Steam Plant Mechanic & Systems Operator (Stationary Engineer)

Indiana State University   Terre Haute, IN   Full-time     Mechanic/Technician
Posted on November 21, 2023
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Steam Plant Mechanic & Systems Operator (Stationary Engineer)

Indiana State University is seeking to hire a Steam Plant Mechanic and Steam Plant Systems Operator. These positions are responsible for the operation of the ISU Central Heating Plant. The applicant must be able to work extended shifts, holidays, and university closings as needed. The applicant must be able to work at heights over 30 feet and lift 50 pound bags of salt.


Education: High School Diploma or GED.
Experience: One year of experience in the operation of some type of industrial equipment. Should possess a knowledge of gas and oil fired high-pressure steam boilers and associated equipment such as high and low pressure steam systems, condensate systems, compressed air systems, pumps, fans, water treatment and purification equipment including reverse osmosis units, digital control systems, meters, gauges, actuators, general instrumentation, electrical and pneumatic systems.

Applications Process:

The review of applications for these positions will begin on December 7, 2023, and will continue until both positions are filled. For a full description of these positions and to apply please visit the links below

Steam Plant Mechanic (Stationary Engineer)

Steam Plant Systems Operator (Stationary Engineer)

About the Institution:

Indiana State University is a world-class center of higher education, located in Terre Haute, Indiana, and serving a multi-state region that stretches from Indianapolis to St. Louis, Chicago, Louisville, Cincinnati, and beyond. It has been recognized by the Princeton Review as among the best universities in the Midwest.

Indiana State is a beautiful, pedestrian-friendly campus located within walking distance of local shops, restaurants, and activities in Terre Haute’s historic downtown district. Situated near the Indiana-Illinois border, the campus is about an hour’s drive from Indianapolis and within a few hours of other major metropolitan areas.

Indiana State offers more than 100 undergraduate degree programs and more than 70 graduate degrees, certificates, and licensure programs, many offered on campus and online. It also serves as a dynamic educational partner for businesses and industries across Indiana and throughout the Midwest. Indiana State is noted for programs in education, business administration, operations and supply chain management, aviation, criminology and criminal justice, cybersecurity, insurance and risk management, psychology, engineering technology, and a variety of health and human services degrees, among many others.

Indiana State, one of the most diverse campuses in Indiana, is a welcoming community of students, faculty, and staff representing most U.S. states and many countries around the world. There are more than 260 student-run organizations offering activities and entertainment throughout the year, along with 15 NCAA Division I athletic teams, a first-rate student recreation center with numerous classes and recreational sports programs, and a Performing Arts Series and University Speakers Series that bring national touring productions and speakers to campus.

Indiana State is a place of belonging where students, faculty, and staff learn and thrive together. Join our Sycamore family!

Indiana State University is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring people with many varied backgrounds, identities, and characteristics to join our institution; additionally, we are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures.