Civil Service Posting #13-89
March 18, 2013
The following is a current civil service vacancy at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. Applicants compete by examination. If you are interested in applying for this position, please complete and submit a Civil Service application, resume and any current licenses/certifications related to this position to the Office of Human Resources.
NOTE: Some positions may be represented by a union and may require union dues.
PNEUMATIC INSTRUMENTS AND CONTROLS MECHANIC – FACILITIES MANAGEMENT
Description: This position is responsible for repairing and maintaining pneumatic instruments and controls used in the HVAC system for environmental control of campus buildings. Various duties of the Pneumatic Instruments and Controls Mechanic include, but are not limited to inspecting and adjusting pneumatic controls devices, dampers, valves, thermostats, air compressors and dryers; repairing/rebuilding variable air volume boxes; repairing/adjusting temperature and pressure transmitters, switches, and instrumentation; utilizing the campus energy management system to diagnose and repair HVAC systems; air balancing; programming and making adjustments using HVAC pro software.
Minimum Qualifications: Experience sufficient to qualify as a journeyman pipefitter, with a minimum of five years of actual work at the trade, including apprentice and vocational training, one year of which was in pneumatic instruments and controls work.
Personal Attributes Needed to Undertake Job: Applicants must have mechanical skills to affect repairs to systems using basic hand tools skills, be able to read control diagrams and blueprints to be able to see how HVAC are controlled and operated, and have the ability to install pneumatic and HVAC controls using sketches, diagrams, and specifications.
Starting Salary: $37.80 per hour
Application Deadline: April 1, 2013
Residency: Illinois residency required
FLSA Status: Non-exempt
Qualified applicants must submit a Civil Service application http://www.siue.edu/humanresources/forms/pdf/APPLICATION_FOR_CIVIL_SERVICE_EMPLOYMENT.doc (required), resume and any current licenses/certifications related to the position to:
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Office of Human Resources
Campus Box 1040
Edwardsville, IL 62026-1040
Only one Civil Service application is required to be completed per year. Please use only one application to apply for multiple positions. The Office of Human Resources will not contact applicants that do not meet the minimum qualifications listed. If qualifying by education, you must submit your transcript at the time of application. Applicants qualifying for Veteran’s preference must submit a copy of form DD214 at the time of application.
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