Trades Specialist IV - HVAC Technician
Trades Specialist IV
Trades Specialist IV - HVAC Technician
Division of Administration and Finance
Advertised Minimum Salary
Advertised Salary Range
$31,242 - $49,932
Location of Vacancy
Hours per week
Typical work hours are 8:30am – 5:00pm, Monday through Friday with one hour for lunch.
Must be willing to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the department.Type 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
Provides skilled planned and corrective cross-functional maintenance and repair services relating to mostly HVAC mechanical needs but to a smaller degree also to other trades areas potentially including electrical carpentry, plumbing, and painting that serve designated facilities on the Columbia campus of the University of South Carolina.Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions)
High school diploma and 5 years commercial maintenance and repair services relating to all mechanical and HVAC systems. Must be EPA universal refrigerant certified or obtain certification within 6 months of hiring date. Valid South Carolina driver's license required.Preferred Qualifications Knowledge/Skills/Abilities
Strong knowledge of the application and use of testing equipment utilized in checking, testing, and analyzing mechanical systems such as volt, ohm and amp meters, phase and rotation testers, vibration analysis equipment, mega-ohm meters, multi-meters, static pressure meter, etc. Knowledge and experience in the fabrication and installation of materials and equipment required by HVAC and its control systems and the knowledge or national and local codes requirements.
Posting Detail Information
Number of Vacancies 1 Desired Start Date 05/21/2018 If Research Grant/Time Limited, give end date Job Open Date 04/06/2018 Job Close Date 04/22/2018 Open Until Filled No Special Instructions to Applicant
Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This position is open until filled. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.Quicklink for Posting http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/29143 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, protected veteran status or genetics.
Hazardous weather category Essential Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive No
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Do you have at least a High school diploma and 5 years commercial maintenance and repair services relating to all mechanical and HVAC systems?
Do you have a valid South Carolina Driver's License?
Are you EPA universal refrigerant certified or can obtain certification within 6 months of hiring date?
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