Trades Specialist IV - HVAC Technician

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Logo Posting Number STA00449PO18 Classification Title Trades Specialist IV Internal Title Trades Specialist IV - HVAC Technician Campus Columbia 01 College/Division Division of Administration and Finance Department Facilities Maintenance Band 4 Advertised Minimum Salary $31,242 Advertised Salary Range $31,242 - $49,932 Location of Vacancy Part/Full Time Full Time Hours per week 37.5 Work Schedule

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

About UofSC

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.

Position Description

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 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.

Position Attributes

Hazardous weather category Essential Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive No

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have at least a High school diploma and 5 years commercial maintenance and repair services relating to all mechanical and HVAC systems?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a valid South Carolina Driver's License?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Are you EPA universal refrigerant certified or can obtain certification within 6 months of hiring date?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. List of References and Contact Information
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume





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Posted: 4/7/2018
Application Due: 4/23/2018
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