Trades Specialist IV
Division of Administration and Finance
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Monday-Friday, 8:00 am – 4:30 pmType of Staff Position Full-time Equivalent (FTE) Basis 12 months Job Search Category Trades/Maintenance
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.
Advertised Job Summary
Responsible for the operation and maintenance of the Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) automated building control systems consisting of the direct digital control (DDC) Central Energy Management System (EMS) at the University of South Carolina's Columbia campus.Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions)
High school diploma and 3 in the operation and maintenance of HVAC mechanical and building control systems and associated peripheral devices.
Drivers License required.Preferred Qualifications
High school diploma and 5 years experience in the operation and maintenance of HVAC mechanical and building control systems and associated peripheral devices.Knowledge/Skills/Abilities
General working knowledge of HVAC Controls and EMS systems, knowledge of mechanical equipment, pumping and steam systems, chilled and hot water systems as well as a sound knowledge of air-conditioning, heating, ventilation, electrical and other related trades. Must possess good leadership abilities, good interpersonal skills and the ability to interface and work well with subordinates, peers, outside departments and other business professionals.
Posting Detail Information
Number of Vacancies 3 - 003868,003938,148823 Desired Start Date 11/16/2017 If Research Grant/Time Limited, give end date Job Open Date 10/10/2017 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant Quicklink for Posting http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/20160 EEO Statement
The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.
Hazardous weather category Essential Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive Yes
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Do you have at least a high school diploma and 3 in the operation and maintenance of HVAC mechanical and building control systems and associated peripheral devices?
Do you have a valid Driver's License?
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