This position is overtime eligible. This position is not eligible for relocation allowance. This position is a member of Washington Federation of State Employees Higher Education (WFSE-HE). Bellevue College is a student-centered, comprehensive and innovative college, committed to teaching excellence that advances the life-long educational development of its students while strengthening the economic, social and cultural life of its diverse community. The college promotes student success by providing high-quality, flexible, accessible educational programs and services; advancing pluralism, inclusion and global awareness; and acting as a catalyst and collaborator for a vibrant region.
We strive to create a vibrant campus community that supports a diverse student body, faculty and staff. As an essential part of our mission and goals, pluralism is promoted in all aspects of college life. By enriching student life through leadership opportunities, personal learning and cultural experiences, we are committed to building a pluralistic and diverse campus community that fosters creativity, innovation and student success.
The Heating, Ventilation, & Air Conditioning (HVAC) Tech installs, maintains, and repairs heating, ventilation, and air conditioning equipment used in refrigeration plants and air conditioning, ventilation, and water cooling systems. Under the general direction of the Distribution and Maintenance Manager, the employee occupying this position will utilize standard practices, methods, materials, and tools to assist in a safe space learning environment for faculty, staff and students.
Essential Functions/Typical Duties
Repair: HVAC equipment used in refrigeration plants and air conditioning ventilation, and water cooling systems. Including install and maintain. This includes building a preventive maintenance schedule for all HVAC equipment and systems.
Overhaul equipment: electrical circuits, temperature and pressure controls, and other equipment using wrenches, testers, soldering and welding equipment. This includes preventive maintenance schedule of all related equipment.
Diagnose: inspect, troubleshoot, and overhaul electrical control circuits, temperature and pressure controls, and all related HVAC components using manuals, blueprints, and equipment knowledge.
Testing: test coils, valves, and connections to determine that systems are leak proof and properly adjusted. Operate and maintain cooling towers, including water treatment systems. Make measurements, and adjust all types of heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration systems for most efficient performance.
Related duties: may lead or instruct helpers as required. May perform work in other trades.
Two yearsHVAC Mechanic work experience with journeyman standing.
Vocational training may be substituted for work experience on a year-to-year basis
Possession of a valid motor vehicle operator's license may be required
Ability to follow supervisory instructions
Ability to work in a team environment
Good written, verbal and communication skills
Ability to problem solve and make good decisions
Good customer service experience
Demonstrate the ability to work effectively with diverse groups
Required Information How to apply:
Individuals interested in this position are encouraged to apply. Your application must include all required documents and a complete online application to be considered complete. Any application that does not provide all requested information will be considered incomplete and will not be screened for the position.
Please submit the following to be considered:
Complete an online application (note that stating "See Resume" on any section of the online Application will be deemed incomplete)
Complete the supplemental questionnaire
Attach a resume
Attach a letter of interest addressing how you meet or exceed the minimum and desired qualifications
Attach a Diversity Statement that addresses the following: please provide specific examples of how your educational and/or professional experiences, demonstrate your commitment to diversity and equity. (max 1 page)
Located in Bellevue, Washington, Bellevue College is a community based public institution. Bellevue College is a student-centered, comprehensive and innovative college, committed to teaching excellence, that advances the life-long educational development of its students while strengthening the economic, social and cultural life of its diverse community. The college serves 37,000 students every year, and is represented by 65 different countries. Bellevue College has a variety of distance learning options for the students such as online learning. Students have the opportunity to receive a variety degrees and certificates that range from a GED to a Baccalaureate degree. The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities accredits Bellevue College as a baccalaureate degree-granting institution.