The FM Technician Mechanical Trades performs under the direction of the Zone 3 Supervisor.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
1.Perform routine maintenance to ensure that machines continue to run smoothly, building systems operate efficiently, and /or the physical condition of building do not deteriorate. 2.Use electrical test devices to troubleshoot and repair chiller electrical control circuits. 3.Overhaul small reciprocal compressors, larger reciprocal, absorption and centrifugal compressors independently. 4.Diagnose mechanical problems and determine how to correct them by checking blueprints, repair manuals or parts catalogs as necessary. 5.Use tool ranging from common hand and power tools such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills and wrenches to precision measuring instruments and electrical and electronic testing devices.
Minimum Experience / Education:
Graduation from high school or equivalent and four years experience. Experience in the trade(s) areas related to the position’s role may be substituted on a year-for-year basis.
Preferred Education Skills and Experience:
1. Graduation from high school or equivalent and four years of experience. Experience in the trade(s) areas related to the position's role may be substituted on a year-for-year basis. 2. Associate’s degree in HVAC Technology preferred. 3. Three years’ experience in the installation, maintenance and repair of physical plant facilities preferred. 4. Current Universal Certification by the EPA 40 CFR part 82, Subpart F preferred. 5. Proven track record in facilities. 6. Ability to effectively communicate the English language (reading, writing, interpretation and comprehension) required. 7. Effective skills in verbal, written and interpersonal communications. 8. Computer literate. 9. Knowledge and skill with Google Chrome, Microsoft Word and Excel, and willingness to learn new programs. 10. Ability to effectively work/interact with persons from different backgrounds and cultures. 11. Ability to foster and create an atmosphere of teamwork. 12. Selected candidate must have the mental and physical capabilities to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.
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