Stationary Engineer

Allegheny County Airport Authority

Date: 09/14/2021

Location: Pittsburgh, PA

At the Allegheny County Airport Authority, it is our vision to reflect and serve the community, inspire the industry, and advance the region’s role as a world leader. We look for talented people who are uniquely qualified to serve our mission of becoming a global aviation leader, driving innovation, regional growth and prosperity. 

At the ACAA we all have a role in the ambitious transformation of becoming a smarter airport that will enhance the passenger experience and deliver on our mission of being a global aviation leader. 

Here is how the Stationary Engineer will help: 

--> Work safely and abide by all ACAA safety guidelines;

--> Monitor and operate various airport computerized systems including, but not limited to, Building Automation System (BAS), and Fire Detection and Suppression in accordance with established policies;

--> Answer telephone and radio calls requesting assistance with the Automated Systems;

--> Log all calls into data bases and create work orders as appropriate;

--> Communicate with sister departments for situational awareness and action, when applicable and necessary, to include Airport Operations, Fire Department, and Airline Services; 

--> Perform total maintenance—preventive and corrective—of all stationary equipment, entailing diagnostics and parts, as well as tear-down/repair/rebuild of equipment and disposal or reclaim of refrigerants according to E.P.A. standards;

--> Monitor meters and gauges and automatic recording devices at specified intervals to verify operating conditions;

--> Record data such as temperature of equipment, hours of operation, fuel consumed, temperature or pressure, water levels, analysis of flue gas, voltage load and generator balance;

--> Adjust manual controls or override automatic controls to bring equipment into recommended or prescribed operating ranges, switch to backup equipment or systems, or to remove equipment from service;

--> Perform water filtration tests and provide chemical treatment, such as brine, caustic and descaler into treatment tank to prevent contamination buildup and to clean boiler lines;

--> Develop or participate in the job safety analysis procedures;

--> Perform other related tasks as assigned or required.