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Stationary Fireman Helper

University/Agency Illinois State University
Civil Service Classification Steam and Power Plant I
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Posting Duration 3/30/2023 - 4/16/2023
Probationary Period 6 months

Job Description

Under direct supervision from Steam and Power Plant II, III, IV & V , perform physical labor in the operation, maintenance and repair of Heating Plant and mechanical equipment in buildings.


Required Qualifications
1. High School diploma or equivalent.
2. Valid driver's license.
3. A final candidate must complete a post-offer pre-employment physical exam. Employment is contingent on the successful result of the pre-employment physical.

Desired Qualifications
1. Skill in the use of various tools (hammer, pliers, screwdriver, electric and/or pneumatic tools).
2. Ability to read 2" gauges on various equipment.
3. Valid driver's license and ability to drive a straight shift vehicle.
4. Ability to comprehend verbal and written instructions and materials.
5. Possess mathematical skills to calculate material lists and chemical and utility usages for boiler operations




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Contact Information

University/Agency Illinois State University
Department/College Human Resources
Contact Colette Homan
Phone Number 309-438-8311
Comments Please fully complete the entire application including, but not limited to, the education and work history portions. Be specific on your work history, including employment dates (if part-time you must list the number of work hours) and duties for all positions held. Applicable part-time work experience will be considered toward qualifying for this position; however, it will be converted to a full-time equivalency to determine combined length of experience. Please do not put "see resume" in the duties and responsibilities section of the work history. This will be considered an incomplete application and incomplete applications will not be considered.

To be eligible for Veteran's Preference points on the exam, appropriate military service documentation such as a DD-214 may be faxed or mailed to Human Resources by the application deadline:

Fax: 309.438.0011, Attn: Colette Homan
Address: Illinois State University
Human Resources
Campus Box 1300
Normal, IL 61790-1300

The Civil Service examination for this classification is based on your application materials and responses to the supplemental questions. No participation other than submission of applicant materials is required from applicants that qualify to take the exam. If you meet the minimum required qualifications for this position, you will receive a score calculated based on your education and experience, and your name will be placed on the active employment register by exam score. After the application deadline, the names within the top three scores will be referred to the department for interview.

This position is represented by Local 399.