Utilities Specialist I


Bauan, PH, 4204

Job Description

The position is responsible for the safe, reliable operation of the waste water treatment plant, Boiler System, Fire Water System, Cooling Tower, and Boiler Water Softening/Reverse Osmosis systems. The position is also responsible for equipment, facility maintenance and the implementation of preventive maintenance program in mechanical, instrument and electrical equipment. 
Operates and controls the waste water, the boiler, fire water system, cooling tower systems PM, and boiler water softening/reverse osmosis system; monitors utilities parameters, and make necessary adjustments on valves and other means of control. 

Observes variations in operating conditions and interprets meter and gauge readings and tests results to determine load requirements. Implement corrective actions in case of utility operation abnormality  

Conducts inventory and monitors the usage of WWTP materials, industrial salts, anti-corrosion, boiler system and other utilities chemicals, and generates PR when re-ordering volume is met and follow-up delivery to the supplier. 

Supervises contractor’s activities especially during maintenance shutdown and other PM works. 

Reviews and analyze contractors test results (Water Analysis, etc. ) and implement recommended corrective action. Coordinate with 3rd party contractor to ensure a reliable and safe operation of Utility equipment. 

Conducts boiler and water necessary chemical laboratory analysis. 

Prepares pumps and other equipment; controls flow of raw waste water through filtering, settling, aeration, and sludge digestion processes. 

Maintains log of operations and records meter and gauge readings. 

Determine and implement preventive maintenance program needed for the reliable operation of the Utility systems.  

Conducts operation analysis. Calculate boiler efficiency and generate actions to improve reliability of the system. 

Collects waste water and utility samples and conducts laboratory tests such as chemical oxygen demand, total suspended solid, pH, temperature, etc. 

Conduct repair/trouble-shooting of equipment related to the operation of WWTP and other utility systems. 

Conducts inventory on all materials needed in the Waste Water Treatment Plant, and utility systems. 

Cleans and maintains the Waste Water Treatment Plant and utilities areas. Conducts cleaning of trenches, surge tank, etc. and ensures proper cleaning and disposal of sludge and other waste materials. 

Coordinates with Process Specialist and implements waste minimization procedures during washing. 

Plan and Coordinate to the plant team regarding Utilities shutdown schedule and maintenance. Generate maintenance shutdown schedule activities. 

Submits necessary environmental related monthly report to EHS&S Manager and other utility operation related reports to  Maintenance Manager.


At least one year relevant experience. 

Registered Mechanical Engineer


Graduate of vocational/technical course (Mechanical / Instrument) and/or Mechanical Engineering Graduate; preferably licensed

Established in 1932, Stepan Company is a major manufacturer of basic and intermediate chemicals including surfactants, polymers, as well as specialty ingredients that go into consumer, household, and institutional products such as laundry detergents, shampoos, and surface cleaners. Stepan Company currently has 22 global manufacturing locations and over 2,500 employees. We have a strong record of growth. Our growth allows us to provide meaningful career opportunities and stability to our team members. We have big goals at Stepan and know every team member will be crucial to achieving our objectives. Regardless of function, we are looking for team members who bring with them a growth mindset, an entrepreneurial spirit, and the ability to thrive in an evolving environment.


We celebrate diversity at Stepan and are committed to creating a diverse, inclusive environment. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, disability, age, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.





Stepan is a global specialty and intermediate chemical manufacturer that has been serving a broad range of industries for over 90 years. Today, Stepan is a $2.7 billion revenue company. Our continued success is driven by the passion and commitment of our 2,500+ employees around the world.

Why Work At Stepan?

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