience to a maximum substitution of one year;
employees withcurrentcontinuous experience in the state Executive Branch that includes experience equal to two years of full-time work as a Power Plant Engineer 3.
For additional information, please click on thislink to view the job description. (https://das.iowa.gov/sites/default/files/hr/documents/class_and_pay/JobClassDescriptions/PowerPlantEngineer4-08420-88420.pdf)
Additional Qualification Requirements
Within a period of time as determined by the appointing authority, certain employees in this class may be required to obtain a Fire Sprinkler Installer and Maintenance License in accordance with Chapter 100D, Iowa Code.
Designated positions in this class require applicants to obtain the required certification, license and endorsements within a period of time as determined by the appointing authority at the time of hire.
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How many years do you have of full-time work experience in the operation, maintenance and repair of steam generating boilers, centralized air-conditioning or electrical power generating equipment and auxiliary systems?
No experience in the identified areas
Less than two years of experience in the identified areas
Two years to less than four years of experience in the identified areas
Four or more years of experience in the identified areas
How many years do you have of COMBINED experience in the operation, maintenance and repair of steam generating boilers, centralized air-conditioning or electrical power generating equipment and auxiliary systems AND/OR post high school education in the operation, maintenance and repair of steam boilers from a military school or a recognized trade or vocational school or an area college? 30 Semester hours equals one year of work experience.Applicants can only substitute up to a maximum of ONE year of education (30 Semester hours) for experience.
No education and/or experience in the identified areas
Less than two years combined of education and/or experience in the identified areas
Two years to less than four years of combined education and/or experience in the identified areas
Four or more years of combined education and/or experience in the identified areas
Are you a CURRENT employee for the State of Iowa (executive branch)? IF YES - How many years of full-time experience in the classification of Power Plant Engineer 3 do you have?
Not applicable – I am not a state employee
Less than one year of experience as a Power Plant Engineer 3
One year to less than two years of experience as a Power Plant Engineer 3
Two or more years of experience as a Power Plant Engineer 3
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