The HVAC Technician III will assist in the installation, calibration, operation, repair, and preventive maintenance of building heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems (HVAC), as well as other refrigeration systems and associated controls.
HS Diploma or equivalent
Experience may not be substituted for the education requirement.
Experience in industrial, institutional or commercial HVAC and refrigeration systems.
Education may not be substituted for the experience requirement.
Universal EPA Refrigerant Certification or ability to obtain one within six months of employment.
Other Skills Required
Skill and knowledge of HVAC installation and repairs, including troubleshooting, calibration, adjustment and repair of control components and systems; repair and adjustment of air handling equipment such as blowers, belt drives, coils, ductwork, and control valves; installation, maintenance and repair of direct expansion air conditioning and refrigeration units, including cold box refrigeration systems, environmental rooms; and maintenance of hot water systems and converters. Proper use of tools of the trade such as hand tools, refrigerant pressure gages, air flow meters, volt and amp meters, and other system analytical instruments. Ability to read mechanical blueprints and electrical schematic diagrams associated with HVAC and refrigeration controls and processes. Application of normal safety standards for self and coworkers with the appropriate use of tools and protective equipment as well as maintaining knowledge of current university safety standards.
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