HVAC Mechanic

Location
Wilmington, North Carolina
Salary
$38,237 -$39,360
Posted
May 15, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Vacancy Number: S00527
Working Title: HVAC Mechanic
Career Band Title: Facility Maint Tech-Mech Trade
Location of Workplace: Main UNCW Campus
Competency Level: Journey

Essential functions of this position:
The primary purpose of this position is to service and repair heating, air conditioning, ventilation systems, pumps, motors, seals, valves, controls, piping and other associated mechanical devices. This position has been designated as essential personnel for the University and may be required to report to work during adverse weather conditions even though the University may be operating on an alternate schedule. This position may assist with snow, ice and/or debris removal under the direction of a supervisor.

N.C. Minimum Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
High school diploma or equivalency; or demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work. Some positions may require special licenses or certification.
Optional Guidelines:
Experience in the trade(s) areas related to the area of assignment may be substituted on a year-for-year basis.

Additional knowledge, skills, and abilities required to perform the essential functions of the position:
Basic understanding of the operation and maintenance of building hot water & chilled water systems and related equipment in an industrial setting and/or a mechanical background supporting and ability to learn these systems
Basic knowledge of refrigeration circuit
Efficient use of HVAC hand tools and diagnostic equipment including but not limited to; Torches, electrical meter, leak detection equipment and vacuum pumps
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds frequently and 50+ pounds occasionally, with or without reasonable accommodations
The ability to perform tasks associated with the HVAC trade on a mechanics level with input from supervisors and technicians

Preferred education, professional skills and experience:
High school diploma or equivalent and a minimum of five years of field experience in the mechanical and/or HVAC trades

Certifications or licensure required to perform the essential functions of the position:
Employee must possess a valid North Carolina driver’s license, or be able to obtain one within two weeks of hiring
Must have EPA CFC certification for refrigerant recovery

Recruitment Range: $38,237 -$39,360
NC Salary Grade Equivalency: 65
Hours Per Week: 1.0 (40 hours per week)
Months Per Year: 12 Months
Work Days: Monday - Friday
Work Hours: 7:00AM - 4:00PM - on-call one week at a time on a rotating basis.
Position Number: 7514
Job Posting Date: 05/11/2017
Job Closing Date: 05/26/2017

Special Instructions:
PLEASE NOTE: To receive full consideration, please be sure you have fully completed the entire application before you apply for this position. Failure to answer all required questions will cause the system to disqualify your application. Due to the high interest in positions at UNCW, we are happy to answer any questions you may have regarding the position if selected for an interview. Thank you in advance for your understanding.

You will be required to attach a cover letter and resume to successfully apply for this position. To receive full consideration, please be sure you have completed the ‘Work History’ section of the application before you apply for this position.

For more info/to apply visit http://jobs.uncw.edu. Applications must be submitted through the online application system to be considered.

This position is being recruited at the Journey level. If no applicants apply who meet the required competency and training & experience requirements, then management may consider other applicants. Salary would be determined based on competencies, equity, budget, and market considerations.

EEO Statement:
UNC Wilmington actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified men and women from all racial, ethnic or other minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.