AIRCONDTNG REFRIG MECH

Location
Philadelphia
Posted
Jul 19, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Duties: Knowledge of the principles and methods used in the maintenance and operation of chilled water, refrigerant , HVAC and building air conditioning systems and their auxiliary components. ( compressors, pumps , coils, cooling towers, cold boxes, ice-machines, split systems, AHU's, etc.).
Experience installing, troubleshooting and repairing all components associated with chilled water, refrigerant, HVAC and building air conditioning systems.
Experience operating and maintaining large centrifugal chillers and their associated auxiliary equipment. (Cooling Towers , Pumps, VFD's,etc)
Experience with maintaining and operating a chilled water distribution loop.
Practical and theoretical knowledge in understanding and utilizing safe work practices and PPE as defined by OSHA and other governing entities. (What is LOTO, JSA, PRCS, PPE, etc.)
Experience with interpreting and working from schematics, drawings, sketches and O&M manuals.

Qualifications: High school diploma or GED, graduate from a recognized HVAC technical school or apprenticeship program and 5-7 years of experience.

Must have successfully completed one of the following:
*An approved accredited apprenticeship (4- 5 year program) in HVAC or Steamfitting.
* HVAC or Steamfitter trade-specific vocational school (2-year program)
*HVAC or Steamfitter trade-specific military school(s) or equivalent approved corporate training program.
Must have experience working in a multi-trades environment; AND must be willing to conduct work outside of his/her primary trade, as operational needs dictate.

Knowledge of the principles and methods used in the maintenance and operation of chilled water, refrigerant , HVAC and building air conditioning systems and their auxiliary components. ( compressors, pumps , coils, cooling towers, cold boxes, ice-machines, split systems, AHU's, etc.)

Must have 5 to 7 years experience with HVAC and/or Steam systems.
Holds an active EPA Universal Refrigerant recovery certificate.
Holds a Philadelphia Class A Operating Engineer's License.
Must be able to accept rotating shift if required.
Must be able to communicate with people and work with minimal supervision.
Ability to climb.
Posses a valid drivers license, free of any suspension or revocation from the individuals state of permanent residency.

Reference Number: 96-26062

Salary Grade: U

Employment Type: Non-Exempt

Org: Trades

Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

Job Family: 1-Unionized