Heating and Air Conditiioning Technician

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Due to COVID19 restrictions put in place by the local, state and federal government, Sul Ross State University is temporarily suspending posting of new positions and hiring to fill vacancies. We will continue to review the situation as it unfolds, to lift restrictions at the earliest possible time.

Job TitleHeating and Air Conditiioning TechnicianLocationAlpineDepartmentServicesJob No.Posting Date08/02/2019End DateUntil FilledYesAppointment DateSalary$31,412Required

High school or Vocational school graduate and the successful completion of a formal training program and/or an apprenticeship in the Heating and Refrigeration trade; minimum two years experience at the journeyman level as a heating and refrigeration mechanic.


Masters level skills with a minimum of five years experience in a university setting. Minimum of five years experience working with large centrifugal chiller units, fire tube boilers and the operating successful energy conservation measures. After hours and weekend “on-call” availability required. Current driver’s license and driving record acceptable to the University must be maintained as a condition of employment.

Primary Responsibilities

Perform the installation, modification, repair, and maintenance of University heating and cooling systems and equipment. Must be able to correspond in written (work order, manuals, instructions, etc.), and verbal (telephone, two-way radio, conversation with co-workers, etc.) form. Must be capable of safely operating university equipment, i.e. university service vehicle, and various lift equipment devices. Must work safely on ladders, in confined spaces, on roof tops and other areas. Must actively participate in all safety training and the “safety First” program. Responsible for personal safety and the safety of others; must exercise due caution and practice safe work habits at all times. This position is security sensitive.

Other Information

Texas Law requires a 60 day waiting period before new state employees are eligible to enroll in health insurance.

It is the policy of Sul Ross State University to provide equal employment opportunity for all persons in accordance with their individual, job related qualifications and without consideration of race, creed, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status and ancestry. Equal employment opportunities shall be afforded in all personnel actions or decisions including, but not necessarily limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, upgrading, promotion, demotion, termination and salary. Retaliation is prohibited against a person who opposes a discriminatory practice, files a charge, testifies, assists or participates in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

About SRSU

Sul Ross State University, located in Alpine, Texas (www.alpinetexas.com), is in the Scenic Davis Mountains of West Texas, is a member of the Texas State University System, is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Associate, Bachelor’s, and Master’s degrees, and has an enrollment of approximately 2,000 students of campus in Alpine, Texas. At an elevation of 4,480 feet, and on the periphery of the Chihuahuan Desert, Alpine enjoys mild winters and cool summers. Davis Mountain State Park, Fort Davis National Historic Site, Big Bend National Park, and Guadalupe National Park are all within one to three hours driving distance from Alpine. More information is available regarding Sul Ross State University and position openings See http://www.sulross.edu our website.

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