The Facilities Management unit of the Division of Facilities and Services is seeking applications for a Trades Specialist I position at the Health Sciences Center. Under the direction of the Manager and/or Lead, this position will repair, maintain, install or rebuild all types of HVAC systems and exhaust systems to meet building needs and blueprint specifications.
In order to be successful in this position, the ideal candidate will:
Install, repair and maintain HVAC equipment, fume hoods, exhaust hoods, refrigeration systems, coolers, chillers, sub-zero coolers and associated hardware.
Understand both pneumatic and digital controls both during installation, repair, replacement and upgrading systems as necessary, to include controls and utilization of computer equipment.
Balance air flow systems, including adapting and sizing new ducts to accept hydronic heating and cooling coils with pneumatic controls and electronic controls.
Utilize various software and computer equipment in the performance of tasks, recordkeeping, etc.
Repair, install and maintain a variety of refrigeration units and similar devices to include recording and controlling refrigerants as required by code.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Work Hours: 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.; must have ability to work overtime as may be required
Pay Grade: 13
High school diploma or equivalent, plus 18 months of additional training in HVAC field
Two (2) years of experience
Knowledge of HVAC systems, refrigeration systems and work practices
Knowledge of electronic/electric systems
Knowledge of local, state and federal building codes
Ability to read blue prints and construction diagrams
Ability to work with fabricating metals
Demonstrated skills at bond, welding and assembling various materials utilized for ductwork, exhaust and/or distribution systems, etc.
Ability to read, follow and interpret safety rules and guidelines
West Virginia HVAC Technician License
Type I, Type II and 410A or a Universal with a 410A
Physical requirements include the ability to:
Stoop, bend, crawl and climb heights over 10 feet
Work in inclement weather conditions
Lift materials over 50 lbs.
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