Basic Functions and Responsibilities : To perform skilled mechanical work on heat pumps, split systems and large tonnage chillers.
Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities :
~Read and work from blueprints, shop drawings and schematics.
~Perform electrical and plumbing work related to refrigeration and temperature control equipment.
~Work with all types of refrigerants, gases, welding equipment, tools and test equipment.
~Make all necessary tests and calibration for installation, maintenance and repair of equipment.
~Maintain operation and control of air handling systems.
~Install and maintain all types of air conditioning, refrigeration and temperature controls equipment.
~Physical demands of the position are heavy lifting up to 50 pounds, walking, climbing, and bending flexibility.
~Must be able to work safely in varying temperature extremes since equipment is often located on roof tops and other unconditioned spaces. Safely work off ladders, scaffolding, platforms, and other types of lifts.
~Submit material requisition for supplies for individual jobs.
~ Must be able to work independently.
~ Must perform all work in a safe and professional manner.
~ Primary hours will be 7:00am to 4:00pm.
Supervision Received From: General supervision is received from an assigned supervisor.
Required and Preferred Qualifications:
Required Qualifications : High School degree.
Minimum two years experience in Refrigeration/Air conditioning service.
A valid driver's license is required.
Must have strong human relation abilities, excellent oral and written communication skills and demonstrate leadership capabilities.
Must be E.P.A Certified.
Selected candidate will be required to pass a background investigation prior to employment
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