Overtime may be required during special projects. Criminal background check conducted.
To provide technical based skills at the journeyman level on repairing and maintaining air conditioning equipment. Responsible for the complete service of all air conditioning systems.
Repair and maintain refrigeration and air conditioning equipment, services cold storage units, refrigerated systems, adjust valves, thermostats and pressure switches. Provide technical capability in troubleshooting energy management and other electronic controls. Install air conditioning equipment and ductwork in new construction projects. Performs preventive maintenance on air conditioning equipment, refrigeration and heating equipment. Maintains, installs, aligns, services and repairs electric motors serving HVAC units, compressors, vacuum pumps including associated drives, sheaves, couplings. Packs and repairs pumps and electric motors. Repair and maintain steam and hydronic boiler systems. Repairs home type appliances. Able to perform work on equipment in both the campus and Housing complexes. Performs related duties as assigned.
Licenses: Class "C" Operator's Driver's License. Applicant selected must provide a current three year Driving Record from the current state of residence. If not currently a Texas resident, must obtain a Texas Driver's License within 30 days after entering Texas as a new resident.
Overtime may be required during special projects. Other functions as assigned.
High School graduation or equivalent. Five years of skilled journeyman-level experience in repair and maintenance of air conditioning and refrigeration equipment and systems. Valid Texas drivers license required. EPA Universal Refrigerant Certification or ability to obtain certification within 6 months of hire. Applicants must include in their online resume the following information: 1) Employment history: name of company, period employed (from month/year to month/year), job title, summary of job duties and 2) Education: college or college degree, list school name, degree type, major, graduated or not, and hours completed if not graduated. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.
Ability to use all hand and power tools common with the air conditioning and heating trade. Familiarity with different types of HVAC equipment. Must be accurate in all phases of work performed. Working conditions are considered acceptable, but occasionally involve exposure to inclement weather conditions, equipment, tools and chemicals used in the air conditioning equipment. Alertness and careful attention is required to avoid injury to self and to others. Specific job requirements or physical location of positions allocated to this classification render the position security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of Section 51.215 Texas Education Code.
Uniforms and/or personal protection equipment (furnished) May work in all weather conditions May work in extreme temperatures May work around chemical fumes May work around biohazards May work around chemicals May work around electrical and mechanical hazards Use of manual dexterity Climbing of stairs Climbing of ladders Lifting and moving Working conditions are considered acceptable, but occasionally involve exposure to inclement weather conditions, equipment, tools and chemicals used in the air conditioning equipment. Alertness/careful attention is required to avoid injury.