Assistant Stationary Engineer

Requisition ID:  2632

Columbus, US, 43210

ENGIE is committed to reshaping the energy future through the global implementation of a lower carbon energy economy in order to preserve the world’s natural resources.  We are looking for talented and driven people who are committed to making the vision a reality.


Under guidance of the higher-level Stationary Engineer, the Assistant Stationary Engineer will monitor and operate all current and future Utility Plant equipment in a safe and efficient manner including but not limited to boilers, turbines, emergency diesel generators, chillers, air compressors, pumps, water treatment and associated equipment. This role will troubleshoot, maintain, clean plant equipment, completes logs, and record keeping. The Assistant Stationary Engineer will follow operating, safety and environmental standards. This role must be eligible to work a 12-hour shift and is subject to emergency calls.


This position is located on the Ohio State University campus in Columbus, OH and will report to the Operations Manager. 


What you’ll do:

  • Take plant readings, monitor utility system performance, conduct water testing and makes changes as necessary to provide reliable and efficient plant operations
  • Respond to alarms and utility system conditions
  • Perform troubleshooting and inspection activities
  • Complete startup, shutdown and Lock Out/Tagout of equipment
  • Review plant SOP’s and other training material directed toward passing the State of Ohio third class stationary engineer license exam
  • Operate current and future utility plant equipment including but not limited to boilers, turbines, chillers, air compressors, emergency generators and associated equipment 
  • Other duties as assigned


What you bring:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent required
  • State of Ohio pressure boiler operator license preferred
  • Successful completion of a 125-hour steam boiler and steam turbine operation course approved by the superintendent preferred


Additional Information/Conditions:

  • Ability to meet highest attendance requirements
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to handle multiple assignments on a timely basis with a high degree of accuracy
  • Ability to use a company computer
  • Could involve some lifting



ENGIE North America isn’t just participating in the Zero-Carbon Transition, we’re leading it!  Join us as we develop energy that is more renewable, more efficient, and more accessible to everyone. 


Unite with us in leading the transformation of the world of energy!  ENGIE is looking for talented and motivated individuals to create the future of energy and customer solutions.  Join a rewarding and flexible work environment that encourages innovation and creativity to help customers meet their energy challenges today and in the future.  Are you up for the challenge?


At ENGIE, our goal is to support, promote, and thrive on diversity, equity, and inclusion.  We do so for the benefit of our employees, customers, products and services, and community.  So ENGIE is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is also an affirmative action employer.  We are firmly committed to creating an equitable and inclusive environment for all employees.


We are committed to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment.  All employment decisions at ENGIE are based on business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications.  ENGIE is committed to providing equal employment opportunities regardless of actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), gender identity, or gender expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status, civil union, or domestic partnership status, military service or veteran status, physical or mental disability, protected medical condition, genetic information, or any other legally protected category (referred to as “protected characteristics”) as defined by applicable federal, state or local law in the locations where we operate.


  • Salary Range: $28.70 USD, hourly
  • Actual salary offered may vary depending on geography, experience, education, internal pay alignment, or other bona fide factors


ENGIE complies with all federal, state, and local minimum wage laws.


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Business Unit:  GBU Energy Solutions
Division:  ESI NORTHAM
Legal Entity:  ENGIE North America Inc.
Contract Type:  Permanent
Job Type:  Full - Time
Professional Experience:  Junior (experience < 3 years)
Education Level:  High School Diploma/GED/A Levels

Nearest Major Market: Columbus