Power Engineer 1 (Casual), Plant Operations

Horizon Health Network is an equal opportunity employer.

COMPETITION #: 2018-34053 External
ZONE: Miramichi
DEPARTMENT: Plant Operations
FACILITY: Miramichi Regional Hospital
JOB TITLE: Power Engineer 1
CLASSIFICATION: Power Engineer I (2019)
LANGUAGE: English Essential
HOURS OF WORK: Day; Evening; Night; Rotating, Subject to change due to operational requirements
SALARY: $23.1388 to $24.9071 per hour


The Power Engineer is responsible for operating and maintaining a heating/power plant and auxiliary equipment.


  • Must hold a valid 4th class power engineer's license in accordance with the Boiler and Pressure Vessel Act. Must have a valid driver's license.
  • Ability to attend work on a regular basis.
  • Ability to perform the duties of the position.
  • Good work record.
  • Written and spoken competence in English required


The Power Engineer 1 is responsible for: 

  • Operating, maintaining, analyzing and troubleshooting a boiler and auxiliary equipment
  • Monitoring and assessing environmental data and maintaining a fuel delivery system
  • Analyzing and maintaining water treatment and distribution systems
  • Overhauling and repairing boilers
  • Monitoring automatic controls within the power plant
  • Operating, maintaining, isolating and repairing plant equipment
  • Maintaining grounds (snow removal and lawn care) and grounds equipment
  • Performing minor repairs within codes and regulations such as plumbing, electrical and carpentry


Competencies identified by Horizon Health Network:

  • Attention to Detail
  • Communication
  • Decision Making
  • Interpersonal Relations
  • Patient/Client Focus
  • Problem Solving
  • Results Orientation

Applications for this position must be submitted on-line by August 8, 2018.

NOTE: There will be no further postings for this position should there be no fully qualified applicants. If you wish to be considered for this position and have most of the qualifications as posted and the registration or licensure where required, you are encouraged to apply at this time.

Please quote Competition # 2018-34053-External. Horizon Health Network appreciates expressed interest, however, only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. Human Resources Department, Horizon Health Network.

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