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Stationary Systems Operator I



San Antonio, TX, USA
Posted on Thursday, May 30, 2024
There's way more to H-E-B than our 400+ Stores. To support our manufacturing and warehouse campus locations, the H-E-B Industrial Facility Services team provides maintenance, repair, and construction in ammonia refrigeration, plant utilities, automated systems, and building services.

As a Stationary Systems Operator, you'll operate and maintain multiple steam and refrigeration systems that serve H-E-B warehousing and manufacturing facilities.

Once you're eligible, you'll become an Owner in the company, so we're looking for commitment, hard work, and focus on quality and Customer service. 'Partner-owned' means our most important resources--People--drive the innovation, growth, and success that makes H-E-B The Greatest Omnichannel Retailing Company.

Do you have a:

HEART FOR PEOPLE... willingness to be respectful to / honest with others?

HEAD FOR BUSINESS... ability to seek out opportunities to learn / develop yourself?

PASSION FOR RESULTS... initiative?

We are looking for:

  • a high school diploma, or equivalent
  • experience in industrial maintenance

What is the work?

Maintenance / Troubleshooting / Repair & Replacement:

Refrigeration Operations

  • Performs basic refrigeration operations (putting equipment online, taking it offline, water testing, oil draining, charging compressors with oil, etc.)
  • Performs refrigeration engine room operational checks
  • Performs component and individual equipment pump-downs
  • Performs basic industrial refrigeration system troubleshooting

Refrigeration Mechanical

  • Performs PM tasks on refrigeration equipment
  • Assists higher-level operators to install / troubleshoot / maintain / repair industrial refrigeration mechanical equipment

Refrigeration Electrical

  • Reads / applies understanding of basic electrical diagrams
  • Uses basic electrical test equipment (amp meter, voltage / ohm multimeter) to perform electrical measurements to determine proper equipment operation and basic troubleshooting on AC / DC circuits ranging from 12 volts to 480 volts
  • Assists higher-level operators to troubleshoot / repair / maintain more complex electrical equipment and systems

Refrigeration Maintenance

  • Preserves piping / equipment by preparing surfaces and applying a variety of paint coatings
  • Performs maintenance and inspections on screw compressors, purgers, centrifugal pumps, condensers, evaporators, valves
  • Assists higher-level operators to troubleshoot / maintain / repair more complex refrigeration equipment

Boiler Operations

  • Performs boiler room operational checks
  • Perform blowdown on steaming boilers
  • Starts up / shuts down boilers, feed pumps, condensate return pumps, and other auxiliary equipment
  • Perform boiler water and feed water testing and treatment
  • Performs basic steam system troubleshooting

Boiler Maintenance & Repair

  • Assist higher-level operators to prepare boilers for state, local, and insurance inspections
  • Assists higher-level operators to troubleshoot / maintain / repair more complex steam equipment

Compliance / Safety:

  • Operates as a first responder during HAZMAT situations
  • Follows standard operating procedures (SOP) related to completion of stationary engineering logs, completion of work order and parts requisitions, lockout- tagout
  • Obtains / maintains / displays appropriate grade stationary engineer license as soon as experience requirements are met

What is your background?

  • High school diploma, or equivalent
  • 0-2 yrs Experience (Minimum of 2 years' experience in Industrial Maintenance)
  • Pass RETA CARO certification within a year (Required)
  • 40-hour HAZMAT certification (or ability to acquire / maintain)
  • Boiler operator's license (or ability to acquire / maintain)

Do you have what it takes to be a fit as an H-E-B Stationary Systems Operator?

  • Strong organization and time-management skills
  • Written / verbal communication skills
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and shift focus between tasks; attention to detail
  • Ability to speak and read English
  • Initiative

Can you...

  • Work while standing, sitting, stooping, walking, bending, with hands over head, and in prone position
  • Climb; work from a 25-foot ladder and other elevated work platforms (manlift, scissor lift, catwalk, silo)
  • Occasionally lift and carry 90 lbs
  • Work in extreme temperatures ranging from -20 to 130 degrees
  • Pass an annual HAZMAT physical
  • Obtain / maintain appropriate stationary engineer license, as required by local, state, or federal codes