Cdcr

STATIONARY ENGINEER EXAM

Man on phone holding screwdriver looking at air conditioning system

Salary $6,501-$6,826 per month

 

The Stationary Engineer exam will be administered at the following locations:

Self-Scheduling Opens Written Exam Dates Testing Location
Wednesday, April 17th @2:00 p.m. May 7th, 2019 Los Angeles
Wednesday, April 17th @2:00 p.m. May 9th, 2019 San Diego
Wednesday, May 1st @10 a.m. May 18th, 2019 Camarillo
Wednesday, May 1st @10 a.m. May 18th, 2019 Patton
Thursday, May 2nd @10 a.m. May 16th, 2019 Oakland
Thursday, May 2nd @10 a.m. May 17th, 2019 San Francisco
Thursday, May 2nd @10 a.m. May 21st, 2019 Sacramento

 

Job Description: The Stationary Engineer, under general direction, performs a variety of skilled work in the operation, maintenance and repair of boiler, heating, air conditioning, ventilating, lighting, power, water, water treatment, and other mechanical systems normally found in a State institution, hospital, large office building or complex of buildings; may instruct or lead resident workers and do other related work.

Benefits: State benefits include pensions managed by the California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS), health, dental, and vision packages as well as several types of paid leave. More details on benefit packages can be found on CalHR’s website at: www.calhr.ca.gov/employees/pages/salary-and-benefits.aspx 

To view the application instructions and access self scheduling visit: www.jobs.ca.gov/JOBSGEN/4PB16.PDF

Minimum Qualifications
Either I
Completion of a recognized apprenticeship for Stationary Engineers. (Apprentices who are within six months of completing their apprenticeship program may be admitted to the examination, but must present evidence of completion prior to appointment.)
Or II
Experience: Four years of experience performing duties which included the operation, maintenance, and repair of boiler, heating, refrigeration, ventilation and power equipment of large commercial, industrial or institutional buildings including the operation and maintenance of air conditioning systems involving the use of automatic controls.
and
Education: Completion of 700 hours of formalized technical instruction relating to Stationary Engineering in training offered by such established programs as: Job Corps; Skill Centers; Regional Occupational Programs; Trades Schools; Military; and Joint Training Partnership Act. (An Associate of Arts or Certificate in Mechanical Electrical Technology, which must have included at least 12 semester units of instruction in heating, ventilation, and refrigeration systems involving the use of automatic controls may be substituted for the 700 hours of technical instruction.) Students who are within six months of completing their degree will be admitted to the examination but they must present evidence of completion prior to appointment.
Two years of additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education.

Questions: (916) 322-2545 or email careers@cdcr.ca.gov

See the flyer: Stationary Engineer Exam Fact Sheet

For more information about current CDCR jobs vacancies, please visit the Department’s careers page at: www.cdcr.ca.gov/Career_Opportunities/