The incumbent works within the Maintenance Division of Facilities Engineering Service at the Minneapolis VA Medical Center. The MVAMC is one of the largest non-consolidated medical center in the VA Health Care system, comprised of 28 buildings and nearly 2 million square feet, spread over two campuses approximately 1.5 miles apart, encompassing approximately 120 acres.Responsibilities
The incumbent will perform journeyman level duties to install,repair,remove,modify,align,calibrate, overhaul and perform preventive maintenance on systems and equipment at the MVAMC.This specifically includes but is not limited to: high-pressure piping systems,autoclaves, washer sterilizers,automatic and manual control valves, heat exchangers,economizer system, liquid movers,flash tanks,pressure reducing valves, back flow prevention devices,steam traps,steam strainers, expansion joints, all kitchen process equipment, steam boilers,steam water heaters, storage tanks, hydronic boilers, laboratory apparatus, garbage disposals, exterior utility systems to include fire hydrants testing and maintenance and other equipment and systems as assigned
Work Schedule: Full Time Days- Occasional weekend/holiday shift coverage and early morning.
Position Description Title/PD#: Pipefitter/60277A
Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not authorized Travel Required
Not requiredSupervisory status No Promotion Potential 10