Location: Bemidji State University
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Employment Condition: Unlimited
Bemidji State University (BSU) invites applicants to join our team as a Relief Stationary Engineer. The Relief Stationary Engineer relieves stationary engineers during approved absences and is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the steam heating plant during relief shifts.
An offer of employment will be contingent upon a successful criminal background check conducted through the MN Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, a driving history background check, and a satisfactory physical assessment.
Responsibilities of the Relief Stationary Engineer include:
To facilitate proper crediting, please ensure that your application and/or resume clearly demonstrate fulfillment of the qualifications.
Other considerations include:
More than 20% of the time: Atmospheric conditions, exposure to weather, extreme heat, moving mechanical parts, noise, radiant energy.
Less than 20% of the time: Electric shock, extreme cold, high exposed places, toxic or caustic chemicals, wet/humidity, vibration.
Frequent: Balancing, carrying, crouching, firm grasp, kneeling, lifting below waist, pulling, pushing, reaching, simple grasp, standing, walking, depth perception, far vision, field of vision, midrange vision, near vision, visual accommodation, hearing, sense of touch, talking.
Occasional: Climbing, crawling, fine manipulating, lifting above shoulder, lifting above waist to chest, reclining, repetitive arm motion, repetitive foot motion, sitting, squatting, stooping, twisting/pivoting, color vision.
Apply for Vacancy Posting 43267, on the Minnesota Management and Budget website: http://mn.gov/mmb/careers/
If you are unable to apply online, please contact the job information line at 651.259.3637.
For additional information about the application process, go to http://www.mn.gov/careers.
Note: Internal bid applications will be considered prior to filling the position via the public application process and, therefore, may be closed due to contractual obligations.
Inquiries about the position:
Ricky Richter, Chief Power Plant Engineer
If you have general questions about this posting or submitting an application or bid, contact Teresa Hanson at email@example.com.
UNIVERSITY / COMMUNITY
Bemidji State University is nestled among the pines along the shores of Lake Bemidji, just blocks from a thriving downtown community. In this Northwoods setting, students, staff, and faculty have a variety of activities at their fingertips. Possessing all the charm and character of a college town, Bemidji remains a tight-knit community of good neighbors and engaged citizens who always come out to cheer for the Bemidji State Beavers. While the city of Bemidji — named after the Ojibwe Chief Shaynowishkung (nicknamed Bemidji) — is home to a diverse population of more than 15,000 people, it serves a regional population of more than 100,000.
Located between three American Indian reservations – Leech Lake, Red Lake and White Earth, students at Bemidji State University have the opportunity to experience a dynamic local culture and history. Bemidji also sits at the center of the legends of Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox. The famous statues of Paul and Babe greet students as they drive in from the south along Lake Bemidji.
Though quaint and historic, the city offers the urban conveniences upon which college students rely. Bemidji State is conveniently located minutes away from affordable restaurants, cozy coffee shops, grocery stores, city parks and more. Small, locally owned shops and art sculptures line the streets of downtown Bemidji, while national chains can be found in and around the Bemidji area, including an uptown selection of department stores and restaurants.
The thriving downtown community presents ample opportunities for engagement off-campus. Among other things, there are fine-dining restaurants, cafes, and a natural foods co-op in downtown Bemidji. The historic Paul Bunyan Playhouse has a calendar of classic shows; restaurants and lounges offer weekly live music performances; the First Friday Art Walk provides a tour of new monthly art exhibits; and annual events such as the Loop the Lake Festival, the Dragon Boat Festival, the Blue Ox Marathon, Bemidji Winterfest, and The Minnesota Finlandia bring the community together.
For those who love the outdoors, there are wooded, multi-use trail systems within minutes of campus and community parks with walking trails, playgrounds and a skate park. Lake Bemidji State Park and its miles of navigable trails is located directly across the lake from BSU, and the Buena Vista Ski Area — just 12 miles north of campus — offers downhill skiing and BSU-sponsored student transportation in the winter months. Further, the Mississippi River Headwaters is a mere 45 minutes from Bemidji.
For further information, visit our website at: http://www.bemidjistate.edu
Review a “special report on how this former lumber town has rebuilt itself as a high-speed, regional center of enterprise” at Bemidji 2.0
For information regarding benefits: https://www.bemidjistate.edu/offices/human-resources/current-employees/benefits-2/
This position is included in the American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) bargaining unit. A copy of the contract can be found at: https://mn.gov/mmb/employee-relations/labor-relations/labor/afscme.jsp