HVAC, Maintenance

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Requisition Information

Position Information

Posted with Limited AccessNoLimited Access Period Ending DateTitleHVAC, MaintenancePosting NumberS01260Full-Time/Part-TimeFull-timeTypical Hours Per Week40Regular, Temporary or TermRegularIf temporary or term, enter anticipated end dateBenefits Eligible?YesHourly/SalariedHourlyBand/LevelSP1Hiring MinimumCommensurate with experience.DepartmentFacilities ServicesLocationMiddlebury, VT CampusHire contingent upon successful completion of the following post-offer screeningBoth Position Summary

Position Summary

Repairs, maintains and assists with installation of freezers and refrigerators, plumbing systems and HVAC systems for campus buildings and facilities.


Essential Functions

Offer is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check and a post-offer pre-employment screening. Please see the physical demands section for additional information.

*Maintains, repairs and assists with installation of refrigerators and freezers, maintains records of repair and advises on/performs preventative maintenance.
*Keeps up-to-date records of chemicals used in refrigerators and freezers, ensures that chemical levels are in compliance with regulations.
*Installs and repairs appliances and equipment.
*Performs maintenance and repair of various facilities as indicated on daily work orders (plumbing and HVAC).
*Orders materials needed to complete jobs from stock area.
*Lays out and installs plumbing and other jobs to comply with plumbing codes.
*Maintains records of time, materials, etc., involved with each job.
*Installs and/or renovates plumbing and HVAC systems.
*Performs testing procedures to troubleshoot all electromechanical systems on campus equipment.
*Maintains ammonia-based refrigeration equipment at ice rink.
Performs associated Facilities Services maintenance work as requested, including, but not limited to: snow removal, event set-up and clean-up, truck loading and unloading and grounds maintenance.
*Works cooperatively with others and accepts direction from supervisors.
*Performs all duties in a safe and professional manner and in accordance with Middlebury College and departmental policies and procedures.

General Responsibilities

Performs other duties as assigned to assist the department in obtaining and maintaining its mission.



High school diploma or equivalent required with appropriate technical school training in refrigeration systems, electromechanical systems and plumbing systems.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of refrigeration, electromechanical and plumbing systems necessary. Must be a RSES Type I&II Certified Refrigerant Technician or have ability to obtain. Journeyman Plumbing License or ability to obtain.. Certified Propane Technician Part 1,4,6,7, preferred.
Must be available to work flexible shifts and overtime if necessary. Must have valid driver’s license and own vehicle for transportation of self, tools and procuring small materials. Furnishes own hand tools for plumbing/mechanical work.


Must have at least 2 years of prior relevant work experience; 5 years is preferred.

Physical Demands

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Posting Information

Close DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to Applicants

Offer is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check and a post-offer pre-employment screening. Please see the physical demands section for additional information.


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Recommendation Letter Requirements

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Supplemental Questions for Posting

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Do you have at least 2 years of related work experience? If so, please describe.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. Please describe your experience/knowledge of building mechanical/electrical/plumbing systems.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. Do you have EPA refrigerant technician certifications Types I and II?
    • yes
    • no
  4. Do you have propane and/or natural gas certifications? Please specify.

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant DocumentRequired Documents
    Optional Documents
    1. Cover Letter
    2. Resume/C V
    3. Certification
    4. Reference Letter 1
    5. Reference Letter 2
    6. Additional Document 1




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    Job No:
    Posted: 4/19/2019
    Application Due: 8/6/2019
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