Pipe/Mech II - HVAC Tech

Location
Colorado Springs, CO
Posted
Sep 06, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution




Applications will be accepted until Tuesday, September 26, 2017.

Candidates are required to submit the following to be considered for this position:
  • Classified Staff Application Form (found on the UCCS HR website. Go to Forms and it's under 'C')


Colorado law requires that candidates for state government jobs be residents of Colorado at the time of application.

Pipe/Mech Trades II/D6C2XX

FLSA Non-Exempt (Eligible for overtime)

Starting Salary: $4110/month

Operates, monitors, and repairs DDC and pneumatic controls, light commercial refrigeration equipment, Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC), and associated hardware for all UCCS General Fund campus buildings.

Essential Personnel - Provide services that relate directly to the health, safety, and welfare of the campus, ensure continuity of key operations, and maintain and protect campus properties. Responds to emergencies on campus related to loss of power, fire, flooding, HVAC breakdowns or safety and security actions. Participates in seasonal snow removal and ice mitigation using hand and motorized devices. Drives trucks and other snow removal vehicles to meet service requirements as directed by Manager, Maintenance Services.

Puts together bids / estimates from various supply distributors and vendors for campus maintenance / repair projects. Recommends process improvements and / or equipment recommendations for more efficient operation. Schedule and coordinates most efficient and / or productive means of completing the task at hand. Provide support for small / large projects including reviewing drawings, specifications and control "sequence of operations" to ensure design meets University guidelines / standards. Coordinate outages related to projects, perform quality assurance inspections, attend project walk-throughs and assist with new system startup / commissioning as required. Effectively responds to and communicates with customer's using the WebTMA work request / work order system, phone, email and face-to-face methods.

Inspects, analyzes, repairs and / or replaces, cleans, adjusts and calibrates electronic and refrigeration controls, components and equipment for HVAC systems. Schedules and performs routine / requested maintenance tasks meeting department objectives on various mechanical, related electrical equipment, DDC and pneumatic controls in heating and cooling systems, pumps, motors, belts, and filters with work orders within the WebTMA work request / work order system. Enters, documents, prioritizes, and completes work orders in a timely manner. Diagnoses breakdowns in equipment and devises a plan for correcting problems. Installs, repairs, replaces or rebuilds valves, pumps, water heaters, boilers, water distribution, drain, waste, vent, gas, compressed air and vacuum lines. Request parts for repair and replacement. Repairs and maintains condensate drain lines, traps and water valves for chillers, refrigerators and other HVAC equipment. Responds to emergency calls, making diagnosis, recommending corrective action and making repairs as determined.

Proactively inspects mechanical rooms, pipe chases, bathrooms, and other rooms equipped with mechanical and plumbing equipment and determines that heating, cooling, pneumatic and plumbing systems are in proper working condition; also assesses areas for potential freeze hazards. Schedules and performs predictive / preventive maintenance tasks meeting department objectives on various mechanical, related electrical equipment, DDC and pneumatic controls in heating and cooling systems, pumps, motors, belts, and filters with PM work orders within the WebTMA work request / work order system. Enters, documents, prioritizes, and completes PM work orders in a timely manner. Works with Manager, Maintenance Services in identifying PM / RM controlled maintenance projects. Participates in monthly GF building maintenance assessments. This includes routine inspections of mechanical and plumbing equipment. Submits / enters data into the WebTMA work request / work order system. Conducts work in a safe manner. Monitors, inspects and replenishes water treatment in closed and open loop systems. Drives department vehicles and uses appropriate equipment to support these activities.

Other Duties as Assigned - Work of a similar nature to the other specific duties assigned.

Candidates must understand, and comply with, the following:

Drug Free Workplace
Driver's License Requirement
Essential Services Designation
Pre-Placement Physical
Shift Work


Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications: Three years progressively responsible HVAC maintenance experience preferably in a commercial setting such as a university or hospital.

Preferred Qualifications: Four to 10 years of progressively responsible HVAC maintenance experience preferably in a commercial setting such as a university or hospital.

Professional Development - Meet minimum of 15 hours of trade specific training annually.


Special Instructions to Applicants:Classified Staff positions have specific application requirements: Submit all required documents indicated in this posting. Include a current email address as communication is electronic-based. Failure to complete a timely application may result in the rejection of your application. Applications MUST be completed in their entirety, including job title, duties, months and years employed, and hours per week worked as minimum experience is calculated on a 40 hour/week basis. Address qualifications, competencies and preferred qualifications in your application, as these along with previous work experience will be used to assess competencies. Answers will be verified against your application and may be checked with references. False information could lead to your removal from the hiring process. Click here to view Veteran and other General Information regarding Classified Staff positions.

Part of, if not the entire, comparative analysis process for this position will involve a review of the information you submit in your application materials; Therefore, it is essential that in the experience portion of your application, you describe the extent to which you possess the education, experience, and competencies outlined in the job announcement as well as the required and/or preferred qualifications/competencies. Failure to include adequate information or follow instructions may affect your status and prevent you from being considered in subsequent measures used to arrive at a top group of applicants. Do not substitute the resume and "see resume" statements in lieu of a complete application form.

Application Materials Required:Classified Staff Application Form

Application Materials Instructions:Colorado law requires that applicants for Classified Staff positions be current residents of the State of Colorado at the time of applying. **APPLICATIONS ARE NOT COMPLETE AND MAY NOT BE CONSIDERED UNLESS ALL THE APPLICATION MATERIAL, INCLUDING THE CLASSIFIED STAFF APPLICATIONI FORM, IS COMPLETED AND ATTACHED TO THE PROFILE SUBMISSION. THE APPLICATION IS ACCESSED AT http://www.uccs.edu/hr/forms-and-templates.html#C, or on the UCCS HR website, Forms & Templates, Classified Staff Application Form. RESUMES WILL NOT SUBSTITUTE FOR THIS APPLICATION FORM.



Job Category: Facilities/Labor,Trades & Crafts

Primary Location: Colorado Springs

Department: C0001 -- Colorado Springs Campus - 40095 - Physical Plant Ops

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Sep 5, 2017

Closing Date: Sep 26, 2017, 10:59:00 PM

Posting Contact Name: Cindy Corwin

Posting Contact Email: ccorwin@uccs.edu

Position Number: 00735125

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